4.6/10
2,616
16 user 46 critic

Dead Mine (2012)

Not Rated | | Action, Horror | 3 January 2013 (Indonesia)
The legend of Yamashita's Gold lures a treasure hunter and his group deep into the Indonesian jungle. Once they are trapped in an abandoned World War II Japanese bunker, they face the terrifying reality that the only way out is to go further in.

Director:

Reviews

Watch Now

From $2.99 (SD) on Amazon Video

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Primal (2010)
Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

A group of friends travel into the Australian wilds to view ancient cave paintings but soon find a horrible sickness gripping one of their own, which leaves them with nothing in their mind but a primal blood lust.

Director: Josh Reed
Stars: Zoe Gameau, Krew Boylan, Lindsay Farris
The Depraved (2011)
Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

Anxious to explore the mysterious hidden world under metropolitan Berlin, an international group of four urban explorers hires a local guide, Kris, who leads them into the maze of escape ... See full summary »

Director: Andy Fetscher
Stars: Nathalie Kelley, Nick Eversman, Klaus Stiglmeier
La tahzan (2013)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Director: Danial Rifky
Stars: Atiqah Hasiholan, Joe Taslim, Ario Bayu
Husk (2011)
Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

A group of friends stranded near a desolate cornfield find shelter in an old farmhouse, though they soon discover the dwelling is the center of a supernatural ritual.

Director: Brett Simmons
Stars: Devon Graye, Wes Chatham, C.J. Thomason
Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

Deaths tells the story of an all-American guy who is murdered each day by horrifying pursuers, only to wake up in slightly different lives to experience the terror of being murdered again.

Director: Dario Piana
Stars: Mike Vogel, Jaime Murray, Christina Cole
Mum & Dad (2008)
Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

Mum and Dad, and their 'adopted' children, Birdie & Elbie, work at the airport. The family live off whatever they scavenge from cargo holds, offices and hotels - including a steady stream ... See full summary »

Director: Steven Sheil
Stars: Perry Benson, Dido Miles, Olga Fedori
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Miki Mizuno ...
Rie
...
...
...
Carmen Soo ...
Yanda Djaitov ...
Papa (as Jaitov Tigor)
...
Mike Lewis ...
...
Ryuichi
Faizal Razali ...
Headphones Pirate
Chief Jumino ...
Pirate
Ushe Badu ...
Pirate
Fernando Reinaldo ...
Pirate (as Sgt Fernando Reinaldo)
Horaz ...
Pirate
Byron Hulbert ...
Lead Imperial Guard
Edit

Storyline

In an isolated island in Indonesia, an expedition is apparently seeking the legendary Yamashita's Gold. Out of the blue, they are attacked and seek refugee in an abandoned Japanese bunker. Soon they discover that the place was a secret laboratory in the World War II where the prisoners were guinea pig in weird experiments. Further, they are trapped inside with strong and resistant creatures created by these experiments. Will they succeed to escape from the dead mine? Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

unit 731 | japan | world world two | See All (3) »

Genres:

Action | Horror

Certificate:

Not Rated | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

3 January 2013 (Indonesia)  »

Also Known As:

Mina Abandonada  »

Filming Locations:


Company Credits

Show more on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Quotes

Stanley: If you are going through hell, keep going.
See more »

Crazy Credits

"Any resemblance to real persons, living or dead or undead, is purely coincidental." See more »

Connections

References The Valley of Gwangi (1969) See more »

Soundtracks

Japanese Spirit (Yamatodamashii)
Composed by Ken Chong
Lyrics by Kazz
Vocals by Kazz and Hazel Lua Yan Han
Mix by Kazz (as Kazz Sato)
Produced by Shariza Kamil
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
No zombies included
8 September 2014 | by See all my reviews

With so many horror B-movies with the word 'dead' in the title, you could be forgiven for thinking that 'Dead Mine' would contain hordes of cheaply-made up flesh-eating ghouls hunting down a cast list of annoyingly-attractive drama students. It doesn't though. Instead it's more one of those films where a group of surprisingly unattractive platoon of soldiers encounter a bunker of undead Nazis (with disastrous consequences).

And it's always Nazis. It seems you can't tunnel more than two feet below Europe without unearthing a secret World War II experiment of some kind or another. But not here. Dead Mine is completely different. Here we're in an island off the coast of Japan and there isn't a single psychotic World War II scientist to be found. They're Japanese instead. Here, our hapless treasure hunters get trapped in (guess what?) a mine, only to be stalked by what can best be described as Samauri Golum gimps.

It's like if 'Decent' and 'Outpost' had a child, then 'Dead Mine' would be their offspring. Only it's not really as good as either. That's not to say that it's (that) bad. It's no classic (not even a cult classic), but, if you're in the mood, it's watchable enough.

Performances aren't anything special. You'll pretty much guess who's going to die and in which order from the beginning, as most people's motives are pretty self explanatory.

There's not as much gore as you might think, which will annoy some people. The budget obviously didn't allow for that much in the way of special effects.

The story is as you'd expect and starts off pretty well, however the final act gets a little weird and may leave you wondering what happened.

All in all, if you haven't seen Outpost or Decent and you find this film on some movie streaming website and you don't have to pay for it, then it might fill an hour and a half. As I didn't have to pay to watch it I'm being more lenient on it. I wouldn't say it was worth the price of a cinema admission though!

http://thewrongtreemoviereviews.blogspot.co.uk/


2 of 4 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 16 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page