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Film Review: Der Todesking (The Death King) (1990)


SYNOPSIS: Seven episodes, each taking place on a different day of the week, on the theme of suicide and violent death. REVIEW: From the years 1988 to 1994, you’d have been hard pressed to find a more disturbing, yet artistic, filmmaker than Jorg Buttgereit. In just six years, the man released some of the most depressing, moody, and controversial films ...

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Horror Funding: Jörg Buttgereit ‘s German Angst Launches Kickstarter


German director Jorg Buttgereit celebrates the 2014 special edition dvd and blu-ray releases of his classic horror film Nekromantik with a special 35mm print screening at the egyptian theater, and launch of kickstarter to produce first horror film project in twenty years, German Angst! *JORG BUTTGEREIT IN ATTENDANCE OCT. 24!* Cult Epics celebrates a special October 24th 35mm print screening ...

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Film Review: Schramm (1993)


SYNOPSIS: Journey into the twisted mind of a serial killer with this exploration of the true-life German “Lipstick Killer.” Suspected of murdering more than a dozen women, psychopath Lothar Schramm (Florian Koerner von Gustorf) paints the lips of the women he’s killed and rapes them after death. With shocking images of brutal violence, filmmaker Jörg Buttgereit imagines Schramm’s life flashing ...

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