6.0/10
602
10 user 63 critic

Long Pigs (2007)

Not Rated | | Horror | 6 October 2007 (USA)
A documentary by two desperate young filmmakers who stumble upon the ultimate subject, a 33 year old cannibalistic serial killer named Anthony McAllister, who has agreed to let them ... See full summary »
Reviews

On Disc

at Amazon

Photos

Learn more

More Like This 

Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

This story centers around Charlotte, a struggling young actress who can't catch a break. In an effort to support herself and her hopeless mother, Charlotte holds a job as a cocktail ... See full summary »

Director: Joe Stauffer
Stars: David Long, Kristi Ray, Taylor Kowalski
Long Pig (Video 2008)
Action | Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

A terrifying film that offers a decidedly different take on the gruesome practice of cannibalism. Long Pig - A culinary term that refers to human beings, which according to documented ... See full summary »

Director: Carlo Rodriguez
Stars: Jennifer Lyon, Grace Carpenter, Laura Carter
Horror | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

A young girl staying in touch with her boyfriend via a webcam discovers an unimaginable horror linked to the house she just moved into.

Director: Michael Costanza
Stars: Stephanie Dees, Johnny Burton, Diane Behrens
Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

A serial killer uses a horror video rental to lure his next victim. What begins as a teen slasher transforms into a disturbing journey through the mind of Max Parry, a mild mannered wedding photographer with a taste for human flesh.

Director: Julian Richards
Stars: Kevin Howarth, Mark Stevenson, Antonia Beamish
Man Vs. (2015)
Horror | Sci-Fi | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

A mysterious stalker plagues a reality tv survivalist during his five days alone for a new season of his show in the northern Ontario wilderness; and the figure may not be human.

Director: Adam Massey
Stars: Chris Diamantopoulos, Chloe Bradt, Michael Cram
Horror | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

In an abandoned house in Poughkeepsie, New York murder investigators uncover hundreds of tapes showing decades of a serial killer's work.

Director: John Erick Dowdle
Stars: Stacy Chbosky, Ben Messmer, Samantha Robson
Noroi (2005)
Horror | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

A documentary filmmaker explores seemingly unrelated paranormal incidents connected by the legend of an ancient demon called the "kagutaba."

Director: Kôji Shiraishi
Stars: Jin Muraki, Rio Kanno, Tomono Kuga
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  

Recovering from the trauma of being kidnapped last Halloween by the Blue Skeleton - a group who take "extreme haunt" to another level - five friends decide they must face their fears in ... See full summary »

Director: Bobby Roe
Stars: Brandy Schaefer, Zack Andrews, Mikey Roe
S&man (2006)
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

S&MAN begins with footage from Michael Powell's exploration of voyeurism, "Peeping Tom." Director JT Petty uses this footage as a starting point to examine the classic comparison between ... See full summary »

Director: J.T. Petty
Stars: Elizabeth Cartier, Carol J. Clover, Debbie D
The Sacrament (2013)
Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

A news team trails a man as he travels into the world of Eden Parish to find his missing sister, where it becomes apparent that this paradise may not be as it seems.

Director: Ti West
Stars: Joe Swanberg, AJ Bowen, Kentucker Audley
The Wicksboro Incident (Video 2003)
Horror | Sci-Fi | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

In 1953 the entire population of Wicksboro, Texas vanishes. Forty five years later a witness comes out of hiding to tell the story.

Director: Richard Lowry
Stars: Bobby Harwell, Dan Brinkle, Kyle Nudo
Headless I (2015)
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

In this "lost slasher film from 1978," a masked killer wages an unrelenting spree of murder, cannibalism, and necrophilia. But when his tortured past comes back to haunt him, he plunges to ... See full summary »

Director: Arthur Cullipher
Stars: Shane Beasley, Kelsey Carlisle, Ellie Church
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
Anthony Alviano Anthony Alviano ... Anthony McAlistar
Jean-Marc Fontaine Jean-Marc Fontaine ... The Restaurant Manager
Paul Fowles ... Merle - Missing Child's Father
Shane Harbinson Shane Harbinson ... Det. Ken Walby
Roger King Roger King ... Tony Prince - Radio Host
Kelly McIntosh Kelly McIntosh ... Rebecca Stapleton (as Kelly MacIntosh)
Brad Mittelman Brad Mittelman ... Simon Sullivan
John Terranova John Terranova ... John Vierra
Vik Sahay ... Dr. Hooshangi
Barbara Walsh Barbara Walsh ... Lucy the Prostitute
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Al Bernstein Al Bernstein ... Newscaster
Phyllis Cooper Phyllis Cooper ... Anthony's Mom
Anita de Yonge Anita de Yonge ... Reporter
Nathan Hynes Nathan Hynes ... Nathan Hynes
Niki Landau Niki Landau ... Newscaster
Edit

Storyline

A documentary by two desperate young filmmakers who stumble upon the ultimate subject, a 33 year old cannibalistic serial killer named Anthony McAllister, who has agreed to let them document every aspect of his horrifically violent life-style. Initially terrified, the filmmakers get to know Anthony as a person. They even begin to identify with his ecological and philosophical justifications for his cannibalistic lifestyle. It's only when they investigate further that the filmmakers begin to doubt Anthony's accounts of his past. Tensions noticeably rise as the filmmakers continue to confront Anthony on his conflicting stories and ever-changing philosophies. During an awkward interview, the filmmakers interview Merle, the father of a young girl who was abducted and never found. This abduction was Anthony's first child victim. Merle welcomes them into his home and gives them a heart-felt experience that even Anthony is touched by. As the documentary reaches its conclusion Anthony begins ... Written by Alex Jordan

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

Two desperate filmmakers began a documentary about a cannibalistic-serial killer. What follows is their actual footage.

Genres:

Horror

Certificate:

Not Rated | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

View content advisory »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Official Facebook | Official site

Country:

Canada

Language:

English

Release Date:

6 October 2007 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Edit

Box Office

Budget:

CAD 250,000 (estimated)
See more on IMDbPro »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Color:

Color
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Soundtracks

Everything Is Changing
Black Lung Innercity Choir
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

fancy some stew?
12 December 2010 | by trashgangSee all my reviews

The movie got some attention worldwide due the limited release of the DVD with a package of jerky. I got mine by contacting the director. Of course I had seen the trailer and immediately two films came into my mind, August Underground and C'est Arrivé Près De Chéz Vous (better known overseas as Man Bites Dog). After watching it I would rather compare it more to Man Bites Dog. August is more about brutality with a small storyline. Here we have the same story as Man Bites Dog. A director and his crew agrees to follow a killer. But not a normal one, a cannibal. Sometimes it's, just like MBD, a bit funny. Like making some stew from human parts. I won't go as far as other reviewers by asking who's worser, the killer or the crew. The difference between MBD and Long Pigs is the fact that Long Pigs goes more into the mind of the killer. It's all filmed docu style. It never becomes really gory but still, some scene's are really well done and are not for the faint hearted. See how he rips the flesh from one victim in an accelerated scene. Somehow you can see the end coming, but when it comes it's again not for the squeamish. Nice low budget which doesn't need the gore to keep you attracted.


5 of 7 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 10 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

IMDb Freedive: Watch Movies and TV Series for Free

Watch Hollywood hits and TV favorites for free with IMDb Freedive. Start streaming on IMDb and Fire TV devices today!

Start watching

Stream Action and Adventure Titles With Prime Video

Explore popular action and adventure titles available to stream with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed