A Franchise With Legs

Monday, October 31 2011
A Franchise With Legs

After having seen both his Human Centipede outings, The First Sequence and the most recent entrant into what is fast becoming one of the most notorious horror franchises of recent years, The Human Centipede 2 (Full Sequence), you’d be forgiven for feeling a bit nervous when meeting their director and creator Tom Six. And it […]

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Human Behaviour – Comment

Tuesday, June 14 2011
Human Behaviour – Comment

The announcement last week by the BBFC that it was refusing  to grant a certificate to The Human Centipede 2 (Full Sequence) – to give it its full title – brought the issue of film classification sharply back into focus again. More so than some of its other recent decisions – say, Grotesque or, even more […]

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Centipede Saga Has Legs

Tuesday, June 14 2011
Centipede Saga Has Legs

Bounty Films, the UK rights-holder for The Human Centipede 2, and its UK distribution partner Eureka, have jointly announced their decision to appeal against the BBFC’s refusal to grant the film a certificate. Here’s their full, joint statement and, below that, the BBFC’s original announcement :   “Within the last week, the BBFC (British Board […]

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This One’s Got Legs…

Saturday, July 24 2010
This One’s Got Legs…

We’d seen the trailer.We’d heard all about it. And when our check disc copy of the forthcoming release of The Human Centipede arrived on our doorstep recently, we must admit, we were a tad nervous about watching it. Our nervous disposition was not helped by these items that were enclosed in the envelope along with […]

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