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The Returned (2013)

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In a post-zombie world, where the infected live normal lives, their retroviral drug is running out.

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In a world where a deadly zombie virus has infected mankind, a single cure has been found. The cure, a treatment called the "Return Protein" which stays the effects of the virus in its host. With injections every 36 hours, the "Returned" are able to live as though they were never bit, despite the virus still coursing through their veins. When it is discovered that the protein stock is running low, chaos hits the streets. Returned who run out of the protein turn to zombies and wreak havoc, protesters turn to murderers as they try to rid the streets of the returned, and right in the middle of it all are Alex and Kate. Kate a leading doctor in the field of zombie virus' and Alex a musician with a dark secret, he is a Returned. As death and fear run rampant, Alex's secret becomes known and his dosage runs low, he and Kate must fight for a chance to live before he becomes a zombie. Written by Uncork'd Entertainment

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The Returned (2013)
10 March 2014 | by (Greece) – See all my reviews

I just finished watching this movie and I am left with no words… I am really left speechless… I was happily surprised and the only thing I want to do right now is to inform my friends about it!

A drama with zombies… No one will believe me! I really don't know if there is something else like this out their!

Really to all of you movie buffs out their, you must see this movie! Don't expect many zombies or killings. Actually this is not a zombie movie, so don't expect what you normally would see with this type of movie. It is a deep movie that deals with racial and social subjects that have to do with an illness.


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