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More Brains! A Return to the Living Dead (2011)

Retrospective documentary about the making of the horror cult classic "The Return of the Living Dead."

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Bill Philputt

Writers:

Thommy Hutson (additional material), Christian Sellers | 1 more credit »
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Credited cast:
Jules Brenner Jules Brenner ... Himself
Don Calfa ... Himself
James Dalesandro ... Himself
J. Trevor Edmond ... Himself
Tony Gardner ... Himself
Clu Gulager ... Himself
Graham Henderson Graham Henderson ... Himself
Steve Johnson Steve Johnson ... Himself
James Karen ... Himself
Thom Mathews ... Himself
Kenny Myers Kenny Myers ... Himself
Miguel A. Núñez Jr. ... Himself
Dan O'Bannon ... Himself
Brian Peck ... Himself / Narrator
John Penney ... Himself
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Retrospective documentary about the making of the horror cult classic "The Return of the Living Dead."

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USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

18 October 2011 (USA) See more »

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Больше мозгов! Возвращение живых мертвецов See more »

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Producer Thommy Hutson had previously worked on the A Nightmare on Elm Street documentary _Never Sleep Again: The Elm Street Legacy (2010)_, as had director Bill Philputt (who had been credited as associate producer), composer and production supervisor Lito Velasco, composer Sean Schafer Hennessy, and editor Michael Benni Pierce. Hutson also worked on the Friday the 13th documentary His Name Was Jason: 30 Years of Friday the 13th (2009). See more »

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Very well done retrospective of the classic 80s B-movie...
19 September 2012 | by MrGKBSee all my reviews

...but obviously of little interest to anyone other than fans of said film (and its lesser follow-ups) or, at the very least, fans of the late Dan "Alien" O'Bannon, who wrote and directed it. This tidy little doc is essentially a video version of "The Complete History of the Return of the Living Dead," by British fan/co-authors Christian Sellers and Gary Smart (with some help from a fellow responsible for a "Nightmare on Elm Street" retrospective which was released a half year prior). This DVD-only release includes several shorter pieces devoted to the first two sequels of "RotLD," as well as a number of other entertaining features including the last interview with O'Bannon before he died. For fans this is easily a "10"; I only give it a "7" due to its limited appeal.


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