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Video Violence 2 (1987)

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Howard and Eli, the killers from the first Video Violence movie, are back and are now hosting their own TV show. Broadcast secretly from their basement, the show looks a the fine art of ... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
David Christopher ...
Vampire (segment "The Vampire") / Vampire Actor (segment "Fooled Ya")
Mavis Harris ...
Vampire's Bride (segment "The Vampire")
Neil Cerbone ...
Evan (segment "The Vampire")
Bill Bowers ...
Evan's Assistant (segment "The Vampire")
Gary P. Cohen ...
Anchorman (segment "Newscast") (as Gary Cohen)
Uke ...
Eli (segment "The Howard & Eli hHow")
...
Howard (segment "The Howard & Eli Show")
Elizabeth Lee Miller ...
Debbie Landau (segment "The Howard & Eli Show")
Gordon Ovsiew ...
Gordon (segment "The Howard & Eli Show")
Mitchell Speert ...
Crew (segment "The Howard & Eli Show")
Don Weber ...
Crew (segment "The Howard & Eli Show")
David C. Lewis ...
Crew (segment "The Howard & Eli Show") / The Punk (segment "Electric Chair")
Paul Morer ...
Crew (segment "The Howard & Eli Show")
Robert Kennedy ...
Crew (segment "The Howard & Eli Show")
Ray Clark ...
Crew (segment "The Howard & Eli Show")
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Howard and Eli, the killers from the first Video Violence movie, are back and are now hosting their own TV show. Broadcast secretly from their basement, the show looks a the fine art of murder, letting other aspiring psychos send in videos of their handiwork for the world to enjoy. Some viewers are shocked and horrified, but many more become avid fans, clamoring for more and more blood. Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>

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The video box spine bore a Dobbshead and the text "Approved by J.R. 'Bob' Dobbs." See more »

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References Lethal Weapon (1987) See more »

Soundtracks

The Alligator Blues
Lyrics by J. "Uke" Kowaluk
Music by Dick Degregorio
Orchestrations by Gordon Ovsiew
Vocals by Jackie Neill
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Has Moments, But Could've Been So Much Better
22 July 2012 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Video Violence has some hilarious scenes and a great premise, but it largely fails to deliver. Although a lot of enthusiasm clearly went into it, it suffers from significant problems with its pacing and writing. However, it benefits from some energetic performances.

The film consists of an episode of a new show by Howard and Eli, murderers who like to broadcast their killings, and tapes of killings sent in. The film does not have a plot so much as it goes from one kill scene to another. This is not all bad, as there are some interesting kills.

The problem is that the film also have a large amount of filler to get it up to barely feature length. Some of the murders drag out with too much dialogue, and not very good dialogue at that. The only thing that keeps this from a lower score is the enthusiasm of some of the performers, particularly the guys who play Howard and Eli. They know not to take this too seriously and ham it up.


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