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Traces of Death (1993)

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This successor to "Faces of Death" collection is a collection of archive film and borrowed stock footage. In its opening you see the death of a woman named Maritza Martin, who was gunned ... See full summary »

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The diabolical Dr. Vincent Van Gore returns with an all-new collection of hideous 100% REAL DEATH footage!

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Cast

Credited cast:
Damon Fox ...
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Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Maritza Martin Munoz ...
Herself - Woman Murdered by Ex-husband on Spanish TV Show 'Ocurrio Asi' (archive footage)
Emilio Nunez ...
Himself - Man Who Murdered Ex-wife on Spanish TV Show 'Ocurrio Asi' (archive footage)
James Vance ...
Himself (archive footage)
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This successor to "Faces of Death" collection is a collection of archive film and borrowed stock footage. In its opening you see the death of a woman named Maritza Martin, who was gunned down by her ex-husband on Spanish language television. We then witness British SAS troopers storming the Iranian Embassy in 1980, this is followed by a police chase of a criminal in a pick up truck and the deadly finale. It then goes to footage of animal experiments with a grizzly scene of a live pig being burned alive with a torch. Autopsy footage is then shown of an Asian individual. We are then shown a very graphic presentation on a male to female sex change operation. One interesting scene has a man who had his nasal cavity removed and replaced with a prosthetic, the footage is most interesting and worth the price of admission. The producers then suddenly return to the death theme with the well known footage of R Budd Dwyer and his on air suicide with a .357 Magnum, followed by a look at one of ... Written by Sujit R. Varma

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Cry of 183 People, Dead Want to Live  »

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Heavilly edited in Japan, and re-released under the title, "Cry of 183 People, Dead Want to Live". Many death scenes were edited out completely, but there are several new scenes added, dealing with child molesters, the video claims, "inspired by Damon Fox" See more »

Quotes

Narrator: [before showing graphic footage of a sex change operation] Cross your legs, kiddies!
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Followed by Traces of Death II (1994) See more »

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Pure Gore!
18 September 1998 | by (New Town,North Dakota) – See all my reviews

One of the most goriest movies I've ever saw, not for people who can't handle blood! It's very interesting to see how people die, the highlight of the movie is when the pitbull attacks the animal control lady. Various scenes from traffic accidents, murder, and gang violence! Another highlight of the movie is when they show a sex change operation, the person goes from woman to man! All in all, a very good video if you want to gross somebody out!


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