Dead & Buried

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  • R
  • 1981
  • 1 hr 32 min
  • 6.5  (14,206)
  • 71

Dead and Buried is a 1981 horror movie directed by Gary Sherman. It tells the story of a small coastal town where a series of bizarre murders occur. James Farentino plays Sheriff Dan Gillis who investigates the case, and Melody Anderson plays his wife Janet. As the story unfolds, it becomes clear that the murders are connected and that something strange is going on in the town. The victims are all strangers who come to visit the town, and after they are killed, their bodies disappear. The Sheriff enlists the help of a local photographer, played by Jack Albertson, to help him with the investigation.

The movie is known for its suspenseful and eerie atmosphere. The small town setting adds to the feeling of isolation and danger. The cinematography is also impressive, with beautiful shots of the town and its surroundings. The score, composed by Joe Renzetti, adds to the tension and helps create a sense of foreboding.

The acting is strong throughout the movie, with Farentino and Anderson delivering believable performances as a couple dealing with the horror of the murders. Jack Albertson, in one of his final roles, is excellent as the photographer who becomes embroiled in the investigation.

One of the most memorable aspects of the movie is its shocking ending, which has become a classic among horror movie fans. Without giving too much away, the twist is dark and disturbing, and adds an extra layer of horror to an already intense story.

Overall, Dead and Buried is a must-see for fans of horror movies. Its atmosphere, acting, and storytelling come together to create a chilling and unforgettable experience. The movie has become a cult classic over the years, and it's not hard to see why. It's a masterclass in suspense and horror, and a testament to the power of good storytelling.

Dead & Buried is a 1981 horror movie with a runtime of 1 hour and 32 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.5 and a MetaScore of 71.

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