Featuring music by Debussy, Blind Mellon Jefferson, John Cale, and DJ Shadow. Narrated by Ian Holmes.
This is part documentary part fiction. Make no mistake about it though; a LOT of this movie...actually...happened! Read morePublished 21 months ago by Mark J. House
I expected this piece of work to at least stimulate the thirst for information but it was so dull I could not sit through it. Read morePublished 22 months ago by Bartok Kinski
WISCONSIN DEATH TRIP (1999) is a lovely, little, dark, wisp of a film that somehow encompasses all things enigmatic and understood about early midwestern America in the 1890's. Read morePublished on August 30, 2013 by An avid reader
This is a truly scary film, a surprisingly deranged rendering of Lesy's book. Lock all the doors. Prepare for nightmares.Published on April 8, 2013 by Michael Casarella
I have seen Wisconsin Death Trip several times.
Some people are shocked by photos of the dead.
This is not really such an uncommon thing. Read more
This film was absolutely incredible. I am a Social Work major and have been studying demographics, aging, death and dying. Read morePublished on June 11, 2010 by Jennifer Beadle
In a fit of morbid fascination with "collective insanity" along with my love of history of nineteenth century small town America, I watched this "documentary. Read morePublished on May 4, 2009 by C Wahlman
I thought that this "documentary" sounded great. It's not. Private photos of children's dead bodies, poorly reenacted suicides, and a dry narrator reading old healdlines, made this... Read morePublished on November 21, 2008 by T. Steffes
Based upon authentic yet dry turn of the century (1890-1900) news reports from Black River Falls, a small town in northern Wisconsin, "Wisconsin Death Trip" is a brutally slow,... Read morePublished on July 28, 2008 by Jason