Dead Men Don't Die (1990)

PG-13  |   |  Comedy, Crime, Horror  |  17 October 1991 (USA)
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A reporter investigating a drug dealing ring is murdered. Brought back to life by the voodoo spell of a cleaning woman, he goes after his killers.

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A reporter investigating a drug dealing ring is murdered. Brought back to life by the voodoo spell of a cleaning woman, he goes after his killers.

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The anchorman's dead--BUT HE'S MAKING A COMEBACK!


Comedy | Crime | Horror


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17 October 1991 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Los hombres muertos no mueren  »

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Dead Men Don't Die
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15 January 2014 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I worked on this film as an extra. Like the other reviewer, I worked long hours and was used a lot in the filming. While I am in the movie, most of my long hours ended up on the cutting room floor. If you can stand to watch this movie, I'll be in the news room scene - one minute in a suit and the next second in a white shirt. Same scene, but differently dressed. I only appear in the news room.

Like the other reviewer I had hoped this would be a cool movie to watch and I tell my friends I was in a particular scene. I too was horrified by just how bad this movie is. The only good thing that came out of this experience was I met a girl (a extra too - a red head in the news room scene typing) that I dated for quite sometime.

-5 (negative) Stars from me.

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