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The Dead Are Alive (1972)

L'etrusco uccide ancora (original title)
A photographer on an archaeological expedition digging up Etruscan ruins in Italy begins to suspect that not all the Etruscans buried there are actually dead.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
... Jason Porter
... Myra Shelton
... Nikos Samarakis
... Leni Samarakis
Enzo Tarascio ... Inspector Giuranna
... Stephen
Enzo Cerusico ... Alberto
... Igor Samarakis
Daniela Surina ... Irene
Vladan Holec ... Otello (as Vladan Milasinovic)
Christina von Blanc ... Velia (as Christiane Von Blank)
Mario Maranzana ... Sgt. Vitanza
... Giselle
Pier Luigi D'Orazio ... Minelli
Ivan Pavicevac ... Policeman
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A photographer on an archaeological expedition digging up Etruscan ruins in Italy begins to suspect that not all the Etruscans buried there are actually dead.

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There's No Place To Hide When ... THE DEAD ARE ALIVE!


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23 June 1972 (USA)  »

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The Dead Are Alive  »

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70mm blow-up version released in Spain. See more »

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zombie lovers beware
10 November 2009 | by See all my reviews

Just a quick note to all my fellow zombie aficionados out there.. the title of this movie is misleading. While the movie itself is not too bad, sadly there are no living dead here.

This movie is actually an early 1970's murder mystery, the dialogue at times is very dry, although not bad the whole way through. The directing is o.k however the editing is really quite sketchy (you know the kind where all the sudden an actor is in a new position instantly, or they've abruptly cut to a new scene.)

So if like me you planned on watching this to add another notch onto your undead movie collection belt let your search continue.


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