It's a bite of monkeys that turns New Zealand's youth into a dangerous zombie in the country. The lives of people turn into real horror when this zombie begins to eat live meat by eating victims such as dogs, nurses, friends and neighbors
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June 25, 2008 Originally released as Braindead, this gory, maccabre satire of 1950s New Zealand society is yet another proof that Peter Jackson is one of the sharpest, most skillful directors working in the genre; a good companion piece to Meet the Feebles.Read in Source
October 19, 2016 This horrendously funny gross-out shocker from Lord of the Rings and King Kong director Peter Jackson is a brilliant black comedy and the ultimate gore movie.Read in Source
October 20, 2011 Lionsgate's visceral, albeit barebones Blu-ray package lets viewers really sink their teeth into Dead Alive.Read in Source
October 19, 2016 Ordinarily I don't care for this kind of thing at all, but something must be said for Jackson's endless reserves of giddy energy, which are clearly meant to be silly.Read in Source
February 12, 1993 Horror films used to be primordial spook shows, tapping midnight-dark fears. Now they tap bodily goo: rivers of blood, dripping limbs, eyeballs that go pop in the night.Read in Source
New York Times
May 20, 2003 Because all of this looks blatantly unreal, and because the timing of the shock effects is so haphazard, Dead Alive isn't especially scary or repulsive. Nor is it very funny.Read in Source
October 19, 2016 Dead Alive represents the absolute zenith of director and co-writer Peter Jackson's comedy-horror style.Read in Source
Los Angeles Times
October 19, 2016 After you see it, you want to race out of the theater and recommend it to your sickest friends right away.Read in Source
June 24, 2006 The finale, in which Lionel reduces a horde of flesh-eaters to a mulch of blood, flesh and offal with the aid of a flymo, is probably the goriest scene ever.Read in Source
January 29, 2012 Takes a few views to really appreciate, but Peter Jackson's blood-splattered horror masterpiece is a gory good time.Read in Source
Country: United States
Genre: Thriller, Horror, Mystery
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