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Revenge of the Radioactive Reporter (1990)

A young newspaper reporter becomes a horrible crusty-faced zombie following a radioactive contamination.

Director:

Craig Pryce
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
David Scammell David Scammell ... Mike R. Wave
Kathryn Boese Kathryn Boese ... Richelle Darlington
Randy Pearlstein Randy Pearlstein ... Joe Wave, Jr.
Derrick Strange Derrick Strange ... Richard Swell (as Derrik Strange)
Angelo Celeste Angelo Celeste ... Rob Burr
Michael Lubovic Michael Lubovic ... Ron Duins
Erich Arenson Erich Arenson ... Jack Lie
Grant Vistorino Grant Vistorino ... Randy Cawk
Stuart Dunsworth Stuart Dunsworth ... Tom Collins
Linda Findlay Linda Findlay ... Cher Noble
Paul Lamothe ... Chief Bollocks
Jane Edmondson Jane Edmondson ... Hooker
Larry Baker Larry Baker ... Iceman
Eric Bryson ... Iceman's thug 2
Richard Zeppieri ... Fritz
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A young newspaper reporter becomes a horrible crusty-faced zombie following a radioactive contamination.

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Great reporters aren't made... they're mutated! See more »

Genres:

Comedy | Horror

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Goofs

When one of the board of directors is driving home drunk he supposedly hits two trash cans in front of his house with his car but you see wires pulling the trash bags off of the cans and then the cans themselves away from the car before it actually hits them. It's so badly done, it's comical. See more »

Connections

References Rambo III (1988) See more »

Soundtracks

Worlds Away
Written by Drew Arnott
Performed by Strange Advance
Courtesy of Capitol Records Inc.
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Somebody get me some Motrin!!!
10 November 1998 | by emmSee all my reviews

What a rare find this is! A newspaper reporter goes to a nuclear power plant only to get dumped into a pool of contaminated radioactive waste by sleazy executive ^~$holes. He becomes an ugly flesh-faced innocent...reporter...who looks like Freddy Krueger and trying to convince his girlfriend Richelle that's he's him! He has a unique way to kill...with his face! (???) That's right, another independent film by a nut who copied off certain movies to make a lame-brained spoof of horror movies we have all grown to love. And there's much more to describe the horrifically bad taste. One can't fully understand the awful acting and dumb dialogue as well as the plain colored sets along with the shades and hues of blue. As trying to be hilarious, it's willing to be boring. The character Richelle does a decent job at acting in despair and grief up to the bitter end, and the print looks nice, but what's the meaning of R. OF THE R. R.? Virtually none! It's meaningless in all entirety! Rare movies like this are worth a look, including a bizarre skateboard-psycho network movie I saw called SHREDDER ORPHEUS, but if you're planning on forking tons of dough over that hard-to-find movie, seek financial help. Don't complain about getting cheated over it if you had already spent your hard-earned $80 worth!


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Country:

Canada

Language:

English

Release Date:

23 November 1990 (Canada) See more »

Also Known As:

Atomic Reporter See more »

Filming Locations:

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

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Production Co:

Pryceless Productions See more »
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Dolby

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Color
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