Zombie-Movie Review-Lucio Fulci

Zombie Film Review-Lucio Fulci

Google Criminalcinema.com
Home|Film Festivals|Feature Articles|About Us-Contact|Links|Sitemap

Movie Genre Reviews


Dir. Lucio Fulci
Italy, 1979
35mm 98 min.

Zombie ushered in Fulci's peak period (in terms of popularity -- although I much prefer his earlier gialli) that would see him become an enfant-terrible of the British video nasties list and the most beloved of Italian gore directors.

With a bare-bones story that would be built upon in the later The Beyond (1981), a group of travellers take a pit stop on a remote tropical island only to discover that it is overrun with hungry, butt-ugly zombies. "We Are Going To Eat You", the posters promised, and Gianetto de Rossi's gore FX make sure that the buffet is a spectacle unlike any other.

Among the film's many highlights are the now-legendary 14-inch-splinter-through-the-eye sequence, the underwater zombie/shark combat, and the obligatory Italian exploitation dubbing by the guy who would be forever known as "the guy who did Al Cliver's voice in Zombie". For midnight movie trash, it don't get better than this.

Kier-La Janisse

Buy this movie and others at the following locations:
buy movies MoviesUnlimited.com HKflix.com
buy movies in canada MoviesUnlimited.com HKflix.com
buy UK pal movies UK & PAL Countries SendIt.com HKflix.com



Discount Software
Sale prices Windows XP and other new software from Microsoft, Adobe, Macromedia, Symantec. Tech Reviews.
discount software
Discount Video Games
Video Games on Sale. PS2, Xbox, Gamecube, GBA. Video game reviews.
Discount Stock Photos
High Res. Royalty Free Stock Photos Only 25 Cents Each High Quality Stock Photos Sale!.

Anthelios Sunscreens

buy asian, cult cinema