As far as cinematic genres go, few are as reliably controversial as horror cinema. From the days of Tod Browning’s Freaks (which used real sideshow performers for its ghastly tale of retribution) way back in 1932, to some of the unforgettable moments of Lars Von Trier’s Antichrist, controversy is one of the genre’s constants.
While there’s no official title bestowed upon the… Continue reading The Last Horror Blog: Eight Movies More Controversial Than 'The Human Centipede' Series
Some franchises just make sense. James Bond can go on forever because there’s endless stories you can tell with a handsome super spy saving the world. The Avengers can spin-off into a dozen different franchises all their own because it’s got characters for days. But The Human Centipede? Who can really say they saw it getting a single sequel, yet alone two?
Today in gross news you didn’t need to know: Director Tom Six has tweeted about the next chapter in his torture porn series, “The Human Centipede.” (The movies follow two sick/twisted/mentally unstable men who like stitching people together.)
So, after sewing three individuals in the first film, then 12 in “The Human Centipede II: Full Sequence,” how does Six plan on topping himself this time around? By making a vomit-inducing 500-person… Continue reading 'Human Centipede 3' Director Tom Six: Sequel Will Include A 500-Person Centipede
Sobering thought before you check out for happy hour on Friday afternoon: we currently live in a world where there are not one, but two movies about creating human centipedes. When the aliens from ‘A.I.’ are surveying the wreckage of Earth in 3,000 years, that’s the type of thing that they might point at and say, “Thank God these guys are gone.” Put another way: this is why we can’t… Continue reading Screw You, 'Human Centipede II'