Unrated | | Horror
An archaeology professor discovers an ancient crypt which contains living dead corpses. The zombies go on a rampage and attack a group of people which the professor had invited to celebrate his discovery.
Filmed at Villa Parisi. Close to Rome, Italy.
No, stay back! I'm your friend!
After Evelyn has "killed" the zombie in the bathroom that is eating her son, she leaves the zombie body leaning on the bathtub, its mouth and eyes wide open. When after Evelyn has told the others about it, when one examines the bodies again later, the zombie's mouth is completely shut.
"The earth shall tremble, graves shall open, they shall come among the living as messengers of death and there shall be the nigths of terror." 'Profecy of the Black Spider'
The DVD releases from Shriek Show and Italian Shock are both missing a brief 4-second shot of a man turning around and falling back against a shutter.