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Return of the Living Dead: Rave to the Grave (2005)

A college student creates a drug called "Z" and sells it on campus, inadvertently resurrecting the living dead, who wreak havoc at a Halloween rave.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Aimee-Lynn Chadwick ... Becky
Cory Hardrict ... Cody
John Keefe ... Julian Garrison
Jenny Mollen ... Jenny
Peter Coyote ... Uncle Charles
Claudiu Bleont Claudiu Bleont ... Aldo Serra
Sorin Cocis Sorin Cocis ... Gino
Cain Manoli ... Jeremy (as Cain Mihnea Manoliu)
George Dumitrescu George Dumitrescu ... Artie
Maria Dinulescu ... Shelby (credit only)
Catalin Paraschiv Catalin Paraschiv ... Skeet
Radu Romaniuc Radu Romaniuc ... Brett
Sebastian Marina Sebastian Marina ... Dartagnan
Violeta Aldea Violeta Aldea ... Rainbow
Ricky Dandel Ricky Dandel ... Coach Savini
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Storyline

While illegally selling one canister of Trioxyin-5, Charlie Garrison is murdered by a zombie. His nephew Julian Garrison finds two canisters hidden in the attic of his house with his girlfriend Jenny and they ask their friend Cody to analyze and research the chemical product. Cody finds that the composition of the product is very similar to ecstasy and he processes the chemical, making a large quantity of a drug that he called "Z" to make money. Using the services of the local drug dealer, they sell "Z" in the college campus. In the Halloween, the DJ and Jenny's brother Jeremy organizes a rave party. Meanwhile, Julian, Jenny and Cody disclose that the drug transform the users in zombies, and with the support of two weird agents, they try to stop the distribution of "Z". Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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sexy | drugs | rave | undead | living dead | See All (20) »

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They will Eat your Brains Out! See more »

Genres:

Comedy | Horror | Sci-Fi

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for strong violence/gore, sexuality, nudity, drug use and language | See all certifications »

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Official Sites:

Aurora Entertainment | MySpace

Country:

USA | Romania

Language:

English

Release Date:

31 August 2006 (Thailand) See more »

Also Known As:

Return of the Living Dead 5: Rave to the Grave See more »

Filming Locations:

Bucharest, Romania See more »

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Dolby Digital

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Trivia

One of the characters is named "Coach Savini". This is a "tip of the hat" to horror effects artist Tom Savini, who perfected the classic zombie look in most of the George Romero films. See more »

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(at around 5 mins) In the first scene, the male "corpse" can clearly be seen breathing. See more »

Quotes

Stoner #1: You don't think that goofball ripped us off, do you?
Stoner #2: He better not have, because if he did, I'll ...
Stoner #1: What? You're gonna fart on him?
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What The Hell??
20 October 2005 | by darklordnin2See all my reviews

This movie sucked... period. The storyline was so stupid! It wasn't even good in a bad way. The acting is even worse than the story is. The zombies in this movie look really really bad. The gore looks extremely fake, and the zombies are supposed to be unstoppable in the return of the living dead films! They didn't even stay true to the first 3 movies! That's sad that some crappy company had to just throw the "return of the living dead" tag on the movie, and disgrace the old films. I don't know why anyone would allow this movie to be released. As a die hard zombie movie fan, I am offended that someone could possibly think this piece of crap movie was any good.

If your gonna watch a return of the living dead flick... i suggest that it be one of the first 3 movies. Avoid this one at all costs!!!!


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