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Zombies: The Beginning (2007)

Zombi: La creazione (original title)
A group of rough'n'tumble marines led by Captain Jurgens are sent by the powerful company Tyler Inc. to investigate reports of a zombie outbreak on a remote pacific island where a series of... See full summary »

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Bruno Mattei (as Vincent Dawn)

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Giovanni Paolucci (story) (as Gianni Paolucci), Antonio Tentori (screenplay) | 1 more credit »
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Yvette Yzon Yvette Yzon ... Dr. Sharon Dimao
Alvin Anson ... Mark Taylor
Paul Holmes Paul Holmes ... Paul Barker (as Paul Holme)
James Gregory Paolleli James Gregory Paolleli ... Captain Jurgens (as James Paolelli)
B.B. Johnson B.B. Johnson ... Sgt. Zamora (as Robert B. Johnson)
Dyane Craystan Dyane Craystan ... Patricia Kramer (as Diana Croyston)
Gerard Acao ... Thompson (as Gerhardo Acao)
Mike Vergel ... Ludmann
Miguel Faustmann ... Morris
Gene Zwahir Gene Zwahir ... Young
Ronny Boos Ronny Boos ... Berger (as Ronald Boos)
Sereno Cunial Sereno Cunial ... Carter
Sven Stefaniksen Sven Stefaniksen ... Fox
Tony Wells Tony Wells ... Connor
Bon Vibar Bon Vibar ... Powell
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A group of rough'n'tumble marines led by Captain Jurgens are sent by the powerful company Tyler Inc. to investigate reports of a zombie outbreak on a remote pacific island where a series of secret scientific experiments are being conducted. Dr. Sharon Dimao, who's the traumatized lone survivor of a previous zombie rampage, accompanies the team on their desperate rescue mission. Written by Woodyanders

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When the dead first walked, they had no time for appetizers.

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Country:

Italy

Language:

English

Release Date:

10 February 2015 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

La Création See more »

Filming Locations:

Philippines

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Dolby

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Uses some stock-shots from Crimson Tide (1995). Viggo Mortensen, Danny Nucci and 'Jaime Gomez' can be seen in those shots. See more »

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At the very end of the end credits there's another mention of the movie title, only this time it says 'Zombies : The Beginnig' instead of 'Zombies : The BeginniNg'. See more »

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With Zombies: The Beginning, you should know exactly what you're getting into.
9 December 2008 | by ElijahCSkuggsSee all my reviews

Bruno Mattei's latest and last flick brings more zombie madness to our bloodthirsty mitts. I for one am not the biggest fan of zombie flicks, but I respect a movie with loads of gore and with a high level of cheese. And yep, Zombies: The Beginning delivers just that.

The story revolves around some cuteass Asian babe who plays a scientist of sorts. She's the lone survivor of a zombie rampage which left her entire crew/team dead. Events lead her back to the island where the zombies live...unlive. And as you can guess, loads of zombies and gore follow. Some weird turns in the story take place, but really, you're only really expecting the next scene of violence. Which basically, this film is fine for.

Z:TB was pretty fun, but ultimately it was a tad too tedious, and just really amateurish. For example, in the first 20 minutes they show a nightmare our lead lady has been suffering from three times. No biggie if it's quick or cool, but nope. It's long and stupid....but understandable. Of course if you love cheesy, foreign zombie flicks, this shouldn't bother you in the slightest and you should feel right at home.

If you're a die hard fan of Mattei or zombies, there's no reason not to check it out. It delivers the red stuff, the awful (good thing) dubbing, and a ridiculous story. Just don't expect our leading lady to shed any clothing. Even with those nice boobs....no nudity. Oh well, at least there were some zombie boobs.


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