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Burial Ground: The Nights of Terror (1981)
"Le notti del terrore" (original title)

 -  Horror  -  10 December 1985 (USA)
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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...

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Karin Well ...
Janet
Gianluigi Chirizzi ...
Mark (as Gian Luigi Chirizzi)
Simone Mattioli ...
James
Antonella Antinori ...
Leslie (as Antonietta Antinori)
Roberto Caporali ...
George
Peter Bark ...
Michael
Claudio Zucchet ...
Nicholas (as Claudio Zucchett)
Anna Valente ...
Kathryn
Raimondo Barbieri ...
Professor (as Renato Barbieri)
Mariangela Giordano ...
Evelyn (as Maria Angela Giordan)
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Professor Ayres discovers a secret in an ancient stone and when he opens a crypt, he revives zombies that kill him. He had invited three couples to visit him in his manor to reveal his discovery. However, they never get around to meeting the professor. Out of the blue, the zombies attack them and they seek shelter in the mansion. The creatures put the manor under siege while they protect themselves trying to survive to the horde of zombies. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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Peter Bark was cast in the role of 12 year old Michael, when at the time of filming, he was approximately 26 years old. In real life, Peter Bark is a dwarf. See more »

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In one scene, a woman throws a bucket of green liquid on a zombie (before setting fire to it). Between shots, the amount of green liquid on the zombie's clothes decreases. See more »

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James: You look just like a little whore, but I like that in a girl.
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"The earth shall tremble, graves shall open, they shall come among the living as messengers of death and there shall be the nights of terror." 'Prophecy of the Black Spider' See more »

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Excellent Flick! The Best Zombie EVER made!
31 October 1998 | by (Las Vegas, NV) – See all my reviews

From a long-time Romero fan. This surpasses Night of the Living Dead. Perhaps the best Zombie flick ever made.


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