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August Underground (2001)

Unrated | | Horror | Video 2001
Two serial killers go on a murdering rampage as one films the outcome from behind a video camera.

Director:

Fred Vogel
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Kyle Dealman Kyle Dealman
Casey Eganey Casey Eganey ... Girl in supermarket
Dan Friedman Dan Friedman
Alexa Iris Alexa Iris ... Hitchhiker
Victoria Jones Victoria Jones ... Old woman
Aaron LaBonte Aaron LaBonte ... Younger twin, tattoo artist
Ben LaBonte Ben LaBonte ... Older twin
Andrew Lauer ... (as Andy Lauer)
Peter Mountain Peter Mountain
AnnMarie Reveruzzi AnnMarie Reveruzzi ... Girl in cellar (as Ann Marie Reveruzzi)
Erika Risovich Erika Risovich ... Blonde prostitute
Russel A. Sagona Russel A. Sagona
Randi Stubbs Randi Stubbs ... Black prostitute
Stephen Vogel Stephen Vogel ... Boy in supermarket
John A. Wisniewski John A. Wisniewski ... Dead man in bathtub
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Two serial killers go on a murdering rampage as one films the outcome from behind a video camera.

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The sickest film ever made

Genres:

Horror

Certificate:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

2001 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

August Underground See more »

Filming Locations:

Belle Vernon, Pennsylvania, USA See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Toe Tag Pictures See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(director's cut)

Color:

Color
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Trivia

While traveling to Canada to attend a film festival in Toronto, director and co-writer Fred Vogel was arrested, pending charges of transporting obscene materials into Canada, when copies of August Underground and its sequel were found by customs officials among the merchandise he had intended to bring to the convention. The charges were eventually dropped, after Vogel had spent roughly ten hours in customs prison. See more »

Quotes

Killer: Come on, I got something to show you. You are going to love this.
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Connections

Followed by August Underground's Penance (2007) See more »

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Nauseating
8 October 2012 | by Mrpaul1972See all my reviews

How to describe this film? Try the home invasion scene from Henry, directed by GG Allin and shot through the lens of the Blair Witch Project. In a word: nauseating. I came out of the experience feeling physically ill, although I'm not sure if that was down to the relentlessly sea-sick camera work or the scuzz-fest content. Probably both. I ended up watching big chunks of it on fast-forward because (despite the gross-out set-pieces) much of it was quite tedious. From what I've read about the film makers, they're serious about what they're doing and have a genuine passion for the horror genre. However, I struggled to find any real insight or anything remotely worthwhile in this film. At this stage in the game, I guess it's about pushing the envelope, and on that level this film maybe scores. On the other hand, I don't really care and life's too short.


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