Dead Alive (Braindead)

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Director

Peter Jackson

Cast

Timothy Balme as Lionel Cosgrove

Diana Peñalver as Paquita María Sánchez

Elizabeth Moody as Vera Cosgrove

Ian Watkin as Uncle Les

Brenda Kendall as Nurse McTavish

Stuart Devenie as Father McGruder

Jed Brophy as Void

Elizabeth Brimilcombe as Zombie Vera

Stephen Papps as Zombie McGruder

Writers

Peter Jackson (screenplay)

Fran Walsh

Stephen Sinclair (story and screenplay)


Summary

Overprotective mother Vera is bitten by the fearsome Sumatran rat-monkey. When the bite turns her into a zombie, her son tries to keep her locked in the basement, but her escapes turn the neighbors into the walking dead.
Overprotective mother Vera is bitten by the fearsome Sumatran rat-monkey. When the bite turns her into a zombie, her son tries to keep her locked in the basement, but her escapes turn the neighbors into the walking dead.

Genre

Comedy, Horror

Released

August 13, 1992

Runtime

1hr 44min

MPAA

R, for an abundance of outrageous gore

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