Beyond the Living Dead

From The Grindhouse Cinema Database

Beyond the Living Dead (1973, Spain) is a Horror film directed by Jose Luis Merino.

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Main Details

  • Released in 1973
  • Color
  • Running Time: USA: 95 min
  • Production Co: Petruka Films | Prodimex Films
  • Distribution Co: International Artists III | Neon Video | Troma Retro | Turbophase | Wizard Video
  • Directed by Jose Luis Merino
  • Written by Jose Luis Merino and Enrico Colombo
  • Starring Paul Naschy
  • Produced by Ramona Plana
  • Original Music by Francesco De Masi
  • Cinematography by Modesto Rizzolo
  • Film Editing by Sandro Lena

Plot Summary

  • A man discovers the corpse of a young woman hanging in a cemetery.

Also Known As

  • La orgía de los muertos (Spain)
  • The Hanging Woman (US Video title)
  • Return of the Zombies (US Video title)
  • Terror of the Living Dead (US)
  • The Orgy of the Dead
  • Orgy of the Living Dead
  • Bracula: Terror Of The Living Death
  • Zombie 3: Return of the Zombies (US Video title)


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