International Title
The Killing of America
Japanese Title
 [Amerikan Baiorensu]
Production: Towa / Filmlink International
Distributor: Toho-Towa Japan: 1981
  Time: 116 minutes
Initial US Title
 The Killing of America
US Distributor: - (1982) Time: 90 minutes
Alternate Movie Titles:
American Violence [Literal Translation]
Violence USA [Japanese English Title]
Goodbye America [Portuguese Title]

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A mondo documentary focusing on violence in America with emphasis on gun caused fatalities. Features interviews from people in Los Angeles and actual death footage. The main basis is coverage of violent, major events as well. This includes the assassination of John F. Kennedy, John Lennon and Jonestown.

Directed by Sheldon Renan, Leonard Schrader
Writing credits Leonard Schrader, Chieko Schrader
Produced by Mataichiro Yamamoto, Leonard Schrader
Music by W. Michael Lewis, Mark Lindsay
Cinematography by Robert Charlton, Tom Hurwitz, Willy Kurant, Peter Smokler
Film Editing by Lee Percy
Production Design by David Weisman
Narrator Chuck Riley
Ed Dorris, Retired Sergeant of the Los Angeles Sheriff's Department Ed Dorris
Thomas Noguchi, Los Angeles County Coroner Thomas Noguchi
Monster Appearances Aliens, SDF, Misc
None N/A


Miles Imhoff [US] Star Rating
July 5, 2014