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Night of the Zombies (1981)

 -  Horror | Sci-Fi  -  January 1981 (USA)
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Investigators search for soldiers' missing bodies, and hear unbelievable rumors about zombies. Dismissing those rumors they set out to investigate. After two men are found dead, CIA ... See full summary »

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Nick Monroe
Ryan Hilliard ...
Dr. Clarence Proud
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Police Capt. Fleck
Shoshana Ascher ...
Prostitute
John Barilla
Dick Carballo ...
Bearded Man at Bar
Michael Casconi
Richard deFaut ...
Sgt. Freedman
Alphonso DeNoble ...
Krieg - Camera-store Proprietor
Gordon C. Dixon
Samantha Grey ...
Susan Proud
Juni Kulis ...
GRO Officer Schuller
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Charlene Matus
Lee Moore
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Investigators search for soldiers' missing bodies, and hear unbelievable rumors about zombies. Dismissing those rumors they set out to investigate. After two men are found dead, CIA special-agent Nick Monroe is sent to flush out what are suspected to be deserters from the old U.S. Army Chemical Corps unit. Nick's ruthless investigation uncovers a ghoulish plot of world domination, but first he must escape the horror that does not want to be known... yet! Written by Chris Mayo <cmayo@thezone.net>

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Night of the Zombies II  »

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Having you got nice... no, don't turn around...
8 February 2006 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

I believe much ill words have been spoken of this film but it is not that bad. Jamie Gillis is a believable actor with a unique, low-key style. He is cast well in this I think as the gum shoe investigating zombie crimes. It picks up the debate about zombies well too; do they exist or not? And also addresses key questions about modern (well, 1980's) views of the American role in World War II.

The zombie scenes are shot quite well considering the budget and Dr Clarence Trout (no relation!) is the perfect villain.

I'm not sure if I understood the story line about the foam however? What does Jamie learn from pretending to be a zombie and who discovered the power of foam? A good watch nonetheless. Has Jamie Gillis been in any other good films?


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