The Astro Zombies

From The Grindhouse Cinema Database

Main Details

  • Released in 1968
  • Color
  • Running Time: 91 Min.
  • Production Co: Ram Ltd.
  • Distribution Co: Geneni Film Distributors (1968) (USA) (theatrical) | Cinema Services Ltd. (1969) (Canada) (theatrical) | Jack H. Harris Enterprises (1971) (USA) (theatrical) (re-release) | Cinépix Film Properties (CFP) (1971) (Canada) (theatrical) (re-release)
  • Directed by Ted V. Mikels
  • Written by Ted V. Mikels & Wayne Rogers
  • Starring Tura Satana, Wendell Corey, John Carradine
  • Produced by Kenneth Altose, Ted V. Mikels, Wayne Rogers
  • Original Music by Nicholas Carras (as Nico Karaski)
  • Cinematography by Robert Maxwell
  • Film Editing by Ted V. Mikels (as Theo Mikacevich)

Also Known As

  • Astro-Zombies, Roboter des Grauens (Germany)
  • Space Vampires (USA) (video title)
  • Space Zombies


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Plot Summary

  • A disgruntled scientist who, having been fired by the space agency, decides to create superhuman monsters from the body parts of innocent murder victims. The creatures eventually escape and go on a killing spree, attracting the attention of both an international spy ring and the CIA.
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