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Undead (2003)

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A quaint Australian fishing village is overcome by meteorites that turn its residents into the ravenous undead, leaving a small group of those unharmed to find a way out.


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Rated R for strong violence and gore, and for language | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

4 September 2003 (Australia)  »

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AUD 1,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$9,851 (USA) (1 July 2005)


$30,291 (USA) (8 July 2005)

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The backup battery supply that powers the garage door during the escape in the van has the name "Spierigfilm" written on it - the name of the film's production company. See more »


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Harrison: When I was a kid, we fuckin' respected our parents, we didn't fuckin' eat 'em!
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"The characters and events depicted in this photoplay are fictitious. Any similarity to actual persons, living or living dead, is purely coincidential." See more »


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5 February 2005 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

I'm Australian, so i know what a bad movie is. this surprisingly enough isn't one. They only thing missing from this movie to keep it from touching the stars (so to speak) is originality. it has everything else, its funny and violent, and even thru bad acting you can see a great vision. but for me this movie was so good that i can hardly believe it was made by a couple of aussies. Aussie horror has not always been met with open arms by the horror fraternity but hopefully this will erase some of the embarrassment of the horrible horror we have produced.

on top of that this movie has aliens comfortable with being naked, i didn't see that in signs.

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