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Mondo Cane 2 (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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Stefano Sibaldi ... Narrator (voice)
Henning Skaarup ... (Danish Narrator)
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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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SEE the shocking firewalk ritual of India. See more »

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30 November 1963 (Italy)  »

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The scene with the monk setting himself on fire is staged. The special effects were created by Carlo Rambaldi. See more »

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Followed by Mondo cane 2000 - L'incredibile (1988) See more »

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Hungarian Rhapsody No.2
By Franz Liszt
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A worthy sequel
13 June 2001 | by See all my reviews

Mondo Cane 2 is on the same league as its predecessor. A lot of gory, shocking scenes and also some lighter and comic ones just to even things out. The commenting remains smart but some scenes start to seem rehearsed or directed. I think it's not so spontaneous and unprompted any more. Nevertheless there are some memorable moments, especially the maimed and crippled kids by their exploiters. Definitely for tough stomachs. I don't think it should be in Mondo Cane anyway, because this is not a ritual or something similar, it's just a criminal action.


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