FrightFest can be offer the opportunity to un-earth old curiosities that you may have seen long ago adorning your local video rental’s shelves, those movies with a striking image that burn into a young subconscious. Return of the Living Dead 3 is one such film for this reviewer, the image being of Melinda Clarke in her spiky punk glory looking straight at you with an infected zombie gaze that was a mixture of threatening and alluring. The years passed, the rental shopped changed catalogue, and the Return of the Living Dead 3 receded into the background of my mind, seemingly destined to dwell in the realm of pre-adolescent fascination and obscurity. Until FrightFest 2017 that is.
Return of the Living Dead 3 follows young lovers Curt (J. Trevor Edmond