Come on in, the water's crawling...
The Human Centipede (First Sequence) (2009)
Tom Six, Holland
This June sees the UK release of The Human Centipede (Final Sequence) so here at Film Gutter we're in a celebratory mood. The conclusion to what must be well among the most notorious film trilogies of all time – certainly in terms of mainstream attention, at least – draws to a close so all through June we're going to be looking at the trilogy, with a review of each movie, a retrospective on the three movies plus some very cool interviews with those involved in the series.
So where better to begin than with where it all began? First Sequence arrived to a fanfare of controversy back in 2009, and particularly drew attention with its claim of being '100% medically accurate'. Why no-one has never tested that hypothesis yet I don't know...