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Re-Animator (1985)

Unrated
105 min | Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi

A dedicated student at a medical college and his girlfriend become involved in bizarre experiments centering around the re-animation of dead tissue when an odd new student arrives on campus.
Writers
H.P. Lovecraft (story "Herbert West, Re-Animator") | Dennis Paoli (screenplay) | William Norris (screenplay) (as William J. Norris) | Stuart Gordon (screenplay)
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$ 900,000
Opening Wknd
$ 543,728
Gross (USA)
$ 2,023,414
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Release date
Oct 18, 1985 (United States)

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Jeffrey Combs
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Bruce Abbott
Dan Cain Dan Cain   See fewer
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Barbara Crampton
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David Gale
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Robert Sampson
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Carolyn Purdy-Gordon
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Peter Kent
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Ian Patrick Williams
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Bunny Summers
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Al Berry
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Derek Pendleton
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Gene Scherer
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James Ellis
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James Earl Cathay
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Annyce Holzman
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Velvet Debois
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Lawrence Lowe
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Robert Holcomb
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Mike Filloon
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Craig Reed
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7.2 / 10 | 47,485 votes