After he's bitten by a scorpion carrying a zombie virus, a tough soldier survives the infection, becoming only half zombie. Once back in the US, he finds himself fighting his former comrades in arms, all of whom are turning into zombies!
Did You Know?
Several characters were named for various famous people: Pvt. Connery and Pvt. Lazenby, the two soldiers in the truck transporting one of the infected, were named after Sean Connery
and George Lazenby
, who both played James Bond ("The best James Bond" was the topic of conversation between the two). Officer Raimi is named for Sam Raimi
, director of the "Evil Dead" series of movies. Officer Campbell is named for Bruce Campbell
, star of the "Evil Dead" series. Additionally, the character Armin Shimerman
, plays is named Coroner Flutie. Previously, Shimerman had a recurring role on "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" as Principal Snyder. The character he replaced on that show (after he was murdered by students) was Principal Flutie. See more
In the kitchen scene with Hieronymous Judson, after the zombie pulls his arm out of the meat grinder, it is obviously a normal-length arm, despite several pounds of ground zombie shown coming out of the grinder. See more
Dead or alive, men are all the same.
References Dawn of the Dead