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Little Deaths (2011)

 -  Horror  -  11 March 2011 (USA)
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Composed of three disturbingly sensual and terrifying short narratives, unified by the twin themes of sex and death.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Luke de Lacey ...
Richard Gull (segment "House & Home")
Holly Lucas ...
Sorrow (segment "House & Home")
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Victoria Gull (segment "House & Home")
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Sorrow's Companion (segment "House & Home")
Marc Bennett ...
Homeless (segment "House & Home")
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Homeless (segment "House & Home")
Nick Harwood ...
Homeless (segment "House & Home")
Mike Hewitt ...
Homeless (segment "House & Home")
James Hinson ...
Homeless (segment "House & Home")
Eddie Hogan ...
Homeless (segment "House & Home")
Kimberly Howson ...
Homeless (segment "House & Home")
Paul Goodwin ...
Homeless (segment "House & Home")
Andrew Parkinson ...
Homeless (segment "House & Home")
Fiona Watt ...
Homeless (segment "House & Home")
Danielle White ...
Homeless (segment "House & Home")
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"Little Deaths" is composed by three segments with short stories of sex, violence, death and revenge in England. 1st segment: "House & Home" Richard Gull and his wife Victoria Gull claim that are good Samaritans and invite the starving homeless Sorrow to have a bath and dinner with them at home. However they spike the wine and when Sorrow wakes up, she is tied naked on a bed in the basement. Richard abuses of her and Victoria stays with Sorrow humiliating her while he has a shower. He hears a scream and when he arrives in the basement, he has a gruesome surprise. 2nd segment: "Mutant Tool" The former addicted prostitute Jen lives with her former pimp and drug dealer Frank, who also abducts persons to steal their kidneys to deliver to Dr. Reese. Jen gives her best efforts to stay clean and refuses to meet clients from the former "agency" where she worked. When Frank asks her to go to Dr. Reese, he gives some tablets for her. Jen has headaches and nightmares and she returns to Dr. Reese... Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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sex | death | sadistic sex | pet dogs | tramp | See more »

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Experimentation ... Revenge ... All Part of Life's Twisted Games ...

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the title 'little deaths' comes from the french 'la petite mort', which is an idiom and metaphor for the term 'orgasm'. See more »

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Features Parlez Vous Woo (1956) See more »

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Sharks & Storms/Blizzard of Horned Cats
Music by Justin Greaves
Words by Joe Volk
Performed by Crippled Black Phoenix
Courtesy of Invada Records
Published by Domino Publishing
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Refreshing horror
23 September 2011 | by (Barcelona, Catalunya) – See all my reviews

OK, this is not a GREAT movie, but I am lost with the ratings here. I assume that if you watch this film it is because you like the horror genre, and all three stories do deliver a good and fun time. I think that this is probably the aim: to entertain and amuse, and it delivers.

Maybe some stories are predictable, but there is always a funny twist here and there that render them just different. The filming and acting are actually surprisingly good and my feeling was that I got what I was looking for. No more, no less.

Definitely recommended to anyone into horror/gore/sex movies with a sense of humor.


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