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1000 Ways to Die 

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Several different deaths based on true stories.

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Thom Beers
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Alisdair Simpson Alisdair Simpson ...  Narrator (U.K. broadcast only) 74 episodes, 2008-2012
Ron Perlman ...  Himself - Narrator / ... 66 episodes, 2009-2012
Khyber Zaffarkhan Khyber Zaffarkhan ...  Himself - Physical Medicine & Rehab / ... 44 episodes, 2009-2012
Boyd Flinders Boyd Flinders ...  Himself - Surgeon / ... 34 episodes, 2010-2012
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1,000 Ways to Die, an anthology television series, which aired on Spike/Spike TV from May 14, 2008 to July 15, 2012 showcased shocking reenactments of deaths of individuals who often met the grim reaper in very unorthodox or outlandish ways. Often recreated in a fast-paced, very tongue-in-cheek manner, the stories were based on actual events, but dramatic license was liberally used. Voice-over-narration provided background information on each death. The deaths were recreated in a variety of ways including witness testimonials, historical tidbits, scientific expert analysis, graphic computer-generated imagery animation, interviews, live-action recreation, and even actual footage, when available. Each death ended with a title which was a pun, often based on some popular word or phrase. Written by rleegray

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English

Release Date:

14 May 2008 (USA) See more »

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1000 Formas de Morrer See more »

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Trivia

Some of the deaths and their respective episodes are as follows: See more »

Goofs

In the segment "Dead Eye", the title card states that the incident took place in 1993, yet after the gym teacher is impaled through the eye on the javelin, one of the students takes a picture with his cellphone. Cellphones with photographic capabilities didn't exist in 1993. See more »

Connections

Spoofed in José Mota presenta: La profecía está pronta (2016) See more »

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Good Idea and nice Commentary
14 September 2015 | by alexbotzSee all my reviews

I really like the Commentary of the deaths. At one side it gives important and informations about the death and on the other side it gives a short story. I really like the concept and I really enjoy watching it. A last thing I like is that they didn't only choose deaths from dumb people, but also possibilities of death penalties in the middle age.

Some stuff I don't like: -The Death Names are unfunny as hell - Sometimes the animation is really bad or unrealistic

My conclusion is that it is really worth watching it, if you don't take a good animation too seriously.


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