Trapped in a missile silo, a small team of scientists, civilians and trigger-happy soldiers battle desperately to ensure the survival of the human race. However, the tension inside the base is reaching a breaking point, and the zombies are gathering outside.

  1. George A. Romero

    Director, Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Lori Cardille

    Lori Cardille


  2. Terry Alexander

    Terry Alexander


  3. Joseph Pilato

    Joseph Pilato

    Captain Rhodes

  4. Jarlath Conroy

    Jarlath Conroy

    William McDermott

  5. Anthony Dileo Jr.

    Anthony Dileo Jr.

    Pvt. Miguel Salazar

Full Cast & Crew

Day of the Dead
Day of the Dead



Status Released

Release Information

  • July 19, 1985


    No rating information.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 41m

Budget $3,500,000.00

Revenue $34,000,000.00



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