Hell of the Living Dead

From The Grindhouse Cinema Database

Main Details

  • Released in 1980
  • Color
  • Running Time: 101 Min.
  • Production Co: Beatrice Film | Films Dara
  • Distribution Co: Motion Picture Marketing (MPM) (1984) (USA) (theatrical) (dubbed)
  • Directed by Bruno Mattei
  • Written by José María Cunillés, Rossella Drudi, Claudio Fragasso, Bruno Mattei
  • Starring Margit Evelyn Newton, Franco Garofalo
  • Produced by Sergio Cortona, José María Cunillés, Isabel Mulá
  • Cinematography by John Cabrera
  • Film Editing by Claudio Borroni

Plot Summary

  • After an experiment gone wrong, a virus that turns people into zombies spreads throughout New Guinea. A female reporter and her cameraman, and a team of four commandos sent to investigate try to survive the onslaught.

Also Known As

  • Zombi enation kannivalon (Greece) (DVD title)
  • Apocalipsis caníbal (Spain)
  • L'Enfer des morts vivants (France)
  • Die Hölle der lebenden Toten (Germany)
  • Hell of the Living Dead (International) (English title)
  • Inferno dei morti viventi (Italy)
  • Night of the Zombies (USA)
  • Virus cannibale (France) (video title)
  • Zombi 4 (USA) (pre-release title)
  • Zombi 5: Ultimate Nightmare (Italy)
  • Zombie Creeping Flesh (UK)
  • Zombie Inferno


  • When the creeping dead devour the living flesh!
  • Get ready... It's gonna be one hell of a Night...
  • If only they would die...
  • Pray it will never happen.
  • They eat the living!
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