Hubert West studies include reviving the dead human brain and creates a re-animator fluid in which he injects into his subjects and raises them back from the dead. The fluid still has it’s side effects and this zombie film has great thrills thanks to Jeffrey Combs’ performance, which is stunning.
Best zombie kill scene: An unsuspecting zombie is the victim of Dr Herbert West as he uses an electric bone saw to perform heart surgery.
About Re-Animator (1985)
Starring: Jeffrey Combs, Barbara Crampton, Al Berry, Ian Patrick Williams, Greg Robbins, Gerry Black, Bruce Abbott, David Gale, Peter Kent, Bunny Summers, Derek Pendleton, Gene Scherer, James Ellis, James Earl Cathay, Annyce Holzman, Velvet Debois, Lawrence Lowe, Robert Holcomb, Mike Filloon, Greg Reid, Robert Sampson, Jack Draheim, Carolyn Purdy-Gordon, Robert Pitzele, Kim Deitch, Barbara Pieters
Director: Stuart Gordon