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So, nobody really likes the 1978 or 2010 version of I Spit On Your Grave. Still, the controversy associated with a rape revenge narrative typically garners buzz for being unethical, disturbing, and ultimately being pointless. Even though no one likes these films, people see them to be shocked. Or you just actually have weird rapey fantasies that probably shouldn't be talked about.

No matter why you watch, it doesn't change the fact that I Spit On Your Grave 2 premieres on August 25 at the UK FrightFest festival. The DVD and Blu-ray will be released shortly after the film gets a limited theatrical run on September 24. Instead of dealing with a writer, the sequel follows Community's as a wannabe model who is thrust into a world where she's kidnapped, tortured, raped, and ultimately seeks revenge. Both the original and the film are the definition of effective grindhouse (offensive as they may be), so if you're into that, here's the latest still from the film (via STYD):

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