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Dead Snow 2: Red vs. Dead

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DEAD SNOW 2: RED VS DEAD Ørjan Gamst
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Dead Snow 2: Red vs. Dead

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
R
runtime:
100 minutes
Limited Release Date:
10/10/14
performer:
Orjan Gamst, Derek Mears, Martin Starr
director:
Tommy Wirkola
distributor:
Well Go USA
genre:
ActionAdventure

We gave it a B

Five years ago, the Norwegian horror film Dead Snow fused the Nazi-zombie subgenre with the cabin-in-the-woods terror flick and raised the question ”Why has no one done this before?” In the dementedly enjoyable English-language sequel, Vegar Hoel’s Martin — the lone survivor from the first film’s splatterific events — awakens in the hospital to discover he is suspected of killing his friends. Also? A surgeon has mistakenly replaced his severed right arm with the superpowered limb of the undead Colonel Herzog (Ørjan Gamst). Remarkably, from that point on, things get worse for our hero — and better for fans of early Sam Raimi-style mayhem. B