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Dead Snow (2009)
"Død snø" (original title)

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A ski vacation turns horrific for a group of medical students, as they find themselves confronted by an unimaginable menace: Nazi zombies.

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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Vegar Hoel ...
Martin
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Roy
Charlotte Frogner ...
Hanna
Lasse Valdal ...
Vegard
Evy Kasseth Røsten ...
Liv
Jeppe Beck Laursen ...
Erlend
Jenny Skavlan ...
Chris
Ane Dahl Torp ...
Sara
Bjørn Sundquist ...
Turgåer
Ørjan Gamst ...
Oberst Herzog
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Storyline

Several friends take to the mountains and shack-up in the wilderness of back-of-beyond to enjoy a little R & R together, their peace is soon interrupted by a mysterious old man, warning them of a local curse that during the German occupation of the local area that these Nazi invaders were brutal and harsh in their methods of control. Telling of the legend of the villager's revolt that drove them up into the cold, dark mountains where they perished, that is until rumour of their return in the form of zombies, evil Nazi zombies. Written by Cinema_Fan

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Taglines:

Ein! Zwei! Die!

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Comedy | Horror

Certificate:

Not Rated | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

9 January 2009 (Norway)  »

Also Known As:

Dead Snow  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$800,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$5,363 (USA) (19 June 2009)

Gross:

$41,709 (USA) (24 July 2009)
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Trivia

This film's main trailer shows black-and-white World War II archive footage including battleships, parachuting and a command room featuring Adolf Hitler but this material is not seen in the actual movie. See more »

Goofs

One of the zombies (one of the two chasing the girl up the tree) is wearing a white (snow) camouflage jacket. The jacket shows plastic parts (or is completely made out of plastic) which can only be found at modern day jackets. Maybe the zombie took it away from a earlier victim but as all the others wear "original" war gear this is supposed to be a WWII Jacket - and is way too modern. See more »

Quotes

Martin: [talking on his cell phone] Hello, 9-1-1? We've been attacked by what look like German zombies from the Second World War! And we set our cabin on fire by accident!
[Jerks phone away from ear]
Martin: *The bitch hung up on me!*
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Edited into Cent une tueries de zombies (2012) See more »

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Harry
Written by Magnus Grønneberg (All rights reserved)
Performed by The CC Cowboys
Sony/BMG Music Entertainment
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My high expectations were met
12 January 2009 | by (Norway) – See all my reviews

Død Snø, which should have had the name "Red Snow" or "Rød Snø", but could not because there already is a film with such a name, and from where.. jepp Norway that one too. We got a thing for snow, and man did it turn out good in this one. I think they somehow got to combine the mayhem and fun from some of the classics, at the same time as they capture a bit of Norwegian fun with the music and scenery.

I definitely recommend the movie, for those who are fans of Zoombies and gore.

It's been fun reading the comments and what people think of the movie, and seeing such an attention for a zombie film from Norway.


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