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Evil Town (1977)

 -  Horror  -  1977 (USA)
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Passing through a small town, a stranger discovers that a crazed scientist is creating an army of zombies.

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Christopher Fuller
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Lester Wylie
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Passing through a small town, a stranger discovers that a crazed scientist is creating an army of zombies.

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God Bless Grandama and Grandpa  »

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28 April 2006 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

The most interesting thing about Evil Town was most definitely the presence of breasts, big huge bouncing breasts at that. I couldn't stop laughing when the woman is being chased through the forest and as she runs, her boobs wobble up and down like a yo-yo. There's plenty of shots of them too. After this is over the story soon gets dull. The deaths are goreless and the plot seems to be going nowhere...until the end, when all is revealed.

The overall story is vaguely interesting, but it's the sort of thing that's been done before. I notice someone else described this as a zombie film, which is untrue. There are no zombies to be found at all. The only good things going for Evil Town are breasts, as mentioned, and a fairly good musical score.


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