One Cut of the Dead

A cast of relative unknowns, a brilliantly disguised low budget and an epic, 37-minute opening single take makes Shin'ichirô Ueda's feature debut a bright, breezy and laugh-out-loud hilarious zombie comedy. A film crew is shooting a zombie horror flick in an abandoned water filtration plant, allegedly used for human experiments by the military. Just as the director browbeats his actors and demands more special effects blood, a real zombie apocalypse erupts, much to his auteur delight. Packed with meta-movie references as mocking as they are loving, this relentless takedown of the Living Dead genre is a total blast.

- Synopsis provided by CinemaSource

Credits

Director:

  • Shinichiro Ueda

Cast:

  • Yuzuki Akiyama
  • Takuya Fujimura
  • Ayana Gôda
  • Takayuki Hamatsu
  • Manabu Hosoi
  • Hiroshi Ichihara

Writer:

  • Shinichiro Ueda

Now Playing

One Cut of the Dead is not showing in any theaters in the area.

What others are saying

  • Reviews/comments

    Subscribe to this thread:

    Add a review


    Roll over stars and click to rate.

    Now Playing

    By Film...

    By Theater...

    the most

    Read | Commented

    © 2020 North Coast Journal

    Website powered by Foundation