Video nasties

The 72 "video nasties" compiled by the Director of Public Prosecutions and published in 1983, 39 of which were deemed "obscene" by the courts. The kind of films that, during my youth, were either passed around like samizdat literature on piss poor VHS tapes or were beyond our limited reach and so became the source of wild rumours about their lurid contents. Most proved rather disappointing when we finally tracked them down (although some rank amongst my favourite films), but being banned did add an extra level of enjoyment to tracking them down and watching them. Following the retirement of chief scourge of video nasties James Ferman, a lot of the films have since been resubmitted and most have passed with no cuts, those that remain cut tend to include violence to animals and women. Interestingly, Ferman's retirement in 1999 coincided with a renaissance in British horror films, as can be demonstrated in this graph. Coincidence?

I have grouped the videos by whether they were or were not prosecuted and then related films from the same period that were caught up in the moral panic (basically the grouping they have on Wikipedia), rounding things out with some documentaries. I've also provided a few quick details of the film's fate although I've not been too specific as there can be multiple versions of one title and the situation can change, so do your homework before buying.

Sources: Video Nasties list and The Complete Video Nasties List , both of which give an overview of the films (the former is the most in-depth).

Further reading: Seduction of the Gullible: The Truth Behind the Video Nasty Scandal (2007) by John Martin. The Evil Dead, The Living Dead and the dead wrong , a Guardian article looking back on the period, prompted by the release of the following DVD:

Further viewing: Video Nasties: The Definitive Guide (R2). There are also two collections, both also R2:

* Box of the Banned, contains: The Evil Dead, Zombie Flesh Eaters, The Driller Killer, The Last House on the Left, Nightmares in a Damaged Brain, I Spit on Your Grave and Ban the Sadist Videos!. I didn't buy this one as some of the films are cut, I have either already seen some and the ones I wanted to buy I got in better quality and uncut DVDs.

* Box of the Banned 2, contains: Tenebrae, Contamination, Don't Go Near the Park, The Witch Who Came From the Sea, Evilspeak and Ban the Sadist Videos! Part 2. I have this one as it seemed a reasonably-priced collection with a few films I was curious about seeing.

See also: Torture porn films (and their antecedents), my wider list of similar films from around the world. Someone else has done a list on "roughies," which I know little about but according to Sleazoid Express: A Mind-twisting Tour Through the Grindhouse Cinema of Times Square they are "extreme, sexually motivated movies". Both lists demonstrate that there is far worse lurking out there, and the films that made the list seem rather random.
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1.
Absurd (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  
A priest comes to a small town to help get rid of a monster whose blood coagulates very fast. This creates problems as the monster is very hard to kill and then decides to go on a killing spree of its own. (96 mins.)
Director: Peter Newton
“ aka Anthropophagus 2 (although not actually a sequel)

Prosecuted.

Never resubmitted. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
2.
Antropophagus (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  
A group of tourists become stranded on an uninhabited island where they are stalked by an insane, violent, and grotesque killer that slaughtered the town's former residents. (90 mins.)
Director: Joe D'Amato
“ Prosecuted.

Still cut. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
3.
Cannibal Apocalypse (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
Giovanni Lambardo Radice and John Saxon are Vietman vets that bring back contagious virus that turn people into cannibals when bitten. (96 mins.)
“ aka Cannibal Apocalypse

Prosecuted.

Still cut. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
4.
Axe (1974)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  
Three criminals on a murder spree arrives at a farmhouse, where a girl is living with her paralyzed grandfather. (65 mins.)
“ aka Lisa, Lisa

Prosecuted.

Passed uncut in 2005. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
5.
A Bay of Blood (1971)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
An elderly heiress is killed by her husband who wants control of her fortunes. What ensues is an all-out... (84 mins.)
Director: Mario Bava
“ aka Twitch of the Death Nerve

Prosecuted.

Passed uncut in 2010. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
6.
Toxic Zombies (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.1/10 X  
After drug crops are sprayed with a chemical by a passing airplane, the growers of the crop are poisoned... (89 mins.)
Director: Charles McCrann
“ aka Toxic Zombies

Prosecuted.

Passed uncut in 2006. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
7.
Blood Feast (1963)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  
An Egyptian caterer kills various women in suburban Miami to use their body parts to bring to life a dormant Egyptian goddess, while an inept police detective tries to track him down. (67 mins.)
“ Prosecuted.

Passed uncut in 2005. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
8.
Bloody Moon (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  
Girls are killed at a language-school in Spain. (90 mins.)
Director: Jesús Franco
“ Prosecuted.

Passed uncut in 2008. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
9.
The Burning (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
A former summer camp caretaker, horribly burned from a prank gone wrong, lurks around an upstate New York summer camp bent on killing the teenagers responsible for his disfigurement. (91 mins.)
Director: Tony Maylam
“ Prosecuted.

Passed uncut in 2001. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
10.
Cannibal Ferox (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  
Three friends out to disprove cannibalism meet two men on the run who tortured and enslaved a cannibal tribe to find emeralds, and now the tribe is out for revenge. (93 mins.)
Director: Umberto Lenzi
“ Prosecuted.

Still cut. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
11.
Cannibal Holocaust (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
During a rescue mission into the Amazon rainforest, a professor stumbles across lost film shot by a missing documentary crew. (95 mins.)
Director: Ruggero Deodato
“ Prosecuted.

Still cut. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
12.
The Cannibal Man (1972)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
A young man, Marco, working as a butcher, accidentally kills a taxi driver. His girlfriend Paula wants to go to the police so he has to kill her too... (94 mins.)
“ Prosecuted.

Still cut. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
13.
Devil Hunter (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.3/10 X  
A Vietnam veteran heads to an island inhabited by cannibals to save a kidnapped model not only from her kidnappers, but also from the cannibals' lurking Devil god. (102 mins.)
Director: Clifford Brown
“ Prosecuted.

Passed uncut in 2008. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
14.
Don't Go in the Woods (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.6/10 X  
A maniacal murderer kills tourists in the woods. (82 mins.)
Director: James Bryan
“ Prosecuted.

Passed uncut in 2007. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
15.
The Driller Killer (1979)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.0/10 X  
An artist slowly goes insane while struggling to pay his bills, work on his paintings, and care for his two female roommates, which leads him taking to the streets of New York after dark and randomly killing derelicts with a power drill. (96 mins.)
Director: Abel Ferrara
“ Prosecuted.

Passed uncut in 2002.

Public domain. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
16.
Evilspeak (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
An outcast military cadet taps into a way to summon demons and cast spells on his tormentors through his computer. (97 mins.)
Director: Eric Weston
“ Prosecuted.

Passed uncut in 2004. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
17.
Trauma (1976)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  
A paranoid writer (Kier) is unable to get started on his second novel. He hires a secretary (Hayden), and then his troubles really begin. (84 mins.)
“ Prosecuted.

Still cut. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
18.
Faces of Death (1978 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.0/10 X  
A collection of death scenes, ranging from TV-material to home-made super-8 movies The common factor is death by some means. (105 mins.)
“ Prosecuted.

Still cut. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
19.
Fight for Your Life (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
A mean trashy exploitation picture about three convicts who escape from jail and hole up at the house of a black minister... (82 mins.)
“ Prosecuted.

Never resubmitted. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
20.
Flesh for Frankenstein (1973)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
In Serbia, Baron Frankenstein lives with the Baroness and their two children. He dreams of a super-race... (95 mins.)
“ Prosecuted.

Passed uncut in 2006. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
21.
The Gestapo's Last Orgy (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.4/10 X  
Lise Cohen is taken to a special prisoner-of-war camp for female Jews, a camp run as a bordello to entertain... (92 mins.)
Director: Cesare Canevari
“ Prosecuted.

Never resubmitted. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
22.
The Ghastly Ones (1968)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.9/10 X  
Three married couples are forced to spend the night in a Victorian-era house where they start getting killed off by a deranged psycho who's bent on claiming an inheritance they are all entitled to. (81 mins.)
Director: Andy Milligan
“ aka Blood Rites

Prosecuted.

Never resubmitted. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
23.
The House by the Cemetery (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
A New England home is terrorized by a series of murders, unbeknownst to the guests that a gruesome secret is hiding in the basement. (86 mins.)
Director: Lucio Fulci
“ Prosecuted.

Passed uncut in 2011. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
24.
House on the Edge of the Park (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
Two low-life punks invite themselves to a party at a posh villa and after being taunted by their snobbish hosts, hold everyone hostage and subject them to various forms of torture and mayhem. (91 mins.)
Director: Ruggero Deodato
“ Prosecuted.

Still cut. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
25.
The Beast in Heat (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.4/10 X  
This is one of many so called Video Nasties about fictionalized World War 2 Nazi POW camp atrocities... (86 mins.)
Director: Ivan Kathansky
“ Prosecuted.

Never resubmitted. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
26.
Night of the Bloody Apes (1969)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  
This cheap Mexican horror film is a remake of Cardona's Doctor of Doom (1962), spiced with nudity, medical footage... (81 mins.)
Director: René Cardona
“ aka Night of the Bloody Apes

Prosecuted.

Passed uncut in 2002. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
27.
Island of Death (1976)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  
A couple of perverted and maniac killers get loose on a Greek island. (108 mins.)
Director: Nico Mastorakis
“ Prosecuted.

Passed uncut in 2010. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
28.
I Spit on Your Grave (1978)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
An aspiring writer is repeatedly gang-raped, humiliated, and left for dead by four men whom she systematically hunts down to seek revenge. (101 mins.)
Director: Meir Zarchi
“ Prosecuted.

Still cut. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
29.
The Last House on the Left (1972)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
Two teenage girls head to a rock concert for one's birthday. While trying to score marijuana in the city, they are kidnapped and brutalized by a gang of psychotic convicts. (84 mins.)
Director: Wes Craven
“ Prosecuted.

Passed uncut in 2008. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
30.
Love Camp 7 (1969)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.6/10 X  
Two female Army agents go undercover at a Nazi prison camp to get information from a scientist being held there. (96 mins.)
Director: R.L. Frost
“ Prosecuted.

Resubmitted but refused classification. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
31.
Night of the Howling Beast (1975)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  
Waldemar, the renowned adventurer, joins an expedition to find the Yeti in the Himalayas. While hiking the mountains... (94 mins.)
Director: M.I. Bonns
“ Prosecuted.

Never resubmitted. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
32.
Mardi Gras Massacre (1978)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.8/10 X  
Police try to capture someone who is commiting ritual murders of women during Mardi Gras in New Orleans. (97 mins.)
Director: Jack Weis
“ Prosecuted.

Never resubmitted. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
33.
Nightmare (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
A mental patient embarks on a murder spree upon escaping from an institution. (97 mins.)
“ aka Nightmares in a Damaged Brain

Prosecuted. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
34.
Night of the Demon (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  
Professor Nugent and his students try to track down Bigfoot, but end up uncovering something more sinister at work. (92 mins.)
Director: James C. Wasson
“ Prosecuted.

Still cut. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
35.
Snuff (1975)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.8/10 X  
A so-called "snuff" movie involving the exploits of a cult leader leading a gang of bikers in a series of supposedly real killings on film. (80 mins.)
“ Prosecuted.

Passed uncut in 2003. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
36.
SS Experiment Love Camp (1976)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.2/10 X  
Near the end of WW2, prisoners of war are used in experiments to perfect the Arian race. (94 mins.)
Director: Sergio Garrone
“ Prosecuted.

Never resubmitted. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
37.
Tenebre (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
An American writer in Rome is stalked by a serial killer bent on harassing him while killing all people associated with his work on his latest book. (101 mins.)
Director: Dario Argento
“ Prosecuted.

Passed uncut in 2003. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
38.
Madhouse (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
Julia, a teacher in a school for the deaf, has a hideously deformed and deranged twin sister that resides in the local looney bin... (92 mins.)
Director: Oliver Hellman
“ Prosecuted.

Passed uncut in 2004. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
39.
Zombie (1979)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Strangers searching for a young woman's missing father arrive at a tropical island where a doctor desperately searches for the cause and cure of a recent epidemic of the undead. (91 mins.)
Director: Lucio Fulci
“ Prosecuted.

Passed uncut in 2005. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
40.
The Beyond (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
A young woman inherits an old hotel in Louisiana where, following a series of supernatural "accidents", she learns that the building was built over one of the entrances to Hell. (87 mins.)
Director: Lucio Fulci
“ Not prosecuted.

Passed uncut in 2001. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
41.
The Boogey Man (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  
Through the reflection in the mirror, a girl witnesses her mother's boyfriend's murder. (82 mins.)
Director: Ulli Lommel
“ Not prosecuted.

Passed uncut in 2000. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
42.
Revenge of the Boogeyman (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 1.9/10 X  
Lacey travels to Hollywood, to the home of a film director, where she brings along the last surviving haunted mirror shard from the end of the first movie as proof to her horrifying experiences. (79 mins.)
Director: Bruce Starr
“ aka Revenge of the Bogey Man

Not prosecuted.

Re-edited with additional footage and passed in 2003 ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
43.
Cannibal Terror (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.3/10 X  
After botching a kidnapping, two criminals hide with their victim in a friends house in the jungle. After one of them rapes the friend's wife, they're left to be eaten by a nearby cannibal tribe. (93 mins.)
Director: A.W. Steeve
“ Not prosecuted.

Passed uncut in 2003. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
44.
Contamination (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  
A former astronaut helps a government agent and a police detective track the source of mysterious alien pod spores, filled with lethal flesh-dissolving acid, to a South American coffee plantation controlled by alien pod clones. (95 mins.)
Director: Lewis Coates
“ Not prosecuted.

Passed uncut in 2004. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
45.
Dead & Buried (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
A suspense horror film set in a small coastal town where, after a series of gory murders commited by mobs of townspeople against visiting tourists, the corpses begin to come back to life. (94 mins.)
Director: Gary A. Sherman
“ Not prosecuted.

Passed uncut in 1999. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
46.
Eaten Alive (1976)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
A psychotic redneck who owns a dilapidated hotel in rural East Texas kills various people who upset him or his business, and he feeds their bodies to a large crocodile that he keeps as a pet in the swamp beside his hotel. (91 mins.)
Director: Tobe Hooper
“ aka Eaten Alive!

Not prosecuted.

Passed uncut in 2000. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
47.
Delirium (1979)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.8/10 X  
An ex-soldier is hired by local right-wingers as a vigilante to clean up criminals and street people. However, he freaks out and starts killing off everybody. (90 mins.)
Director: Peter Maris
“ Not prosecuted.

Still cut. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
48.
Women Behind Bars (1975)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.9/10 X  
A small-time hood brings the attention of the law with an insurance scam and diamond theft, but things... (75 mins.)
Director: A.M. Frank
“ aka Women Behind Bars

Not prosecuted.

Never resubmitted. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
49.
Don't Go in the House (1979)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
A disturbed young man who was burned as a child by his sadistic mother stalks women with a flamethrower. (82 mins.)
Director: Joseph Ellison
“ Not prosecuted.

Passed uncut in 2011. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
50.
Don't Go Near the Park (1979)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.5/10 X  
Runaways are attacked by evil beings from the far past. (80 mins.)
“ Not prosecuted.

Passed uncut in 2006. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
51.
Last Stop on the Night Train (1975)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
A pair of psychotic hoodlums and an equally demented nymphomaniac woman terrorize two young girls on a train trip from Germany to Italy. (94 mins.)
Director: Aldo Lado
“ Not prosecuted.

Passed uncut in 2008. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
52.
The Dorm That Dripped Blood (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  
Four college students are stalked by an unknown assailant while staying on campus over the Christmas holidays to help clear out a dormitory which is to be demolished. (88 mins.)
“ Not prosecuted.

Still cut. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
53.
I Miss You, Hugs and Kisses (1978)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.8/10 X  
A woman is murdered and her millionaire husband is accused. But is he guilty? (88 mins.)
“ aka Miss You, Hugs and Kisses

Not prosecuted.

Still cut. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
54.
The Evil Dead (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Five friends travel to a cabin in the woods, where they unknowingly release flesh-possessing demons. (85 mins.)
Director: Sam Raimi
“ Not prosecuted.

Passed uncut in 2001. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
55.
Butcher, Baker, Nightmare Maker (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
An orphaned teenager finds himself being dominated by his aunt who's hell-bent on keeping him with her...at all costs. (96 mins.)
Director: William Asher
“ aka Night Warning

Not prosecuted.

Resubmitted but refused classification. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
56.
The Forgotten (1973)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  
A young psychiatric nurse goes to work at a lonesome asylum following a murder. There, she experiences varying degrees of torment from the patients. (89 mins.)
Director: S.F. Brownrigg
“ Not prosecuted.

Passed uncut in 2005. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
57.
Frozen Scream (1975)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.8/10 X  
Mad scientists turn people into frozen zombies and the zombies wreak havoc and kill people. (85 mins.)
Director: Frank Roach
“ Not prosecuted.

Never resubmitted. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
58.
The Funhouse (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
Four teenage friends spend the night in a carnival funhouse and are stalked by a deformed man in a Frankenstein mask. (96 mins.)
Director: Tobe Hooper
“ Not prosecuted.

Passed uncut in 1987. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
59.
Human Experiments (1979)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.4/10 X  
A demented prison doctor performs gruesome shock therapy experiments on inmates. (82 mins.)
Director: Gregory Goodell
“ Not prosecuted.

Never resubmitted. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
60.
Inferno (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
An American college student in Rome and his sister in New York investigate a series of killings in both locations where their resident addresses are the domain of two covens of witches. (107 mins.)
Director: Dario Argento
“ Not prosecuted.

Passed uncut in 2010. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
61.
The Living Dead at Manchester Morgue (1974)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
A cop chases two hippies suspected of a series of Manson family-like murders; unbeknownst to him, the real culprits are the living dead, brought to life with a thirst for human flesh by chemical pesticides being used by area farmers. (95 mins.)
Director: Jorge Grau
“ aka Let Sleeping Corpses Lie or The Living Dead at Manchester Morgue

Not prosecuted.

Passed uncut in 2002. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
62.
Sacrifice! (1972)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
After a photographer is captured by a native tribe and put through several trials, he must fight to protect the village and his new love interest, the chief's daughter. (93 mins.)
Director: Umberto Lenzi
“ Not prosecuted.

Still cut. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
63.
Night School (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  
Who's been decapitating the innocent girls at a local night school? The police are baffled. (88 mins.)
Director: Kenneth Hughes
“ Not prosecuted.

Still cut. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
64.
Possession (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A woman starts exhibiting increasingly disturbing behavior after asking her husband for a divorce. Suspicions of infidelity soon give way to something much more sinister. (124 mins.)
“ Not prosecuted.

Passed uncut in 1999. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
65.
Slave of the Cannibal God (1978)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  
A girl and her brother fly to New Guinea to look for a lost expedition, led by her husband, which has vanished in the great jungle. (99 mins.)
Director: Sergio Martino
“ aka The Mountain of the Cannibal God

Not prosecuted.

Still cut. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
66.
The Slayer (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  
Siblings, Eric & his surreal artist sister Kay, her doctor husband David, her sister-in-law Brooke along with pilot Marsh become stranded on a rugged isle face off against a supernatural beast drawn to Kay who dreams of its killings. (80 mins.)
Director: J.S. Cardone
“ Not prosecuted.

Passed uncut in 2001. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
67.
The Killer Nun (1979)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  
A demented nun sliding through morphine addiction into madness, whilst presiding over a regime of lesbianism... (85 mins.)
Director: Giulio Berruti
“ aka Killer Nun

Not prosecuted.

Passed uncut in 2006. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
68.
The Toolbox Murders (1978)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  
A ski-masked maniac kills apartment complex tenants with the contents of a toolbox. (93 mins.)
Director: Dennis Donnelly
“ Not prosecuted.

Still cut. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
69.
Unhinged (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.0/10 X  
Three college girls on their way to a jazz festival crash their car in the isolated woods during a rainstorm, and are taken in by a mysterious family in an old mansion. Little do the girls know, the family has a dark, murderous secret. (79 mins.)
Director: Don Gronquist
“ Not prosecuted.

Passed uncut in 2004. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
70.
Visiting Hours (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
A deranged, misogynistic killer assaults a journalist. When he discovers that she survived the attack, he follows her to the hospital to finish her off. (105 mins.)
“ Not prosecuted.

Still cut. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
71.
The Witch Who Came from the Sea (1976)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
A disturbed woman is haunted by memories of childhood abuse, which culminates in a murder spree. (83 mins.)
Director: Matt Cimber
“ Not prosecuted.

Passed uncut in 2006. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
72.
Hell of the Living Dead (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  
A tough female reporter and her cameraman boyfriend team up with a four-man commando unit in the New Guinea jungle whom are fighting flesh-eating zombies. (99 mins.)
Director: Vincent Dawn
“ aka Hell of the Living Dead

Not prosecuted.

Passed uncut in 2002. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
73.
Shogun Assassin (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
When the wife of the Shogun's Decapitator is murdered and he is ordered to commit suicide by the paranoid Shogun, he and his four-year-old son escape and become assassins for hire, embarking on a journey of blood and violent death. (85 mins.)
“ Despite what some people think it was never actually on the video nasties.

Passed uncut in 1999. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
74.
Xtro (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
A man who was abducted by aliens returns to his family three years later, but his presence affects them negatively. (81 mins.)
“ Despite what some people think it was never actually on the video nasties.

Passed uncut in 1987. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
75.
The Exorcist (1973)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
When a teenage girl is possessed by a mysterious entity, her mother seeks the help of two priests to save her daughter. (122 mins.)
“ Banned by the BBFC but never on the list.

Passed uncut in 1999. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
76.
Maniac (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
A psychopath, troubled by his childhood abuse, loose in New York City, kills young women and takes their scalps as his trophies. Will he find the perfect woman in a photographer, and end his killing spree? (87 mins.)
Director: William Lustig
“ Banned by the BBFC but never on the list.

Still cut. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
77.
Mother's Day (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  
Two brothers kidnap and brutalize three women for the pleasure of their demented mother. (91 mins.)
Director: Charles Kaufman
“ Banned by the BBFC but never on the list.

Never resubmitted. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
78.
The New York Ripper (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
A burned-out New York police detective teams up with a college psychoanalyst to track down a vicious serial killer randomly stalking and killing various young women around the city. (91 mins.)
Director: Lucio Fulci
“ Banned by the BBFC but never on the list.

Still cut. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
79.
Straw Dogs (1971)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
A young American and his English wife come to rural England and face increasingly vicious local harassment. (113 mins.)
Director: Sam Peckinpah
“ Banned by the BBFC but never on the list.

Passed uncut in 2002. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
80.
The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (1974)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Two siblings visit their grandfather's grave in Texas along with three of their friends and are attacked by a family of cannibalistic psychopaths. (83 mins.)
Director: Tobe Hooper
“ Banned by the BBFC but never on the list.

Passed uncut in 1999. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
81.
A Clockwork Orange (1971)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
In the future, a sadistic gang leader is imprisoned and volunteers for a conduct-aversion experiment, but it doesn't go as planned. (136 mins.)
Director: Stanley Kubrick
“ Not banned as some think, but pulled by Kubrick after claims that it had caused copycat violence.

Released uncut after Kubrick died in 1999. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
82.
Scum (1977 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
This is the hard and shocking story of life in a British borstal for young offenders. Luckily the regime has changed since this TV film was made... (75 mins.)
Director: Alan Clarke
“ The BBC refused to broadcast the TV film as part of its Play for the Day series because of the violence, so it was retooled into the 1979 film: ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
83.
Scum (1979)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
An uncompromising story of life in a British juvenile offender institution in the 70's. (98 mins.)
Director: Alan Clarke
“ Released as a film with the strapline "The film they tried to ban." ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
84.
Ban the Sadist Videos! (2005 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
An in-depth analysis of the "Video Nasty" scandal of the early 1980s in Britain. (52 mins.)
Director: David Gregory
“ In Box of the Banned. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
85.
Ban the Sadist Videos! Part 2 (2006 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
An investigation of UK video censorship after the video recordings act was introduced. (46 mins.)
Director: David Gregory
“ In Box of the Banned 2. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
86.
Video Nasties: Moral Panic, Censorship & Videotape (2010 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
A documentary analyzing the furore which so-called "video nasties" caused in Britain during the 1980s. (72 mins.)
Director: Jake West
“ In Video Nasties: The Definitive Guide. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
87.
The Young Ones (1982 TV Series)
Episode: Nasty (1984)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
Mike and Vyvan try to get their video player working as they are plan to watch video nasties, Neil has a bath and Vyvan, Rick, Mike and Neil are terrorized by a vampire. (410 mins.)
“ In which the guys rent the fictional video nasty "Sex With the Headless Corpse of the Virgin Astronaut," which someone should have made at some point. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
88.
Video Nasty (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
(65 mins.)
“ Two films called Video Nasty. I am surprised it took someone so long to do this (and then 2 come along at once!!). The content of either is unclear, I just threw them in for the curiosity value. ” - Mighty_Emperor
 
89.
Video Nasty (????)
Four masked Men have just kidnapped Ryan Fletcher, the teenage Son of Brian Fletcher; a prominent businessman and multi-millionaire...
Director: Thomas McCue