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Revenge of the Zombies (1943)

Scott Warrington and his hired detective, Larry Adams, arrive at an old mansion in the middle of a Louisiana swamp to meet his brother-in-law, Dr. Max von Altermann shortly after the death ... See full summary »

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Dr. Max Heinrich Von Altermann
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Jennifer Rand
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Jeff
Veda Ann Borg ...
Lila Von Altermann
Barry Macollum ...
Dr. Harvey Keating (as Barry McCollum)
Mauritz Hugo ...
Scott Warrington
Madame Sul-Te-Wan ...
Mammy Beulah
James Baskett ...
Lazarus
Sybil Lewis ...
Rosella
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Scott Warrington and his hired detective, Larry Adams, arrive at an old mansion in the middle of a Louisiana swamp to meet his brother-in-law, Dr. Max von Altermann shortly after the death of Scott's sister, Lila. Von Altermann, a Nazi who has been creating zombies for the armies of the Third Reich, has turned the deceased Lila into one of the undead as well, but is surprised when she shows signs of free will and challenges Max for control over his zombie thralls. Written by Doug Sederberg <vornoff@sonic.net>

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DEAD MEN CAN'T DIE... but live to follow a mad-man's will!


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17 September 1943 (USA)  »

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A Vingança dos Zombies  »

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Trivia

This movie was show several times on Misty Brew's Creature Feature from 1985-2014. See more »

Goofs

The scene where they brother of the deceased wife and the detective go to view the body, as they walk in to the room you can see the body purse her lips and breath. See more »

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Dr. Max Heinrich von Altermann: Against an army of zombies, no armies could stand. Why, even blown half to bits - undaunted by fire and gas - zombies would fight on so long as the brain cells which receive and execute commands still remain intact.
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Follows King of the Zombies (1941) See more »

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"Things walkin that ain't got no business walkin"
30 October 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

A somewhat fun Monogram horror movie. The wife of Dr. von Altermann (John Carradine) has died mysteriously. Her brother and a hired detective (hunky Robert Lowery) investigate. It seems the doctor is quite mad and experimenting on human beings and turning them into zombies.

Yes, it's a cheap no budget movie but it's fun. It has a nice atmospheric opening, a few amusing lines, some funny bits by Mantan Moreland and an interesting plot. Also Carradine gives a good performance and Lowery is tall, handsome, muscular and pretty good in a nothing role. A light enjoyable horror flick. Good viewing around Halloween. I give this a 5.


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