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FleshEater (1988)

 -  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

Certificate:

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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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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

The title is taken from one of the original titles for Night of the Living Dead (1968), which was "Night of the Flesheaters". 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

Eddie: Well excuse me boss, I must've come up here with the wrong impression, I thought we were here to have fun!
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Connections

References Frankenstein (1931) See more »

Soundtracks

Working for the Weekend
Written by Danny Fehl
Performed by HEDGG
Guitar leads by David Haywiser
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User Reviews

 
An alright gore flick
24 May 1999 | by (California, USA) – See all my reviews

This is another film in the long line of killer zombie rip-offs since Night of the Living Dead. This movie is not bad, but it doesn't have near the impact that the Living Dead series created by George Romero. The acting is very lame, and it's pretty predictable, but the gore makes up for it, kind of. The movie could have used some suspense along the line also. All in all, an alright zombie flick


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