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Day of the Dead 2: Contagium (2005)

Not Rated | | Horror | Video 18 October 2005
In 1968, in the Ravenside Military Hospital in a military facility in Pennsylvania, the army loses control of an experiment of a lethal bacteriologic weapon that changes the DNA and ... See full summary »

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Emma (as Laurie Maria Baranyay)
Stan Klimecko ...
Boris (as Steve Colosi)
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Jackie (as John F. Henry III)
Justin Ipock ...
Isaac
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Sam
Stephan Wolfert ...
Donwynn
Samantha Clarke ...
Ava Flores
Joe C. Marino ...
Marshall
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Vicky
Andreas van Ray ...
Dr. Heller
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Patty
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Jerry
Simon Burzynski ...
Rubinsky
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Derber
Christopher Estes ...
Charlie
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In 1968, in the Ravenside Military Hospital in a military facility in Pennsylvania, the army loses control of an experiment of a lethal bacteriologic weapon that changes the DNA and transforms human beings into zombies. A group of soldiers is sent to the hospital to eliminate the infected staff and interns but private DeLuca steals a test tube with the virus and hides it inside a vacuum flask. He is transformed into a zombie and killed but the vacuum flask falls in the grass. In the present days, a group of patients in the mental institution Ravenside Memorial Hospital finds the vacuum flask and later when one of them opens the vessel, the culture tube drops on the floor of a bathroom contaminating the group and their Dr. Donwynn. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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$1,000,000 (estimated)
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Trivia

When the bus arrives back at the Mental Hospital, as the patients are walking in there is a sign on the wall that says "Romero Ward", a reference to George A. Romero. See more »

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Aside from observing that it's "something to do with the contagium", Emma's strange "pregnancy" is never explained. See more »

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Featured in Starz presents Zombie Mania (2008) See more »

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Its all a matter of opinion
28 October 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Now, I know I'm gonna take a lot of flack for liking this movie, but oh well. I thought it was funny. I love being able to watch first a movie that scares the living crap out of me and then one i can laugh my butt off to. Yeah, the acting sucked, my 10 year old can do better make-up effects with play-doh, and the plot line was so holey that i swear it belonged in church, but if we cant laugh at a cheesy movie, then why does Rob Schneider and Adam Sandler continue to make movies. Of course, if you are too anal to enjoy watching cheesy movies from time to time, stay outta the horror section of the video store, cause for every 1 great horror movie, there are like 50 cheesy ones.


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