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Release Date:
30 November 1978 (West Germany) See more »
Shocking, daring and frank.
Mockumentary about a pornographic film starlet who commits suicide during the filming of a documentary about the adult film business, leading to the discovery of a snuff film. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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Carl Amery ... Himself
Josephine Bayerl ... Herself
Sonja Embriz ... Herself
Claudia Fielers ... Herself
Robert Furch ... Himself
Heinz Gerstl ... Himself
Roswitha Geuther ... Sich selber
Bernd Kramer ... Himself
Bärbel Markus ... Herself

Roman Polanski ... Himself (archive footage)
Hasso Preiß ... Himself
Waltraud Schaeffler ... Herself
Sonja Spitzweg ... Herself
Christina von Blanc
Frau Waldhofen ... Herself

Directed by
Andrzej Kostenko 
Karl Martine 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Andrzej Kostenko  writer
Robert H. Rimmer  writer

Produced by
Richard R. Rimmel .... producer
Original Music by
Günther Behrle 
Gerhard Heinz 
Gert Wilden 
Cinematography by
Wes Craven 
Andrzej Kostenko 
Robert H. Rimmer 

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Also Known As:
"Confessions of a Blue Movie Star" -
"Snuff" - West Germany
"Civiltà del vizio" - Italy
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USA:79 min
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Did You Know?

The "snuff film" is a deleted scene from Wes Craven's The Last House on the Left (1972).See more »
Movie Connections:
Edited from The Last House on the Left (1972)See more »


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