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Mondo pazzo (1963)

Mondo cane n. 2 (original title)
The official sequel to the original shockumentary, presenting new and bizarre behavior from around the world, including cruelty, graphic gore, and strange rituals.
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The original shockumentary sequel made up of episodes in the life of man and beast, filmed all over the world - New Guinea, Germany, Singapore, Portugal, Australia, America and beyond. This time around, the voyage includes vivisection, recreations of old west lynchings, a visit to a mortician's school, transvestites, wild sex clubs and alligator hunting. Written by Sujit R. Varma

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30 November 1963 (Italy)  »

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Featured in The Godfathers of Mondo (2003) See more »

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Toccata und Fuge d-moll, BWV.565
By Johann Sebastian Bach
Played by Jacques Loussier Trio
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Can't measure up to the first.
4 January 2002 | by See all my reviews

"Mondo Cane 2" is little more than a quick cash-in on the first film's popularity. The giveaway is the fact that, although the film runs shorter than the original, it somehow contains less interesting footage. Some powerful sequences do exist (the tortured kids, the baby flamingos that die because their waters have been contaminated by a nearby factory), but on the whole the film is much inferior to the original, and the narration is often cheeky, hokey and annoying. (**)


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