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Aaah! Zombies!! -- Zombies.  You know 'em, you love 'em.  But what do they think of you?  In this hilarious twist on the Classic Zombie Tale, we see the world through Zombie eyes when a barrelful of toxic goo transforms four friends into the walking dead, and suddenly, it seems everyone else has gone mad.  In the most unique Zombie story in years, the Zombies embark on a bumbling quest to find the "Truth", completely unaware of their rotting undeadness.  After all, Zombies are people too!


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  (in credits order)

Matthew Davis ... Mike

Julianna Robinson ... Vanessa

Michael Grant Terry ... Tim

Betsy Beutler ... Cindy

Colby French ... Nick Steele

Richard Riehle ... Colonel South
Jack Orend ... Dr. Richter

Joel McCrary ... Mark Kanan

Tracey Walter ... Mr. Whicks

Oren Skoog ... Danny
Will Stiles ... Chad

Michael Cornacchia ... Ronald Rupert Eschelon III

Larry Weissman ... The Drunk
Dominique Purdy ... Dom

Stephen Simon ... Military Driver (as Steve Simon)

Jon Monastero ... Military Navigator
McKay Stewart ... Private Suntody

Steve Kim ... Chinky

Matthew Hatchette ... Lead Soldier

Tony Snegoff ... Biohazard Soldier
Loren Dennis ... Pool Player #1

Larnell Stovall ... Pool Player #2
Ronald Kohnen ... Mr. Laramie
Kelly Hughes ... Mrs. Laramie

Edward Conna ... Orderly #1 (as Eddie Conna)

Dwayne Standridge ... Orderly #2

Marque Ohmes ... Orderly #3
David Kiiskinen ... Guard

Mandy McMillian ... Reporter #1
Crystal Hoffman ... Reporter #2
Cary Joseph ... Reporter #3
Allan Hagan ... Officer Fluffy

Joseph Gatto ... Officer Fancy (as Joe Gatto)
Richard Miranda ... Dead Illegal / Brain Taco / Cook #1
Abran Trujillo ... Cook #2

Scott Rosen ... Soldier #1 (as Scott Kosen)
Bill Leaman ... Soldier #2
Luke LaFontaine ... Zombie

Luke Darnell ... Zombie
Christopher 'Critter' Antonucci ... Zombie Bowler (as Chris Antonucci)

Samuel Reynolds ... Zombie Bowler (as Sam Reynolds)

Danny Downey ... Zombie Bowler
Kim Robert Koscki ... Zombie Bowler (as Kim Koscki)

John Ross ... Zombie Bowler
Manuel Torres ... Teen #1
Louis Reyes Alvarez III ... Teen #2
Robert Castanon ... Teen #3
Carlos Huirez ... Valet
Matthew Kohnen ... Hand job
Sean Kohnen ... Mr. Handy
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Jose David Acevedo ... US Soldier (uncredited)
Tess Bodley ... Bowling Extra (uncredited)
David Garcia ... Soldier (uncredited)

Directed by
Matthew Kohnen 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Matthew Kohnen 
Sean Kohnen 

Produced by
Sheldon Brigman .... executive producer
Patricia M. Derbyshire .... co-producer: music
Sean Kohnen .... producer
Andreas Olavarria .... executive producer
Steven Ritchie .... associate producer
Steven Ritchie .... line producer
Original Music by
The Newton Brothers 
Cinematography by
Allan Fiterman 
Film Editing by
Emily Chiu 
Michael Schwartz 
Production Design by
Jasmin Deva  (as Jasmin Graham)
Art Direction by
Shannon Kemp 
Costume Design by
Kanna Taniuchi (co-costume designer)
Amber Wilkerson 
Makeup Department
Steve Corwin .... special makeup effects assistant
Twyla Matambanandzo .... key makeup artist (as Twyla Matambamadzo)
Brenda Ramirez .... key hair stylist
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Rob Bola .... second assistant director
Kevin Carraway .... second second assistant director
Paul Hart-Wilden .... first assistant director
Art Department
Tess Bodley .... art department coordinator
Pallas Erdrich .... art swing
Rene Fresquez .... set constructor
Dustin Grabiner .... property master
Richard Miranda .... props/weapons
Russell Pinkston .... set dresser
James Sanjensis .... art production assistant
Samo Tusak .... set constructor
Wilson Weaver .... art production assistant
Wilson Weaver .... art swing
Raul Contreras .... carpenter (uncredited)
Sound Department
Dean Andre .... sound designer
Dean Andre .... sound mixer
Michael J. Fox .... supervising sound editor and re-recording mixer (as Mike Fox)
Wagner Fulco .... sound mixer
Patricio A. Libenson .... foley artist
Gregg Morganstern .... sound designer
Barry Shea .... boom operator
Holger M. Thiele .... dialogue editor
Holger M. Thiele .... sound designer
Rafael Tudesco .... dialogue editor
Rafael Maryska .... foley editor (uncredited)
Rafael Maryska .... foley mixer (uncredited)
Special Effects by
Steve Corwin .... special effects assistant
Boyd Lacosse .... pyrotechnician
Richard Miranda .... special effects coordinator
Richard Miranda .... special effects makeup
Visual Effects by
Kanen Flowers .... digital intermediate colorist (as John Flowers)
Bobby Maruvada .... digital intermediate colorist
Tim Montijo .... digital effects artist
Kurt Rauer .... digital effects artist
Kurt Rauer .... visual effects supervisor
Christopher 'Critter' Antonucci .... stunt performer
Randall Archer .... stunt double: Mr. French
Stephen R. Hudis .... stunt performer (as Steve Hudis)
John Ross .... stunt performer
Tony Snegoff .... stunt coordinator
Jeremy R. Stein .... stunt performer (as Jeremy Stein)
Markell Andrew .... stunts (uncredited)
Luke Darnell .... stunt performer (uncredited)
Loren Dennis .... stunt performer (uncredited)
Danny Downey .... stunt performer (uncredited)
Timothy Eulich .... stunts (uncredited)
David Kiiskinen .... stunt performer (uncredited)
Steve Kim .... stunt performer (uncredited)
Mandy Kowalski .... stunts (uncredited)
Bill Leaman .... stunt performer (uncredited)
T. Ryan Mooney .... stunts (uncredited)
Brian Munce .... stunts (uncredited)
Marque Ohmes .... stunt performer (uncredited)
Greg Reynolds .... stunts (uncredited)
Samuel Reynolds .... stunt performer (uncredited)
Luci Romberg .... stunts (uncredited)
Scott Rosen .... stunt performer (uncredited)
Surawit Sae Kang .... stunts (uncredited)
Eric Serna .... stunts (uncredited)
Larnell Stovall .... stunt performer (uncredited)
Camera and Electrical Department
Efrain Aguilar .... electrician
Nicholas Allen .... digital imaging technician (as Voik Nallen)
Shannon Davis .... grip
Arturo Elizondo .... gaffer
Jared Hoy .... assistant chief lighting technician
Charles R. Mathews .... best boy grip (as Charles Matthews)
D. LaRue Mayo II .... electrician (as Darwin Larue Mayo II)
Scott McCleary .... best boy electric
Christina Ortiz .... first assistant camera
Myles Pettengill .... still photographer
Charles Schiell .... electrician (as Chris Schiell)
Wade Sellers .... grip
Mike Valentine .... second assistant camera
Conner Vandeer .... steadicam operator (as Conner Vander)
Jason Wheeler .... key grip
Kenny Wong .... additional still photographer
Animation Department
Fil Barlow .... title animator
Casting Department
Tammy Neill .... extras casting: DreamCast
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Marlayna Cherisse .... set costumer
Editorial Department
Luis Flores Jr. .... colorist
Bobby Maruvada .... colorist
Music Department
Shawn Savard .... musician (As Random Task Collective)
Other crew
Sandro Barcelos .... production assistant
Christiane Covington .... script supervisor
Joseph Gatto .... production assistant (as Joe Gatto)
Allan Hagan .... production coordinator
Matthew McArdle .... production assistant
Abran Trujillo .... key set production assistant
George A. Romero .... special thanks

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Wasting Away" - USA (original title)
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USA:90 min | Spain:87 min (DVD edition)
Aspect Ratio:
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Did You Know?

Also released under the title "Aaah! Zombies!!".See more »
Factual errors: Tim tells Mike to call 911 to which Mike replies "I can't, they shut off my cell phone." However, 911 is required for all cell phones regardless if the phone is in service or not.See more »
Tim:I don't feel like a zombie.
Nick Steele:Yeah, well idiots don't feel stupid but they are.
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Movie Connections:
References Land of the Dead (2005)See more »
Largo al FactotumSee more »


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8 out of 15 people found the following review useful.
Wow!, 23 October 2007
Author: CryBelovedCtry from United States

All I can say is, wow. Caught this after wading through a slew of basic slasher/spooky ghost stuff at Screamfest, films basically like any of 20 others that I have in my personal collection. Didn't have much expectation going in to this, since there hasn't been a 'new' zombie movie in a while. 'Diary of the Dead' was cool, but Romero basically falls back on the same old stuff, nothing new there. It took me a bit in the beginning to warm to this film, since I came in looking for straight horror, and it's not really horror, it's a comedy, that has horror roots. Guess that's why they took it in Screamfest. That, and it's a damn good film. And there were some slow moments where I wanted they to get past the 'feelings' and get onto the action/comedy. But when I let them work on me, they were great, and I laughed even during the 'slow' stuff. Basically, it's just freakin' funny, and a totally different thing. Glad I saw it, it's the kind of thing that might be too unique and cool for the Studios. Their loss...

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