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The Return of the Living Dead

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    One of the greatest zombie movies ever

    I remember watching this as a kid and loving it because it was so scary. Now that I'm older, I love it because it's so funny. There is a current lack of legitimate attempts at making good horror movies. This movie is fun to watch and can be watched multiple times without getting old. I especially like the zombie subtitles in this edition. One of my all time favorites.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    You Can't Beat This Brilliantly Campy Film

    I have yet to see a quality zombie film with this much cheese. It is perfectly balanced. From the overly stereotypical characters to the zombies calling out for "brains." The only small problem I have is the running zombies which is hardly probable but that is such a small issue that it is almost non-existent. Buy this movie and cherish the fact that it is in your collection.

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  • Posted October 1, 2010

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    this movie is sorta a comedy when you think about it just like Dr. Giggles but its a great zombie movie real cool i enjoyed it

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    The Return of the Living Dead on DVD

    This is one of the best zombie horror flicks I have ever seen. It was released theatrically in August of 1985 when I was fifteen. They say it's a comedy, maybe it has some black humor, but I think it's also quite scary (watch the night scene with Tina walking toward the warehouse through a dark industrial area, and then not long after, the one with the Tar man). The DVD release was long awaited by fans such as myself. I have to say that I am quite disappointed that the soundtrack was altered. The loud, thrashing punk music, which is to be found in the theatrical release and on the VHS copies of the film, has been significantly reduced. The movie just isn't the same without the original soundtrack and some fans will be displeased. I certainly was. This aside, I give the film and the DVD 5 stars because it is a great movie no matter what. Maybe in the near future they will let out a special edition DVD of the movie and restore the original punk music that made it so enjoyable.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    GREATEST HORROR-COMEDY OF ALL TIME

    I have seen this film over 400 times and never get tired of it. It is a classic with such memorable lines and songs. Director Dan O'Bannon is a genius using such a limited 2 million dollar budget to make on of the greatest films ever. The story is original and fresh and works even today.This film was the first to introduce ''running'' zombies as opposed to slow ones. It has everything-riots,cops eaten by zombies,military conspiracy,chemicial leaks,comedy,action and a great cast. I recommend this masterpiece to all who appreciate classic works of art.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    Horror and Comedy

    This movie is not your average horror movie, it's jam packed with comedy too. A classic of it's time, for zombie lovers or for someone that likes horror. It's a must see movie for those who couldn't stop at the first two Night of the Living Dead. It's certainly going to be one of your favorite movies as it is mine. Who wouldn't love to see those punks getting eaten away by brain hungry zombies. Who would have thought that the cemetary would be a bad place to hang out in. I give this movie a five stars!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    A MUST SEE for you zombie fans out there

    Zombie movies, you have gotta love them. But watching the night of the living dead series just wasn't enough. I saw this one on the counter and had to rent it. It is hillarious. It takes the premise of previous movies and adds a splash of b-movie humour, like the evil dead series, but gorrier (is that how you spell gorrier(is gorrier a word?))

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