|release date||May 14 1941|
|starring||Dick Purcell, Joan Woodbury, Mantan Moreland, Henry Victor, John Archer|
SynopsisFlyers John Archer and Dick Purcell and servant Mantan Moreland land on a Caribbean island. Mad scientist Dr. Henry Victor is busy using hypnotism and voodoo to create an army of zombies. His fiendish plan is to use them to gather secret defense information for the Axis p owers. Comic Moreland turns this chiller into a hilariously funny film as he marches his fello w zombies as soldiers.
Watching King of the Zombies reminded me of a scene from Friday the 13th Part IV: The Final Chapter. Remember when they were all lounging around that final night, drinking beer and laughing at the old black and white nudie flick? Well metaphorically speaking, being a fan of zombie films and watching King of the Zombies is like being in heat and turning on that “porn” film from Part 4. …Read More