MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 5,934 this week

The Revenge of the Living Dead Girls (1987)
"La revanche des mortes vivantes" (original title)

3.9
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 3.9/10 from 383 users  
Reviews: 16 user | 22 critic

Promoted as France's first gore film, Revenge of the Living Dead Girls (La revanche des mortes-vivantes) is a consumate shocker of horror and sex that as grown into a legend as being one of the sickest and most perverse of zombie films.

Director:

(as Peter B. Harsone)

Writers:

(screenplay), (story)
0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

list image
a list of 158 titles
created 11 Nov 2011
 
a list of 49 titles
created 03 Oct 2012
 
a list of 44 titles
created 08 Jan 2013
 
a list of 49 titles
created 10 Jan 2013
 
a list of 569 titles
created 6 months ago
 

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: The Revenge of the Living Dead Girls (1987)

The Revenge of the Living Dead Girls (1987) on IMDb 3.9/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of The Revenge of the Living Dead Girls.

Videos

Photos

Edit

Cast

Complete credited cast:
Véronique Catanzaro
Kathryn Charly
Sylvie Novak
Anthea Wyler
Laurence Mercier
Patrick Guillemin
Gábor Rassov
Christina Schmidt
Cornélia Wilms
Edit

Storyline

Promoted as France's first gore film, Revenge of the Living Dead Girls (La revanche des mortes-vivantes) is a consumate shocker of horror and sex that as grown into a legend as being one of the sickest and most perverse of zombie films.

Add Full Plot | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

Shocking beyond belief

Genres:

Horror

Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

16 September 1987 (France)  »

Also Known As:

La revanche des mortes vivantes  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

| (uncut)

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Goofs

At the end, when the car is on fire and the money is "blowing away", you can tell the money is actually being dropped on the burning car and the scene is being shown in reverse - watch the fire and smoke go back *into* the car instead of blowing *away* from it. See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

See more (Spoiler Alert!) »

User Reviews

 
The French go Italian horror style.
5 December 2009 | by (Groningen, The Netherlands) – See all my reviews

Yes, this movie is a French production but it really feels and looks like one of those cheap Italian zombie flicks, from the '70's. Funny thing about this movie is that it actually got made during the late '80's, though you really wouldn't had guessed that. The movie looks so old fashioned and got put together in a clumsy way. If this all would had been intentional this would had actually probably been a good movie.

The movie seemed so completely silly and random. It has a story you just won't care about and a bunch of characters you also can't care about at all. As a matter of fact the movie doesn't even have a main character or 'hero' in it. The movie keeps switching between a whole bunch of characters without making it apparent who is supposed to be the good guy here and they basically continue to introduce new characters for the entire movie. The movie also doesn't even turn into a zombie-flick until about halve way through the movie and when it does the movie of course only gets more silly.

Don't understand quite why a 1987 French movie is trying to be like an '70's Italian horror zombie movie. It has exactly the same ingredients and not just in its look and feel. It features plenty of nudity and gore, which the fans will still get a bit of a kick out off.

It's often the editing and directing approach that makes this movie a bad one to watch. It makes the movie at times embarrassingly bad to watch and unintentionally funny.

But yes, it is also true that as far as the genre goes, this really isn't the worst movie to watch. Like mentioned earlier, fans o the genre will probably still get a kick out off it, also since they won't care much about it that the movie is lacking a real good story.

Some more originality wouldn't had harmed the movie really. Not just with its story but also with its moments. If you have seen a couple of type of movies like this one, nothing in this movie should be too surprising. Still it needs to be said that some of the gore is being good at times, which shall especially please the genre buffs. The gore and killings within this movie are also really basically its only redeeming qualities. Make sure to watch the uncut version for this though.

A bit of a clumsy made movie, that gets unintentionally bad and funny at times but the fans of the genre shall still most likely enjoy the movie for what it is.

4/10

http://bobafett1138.blogspot.com/


0 of 1 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Alternate ending? jhplayer0
Cambodian Wheelbarrow tepista

Contribute to This Page