Day of the Dead

Day of the Dead (1985)

The darkest day of horror the world has ever known.

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Trapped in a missile silo, a small team of scientists, civilians and trigger-happy soldiers battle desperately to ensure the survival of the human race. However, the tension inside the base is reaching a breaking point, and the zombies are gathering outside.

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  • Lori Cardille

    as Sarah
  • Terry Alexander

    as John
  • Joseph Pilato

    as Captain Rhodes
  • Jarlath Conroy

    as William McDermott
  • Anthony Dileo Jr.

    as Pvt. Miguel Salazar
  • Richard Liberty

    as Dr. Logan
  • Sherman Howard

    as Bub
  • Gary Howard Klar

    as Steel
  • Ralph Marrero

    as Rickles
  • John Amplas

    as Fisher
  • Phillip G. Kellams

    as Miller
  • Taso N. Stavrakis

    as Torrez
  • Gregory Nicotero

    as Johnson
  • Don Brockett

    as Featured Zombie
  • William Cameron

    as Featured Zombie
  • Deborah Carter

    as Featured Zombie
  • Winnie Flynn

    as Featured Zombie
  • Debra Gordon

    as Featured Zombie
  • Jeff Hogan

    as Featured Zombie
  • Barbara Holmes

    as Featured Zombie
  • David Kindlon

    as Featured Zombie
  • Bruce Kirkpatrick

    as Featured Zombie
  • 'Wild Bill' Laczko

    as Featured Zombie
  • Susan Martinelli

    as Featured Zombie
  • Kim Maxwell

    as Featured Zombie
  • Barbara Russell

    as Featured Zombie
  • Gene A. Saraceni

    as Featured Zombie
  • John D. Schwartz

    as Featured Zombie
  • Mark Tierno

    as Featured Zombie
  • Mike Trcic

    as Featured Zombie
  • John Vulich

    as Featured Zombie
  • Joe Abeln

    as Mustachioed Zombie biting Rickles' fingers off (uncredited)
  • Terry Adams

    as 2nd Dirty Pink Collared Shirted Zombie chasing Steel (uncredited)
  • Al Anderson

    as Mine Zombie Chasing Steel (uncredited)
  • Tom Ardolino

    as Mine Zombie Chasing Steel (uncredited)
  • Vini Bancalari

    as Zombie Feasting on Fisher's Dead Body (uncredited)
  • Howard Berger

    as Spinaround Cave Zombie Shot by John (uncredited)
  • Everett Burrell

    as Surgeon Zombie in Cave (uncredited)
  • Gary Jones

    as Zombie with Yellow Apron (uncredited)
Directing George A. Romero Director
Writing George A. Romero Screenplay
Production Richard P. Rubinstein Producer
Camera Michael Gornick Director of Photography
Editing Pasquale Buba Editor
Production Salah M. Hassanein Executive Producer
Sound John Harrison Music
Production Christine Forrest Casting
Costume & Make-Up Tom Savini Makeup Artist