A to Z List:“D” for “Dead Alive” (1992)
Director: Peter Jackson
Writers: Stephen Sinclai, Peter Jackson
Release Date: February 12, 1993
Release Format: Streaming
MPAA Rating: Rated R
Horror Sub-Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
A young man’s mother is bitten by a Sumatran rat-monkey. She gets sick and dies, at which time she comes back to life, killing and eating dogs, nurses, friends, and neighbors.
Originally titled “Braindead”, this film is filled with all kinds of brains, guts, and…weirdness.