favorite zombie movies

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1.
White Zombie (1932)
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A young man turns to a witch doctor to lure the woman he loves away from her fiancé, but instead turns her into a zombie slave. (69 mins.)
Director: Victor Halperin
 
2.
I Walked with a Zombie (1943)
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A Canadian nurse is hired to care for the wife of a sugar plantation owner, who has been acting strangely, on a Caribbean island. (69 mins.)
 
3.
Invisible Invaders (1959)
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Aliens, contacting scientist Adam Penner, inform him that they have been on the moon for twenty thousand years... (67 mins.)
Director: Edward L. Cahn
 
4.
Zombies of Mora Tau (1957)
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Zombie-like, dead crewmen of a sunken ship have always prevented salvagers from claiming the wreck's legendary box of diamonds, but will a new group of treasure hunters succeed? (70 mins.)
Director: Edward L. Cahn
 
5.
Plan 9 from Outer Space (1959)
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Aliens resurrect dead humans as zombies and vampires to stop humanity from creating the Solaranite (a sort of sun-driven bomb). (79 mins.)
 
6.
The Plague of the Zombies (1966)
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Young workers are dying because of a mysterious epidemic in a little village in Cornwall. Doctor Thompson... (91 mins.)
Director: John Gilling
 
7.
Tombs of the Blind Dead (1972)
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In the 13th century there existed a legion of evil knights known as the Templars, who quested for eternal... (101 mins.)
 
8.
The Return of the Evil Dead (1973)
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500 years after they were blinded and executed for committing human sacrifices, a band of Templar knights... (91 mins.)
 
9.
Horror of the Zombies (1974)
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The living corpses of the Satan-worshiping Knights Templar hunt for human victims in a 16th century galleon. (89 mins.)
 
10.
Night of the Seagulls (1975)
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In this final installment of the Blind Dead series, a doctor and his wife move to a small inhospitable coastal village where he plans to start a practice only to discover that undead demon-worshiping Templar Knights haunt the place. (89 mins.)
 
11.
Night of the Living Dead (1968)
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There is panic throughout the nation as the dead suddenly come back to life. The film follows a group of characters who barricade themselves in an old farmhouse in an attempt to remain safe from these flesh eating monsters. (96 mins.)
 
12.
Night of the Living Dead (1990)
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The unburied dead return to life and seek human victims. (92 mins.)
Director: Tom Savini
 
13.
Dawn of the Dead (1978)
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Following an ever-growing epidemic of zombies that have risen from the dead, two Philadelphia S.W.A.T. team members, a traffic reporter, and his television executive girlfriend seek refuge in a secluded shopping mall. (127 mins.)
 
14.
Dawn of the Dead (2004)
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A nurse, a policeman, a young married couple, a salesman, and other survivors of a worldwide plague that is producing aggressive, flesh-eating zombies, take refuge in a mega Midwestern shopping mall. (101 mins.)
Director: Zack Snyder
 
15.
Day of the Dead (1985)
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A small group of military officers and scientists dwell in an underground bunker as the world above is overrun by zombies. (96 mins.)
 
16.
Land of the Dead (2005)
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The living dead have taken over the world, and the last humans live in a walled city to protect themselves as they come to grips with the situation. (93 mins.)
 
17.
Revenge of the Dead (1983)
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Stefano, a young journalist, buys a used typewriter and accidentally sees that some text is still readable on the ribbon... (98 mins.)
Director: Pupi Avati
 
18.
Children Shouldn't Play with Dead Things (1972)
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Six friends in a theatrical troupe dig up a corpse on an abandoned island to use in a mock Satanic ritual. It backfires with deadly consequences. (87 mins.)
Director: Benjamin Clark
 
19.
Dead of Night (1974)
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A young man killed in Vietnam inexplicably returns home as a zombie. (88 mins.)
Director: Bob Clark
 
20.
Messiah of Evil (1973)
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A young woman goes searching for her missing artist father. Her journey takes her to a strange Californian seaside town governed by a mysterious undead cult. (90 mins.)
Director: Willard Huyck
 
21.
Sugar Hill (1974)
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When her boyfriend is murdered by gangsters, Sugar Hill decides not to get mad, but BAD! She entreats... (91 mins.)
Director: Paul Maslansky
 
22.
The Living Dead at Manchester Morgue (1974)
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A cop chases two hippies suspected of a series of Manson family-like murders; unbeknownst to him, the real culprits are the living dead, brought to life with a thirst for human flesh by chemical pesticides being used by area farmers. (95 mins.)
Director: Jorge Grau
 
23.
The Child (1977)
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A newly hired house-keeper in a secluded area is alarmed to discover that her boss's eleven-year-old... (82 mins.)
 
24.
Shock Waves (1977)
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Visitors to a remote island discover that a reclusive Nazi commandant has been breeding a group of Zombie soldiers. (85 mins.)
Director: Ken Wiederhorn
 
25.
The Children (1980)
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A nuclear-plant leak turns a bus-load of children into murderous atomic zombies with black fingernails. (93 mins.)
Director: Max Kalmanowicz
 
26.
The Grapes of Death (1978)
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A young woman discovers that the pesticide being sprayed on vineyards is turning people into killer zombies. (85 mins.)
Director: Jean Rollin
 
27.
Zombie (1979)
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Strangers searching for a young woman's missing father arrive at a tropical island where a doctor desperately searches for the cause and cure of a recent epidemic of the undead. (91 mins.)
Director: Lucio Fulci
 
28.
Zombi 3 (1988)
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When a terrorist's body, infected with a stolen chemical, is cremated by the US military, a virus is unintentionally released into the atmosphere over a small island. (95 mins.)
Director: Lucio Fulci
 
29.
After Death (1989)
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A woman goes back to the island where her parents were killed. They had been working on a cure for cancer... (84 mins.)
Director: Clyde Anderson
 
30.
The Beyond (1981)
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A young woman inherits an old hotel in Louisiana where, following a series of supernatural "accidents", she learns that the building was built over one of the entrances to Hell. (87 mins.)
Director: Lucio Fulci
 
31.
City of the Living Dead (1980)
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A reporter and a psychic race to close the Gates of Hell after the suicide of a clergyman caused them to open, allowing the dead to rise from their graves. (93 mins.)
Director: Lucio Fulci
 
32.
Nightmare City (1980)
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An airplane exposed to radiation lands, and blood drinking zombies emerge armed with knives, guns and teeth! They go on a rampage slicing, dicing, and biting their way across the Italian countryside. (92 mins.)
Director: Umberto Lenzi
 
33.
Burial Ground: The Nights of Terror (1981)
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A professor opens a crypt and reanimates rotten zombies. The zombies attack a jet-set-group which is celebrating a party in a villa nearby... (85 mins.)
Director: Andrea Bianchi
 
34.
Hell of the Living Dead (1980)
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A tough female reporter and her cameraman boyfriend team up with a four-man commando unit in the New Guinea jungle whom are fighting flesh-eating zombies. (99 mins.)
Director: Vincent Dawn
 
35.
Zombie Holocaust (1980)
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An expedition in the East Indies, encounters not only the cannibals they were looking for, but also an evil scientist and his zombie army. (84 mins.)
Director: Frank Martin
 
36.
Dead & Buried (1981)
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A suspense horror film set in a small coastal town where, after a series of gory murders commited by mobs of townspeople against visiting tourists, the corpses begin to come back to life. (94 mins.)
Director: Gary A. Sherman
 
37.
Kung Fu Zombie (1981)
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A criminal comes to town in order to kill Billy Chong over a past dispute. But instead of getting his own hands dirty... (80 mins.)
Director: Hwa I Hung
 
38.
Zombie vs. Ninja (1989)
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Ethan, a young man, is beaten while his father is killed by a group of thieves. With the help of an undertaker... (88 mins.)
Director: Charles Lee
 
39.
Hard Rock Zombies (1985)
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A hard rock band travels to the tiny and remote town of Grand Guignol to perform. Peopled by hicks, rubes... (98 mins.)
Director: Krishna Shah
 
40.
Re-Animator (1985)
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A dedicated student at a medical college and his girlfriend become involved in bizarre experiments centering around the re-animation of dead tissue when an odd new student arrives on campus. (105 mins.)
Director: Stuart Gordon
 
41.
Bride of Re-Animator (1989)
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Doctors Herbert West and Dan Cain discover the secret to creating human life and proceed to create a perfect woman from dead tissue. (96 mins.)
Director: Brian Yuzna
 
42.
Beyond Re-Animator (2003)
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Everyone's favorite mad scientist Herbert West is currently in jail after having state's evidence turned against him by his former assistant... (96 mins.)
Director: Brian Yuzna
 
43.
The Return of the Living Dead (1985)
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When two bumbling employees at a medical supply warehouse accidentally release a deadly gas into the air, the vapors cause the dead to rise again as zombies. (91 mins.)
Director: Dan O'Bannon
 
44.
Return of the Living Dead II (1988)
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Curious kids unearth the barrels that helped revive the dead of the first film, which proves the second time's an undead charm. (89 mins.)
Director: Ken Wiederhorn
 
45.
Return of the Living Dead III (1993)
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Having recently witnessed the horrific results of a top secret project to bring the dead back to life, a distraught youth performs the operation on his girlfriend after she's killed in a motorcycle accident. (97 mins.)
Director: Brian Yuzna
 
46.
The Dead Pit (1989)
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A renegade doctor is shot dead and entombed with his fiendish experiments in the basement of an abandoned wing of a mental hospital... (95 mins.)
Director: Brett Leonard
 
47.
Night of the Creeps (1986)
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Alien brain parasites, entering humans through the mouth, turn their host into a killing zombie. Some teenagers start to fight against them. (88 mins.)
Director: Fred Dekker
 
48.
Raiders of the Living Dead (1986)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.2/10 X  
A newspaper reporter hears of strange goings-on on a remote island. He travels there and finds that a mad scientist lives there and he is creating zombies. (86 mins.)
 
49.
The Dead Next Door (1989)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  
An elite anti-Zombie team is assembled by the Government to cope with an ever-growing undead infection and the religious cult zealots who fanatically protect the festering foes. (78 mins.)
Director: J.R. Bookwalter
 
50.
Dead Heat (1988)
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Two policemen are brought back to life to chase down supernatural criminals. (86 mins.)
Director: Mark Goldblatt
 
51.
Hellgate (1989)
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A motorcycle gang kidnaps a young woman, Josie, from a diner and brutally kills her. Many years later... (91 mins.)
 
52.
Pet Sematary (1989)
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Behind a young family's home in Maine is a terrible secret that holds the power of life after death. When tragedy strikes, the threat of that power soon becomes undeniable. (103 mins.)
Director: Mary Lambert
 
53.
The Boneyard (1991)
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Children turned into zombies wreak havoc in a coroner's building with just a burned-out psychic, an experienced cop and two coroners to stop the madness. (98 mins.)
Director: James Cummins
 
54.
Black Demons (1991)
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Three college students, another couple, and their housekeeper are besieged at a remote Brazilian plantation by a group of zombies raised from the grave by a voodoo curse. (88 mins.)
Director: Umberto Lenzi
 
55.
Nudist Colony of the Dead (1991)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.5/10 X  
Zombie nudists attack campers five years after the closure of the Sunny Buttocks nudist colony in various musical numbers. (90 mins.)
Director: Mark Pirro
 
56.
Dead Alive (1992)
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A young man's mother is bitten by a Sumatran rat-monkey. She gets sick and dies, at which time she comes back to life, killing and eating dogs, nurses, friends, and neighbors. (104 mins.)
Director: Peter Jackson
 
57.
Cemetery Man (1994)
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A cemetery man must kill the dead a second time when they become zombies. (105 mins.)
Director: Michele Soavi
 
58.
Premutos - Der gefallene Engel (1997)
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Premutos is the first of the fallen Angels, even before Lucifer. His Goal is to rule the world, the living and the dead... (106 mins.)
Director: Olaf Ittenbach
 
59.
Phantasm (1979)
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A teenage boy and his friends face off against a mysterious grave robber known only as the Tall Man, who keeps a lethal arsenal of terrible weapons with him. (88 mins.)
Director: Don Coscarelli
 
60.
Phantasm II (1988)
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Mike, now released from a psychiatric hospital, continues his journey to stop the evil Tall Man from his grim work. (97 mins.)
Director: Don Coscarelli
 
61.
Phantasm III: Lord of the Dead (1994)
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Mike and Reggie continue to hunt the mysterious Tall Man. (91 mins.)
Director: Don Coscarelli
 
62.
Phantasm IV: Oblivion (1998)
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Mike travels through time and dimensions to find the Tall Man's origins. (90 mins.)
Director: Don Coscarelli
 
63.
Bio-Zombie (1998)
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A group of young shoppers and employees must band together when a zombie outbreak over runs their Hong Kong shopping center in the middle of the shopping day. (94 mins.)
Director: Wilson Yip
 
64.
Versus (2000)
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There are 666 portals that connect this world to the other side. These are concealed from all human beings. Somewhere in Japan exists the 444th portal.... The forest of resurrection. (119 mins.)
 
65.
Junk (2000)
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A team of jewel-thieves fight for their lives in a zombie-infested factory. (83 mins.)
Director: Atsushi Muroga
 
66.
VS3: Infantry of Doom (1999)
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Karl the Butcher continues his violence on an isolated island, but this time he has his followers. (85 mins.)
Director: Andreas Schnaas
 
67.
Wild Zero (1999)
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Only legendary Japanese garage rock band Guitar Wolf can stand between a race of aliens from destroying earth with an army of zombies. (98 mins.)
 
68.
Fido (2006)
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In an Earthly world resembling the 1950s, a cloud of space radiation has shrouded the planet, resulting... (93 mins.)
Director: Andrew Currie
 
69.
House of the Dead (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.0/10 X  
A group of college students travel to a mysterious island to attend a rave, which is soon taken over by bloodthirsty zombies. (90 mins.)
Director: Uwe Boll
 
70.
House of the Dead 2 (2005 TV Movie)
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A virus breaks out at a university and people start to become zombies. After 29 days, a team of AMS scientists and soldiers are sent in to deal with the problem. But while they search, things go wrong. (95 mins.)
Director: Mike Hurst
 
71.
Undead (2003)
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A quaint Australian fishing village is overcome by meteorites that turn its residents into the ravenous undead, leaving a small group of those unharmed to find a way out. (104 mins.)
 
72.
Shaun of the Dead (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A man decides to turn his moribund life around by winning back his ex-girlfriend, reconciling his relationship with his mother, and dealing with an entire community that has returned from the dead to eat the living. (99 mins.)
Director: Edgar Wright
 
73.
Dead Men Walking (2005)
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After killing four persons in his home with a shotgun, Dee Travis claims that he had accidentally ingested... (82 mins.)
Director: Peter Mervis
 
74.
Evil (2005)
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An evil force is awakened in downtown Athens transforming the unsuspecting citizens into raving zombies. The few survivors will have to fight hard for their lives. To the death. (83 mins.)
Director: Giorgos Nousias
 
75.
Island of the Living Dead (2007 Video)
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A group of treasure hunters survive a shipwreck only to find themselves stuck on a deserted island that's been overrun with ferocious flesh-eating zombies. (91 mins.)
Director: Vincent Dawn
 
76.
Zombies: The Beginning (2007 Video)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.6/10 X  
A group of rough'n'tumble marines led by Captain Jurgens are sent by the powerful company Tyler Inc... (90 mins.)
Director: Vincent Dawn
 
77.
Poultrygeist: Night of the Chicken Dead (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
Zombified chickens attempt to kill the fast-food workers that cook them in a restaurant built on an ancient burial ground. (103 mins.)
Director: Lloyd Kaufman
 
78.
Planet Terror (2007)
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After an experimental bio-weapon is released, turning thousands into zombie-like creatures, it's up to a rag-tag group of survivors to stop the infected and those behind its release. (105 mins.)
 
79.
[Rec] (2007)
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A television reporter and cameraman follow emergency workers into a dark apartment building and are quickly locked inside with something terrifying. (78 mins.)
 
80.
Dead Snow (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
A ski vacation turns horrific for a group of medical students, as they find themselves confronted by an unimaginable menace: Nazi zombies. (90 mins.)
Director: Tommy Wirkola
 
81.
Mud Zombies (2008)
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A poor community in the remote state of Espirito Santo, Brazil, ekes an existence by fishing and picking crustaceans from the local tropical mangroves... (105 mins.)
Director: Rodrigo Aragão
 
82.
Juan of the Dead (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
A group of slackers face an army of zombies. The Cuban government and media claim the living dead are dissidents revolting against the government. (92 mins.)
 
83.
Pontypool (2008)
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A radio host interprets the possible outbreak of a deadly virus which infects the small Ontario town he is stationed in. (93 mins.)
Director: Bruce McDonald
 
84.
The Dead (2010)
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An American mercenary, the sole survivor of a plane crash, has to run the gauntlet across Africa, battling with the living dead. (105 mins.)
 
85.
Doghouse (2009)
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A group of men, heading to a remote village to help one of their friends get over his divorce, soon discover that all the women have been infected with a virus that makes them man-hating cannibals. (89 mins.)
Director: Jake West
 
86.
The Evil Dead (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Five friends travel to a cabin in the woods, where they unknowingly release flesh-possessing demons. (85 mins.)
Director: Sam Raimi
 
87.
Evil Dead II (1987)
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The lone survivor of an onslaught of flesh-possessing spirits holes up in a cabin with a group of strangers while the demons continue their attack. (84 mins.)
Director: Sam Raimi
 
88.
Army of Darkness (1992)
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A man is accidentally transported to 1300 A.D., where he must battle an army of the dead and retrieve the Necronomicon so he can return home. (81 mins.)
Director: Sam Raimi
 
89.
28 Days Later... (2002)
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Four weeks after a mysterious, incurable virus spreads throughout the UK, a handful of survivors try to find sanctuary. (113 mins.)
Director: Danny Boyle
 
90.
28 Weeks Later (2007)
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Six months after the rage virus was inflicted on the population of Great Britain, the US Army helps to secure a small area of London for the survivors to repopulate and start again. But not everything goes to plan. (100 mins.)
 
91.
The Astro-Zombies (1968)
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The Plan - to build a super human; How? - by murdering innocent convenient victims and using various bits of them; The Result - Creatures on the rampage. (92 mins.)
Director: Ted V. Mikels