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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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Complete credited cast:
Vegar Hoel ...
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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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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

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Release Date:

9 January 2009 (Norway)  »

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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

The character of Erlend wears a t-shirt prominently featuring the words "Brain Dead" in English. Erlend's demise at the hands of a zombie is exactly the same as the first zombie kill in the low-budget American film Brain Dead (2007)--the zombie gouges the victim's eyes and splits the skull in half. See more »

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When zombies rip one of the men apart, it's very obvious that the legs they are holding are from a mannequin. See more »

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[last lines]
Martin: Oh fuck.
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References Dead Alive (1992) See more »

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Min Dag
Written by Åge Aleksandersen (as Age Alexandersen) (Warner/Chappell Music Scandinavia AB)
Performed by Åge Aleksandersen (as Age Alexandersen)
EMI Music Norway
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Uber Zombie Madness!
9 January 2009 | by (Norway) – See all my reviews

first of let me just say i am a huge zombie/gore/horror fan and there are few known movies i haven't seen during my years on this planet. with that said i have to say that "Dead Snow" is by far the best Zombie movie i have ever seen. everything clicked perfectly together. the humor was spot on and the gore was just priceless beyond belief. this film is just eye candy for the hordes of horror fans out there. i loved the theme music in the opening sequence, very appropriate and perfect for troll like Zombies. the countless references to classic movies like "Evil Dead", "friday the 13th", "april fools day", "braindead" and of course various Zombie movies was just phenomenal. The filmmakers make no attempt what so ever to hide the fact that this film is almost purely based on these movies, and that my friends is a golden ticket to a inexplicable gore-fest of uber Zombies, a Chainsaw and a lot of intestines being ripped out in the best of entertaining ways. WATCH this film and you wont regret it! i'll give you my word as a true horror fan.


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