Used in the same way as "Death metal" but being more descriptive to Violence, blood and gore since not ALL death metal is about blood and gore. This makes reference to the infamous "Gore metal" band, Cannibal Corpse, whose lyrics surround this theme of death, blood, guts, gore etc.
A phrase used in the heavy metal community to describe something that falls into the following categories:
-Excessive blood and gore
-Other human or animal mutilation
-horrific and painful Death
"That final scene in Zombie Massacre was so Cannibal Corpse Status!"
A violent scene in Texas Chainsaw Massacre, "Thats straight up Cannibal Corpse Status!"