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Wild Zero (1999)

Not Rated | | Comedy, Horror, Music | 28 August 1999 (Japan)
Only legendary Japanese garage rock band Guitar Wolf can stand between a race of aliens from destroying earth with an army of zombies.

Director:

Tetsuro Takeuchi
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Guitar Wolf ... Self
Drum Wolf Drum Wolf ... Self
Bass Wolf Bass Wolf ... Self
Masashi Endô Masashi Endô ... Ace
Kwancharu Shitichai Kwancharu Shitichai ... Tobio
Makoto Inamiya Makoto Inamiya ... Captain
Haruka Nakajo Haruka Nakajo ... Yamazaki
Shirô Namiki Shirô Namiki ... Kondo
Taneko Taneko ... Hanako
Yoshiyuki Morishita ... Toshi
Masao Masao ... Masao
Tawaki Fusamori Tawaki Fusamori ... Mori
Akihiko Murata Akihiko Murata ... Toshio
Enami Esako Enami Esako ... Idle Girl
Kae Egawa Kae Egawa ... Hagoromo Tennyo / Junky Lady
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Storyline

Aliens are invading the planet and turning humans into zombies. After saving his heros, Guitar Wolf, from their manager, and having the honour of becoming their blood brother, wannabe rocker Ace finds himself caught up in the carnage. He didn't think he'd need Guitar Wolf's help quite so soon. Written by The_Void

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Trash and chaossss!!!!


Certificate:

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Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese

Release Date:

28 August 1999 (Japan) See more »

Also Known As:

WiLD ZERO See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Filmed in Thailand. The main cast is Japanese, with the exception of "Tobio" who is played by a Thai actor, but voice dubbed by a Japanese actress. The extras (mostly zombies) are Thai. See more »

Quotes

Guitar Wolf: [Repeated Line] ROCK N' ROLL!
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Connections

References Psycho (1960) See more »

Soundtracks

Love Love Beam
Performed by Guitar Wolf with The Zeros
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What the hell is going on here?
15 August 2003 | by milky_stainzSee all my reviews

Wow, this film made completely no sense whatsoever, and this is coming from someone who could accept any "plot twist" that Takeshi Miike could come up with. I think there is some entertainment to be garnered from the characterisation especially some nutcase in a pink wig, and the central duo's love story, but the zombies really needed more of an explanation rather than just being there. I didn't like this too much.


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