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War of the Dead (2011)

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A platoon of American and Finnish soldiers is driven deep into a Russian forest where its Captain discovers a terrifying secret.

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Captain Martin Stone
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Captain Niemi
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Mikko Leppilampi ...
Lieutenant Laakso
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Sergeant Halonen
Magdalena Górska ...
Dasha
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David Selzman
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Tomas Ereminas ...
Nazi zombie soldier
Teemu Eriksson ...
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This is a movie set during WWII and involves Captain Stone and a platoon of American and Finnish soldiers on a mission to find a bunker held by the Germans. On the way there they come under fire and at the same time run in to some German soldiers that seem to be "undead". How is this possible? Their platoon is almost completely killed off apart from a few of them, including Capt. Stone. They move on and run in to another survivor, a Russian soldier. They all try to survive and end up at the bunker they were meant to take out. But once inside they find out just how the German soldiers became the "undead". Written by Michael Hallows Eve

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€1,000,000 (estimated)
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Shot in Lithuania back in 2007 and after the film was edited in 2008 the production ran out of financing and was put on hold until 2011 when the film was finally completed. See more »

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In the middle of movie when the pack is going down the stairs the man in lead has a lighter burning. It is obvious a flashlight is directed at actors to create more light ambiance. See more »

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Could have been better
9 July 2012 | by (dream state) – See all my reviews

This is a combination war story and horror film that could have been better than it was. The suspenseful and creepy atmosphere is there along with plenty of action to keep you from losing your attention. The acting was fair and perhaps it could have been better.

The story however doesn't explain or go into much detail about the secret sinister experiments that were conducted in the bunker. This I feel should have been elaborated more which would have improved the story quite a bit making it far more interesting than it was.

This is one movie that at first seems to be promising but later on lets you down with disappointment. One can only feel afterwards that this movie could have been better than it was. It had all the potential to be a 1st rate horror film.


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