From The Grindhouse Cinema Database
Re-Animator (1985, USA) is a Horror-Comedy film directed by Stuart Gordon.
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- Featured in: Trailer Trauma 3: 80s Horrorthon (BluRay)
- Followed by: Bride of Re-Animator
- Included In: GCDb Top 20 Horror Classics
- Released in 1985 | Color
- Running Time: 95 min | 86 min (unrated) | 95 min (R-rated)
- Production Co: Empire Pictures | Re-Animator Productions
- Distribution Co: Empire Pictures (1985) (USA) (theatrical)
- Directed by Stuart Gordon
- Written by Dennis Paoli, William Norris and Stuart Gordon, based on the story "Herbert West - Re-Animator" by H.P. Lovecraft
- Starring Jeffrey Combs, Bruce Abbott, Barbara Crampton, David Gale, Robert Sampson, Gerry Black, Carolyn Purdy-Gordon, Peter Kent, Barbara Pieters
- Produced by Michael Avery, Charles Band, Bruce William Curtis, Bob Greenberg, Charles Donald Storey, Brian Yuzna
- Original Music by Richard Band
- Cinematography by Mac Ahlberg, Robert Ebinger
- Film Editing by Lee Percy
- After an odd new medical student arrives on campus, a dedicated local and his girlfriend become involved in bizarre experiments centering around the re-animation of dead tissue.
Also Known As
- (Brazil) (alternative title) A Hora dos Mortos Vivos | (Canada) (French title) Le réanimateur | (Greece) (DVD title) Zontanos-nekros | (Greece) Ζωντανός-Νεκρό | (Hungary) Reanimátor | (Portugal) O Soro Maléfico | (Serbia) Reanimator | (Germany) Der Re-Animator
- H.P. Lovecraft's classic tale of horror
- Death Is Just The Beginning...
- Herbert West Has A Very Good Head On His Shoulders... And Another One In A Dish On His Desk
- It will scare you to pieces.