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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.

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


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Guitar Wolf is an actual band. Some of their albums are available in the United States through Matador Records. One of the best is "Planet of the Wolves" which features the movie's title track "Wild Zero". See more »

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Guitar Wolf: Love has no borders, nationalities, or genders!
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References Dawn of the Dead (1978) See more »

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Hard Morrow Comin'
Performed by The Pleasure Fuckers
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The Most Stunning Japanese Rock Zombie Flick Ever
11 October 2004 | by See all my reviews

I was told by some friends of mine, "You have to see this movie. It will rock your face off." They were right.

Wild Zero is without a doubt the most amazing Japanese Rock Zombie flick ever.

If you believe that rock and roll is here to stay, that greasers should roam the streets of Japan, and that extraneous characters should be disposed of as quickly as possible and turned into zombies, then this film is for you.

The exploding zombie head budget is high in this film, but the writing budget seems to have suffered as a result. With zombie flicks, though, you pay your money and you take your chances.


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