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4.09

Awesome75%
Worth A Look: 3.13%
Just Average: 0%
Pretty Crappy: 0%
Sucks: 21.88%

1 review, 26 user ratings


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Death Scenes
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by Charles Tatum

"Mondo Crappo"
1 stars

As overrated satanic priest Anton LaVey intones darkly about the carnage on this tape, I had a thought.

Does one of the later entries in this series feature a picture of LaVey laid out on an autopsy table? We are treated to scenes of crime scene photos of everything from suicide victims to murdered and molested children, do we get the visual treat of seeing old LaVey after the coroner was done with him? Probably not. I just do not understand the pull these videos have. Real gore, real death. The tape is funniest when it blames Hollywood films for numbing this nation to the sanctity of human life, as if Wavelength Video was doing me a favor. Why did I take this from the video store then? To rant and rave about this kind of mondo garbage. "Death Scenes" is not educational. It is not even very well done. "Death Scenes" is garbage, appealing to the lowest common denominator of society. If your life is so empty that the thought of seeing sixty year old crime scene photos appeals to you, you might want to check the self help book section.

Good luck with your recovery.

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originally posted: 03/20/03 19:53:02
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User Comments

7/02/07 kevin amazing!! easily one of te best shock films out 5 stars
1/12/07 action movie fan the real deal!!!!!!! archival ww2, veitnam hisorical and gory accidental death--truly effec 5 stars
11/26/05 LPG AWESOME TO THE MAX!!! 5 stars
8/06/05 Carson Hightower Death Scenes is a masterful documentary 5 stars
7/02/05 RIP gore-tastic! 5 stars
5/15/05 maria estrada nice 5 stars
4/26/05 MORRIE SILVERBERG GOOD 5 stars
4/07/05 LM GREAT 5 stars
3/06/05 Carmen Lagosee Icky but fun 5 stars
2/23/05 Tyler Voss Better than expected. 5 stars
1/19/05 Dr. Lawrence Terry Tatum's a jerk! This film is great! 5 stars
1/03/05 IVAN D.S. is AOK 5 stars
12/21/04 janet moss good movie 5 stars
12/06/04 yoo sun lee very good 5 stars
11/25/04 BJ AWESOME !!!!!!!!! 5 stars
10/15/04 Kyle McEvrin Liked Death Scenes a lot 5 stars
7/03/04 Conrad Fouts A Fascinating Film 5 stars
6/05/04 John Miranda enjoyed 5 stars
5/26/04 Hira Death Scenes is my favorite documentary dealing 5 stars
3/27/04 Barry Levitt Death Scenes is Terrific entertainment!!! 5 stars
3/26/04 whore liked Traces Of Death better... 4 stars
1/25/04 Art Kinsey AMAZING SERIES OF TRUE CRIME FEATURES 5 stars
12/21/03 pat atwater made you realize the past was no different than today 5 stars
6/17/03 Adam Barwick Superior real-death documentary. Some astonishing images. 5 stars
6/10/03 Charles Tatum Rancid 1 stars
3/25/03 Adam Parfrey / Feral House Real film noir. Excellently put together police lore. 5 stars
IF YOU'VE SEEN THIS FILM, RATE IT!
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USA
  02-Feb-1989 (NR)

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Directed by
  Nick Bougas

Written by
  Nick Bougas
  F.B. Vincenzo

Cast
  Anton LaVey



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