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Freaks of Nature (2015)

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In the town of Dillford, humans, vampires and zombies were all living in peace - until the alien apocalypse arrived. Now three teenagers - one human, one vampire, and one zombie - have to team up to figure out how to get rid of the visitors.


Robbie Pickering


Oren Uziel (screenplay)
4,504 ( 288)
5 nominations. See more awards »





Cast overview, first billed only:
Nicholas Braun ... Dag
Mackenzie Davis ... Petra
Josh Fadem ... Ned
Denis Leary ... Rick Wilson
Ed Westwick ... Milan Pinache
Vanessa Hudgens ... Lorelei
Keegan-Michael Key ... Mr. Keller
Bob Odenkirk ... Shooter Parker
Joan Cusack ... Peg Parker
Chris Zylka ... Chaz Jr.
Ian Roberts ... Chaz Sr.
Rachael Harris ... Mrs. Mosely
Mae Whitman ... Jenna Zombie
Patton Oswalt ... Stuart Miller
Pat Healy ... Zombie Priest


In Freaks of Nature, we welcome you to Dillford, where three days ago, everything was peaceful and business as usual: the vampires were at the top of the social order, the zombies were at the bottom, and the humans were getting along in the middle. But this delicate balance was ripped apart when the alien apocalypse arrived in Dillford and put an end to all the harmony. Now it's humans vs. vampires vs. zombies in all-out, blood-sucking, brain-eating, vamp-staking mortal combat - and all of them are on the run from the aliens. It is up to three teenagers - one human, one vampire, and one zombie - to team up, figure out how to get rid of the interplanetary visitors, and try to restore order to this "normal" little town. Written by Sony Pictures Entertainment

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis


"I've been waiting centuries for a girl like you." See more »


Comedy | Horror | Sci-Fi

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for bloody violence and gore, pervasive language, sexual content and drug use - all involving teens | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

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Did You Know?


Nicholas Baun and Ed Westwick previously worked together in "Chalet Girl" (2011). In that movie Westwick played the male lead and Baun played his friend. See more »


Dag Parker: It's the end of the freaking world.
Lorelei: I guess there's just one thing to do,
Dag Parker: God... Damn that's a close shave.
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Crazy Credits

During the beginning of the end credits outtakes are featured. See more »


Referenced in Z-O-M-B-I-E-S (2018) See more »


Germ Free Adolescents
Written by Poly Styrene (as Marianne Elliott)
Performed by X-Ray Spex
Courtesy of Poly Styrene
Under license from Sanctuary Records Group Ltd., a BMG Company
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User Reviews

sporadically funny comedy with a deeper meaning
26 February 2016 | by abisioSee all my reviews

Freaks of Nature is really a curiosity; a town inhabited by zombies, human and vampires, living peacefully until an alien invasion creates havoc and a huge civil war. It has some really comic moments (aided by the presence of comedians like Patton Oswald, Joan Cusack, Keegan-Michael Key, Denis Leary, Bob Odenkirk among others; and a voice cameo from Werner Herzog that is really worth watching).

Sadly many times, the movie slow down too much to enter into the clichéd territory of school / teenagers stories, with the romance, the good girl and the slut one, the nerd and the former nerd trying to be cool. If the movie did not sink is because the acting of the three main characters is really good and some secondary characters / situations are hilarious.

With all its mistakes; however the movie has a deeper subtext that rise the movie above the classic teenager fare to become a satire on thin equilibrium of a society that looks peaceful but is a time bomb about to explode, the USA concept of family, food and culture; and the rejection of the smarter being just because it is smarter.

In brief; if you can digest some gory situations and zombie makeup, the movie is worth to dedicate some time.

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Release Date:

30 October 2015 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA See more »


Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$42,713, 1 November 2015

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Technical Specs


Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital | Datasat



Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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