Dr. Ramzi (Danny Gochnauer), a deviant who enjoys torturing his patients, is killed by a fellow doctor and buried in the basement of a mental health facility. Twenty years later, the hospital is up and running again and a "Jane Doe" (Cheryl Lawson) arrives at the institute with amnesia. Upon her arrival, a major earthquake rocks the building, unearthing the now-undead Dr. Ramzi and his legion of zombie patients — who are eager to help him continue his work.

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Dead Pit (1989)

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Dr. Ramzi (Danny Gochnauer), a deviant who enjoys torturing his patients, is killed by a fellow doctor and buried in the basement of a mental health facility. Twenty years later, the hospital is up and running again and a "Jane Doe" (Cheryl Lawson) arrives at the institute with amnesia. Upon her arrival, a major earthquake rocks the building, unearthing the now-undead Dr. Ramzi and his legion of zombie patients — who are eager to help him continue his work.

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Cast
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Jeremy Slate

Dr. Gerald Swan
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Cheryl Lawson

Jane Doe
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Stephen Gregory Foster

Christian Meyers (as Steffen Gregory Foster)
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Danny Gochnauer

Dr. Colin Ramzi
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Geha Getz

Sister Clair
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Joan Bechtel

Nurse Kygar
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Michael Jacobs

Bud Higgins
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Mara Everett

Nurse Robbins
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Randall Fontana

Orderly Jimmy
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Jack A. Sunseri

Head Orderly Jensen (as Jack Sunseri)
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Frederick Dodge

First Patient
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Nettie Heffner

Night Nurse
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Luana Speelman

Day Nurse
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Scott Malpass

Orderly #1
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Skyy Diaz

Orderly #2
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Steve Strom

Orderly #3
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Stephen Fritsch

Orderly #4
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Brett Murmann

Orderly #5
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Jason Slate

Iso Ward Orderly
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Stanford Isaac

Guard #1
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Michael Alu

Guard #2
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Lizzie Byrd

Nurse #3
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Lynette Rogers

Nurse #4
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Rory Edelman

Little Sara
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Kaldonia

Featured Dead
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Damon Foster

Featured Dead
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Jay Wikner

Featured Dead
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Irene Teegardin

Featured Dead (as Irene Teagardin)
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Marcia Gray

Featured Dead
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Irwin Swan

Featured Dead
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Dale Pearson

Featured Dead
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Randy Foster

Featured Dead
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Robert Kvenild

Featured Dead
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Tim Craighead

Featured Dead
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Jeff Grubic

Featured Dead
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Willy Strasser

Featured Dead
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Sheila De'Maris

First Woman Patient
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Heather Lloyd

Second Woman Patient
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Bill Kemper

Iso Ward Patient
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Gary Ruble

Mr. Kinski
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Elizabeth Cooper

Mental Patient
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Walker Craig

Mental Patient
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Richard Wilkes

Mental Patient / Dead
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Colette Buchanan

Mental Patient
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Robert Clark

Mental Patient
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Francesca Lloyd

Mental Patient
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Diane Grunes

Mental Patient
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Buddy Rojenzweig

Mental Patient
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Connie English

Mental Patient
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Steve John

Mental Patient
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Mike Jordan

Mental Patient
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Scott Beatty

Mental Patient
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Chris Slater

Mental Patient
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Linda Parker

Mental Patient
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Allaire Peterson

Mental Patient
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Paige Wright

Mental Patient
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John Patrick

Mental Patient
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Timothy Benn

Mental Patient
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Kathryn Fritch

Mental Patient
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Leslie Wright

Mental Patient
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Allison Wright

Mental Patient
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Reggie Tolbert

Mental Patient
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Steve Berman

Mental Patient
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David Parker

Mental Patient
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Rebekah Score

Mental Patient (as Rebekah Craig)
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Sandy Williams

Mental Patient
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Guy Messenger

Mental Patient
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Sharon English

Mental Patient
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Peter Griggs

Mental Patient
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Elizabeth Nelsen

Dead
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John Vaughan

Dead
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Dianna Johnson

Dead
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Anne Lehteenmaki

Dead
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Ronald Hartoon

Dead
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Michele Hann

Dead
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Jason Hayes

Dead
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Demetrius Martin

Dead
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Frank Cagle

Dead
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Mario Raguz

Dead
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Amy Johnson

Dead
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Andrew Neukirchner

Dead
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Don Fritz

Dead
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Stephanie Chapman

Dead
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Dan Potera

Dead
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Mark Campos

Dead
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Charlotte Hee

Dead
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Timbra Goss

Dead
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Vince McDaniel

Dead
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Robert Benscoter

Dead
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Steve Salked

Dead
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Joe Duvernay

Dead
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Dianna Chilcote

Dead
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Stephanie Laland

Dead
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Cynthia Savage

Dead
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Jude Everson

Dead
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Charles Heron

Dead
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Fasha Goss

Dead
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Christoph Von Zanthier

Dead
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Emerson Benn

Dead
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Ben Maria

Dead
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Brei Brackeen

Dead
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Steve Zawadzski

Dead
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Troy Johnson-Spiccoli

Dead
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Don Wells

Dead
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David Fettke

Dead
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Robert Parker

Dead
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Michelle Klaus

Dead
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Gimel Everett

(uncredited)
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Brett Leonard

Bearded Mental Patient (uncredited)
Crew
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Brett Leonard

Director
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Brett Leonard

Writer
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Gimel Everett

Writer
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Disc Releases
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Dead Pit

(Blu-ray, Clamshell)

7/4/2019

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Dead Pit

(DVD)

6/17/2008

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The Dead Pit

(DVD)

6/17/2008

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The Dead Pit

(4K Ultra HD)

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The Dead Pit

(Blu-ray, Keep Case (HD Slim, Low))

7/29/2019

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Dead Pit

(Blu-ray)

12/14/2021

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