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The Return of the Living Dead

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Rated: 18+ (R)19851h 31mOn: Free Services Prime Video Tags: Zombie Medical Country: America

When a bumbling pair of employees at a medical supply warehouse accidentally release a deadly gas into the air, the vapors cause the dead to re-animate as they go on a rampage seeking their favorite food: brains!The Return of the Living Dead featuring Clu Gulager and James Karen is streaming with subscription on Prime Video, free on Tubi TV, free on VUDU, and 4 others. It's a comedy and horror movie with a very high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 91% and a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.4 (49,297 votes).

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Available to watch free online (Tubi TV & Vudu).

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Available to rent or buy from $2.99 on 3 services (iTunes, Microsoft & Vudu).

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#960 Ranked Movie

#15 Ranked in Zombie Movies

#19 Ranked in Movies on Tribeca Short List

#73 Ranked in Horror Movies

The Return of the Living Dead has a very high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 91% and a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.4 (49,297 votes). The movie is popular with Reelgood users lately.

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