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FleshEater (1988)

R  |   |  Horror  |  17 August 1988 (USA)
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A group of college students on an overnite hayride come across a group of maneating zombies. They must fight for their lives while trying to escape and warn the authorities.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
S. William Hinzman ...
FleshEater (as Bill Hinzman)
John Mowod ...
Bob
Leslie Ann Wick ...
Sally
Kevin Kindlin ...
Ralph
Charis Kirkpatrik Acuff ...
Lisa
James J. Rutan ...
Eddie
Lisa Smith ...
Kim
Denise Morrone ...
Carrie
Mark Strycula ...
Bill
Kathleen Marie Rupnik ...
Julie
Matthew C. Danilko ...
Tony
David A. Sodergren ...
Farmer Dave
Tom Madden ...
Tractor Driver (as Tom 'Where R.U.' Madden)
David Ashby ...
Harv
Terrie Godfrey ...
Dispatcher (as Theresa Marie)
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Storyline

A group of teenagers, taking a nocturnal hayride come across the grave of a man. Little did they know that this deceased man is a zombie. One by one, the actual living are falling victim and becoming zombies. Eventually there are zombies everywhere, and someone needs to stop them, but who? Written by simon

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

He lived, he died, he's back, and he's hungry!

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Horror

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Release Date:

17 August 1988 (USA)  »

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Flesh Eater  »

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Budget:

$60,000 (estimated)
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Trivia

Based on the zombie that S. William Hinzman played in Night of the Living Dead (1968). See more »

Goofs

When the tractor driver is pulled away from the flesheater's coffin, the wire that pulls him back is clearly visible. See more »

Quotes

Heidi, the Little Angel: [opening the door to a zombie] WOW... You're supposed to say trick or treat.
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References Night of the Living Dead (1968) See more »

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Do You Want to Dance
Written by Danny Fehl
Performed by HEDGG
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Fantastic!
19 November 2003 | by (Pennsylvania) – See all my reviews

This movie is one of the best independent zombie flicks. There are a lot of zombie movies which stretch the basic elements of zombie horror and this one doesn't. It sticks to the good old fashoned plot and form that was started by "Night of the Living Dead". I enjoy this film every time I watch it. Keep your eyes peeled for the up coming DVD release.


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