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Definition of snuff movie in English:

noun

informal
A pornographic film or video recording of an actual murder.
Example sentences
  • It is merciless, more like a snuff movie than hard core voyeurism.
  • The result is one of the most appalling sequences ever filmed outside a snuff movie.
  • The series looks like soft porn with the sound down, and with the sound up it has the compelling quality of a home snuff movie.

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