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Zombie Holocaust (1980)

Zombi Holocaust (original title)
R | | Horror | 28 March 1980 (Italy)
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An expedition in the East Indies, encounters not only the cannibals they were looking for, but also an evil scientist and his zombie army.

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Cast

Complete credited cast:
... Dr. Peter Chandler
... Lori Ridgeway
... Susan Kelly
Peter O'Neal ... George Harper
... Dr. Obrero / Dr. Butcher (US version)
Dakar ... Molotto
Walter Patriarca ... Dr. Drydock
Linda Fumis ... Nurse
Roberto Resta
Franco Ukmar ... Zombie #1
Giovanni Ukmar ... Driver
... Zombie #3
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The members of an expedition in search for the last faithful of Kito, the cannibal god, land on a small island in the Moluccas (East Indies) and are soon hunted by cannibals and zombies, these being created by a sinister Doctor O'Brien who is experimenting with corpses. Suzan, a sexy lady in the expedition team, eventually takes a hold on things, as she is accepted as queen of the cannibals, and direct them against the mad scientist and his army of zombies. Written by Artemis-9

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WARNING: See Your Doctor Before You See Dr. Butcher! See more »

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Doctor Butcher  »

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Trivia

Although never listed in the UK as an official video nasty the pre-cert video was seized by Cambridgeshire Police and the dealer was tried under Section 2 of the Obscene Publications Act 1977, though eventually found not guilty. The film was released fully uncut in 2000. See more »

Goofs

In the catch the mutilator hospital scene, the corpse that has just had its heart ripped out blinks. See more »

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Dr. Obrero: The patient's screaming disturbing me, performed removal of vocal chords.
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Beautiful Film
15 November 2001 | by See all my reviews

A real tearjerker. I laughed so hard I almost cried to death. I watched this film when I was 14 and it really changed my life. It turned me into an extreme horror fan, only to be disappointed with tons of garbage films afterwards that never really compared to The Butcher knife's sharpness. If anyone knows some even better, more gory and obscure films, please let me know. PS Did anyone else get a headache from all of the piercing screaming and sound or was it just me


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