a snuff movie

a snuff movie

a film that is intended to be sexually exciting which shows a person being murdered In May '92 he was arrested and charged with importing snuff movies into the country.
See also: movie, snuff
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THE parents of a teenage girl killed for a snuff movie have accused police of letting her "murderer in the making" slip through the net.
A couple end up stranded in an isolated motel, where they realise they've been set up to star in a snuff movie.
Their bitchy banter puts a buzz into the B-movie lines and the fact they've stumbled on a snuff movie operation adds an adult touch to the plot.
Welles (Nicolas Cage) is hired by a wealthy widow to investigate a film found in her dead husband's safe that looks like a snuff movie - a porn film in which a young girl appears to be killed.
Accidentally locked into the studio one night, she is horrified when she thinks she sees a snuff movie being made.