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Death Warmed Over (1984)

Death Warmed Up (original title)
A kid is hypnotized by a scientist to kill his parents and ends in a mental institution. As a grown up he returns to seek revenge over the scientist.

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Michael Tucker
Margaret Umbers ...
Sandy
William Upjohn ...
Lucas
Norelle Scott ...
Jeannie
David Letch ...
Spider
Geoff Snell ...
Jannings
Gary Day ...
Dr. Archer Howell
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Tex
Ian Watkin ...
Bill
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Professor Tucker
Tina Grenville ...
Netty Tucker
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Jackson
Karam Hau ...
Berry
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Ranji Gandhi
Norman Fairley ...
Barman
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A kid is hypnotized by a scientist to kill his parents and ends in a mental institution. As a grown up he returns to seek revenge over the scientist.

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pre Peter Jackson splatter
11 April 2011 | by (Midian) – See all my reviews

This one was made 3 years before Peter Jackson's Bad Taste and was the first horror coming out of kiwi-land New Zealand. So for the real collectors it's a must have and for somehow it wasn't that easy to find a copy of it. There are a lot of bad copies to find and even mine was a bad copy even as it was a DVD release. Is it worth searching, well, there's splatter in it but overall it bored me a lot and I had the skip button ready in my hand. If you see what Peter Jackson did 3 years later that is unforgettable but here the storyline is really stupid, it's all about the gore but again, made in 1984 it could have done much better. There's a bit of nudity in it but don't mentionable. If you are a hunter for splatters than you must have it in your collection or for being the first kiwi-horror. Don't expect some kind of eighties German splatter or Jackson splatter, just watch it and forget it.


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