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Redneck Zombies (1989)

R  |   |  Comedy, Horror  |  15 February 1989 (USA)
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A barrel of radioactive waste is lost out in the woods. Some demented rednecks find it and use it as part of their still. Everybody who drinks from the liquor they produced turns into a zombie.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Steve Sooy ...
Mental Patient One
Anthony M. Carr ...
Attendant One
Ken Davis ...
Mental Patient Two
Stan Morrow ...
Dr. Kildare
Brent Thurston-Rogers ...
Dr. Casey (as Brent Thurston Rogers)
Lisa M. DeHaven ...
Lisa Dubois
Tyrone Taylor ...
Tyrone Robinson (The Soldier)
Anthony Burlington-Smith ...
Bob (as Anthony Burlington Smith)
James H. Housely ...
Wilbur
Martin J. Wolfman ...
Andy
Boo Teasedale ...
Sally
Darla Deans ...
Theresa
Joe Benson ...
Hoss (The Dog) (as Joe Bensen)
Bucky Santini ...
Ferd Mertz
P. Floyd Piranha ...
Junior Clemson
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Storyline

In the back-woods of America live a very special kind of people. Friendly, decent, hard-working dirt farmers. When they accidentally drink a barrel of nuclear waste they turn into tobacco chewing, flesh eating, cannibal kinfolk from hell. Meanwhile, seven sophisticated city slickers on vacation get lost in the woods and encounter a nightmare world of these illiterate, and extremely insensitive, undead. While the tourists hikers use all their wits and courage to stay alive, more and more "down-home" types imbibe the nasty brew until Redneck Zombies are everywhere. What started as a scenic nature-hike turns into a bloodbath of dismemberment and cannibalism. Written by Wouter Nederlof <toksie@dds.nl>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

They're Tobacco Chewin', Gut Chompin', Cannibal Kinfolk from Hell!

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Comedy | Horror

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15 February 1989 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Redneck County Rape  »

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Budget:

$10,000 (estimated)
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Trivia

The budget for this movie was so low that the filmmakers could only afford one breakaway candy glass bottle. See more »

Quotes

Billy-Bob/Ellie May: Well,
[Ellie May grabs his fishing pole and starts leaving]
Billy-Bob/Ellie May: gotta go.
Jed Clemson: Well where you going
Billy-Bob/Ellie May: I'm going fishing!
Junior: Got worms?
Billy-Bob/Ellie May: Yeah but I'm going anyway.
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Crazy Credits

Redneck Zombies is a work of fiction. Any similarity to events or persons living, dead or undead is totally coincidental. See more »

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Featured in The Cinema Snob: Redneck Zombies (2010) See more »

Soundtracks

Leave Me Alone
Written by Jim Patton
Performed by EDGE CITY
(Jim Patton, Rob Martin, Linda Morris, Jeff Vreeland, Sherry Brokus, Lew Morris)
Used by permission of Independent Alligator Records
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User Reviews

 
Laughed till my sides hurt!
2 September 2003 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This was so much fun! Somehow, I never got to see this little gem in the 80's and only recently found it. It was just tons of campy fun. The songs, the rednecks, the dialogue, it was all funny. And the makeup on the zombies was great and there was tons of gore. I loved the parody scene of the Texas Chainsaw Massacre hitchhiker. And the Tobacco Man was just so kewl! This is a must see for anyone who loves horror parodies. It's a real classic.


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