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Night of the Zombies (1981)

R  |   |  Horror, Sci-Fi  |  January 1981 (USA)
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Nick Monroe
Ryan Hilliard ...
Dr. Clarence Proud
Ron Armstrong ...
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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Yes, this zombie movie kind of lacks everything that makes a good zombie movie.
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Saw this one as a kid and remember that it was one of the most boring zombie movies I had ever seen. I also remember it being one of the first movies I had ever seen hosted by Elvira Mistress of the Dark and she did not seem to care for it all that much either. However, there is not really all that much to like about this film, it is boring for the most part, the plot at times is very laughable (dressing up like a zombie to infiltrate indeed), and there is not a lot of gore in it either. This makes the movie with the same title and several others including Virus and Hell of the Living Dead seem like a super action packed thrill ride with splendid zombie effects and a ton of gore. Hell the stock footage in that movie at times is more exciting to watch than this film as it just fails to entertain at any level. There are just so many zombie films out there that are bad, but they are at least fun to watch and not boring this one can not even say that. I do not know if I want to say this is the worst zombie movie ever, but I will say it is the worst zombie movie I have ever seen, even worse than that awful Automaton Transfusion.


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