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The ABCs of Death -- Provocative, funny and shocking, this anthology is the definitive vision of modern horror diversity. Get ready to learn your ABCs!
The ABCs of Death -- A 26-chapter anthology that showcases death in all its vicious wonder and brutal beauty.
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Ant Timpson (based on a nightmare by)
Nacho Vigalondo (written by) (segment)
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26 Directors, 26 Ways to Die See more »
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Cast

  (in credits order)
Eva Llorach ... Woman (segment "A is for Apocalypse")
Miquel Insua ... Man (segment "A is for Apocalypse")
Alejandra Urdiaín ... Dulce (segment "B is for Bigfoot") (as Alejandra Urdiain)
Harold Torres ... Erik (segment "B is for Bigfoot")
Greta Martinez ... Xochitl (segment "B is for Bigfoot") (as Greta Martínez)

Pablo Guisa Koestinger ... Yeti (segment "B is for Bigfoot")
Matías Oviedo ... Bruno (segment "C is for Cycle")
Juanita Ringeling ... Alicia (segment "C is for Cycle")

Steve Berens ... The Fighter (segment "D is for Dogfight")
Riley the Dog ... The Dog (segment "D is for Dogfight")
Chris Hampton ... The Figther's Trainer (segment "D is for Dogfight")
George Marquez ... The Dog's Trainer (segment "D is for Dogfight")

Erik Aude ... Beat Down Dude (segment "D is for Dogfight")

Lisa Lynch ... Card Girl (segment "D is for Dogfight")
Imogen Mcaulay ... The Baby (segment "D is for Dogfight")
Eddie Griffith ... The Goomba (segment "D is for Dogfight")
Matt Bowler ... Loopyloop (segment "D is for Dogfight")
Rylan Logan ... Kid (segment "Y is for Youngbuck")

Joshua Diolosa ... College Kid (segment "D is for Dogfight")
Tim Dunn ... Janitor (segment "Y is for Youngbuck")

JLouis Mills ... The Hooligan (segment "D is for Dogfight") (as J. Louis Mills)
Luther Whang ... The King of Dry Cleaning (segment "D is for Dogfight")
Kelly Green ... Rough Stuff (segment "D is for Dogfight")
Dee Ledbetter ... Grandmema Bookie (segment "D is for Dogfight")
Alex Mcaulay ... Old Hippie (segment "D is for Dogfight")
Elizabeth Mcaulay ... Strungout (segment "D is for Dogfight")
Dallas Malloy ... Female Boxer (segment "D is for Dogfight")
Terry Smith ... Junior (segment "D is for Dogfight")
Tere Beckman ... Beauty (segment "D is for Dogfight")
Mark Devine ... The Walk In (segment "D is for Dogfight")
Mark Miller-Summer ... Another Bum (segment "D is for Dogfight")
Rashidi Beck ... Ganger (segment "D is for Dogfight")
Brenden J. McVeigh ... The Man (segment "E is for Exterminate")
Arisa Nakamura ... Yoshie (segment "F is for Fart")
Yui Murata ... Miss Yumi (segment "F is for Fart")
Hokaze Yamada ... High School Girl A (segment "F is for Fart")
Honoka Murakami ... High School Girl B (segment "F is for Fart")
Tomomi Sugai ... High School Girl C (segment "F is for Fart")
Martine Årnes Sørensen ... Frau Scheisse (segment "H is for Hydro-Electric Diffusion")
Johannes Eilertsen ... Bertie The Bulldog (segment "H is for Hydro-Electric Diffusion")
Adriana Paz ... (segment "I is for Ingrown")
Octavio Michel ... (segment "I is for Ingrown")
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Casey Andrews ... Baby Casey (segment "V is for Vagitus")

Daniel Bacon ... Dr. White (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Juan Carlos Bagnell ... Himself
Laya Bella ... Warrior (segment "W is for WTF?")

Ingrid Bolsø Berdal ... Frau Scheisse (voice)
Manon Beuchot ... La femme

Sarah Bonrepaux ... (Segment X as for XXL)
Lucy Clements ... Lulu (segment "S is for Speed")

Fraser Corbett ... Nezbit (segment "V is for Vagitus")
G. Patrick Currie ... Mr. Van Arrant (segment "V is for Vagitus") (as Patrick Currie)
Chems Dahmani ... A Bad Guy
Greg De Cuir ... Male Nurse (segment Zymosis)
Leo Dowd ... Baby Casey (segment "V is for Vagitus")

Sissi Duparc ... Gertrude
Darenzia Elizabeth ... Roxanne (segment "S is for Speed")
Paul Foster ... Man (segment "L is for Libido")
Tilly Gaunt ... Sue (segment "U Is for Unearthed")

Iván González ... Bobo
Lee Hardcastle ... Dad

Robin Hill ... Geoff (segment "U Is for Unearthed")
Atsushi Hiroki ... Man Shot in Head 3 (segment "Z is for Zetsumetsu")
Je$$ica ... Rice Woman (segment "Z is for Zetsumetsu")
Tsuyoshi Kazuno ... Salaryman 2 (segment "Z is for Zetsumetsu")
Yoshio Komatsu ... Man Shot in Head 1 (segment "Z is for Zetsumetsu")
Epy Kusnandar ... Stage 13 Man
Vanja Lazin ... (segment "R Is for Removed")

M@tch ... Mastectomy (as Match)
Xavier Magot ... Le tueur

Neil Maskell ... Lord Scanlon (segment "U Is for Unearthed")
Sadashi Matsubayashi ... Man Shot in Head 2 (segment "Z is for Zetsumetsu")
Katsuyuki Miyake ... Salaryman 3 (segment "Z is for Zetsumetsu")
Hiroaki Murakami ... Salaryman 1 (segment "Z is for Zetsumetsu")
Seminosuke Murasugi ... Dr. Strangeluv (segment "Z is for Zetsumetsu")
Takashi Nishina ... Executioner (segment "J is for Jidai-geki")
Kurumi Ochiai ... Sazae-san (segment "Z is for Zetsumetsu")
Holly Payne ... W is for WTF Eyeball Victim

Peter Pedrero ... Hooded Man (segment "S is for Speed")

Johnson Phan ... Tech Tronic (segment "V is for Vagitus")

Seth Ranaweera ... Tech Tonic (segment "V is for Vagitus")

Jeremy Raymond ... Tech Sonic (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Kim Richardson ... Mum
Justin Ridge ... Zombie Clown #10 (segment "W is for WTF")

Michael Rogers ... Stoker (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Laurie Rose ... The Creature (segment "U Is for Unearthed")

Elisabeth Rosen ... Mrs. Van Arrant (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Rurik Sallé ... Thug (segment "X Is for XXL")
Daisuke Sasaki ... Samurai (segment "J is for Jidai-geki")

Michael Smiley ... Father Tom (segment "U Is for Unearthed")
Simon Smith ... The Archer (segment "U Is for Unearthed")
Naoko Takahashi ... Office Lady (segment "Z is for Zetsumetsu")
Demo Tanaka ... Salaryman 4 (segment "Z is for Zetsumetsu")
Kelly Tandiono ... Eyes (Libido)
Hozake Yamada ... High School Girl A (segment "F is for Fart")
Arata Yamanaka ... Government Spokesman (segment "Z is for Zetsumetsu")
Hiroko Yashiki ... Female Detective (segment "Z is for Zetsumetsu")

Kyra Zagorsky ... Lainey (segment "V is for Vagitus")

Directed by
Kaare Andrews (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Angela Bettis (segment "E is for Exterminate")
Hélène Cattet (segment "O is for Orgasm")
Ernesto Díaz Espinoza (segment "C is for Cycle")
Jason Eisener (segment "Y Is for Youngbuck")
Bruno Forzani (segment "O is for Orgasm")
Adrián García Bogliano (segment "B Is for Bigfoot")
Xavier Gens (segment "X Is for XXL")
Jorge Michel Grau (segment "I is for Ingrown")
Lee Hardcastle (segment "T Is for Toilet")
Noboru Iguchi (segment "F is for Fart")
Thomas Cappelen Malling (segment "H is for Hydro-Electric Diffusion")
Anders Morgenthaler (segment "K is for Klutz")
Yoshihiro Nishimura (segment "Z is for Zetsumetsu")
Banjong Pisanthanakun (segment "N is for Nuptials")
Simon Rumley (segment "P Is for Pressure")
Marcel Sarmiento (segment "D Is for Dogfight")
Jon Schnepp (segment "W is for WTF?")
Srdjan Spasojevic (segment "R Is for Removed")
Timo Tjahjanto (segment "L is for Libido")
Andrew Traucki (segment "G is for Gravity")
Nacho Vigalondo (segment "A Is for Apocalypse")
Jake West (segment "S is for Speed")
Ti West (segment "M Is for Miscarriage")
Ben Wheatley (segment "U Is for Unearthed")
Adam Wingard (segment "Q Is for Quack")
Yudai Yamaguchi (segment "J is for Jidai-geki")
 
Writing credits
Ant Timpson (based on a nightmare by)

Nacho Vigalondo (written by) (segment "A is for Apocalypse")

Adrián García Bogliano (written by) (segment "B is for Bigfoot")

Ernesto Díaz Espinoza (written by) (segment "C is for Cycle")

Marcel Sarmiento (written by) (segment "D is for Dogfight")

Kaare Andrews  written by (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Simon Barrett  written by (segment "Q is for Quack")
Hélène Cattet  written by (segment "O is for Orgasm")
Bruno Forzani  written by (segment "O is for Orgasm")
Lee Hardcastle  segment "T Is for Toilet"
Noboru Iguchi  segment "F is for Fart"
Yoshihiro Nishimura  segment "Z is for Zetsumetsu"
Simon Rumley  written by (segment "P is for Pressure")
Jon Schnepp  segment "W is for WTF?"
Srdjan Spasojevic  written by (segment "R is for Removed")
Dimitrije Vojnov  written by (segment "R is for Removed")
Ti West  written by (segment "M is for Miscarriage")
Yudai Yamaguchi  segment "J is for Jidai-geki"

Produced by
Simon Boswell .... producer (segment)
Todd Brown .... associate producer
Rob Cotterill .... producer (Segment - Y is for Youngbuck)
Ed Dougherty .... executive producer (Segment "D Is for Dogfight")
Chris Ferguson .... producer (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Nahikari Ipiña .... producer (segment "A is for Apocalypse")
Claire Jones .... producer (segment)
Kristoffer Jørgensen .... co-producer
Lee Kelleher .... executive producer (segment "T Is for Toilet")
Tim League .... producer
Julie Lind-Holm .... producer
Petter Lindblad .... producer
Oliver Linsley .... executive producer (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Camila Mendez .... producer (segment: "X Is for XXL")
Douglas Nabors .... producer (segment)
Syunichi Nakada .... assistant producer (segment "Z is for Zetsumetsu")
Yoshihiro Nishimura .... producer (segments)
Francis O'Toole .... producer (segment "S is for Speed")
Tom Quinn .... executive producer
Andrea Quiroz .... producer (segment "B is for Bigfoot")
Chris Sergi .... producer (segment)
Andrew Starke .... producer (segment)
Lino P. Stavole .... producer (segment)
Michel Teicher .... executive producer
Ant Timpson .... producer
Ryô Uchiyama .... line producer (segment "F is for Fart")
Nacho Vigalondo .... producer (segment "A is for Apocalypse")
Marc Walkow .... associate producer
Christopher White .... producer (segment "D is for Dogfight")
Nanae Yoshida .... assistant producer (segment "F is for Fart")
 
Original Music by
Phillip Blackford (segment "D is for Dog")
Simon Boswell 
Yasuhiko Fukuda (segment "F is for Fart")
Jammes Luckett (segment "E Is For Exterminate")
Nobuhiko Morino (segment "J is for Jidai-geki")
Kou Nakagawa (segment "Z is for Zetsumetsu")
Julio Pillado (segment "B is for Bigfoot")
Aria Prayogi (segment "L is for Libido")
Kevin Riepl (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Johannes Ringen (segment "H is for Hyrdo-Electric Diffusion)
Fajar Yuskemal (segment "L is for Libido")
 
Cinematography by
Harris Charalambous (segment "D is for Dogfight")
Manuel Dacosse 
Jon D. Domínguez (segment "A is for Apocalypse") (as Jon D. Dominguez)
Magnus Flåto (segment)
Ernesto Herrera (director of photography) (segment "B is for Bigfoot")
Chris Hilleke (cinematography)
Karim Hussain (segment)
Nicolás Ibieta 
Chayse Irvin (cinematography) (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Nemanja Jovanov (segment)
Milton Kam (segment "P Is for Pressure")
Antoine Marteau (director of photography)
Shu G. Momose (segment)
Yasutaka Nagano (segment "F is for Fart")
Laurie Rose (segment)
 
Film Editing by
Phillip Blackford 
Jon D. Domínguez (segment "A is for Apocalypse") (as Jon D. Dominguez)
Ernesto Díaz Espinoza (segment "C is for Cycle")
Adrián García Bogliano (segment "B is for Bigfoot")
Robert Hall 
Tim Kolenut (segment "W is for WTF?")
Greg Ng (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Yoshihiro Nishimura (segment "Z is for Zetsumetsu")
Takanori Tsujimoto (segment "F is for Fart")
Martin Wichmann (segment "K is for Klutz")
Yudai Yamaguchi (segment "J is for Jidai-geki")
 
Casting by
Candice Elzinga (segment "V is for Vagitus")
 
Production Design by
Nori Fukuda (segment "F is for Fart")
Alejandro García 
Eric Norlin (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Lorry O'Toole 
Bri Xandrick 
 
Art Direction by
Jennifer Donaldson (segment "V is for Vagitus") (as Jenny Wilson)
Idoia Esteban (segment "A is for Apocalypse")
 
Costume Design by
Kathi Moore 
 
Makeup Department
Óscar del Monte .... special makeup effects designer
Robert Kato DeStefan .... special makeup effects artist (segment)
Marc Deveault .... key special effects makeup
Kristin Dyck .... second assistant makeup artist (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Nacho Díaz .... special makeup effects artist (segment "A is for apocalypse")
Sabine Fevre .... makeup artist
Maura Halliday .... first assistant makeup artist (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Tracy Lai .... key hair stylist (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Tracy Lai .... key makeup artist (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Tracy Lai .... key special effects makeup artist (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Ryôta .... hair stylist
Ryôta .... makeup artist
Chieko Shimizu .... hair stylist
Chieko Shimizu .... makeup artist
Magnus Kjellsen Hjeldnes .... special makeup effects artist (uncredited)
 
Production Management
Zack Carlson .... production manager
Sukeyuki Itô .... production manager (segment "F is for Fart")
Craig Jackson .... post-production supervisor
Ivan Lyttek .... production manager (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Yadira Ávalos .... production manager (segment "A is for Apocalypse") (as Yadira Avalos)
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Percival Argüero .... second assistant director (segment "I is for Ingrown")
Aitor Basterretxea .... assistant director
Michael Bishop .... second assistant director (segment "V is for Vagitus") (as Mike Bishop)
Cristóbal Braun Mesples .... assistant director (segment "C is for Cycle")
German Gabarrot .... assistant director (segment "B is for Bigfoot")
Kôtarô Gotô .... assistant director (segment "F is for Fart")
Gary Hawes .... first assistant director (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Yûsuke Inoue .... assistant director (segment "F is for Fart")
Timur Karamolla .... assistant director (segment "U Is for Unearthed")
Kentaro Nishikido .... assistant director (segment "F is for Fart")
Matthew Tingey .... second assistant director (segment "V is for Vagitus") (as Matt Tingey)
Mathieu Turi .... first assistant director (segment)
Mamoru Yoshino .... assistant director (segment "F is for Fart")
 
Art Department
Julia Evans .... art department (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Nikki Forsberg .... art department (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Theresa Hardy .... art department (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Chris Heffernan .... art department (segment "V is for Vagitus") (as Chris Hefferman)
Erin Rideout .... art department (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Robin Tilby .... art department (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Yûki Watari .... production design assistant (segment "F is for Fart")
Stephen Wright .... construction (segment "V is for Vagitus") (as Steve Wright)
Bri Xandrick .... props
 
Sound Department
Diego Arancibia .... sound mixer (segment "B is for Bigfoot")
Tim Atkins .... sound re-recording mixer
Phillip Blackford .... sound designer (segment "D is for Dog")
Phillip Blackford .... sound re-recording mixer (segment "D is for Dog")
German Coronado .... sound recordist
Morten Dalsgaard .... sound mixer
Jeff Davis .... sound designer (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Jeff Davis .... sound editing (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Mark Dupal .... boom operator (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Mark Dupal .... sound mixer (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Roberto Fernández .... sound designer (segment "A is for Apocalypse") (as Roberto Fernandez)
Roberto Fernández .... sound mixer: segment "A is for Apocalypse" (as Roberto Fernandez)
Steve Finnigan .... supervising sound editor
Fumihito Hirama .... sound recordist (segment "J is for Jidai-geki")
Masato Komaki .... sound recording assistant (segment "F is for Fart")
Jammes Luckett .... sound (segment "E" for "Exterminate")
Kyûya Nakagawa .... sound effects editor (segment "F is for Fart")
Kyûya Nakagawa .... sound recordist (segment "Z is for Zetsumetsu")
Ryo Narigasawa .... sound recordist (segment "F is for Fart")
Martin Pavey .... sound designer (segment)
Aria Prayogi .... sound designer: segment "L is for Libido"
Aleksandar Rancic .... boom operator (segment "R Is for Removed")
Ignacio Recabeitía .... sound mixer (segment "B is for Bigfoot")
Bill Sheppard .... sound mixing (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Ben Sinclair .... sound editor
Mihailo Stevanovic .... sound recordist (segment "R Is for Removed")
Vincent Watts .... sound designer (segment)
Fajar Yuskemal .... Legal Counsel (international sales )(sound designer: segment "L is for Libido")
Sasha Zastavnikovic .... sound designer/mixer
 
Special Effects by
Kaiden Bell .... special effects technician (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Alfredo Garcia .... special effects (segment "B is for Bigfoot")
Aline Jauregui .... special effects assistant (segment "B is for Bigfoot")
Steinar Kaarstein .... special effects makeup
Brant McIlroy .... special effects supervisor (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Kelsey McIlroy .... special effects technician (segment "V is for Vagitus") (as Kelsey 'Chicken' McIlroy)
Lino Stavole .... special effects coordinator: segment
Chris Wirth .... special effects (segment)
 
Visual Effects by
Anton Agerbo .... visual effects supervisor (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Daniel Bruylandt .... visual effects (segment "O")
Michael Hemschoot .... visual effects supervisor: segment "E"
Graham Hutchins .... visual effects (segment "E is for Exterminate")
Tsuyoshi Kazuno .... visual effects supervisor (segment "F is for Fart")
Masaki Kitamori .... CG director (segment "F is for Fart")
Alejandro Pérez Blanco .... visual effects (segment)
Bengt Ove Sannes .... digital artist (segment)
Bengt Ove Sannes .... visual effects coordinator (segment)
Marko Smiljanic .... visual effects artist
Yasuyuki Suzuki .... CG director (segment "F is for Fart")
Carmen Vargas .... visual effects (segment "B is for Bigfoot")
Nadav Zohar .... visual effects artist
 
Stunts
Trevor Addie .... action coordinator (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Dave Alexander .... stunt rigger (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Aaron Atkins .... stunts (segment "V is for Vagitus") (as Arron Atkins)
Nickolas Baric .... stunts (segment "V is for Vagitus") (as Nick Baric)
Lloyd Cunningham .... stunts (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Chris Ferguson .... stunts (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Jason Hanmer .... stunts (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Gary Hawes .... stunts (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Mikal Jacob Hole .... stunts
Landon Jackle .... stunts (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Jeffrey James .... stunts (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Kristoffer Jørgensen .... stunt coordinator
Isao Karasawa .... action coordinator (segment "Z is for Zetsumetsu")
Matthew MacDonald-Bain .... stunts (segment "V is for Vagitus") (as Matthew Mac Donald-Bain)
Joel McGowan .... stunts (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Ryan Moss .... stunts (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Greg Ng .... stunts (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Rochelle Okoye .... stunts (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Peter Pedrero .... stunt coordinator (segment "S is for Speed")
Johnson Phan .... stunts (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Thomas Potter .... stunts (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Patrick Sabongui .... stunts (segment "V is for Vagitus") (as Patrick Subongui)
Joleigh Schultz .... stunts (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Michelle Christa Smith .... stunts (segment "V is for Vagitus") (as Michelle C Smith)
Timothy Wallace .... stunts (segment "V is for Vagitus") (as Tim Wallace)
Shelene Yung .... stunts (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Mariela Zapata .... stunts (segment "V is for Vagitus")
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Josh Alkoff .... gaffer (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Jorge Alvariño .... still photographer (segment)
Jeffery Anderson .... digital image technician
Jeffery Anderson .... second assistant camera
Sebastian Andexer .... best boy grip (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Alejandro Arballo .... first assistant camera (segment "B is for Bigfoot")
Dan Baker .... grip (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Romain Baudéan .... second assistant camera
Doug Beckett .... generator operator (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Víctor Berlin .... data wrangler: segment "A is for Apocalypse"
Jeff Bowes .... data management technician
Victor Bruno .... first assistant camera
Dean Buscher .... stills (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Harris Charalambous .... camera operator (Segment - D is for Dogfight)
Sasha Chrosciewicz .... grip (segment "V is for Vagitus") (as Sacha Chrosciewicz)
Ryan Cody .... grip (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Virgile Dean .... key grip (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Gaizko Fanarraga .... first assistant camera
Jon Flahr .... second assistant camera: "b" camera (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Julien Gallois .... gaffer (segment)
Miguel Galo .... still photographer
Trevor Gibbons .... electrics (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Nick Gillespie .... first assistant camera
Yumi Hasegawa .... camera assistant (segment "F is for Fart")
Miodrag 'Misa' Jelic .... focus puller
Jesse Keay .... gaffer (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Kazuki Kinjyo .... lighting assistant (segment "F is for Fart")
Makoto Kobayashi .... lighting technician (segment "Z is for Zetsumetsu")
Jun Kodama .... lighting technician (segment "F is for Fart")
Dmytro Kolesnyk .... best boy electrics (segment "V is for Vagitus") (as Dima Kolesnyk)
Aurélien Landreau .... electrician
Chris Livingston .... camera operator: "b" camera (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Anna MacDonald .... first assistant camera: "b" camera (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Nick Malcolm .... first assistant camera: "a" camera (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Paolo Malo .... electrics (segment "V is for Vagitus") (as Paolo Maolo)
Yuka Mashiro .... camera assistant (segment "Z is for Zetsumetsu")
David McClung .... gaffer (segment "V is for Vagitus")
David McClung .... generator operator (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Kelly McLaughlin .... second assistant camera: "a" camera (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Makoto Miki .... camera operator (segment "F is for Fart")
Daisuke Miura .... lighting assistant (segment "F is for Fart")
Kaori Miyahara .... camera assistant (segment "Z is for Zetsumetsu")
Collin Morrison .... electrics (segment "V is for Vagitus") (as Colin Morrison)
Greg Ng .... data manager (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Yoshitsugu Ochiai .... lighting assistant (segment "F is for Fart")
Christian Olivares .... second assistant camera (segment "B is for Bigfoot")
Filip Orlandic .... digital imaging technician
David Reinhard .... first assistant camera: "a" camera
Saori Seto .... lighting technician (segment "J is for Jidai-geki")
Greg Sisson .... electrics (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Kazuki Sugitomo .... camera assistant (segment "J is for Jidai-geki")
Sylvain Séchet .... electrician
David Tenniswood .... camera operator: "a" camera (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Scott Thiele .... cinematographer: title sequence
Mitsuyo Wada .... camera assistant (segment "F is for Fart")
Michael J. Wilson .... steadicam operator
Hiroshi Ôta .... lighting director (segment "J is for Jidai-geki")
 
Animation Department
Stine Marie Buhl .... animator
Travis Simon .... animator
 
Casting Department
Cesar Alfredo Amigó .... casting (segment "B is for Bigfoot")
Chloe Cunningham .... casting: segment "S for Speed'
Ricardo Flores Tejeda .... casting (segment "B is for Bigfoot")
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Kanoko Ishizaka .... kimono dressing (segment "J is for Jidai-geki")
Akane Saito .... costume assistant (segment "F is for Fart")
Mitsuyo Takahashi .... costume assistance (segment "J is for Jidai-geki")
Danae Wilson .... assistant costume designer
Miho Yoshida .... costumer (segment "F is for Fart")
Mariela Zapata .... costume department intern (as Mariela Zaputa)
 
Editorial Department
Víctor Berlin .... assistant editor: segment "A is for Apocalypse"
Harris Charalambous .... colorist (segment "D is for Dogfight")
Marius Henry Hoyo .... on-line (segment "B is for Bigfoot") (as Marius Hoyo)
Graham Hutchins .... colorist (segment "E is for Exterminate")
Nemanja Jovanov .... colorist: segment Zymosis
Takeshi Wada .... on-line editor (segments)
 
Transportation Department
Jeffrey James .... driver (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Isao Moriji .... driver (segment "F is for Fart")
Asterios Moutsokapas .... driver (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Thomas Potter .... driver (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Seiki Shibata .... driver (segment "Z is for Zetsumetsu")
 
Other crew
Aaron Becker .... director: title sequence
Don Brown .... subtitle assistance (segment "Z is for Zetsumetsu")
Debrah Darlene Butler .... security (segment "V is for Vagitus") (as Darlene Butler)
Gorka Cornejo .... script supervisor (segment "A is for Apocalypse")
Martin De Villers Koestinger .... production assistant (segment "B is for Bigfoot")
Norman England .... epk and set photography
Agnès Guilbault .... location manager
Sean Hanlin .... security (segment "V is for Vagitus") (as Sean Hamlin)
James Hayday .... end credits sound design
Christopher Matson .... business affairs: Magnolia Pictures (as Chris Matson)
Christopher Matson .... production legal: Magnolia Pictures (as Chris Matson)
Shimon Osako .... production coordinator (segment "F is for Fart")
Alejandra Quiroz Hernandez .... production assistant (segment "B is for Bigfoot")
Tim Riley .... business affairs: Dominion Law
Tim Riley .... production legal: Dominion Law
Nadia Robertson .... production assistant (as Nadia Michelle Perry)
Mike Sandyke .... craft service (segment "V is for Vagitus") (as Mike 'Krusty' Sandyke)
Mike Sandyke .... first aid (segment "V is for Vagitus") (as Mike 'Krusty' Sandyke)
Karen Shatzkin .... additional legal services: Shatzkin & Mayer, P.C.
Radley Silla .... epk assistant
Yoshie Tani .... location assistant (segment "Z is for Zetsumetsu")
Tasya Teles .... assistant to producer (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Alastair Tye Samson .... end credits
Angel Jimenez Jr. .... production assistant (uncredited)
 
Thanks
Kaz Andrews .... dedicated to (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Nicole Andrews .... thanks (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Sean Arden .... thanks (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Chris Brewster .... thanks (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Yoshinori Chiba .... special thanks (segment "Z is for Zetsumetsu")
Olympia Dowd .... thanks (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Luke Dunn .... thanks (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Jamie Franklin .... thanks (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Sean Hanlin .... thanks (segment "V is for Vagitus") (as Sean Hamlin)
Evan Husney .... special thanks
Jason Janego .... special thanks
Tibor Kroberly .... thanks (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Tim League .... thanks (segment "V is for Vagitus") (as Tim)
Ron Macmillan .... thanks (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Troy Nixey .... thanks (segment "V is for Vagitus")
James Shapiro .... special thanks
Steve Skroce .... thanks (segment "V is for Vagitus")
Attila Szalay .... thanks (segment "V is for Vagitus") (as Atilla Szalay)
Ant Timpson .... thanks (segment "V is for Vagitus") (as Ant)
Al J. Tuningley .... thanks (segment "V is for Vagitus") (as Al J Tuningley)
Jean-Claude Van Damme .... thanks (segment "V is for Vagitus") (as Jean Claude Van Damme)
Yura-san .... special thanks (segment "Z is for Zetsumetsu")
 

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33 out of 56 people found the following review useful.
Outrageous, audacious and even courageous, 19 September 2012
Author: Greg (gregmoroberts@yahoo.com) from Oakville, Ontario

The ABC's of Death offers audiences twenty-six different ways to die. The film is an anthology where 27 different directors produced 26 different chapters each corresponding to a letter of the alphabet. Given free rein, the only rule they had to apply was corresponding their short film to their assigned letter which would represent the manner of death that is portrayed on screen.

The producers then set out to find the best, most eclectic group of directors willing to participate in this ambitious project. Their efforts resulted in names such as Ti West (House of the Devil), Jason Eisner (Hobo With a Shotgun), Yoshihiro Nishimura (Machine Girl) and Adam Wingard (V/H/S) each attaching themselves to a specific letter in which to thrill, repulse and amuse the audience.

The film shorts go in the order of the alphabet (A,B,C..etc) with director Nacho Vigalondo (Time Crimes) first out of the gate with his A-themed short titled Apocalypse. Next up was the B-themed short, Bigfoot followed by the letter D's entry titled Dogfight. I think you get the picture from here.

The shorts all range in running time, but none is more than a few minutes (all 26 letters of the alphabet are completed within a 123 minute span) and without restriction of studio interference, the directors brought their style of horror, humor and hubris to the platform. The shorts include multiple languages and showcase even animation and claymation.

As with any anthology, there are highs and lows. We loved 'A is for Apocalypse', 'D is for Dogfight', 'F is for Fart', 'T is for Toilet' and 'Y is for Youngbuck'. Letters 'V' and 'K' were also slickly produced on their $5,000 budgets and don't even get us started on 'Z' that had gigantic penises with swords and a whole bunch of other visuals that had us exiting the theatre just a tad disturbed.

'X is for XXL' was possibly the entry with the most blood spewing and 'L is for Libido' was just plain weird. The most disappointing entry was easily Ti West's 'M is for Miscarriage'. It was neither interesting nor involving and considering he may be the most commercial name who contributed to the effort, it has to be considered the biggest misfire. Adam Wingard got stuck with the difficult letter 'Q' and pulled off a humorous entry that was a welcomed diversion from the otherwise violent entries that preceded it.

As I have long complained in many of my reviews that films are often over long and stretched beyond their paper think story lines for the purposes of achieving the standard 90-minute running time range, The ABC's of Death was a welcomed treat. We were able to sit back and enjoy the films without a bunch of subplots or unnecessary character development clogging up my time investment. So if you didn't like 'K is for Klutz' then wait through the five minutes and give 'L is for Libido' a chance.

However, the change of pace might not be for all audiences. We found our screening at this year's Toronto International Film Festival to be filled with an audience that began to sway in energy and excitement as we plodded through the later letters of the English alphabet.

But we were not one of the distracted. We were invested through all 26 entries and it was fun to watch a short and try and determine what the letter designation would represent in the title card that comes only after the film.

Outrageous, audacious and even courageous, The ABC's of Death will be considered an experiment that all horror film fans should experience. It is sure to shock, entertain and provide plenty of after screening conversation over which entries you thought were better than others or what worked or failed.

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