Mondo Cane (1963)
Average Rating: 6/10
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Release Date: Jan 1, 1963 Wide
Average Rating: 3.3/5
User Ratings: 1,169
This shockumentary caused a stir when it was released in 1962 -- no one had seen anything quite like it before. But audiences need not have worried, this low-brow, disconnected series of clips on "savages" and "barbarians" (usually dark-skinned) who pierce their skin or their noses and do not bother to cover their breasts, would only get worse in sequel after sequel, through the 1970s. Purporting to show repulsive or erotic ritual practices and strange cultural customs from around the world,
Jan 1, 1963 Wide
Jan 6, 2004
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August 19, 2011:Gualtiero Jacopetti: 1919-2011
The man responsible for "Mondo Cane" has passed away at the age of 91.
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A quasi-documentary best remembered for the beautiful theme song "More."
average cinemagoers will be confused and bored, while shock seekers will come away deeply disappointed
The quintessential mondo film.
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