Cannibal Holocaust
  • Director(s)

    Ruggero Deodato

  • Production Year

    1979

  • Genre(s)

    Horror

  • Approx. running minutes

    95m

  • Cast

    Robert Kerman, Francesca Ciardi, Perry Pirkanen

  • Cuts

    A version of this work was cut

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Film

Cannibal Holocaust

sexual violence, strong bloody violence, gore, sex, disturbing images

CANNIBAL HOLOCAUST is an Italian horror film in which a professor finds lost footage in the Amazon rainforest of a missing documentary crew who were studying indigenous cannibalistic tribes.

  • Director(s)

    Ruggero Deodato

  • Production Year

    1979

  • Genre(s)

    Horror

  • Approx. running minutes

    95m

  • Cast

    Robert Kerman, Francesca Ciardi, Perry Pirkanen

  • Cuts

    A version of this work was cut

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sexual violence and sexual threat

There are scenes of sexual violence in which women are raped, sometimes by several men. Scenes include nudity, including brief genital nudity. In one sequence, a woman is penetrated with a wooden dildo, before having her genitals mutilated, as part of a ritualised punishment for adultery. She is subsequently bludgeoned to death.

violence

There are scenes of strong bloody violence, including people bludgeoned to death, shot, as well as executed by firing squad. In one sequence, a man is castrated. There are bloody scenes in the aftermath of violence, including corpses being flayed and sliced up.

sex

There is strong sex, including sexualised nudity.

disturbing images

There are scenes of animal slaughter, including a giant turtle which is decapitated, dismembered and disemboweled. The body of a newborn baby is submerged in mud. In another sequence, a monkey's head is sliced off. There are scenes of cannibalism.


There is strong language ('motherf**ker' and 'f**k'), and infrequent scenes of cocaine snorting.

One or more of the releases in this collection was cut.

UseRuntimeDistributorClassification Date
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Cannibal HolocaustPhysical media + VOD/Streaming95m 0s88 Films Limited01/06/2022
Cannibal Holocaust - Ruggero Deodato's New EditPhysical media + VOD/Streaming92m 0sArgent Films Ltd01/08/2011
Cannibal HolocaustPhysical media + VOD/Streaming92m 0sArgent Films Ltd10/05/2011
Cannibal HolocaustPhysical media + VOD/Streaming86m 0sMichael Lee20/08/2004
Cannibal HolocaustPhysical media + VOD/Streaming86m 0sProtected Ltd17/07/2001
UseRuntimeDistributorClassification Date
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Cannibal HolocaustPhysical media + VOD/Streaming3m 0sProtected Ltd05/03/2001
  • Classified date

    01/06/2022

  • Language

    English