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Video Nasties: The Definitive Guide (2010)

Every Video Nasty from the DPP list of 39, and the DPP list of dropped 33 titles is critiqued and explored, followed by the original trailers.

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Jake West

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Credited cast:
Emily Booth ... Self
Allan Bryce Allan Bryce ... Self
Alan Jones ... Self
Patricia MacCormack ... Self
Xavier Mendik ... Self
Marc Morris ... Self
Kim Newman ... Self
Julian Petley ... Self
Brad Stevens ... Self
Stephen Thrower ... Self
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Official Sites:

Nucleus Films Ltd

Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

11 October 2010 (UK) See more »

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Putney, London, England, UK See more »

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