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The Prodigy: Smack My Bitch Up (1997)

The video shows some rampant adventures on the night London from the first person view. In the full version of the clip, called the Most Controversial Version, there are all kinds of ... See full summary »

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Jonas Åkerlund
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The video shows some rampant adventures on the night London from the first person view. In the full version of the clip, called the Most Controversial Version, there are all kinds of antisocial behaviors, such as drinking hard liquor and drunk driving, taking cocaine, attacking people, violence, vandalism, heroin use, a scene in which Car shoot down a man, a female striptease without censorship, and at the end of the clip the main character is engaged in sex with the same stripper. Written by Peter-Patrick76 (peter-patrick@mail.com)

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

7 December 1997 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

London, England, UK

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Oil Factory, Sony Music See more »
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Trivia

In 2006, as part of the New Zealand TV show "U", the Smack My Bitch Up video was broadcast as the most shocking music video (it won the first place by voting "The most shocking video"). See more »

Connections

Spoofed in It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia: Being Frank (2016) See more »

Soundtracks

Smack My Bitch Up
Written by Liam Howlett, Kool Keith, Ced-Gee, T.R. Love and Moe Love
Performed by The Prodigy
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25-WR
30 March 2019 | by 25WRSee all my reviews

Groundbreaking first person- shot music video by the Guns 'n Roses of techno that taunted the hell out of the Western pre-internet mainstream media.


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