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Wendigo (1995)

Frostbiter: Wrath of the Wendigo (original title)
A duo of gun happy redneck hunters stupidly break a sacred circle in a hunting spree, which releases the deadly wendigo. The wendigo kills many of the hunters gruesomely, leaving the chosen... See full summary »

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Gary
Lori Baker ...
Sandy
Patrick Butler ...
Peter
Devlin Burton ...
Leo Phillipe
Tom Franks ...
Tony
Alan Madlane ...
Nick
John Bussard ...
Jerry
David Wogh ...
Dave
John Mietelka ...
Duke (as John 'Duke' Mietelka)
Bill Siemers ...
Lone Hunter
Matt Hale ...
Air Traffic Controller
Mike Missler ...
The Guardian
Vicki Howard ...
Evil Mom
Bret Julyk ...
The Weatherman
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Tavern Person
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A duo of gun happy redneck hunters stupidly break a sacred circle in a hunting spree, which releases the deadly wendigo. The wendigo kills many of the hunters gruesomely, leaving the chosen woman and a gun toting idiot to destroy the deadly beast. Written by Zack Fien <lennon@execpc.com>

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Hell Has Frozen Over.

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Rated R for horror violence and gore, and for some brief nudity and language | See all certifications »
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29 January 1995 (USA)  »

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Frostbiter  »

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$25,000 (estimated)
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When Sandy faces the Wendigo she wears gloves. When the Wendigo is defeated, she has no gloves on but the reappear in the next shot. See more »

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Features It's a Wonderful Life (1946) See more »

Soundtracks

Stand Me Up
Written and Performed by Jerry Hager (as Gerald R. Hager)
Produced by Jerry Hager (as Gerald R. Hager) & Steve Quick
Published by Mountain Dog Music
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Nice surprise from Troma.
10 March 2005 | by See all my reviews

I came across Frostbiter by renting a DVD called Nightmare Never Ends: Troma Triple B-Header, Vol. 4 (2004). It features "The Nightmare Never Ends", "Igor and the Lunatics", and "Frostbiter". I wasn't expecting too much but thought I would get some entertainment value out of the three movies. Forget about the other two movies. Frostbiter would be worth the rental or maybe even a purchase if it stood alone. This is a blood and guts, horror/comedy, B movie. The Wendigo is a shape shifting monster in this movie and it takes on many interesting forms, some humorous but all deadly. Lots of violence, some nudity, and quite a few laughs. It's low budget movie and it certainly has some problems, but it's not bad. I thought the music was great but had a problem with it being too loud, especially when there was dialogue going on. I recommend this movie but you really have to be a B horror movie fan to enjoy it.


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