Season of the Banned
The Horror Channel (Sky & cable)
Friday Nights in November 2011.
The Horror Channel on Sky and cable has picked up eight films to be shown in its Season of the Banned. The films will be aired in a weekly double bill on Friday nights in November.
The season will kick off with:
- Video Nasties: Moral Panic, Censorship and Videotape, a well received documentary about the moral panic of the video nasties
The feature films, which will be shown uncut are:
- The Evil Dead: banned as a video nasty
- The Exterminator: never banned, but suffered extensive BBFC cuts
- The Beyond: banned as a video nasty
- Island of Death: banned as a video nasty
- City of the Dead: never banned, but suffered extensive BBFC cuts
- The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: banned by the BBFC
- Tenebrae: banned as a video nasty