FILM : Braindead
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Braindead 1992 Timothy Balme, Diana Peñalver, Elizabeth Moody, Ian Watkin, Jed Brophy, Stuart Devenie, Brenda Kendall, Davina Whitehouse, Silvio Famularo, Lewis Rowe, Glenis Levestam, Stephen Papps Wellington (New Zealand)
Director : Peter Jackson   Production Company : WingNut Films, New Zealand Film Commission, Avalon/NFU  Region : REST OF THE WORLD

25-year-old Lionel Cosgrove has never even kissed a girl, and so is excited when the lovely Paquita, a Spanish girl who works in the corner shop, arranges a nocturnal tryst with him in the zoo. Unfortunately, Lionel's over-possessive mother, spying on them from the bushes, is bitten by a Sumatran Monkey Rat, and soon develops a craving for raw meat. Upon learning of this, Lionel tries to warn his new love of his mother's strange cannibalistic habits before it is too late.

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Also known as 'Dead Alive' (US Title)

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Dead Alive / Braindead - Blood Edition (uncut)

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Braindead - The store where the films couple will first meet is on the corner of Rodrigo Road and Sutherland Road in Wellington.
Braindead

bradea011. The store where the films couple will first meet is on the corner of Rodrigo Road and Sutherland Road in Wellington.

Braindead - After an unimpressive first meeting, Lionel (Timothy Balme) stands awkwardly whilst backing away from Paquita on Rodrigo Road.
Braindead

bradea012. After an unimpressive first meeting, Lionel (Timothy Balme) stands awkwardly whilst backing away from Paquita on Rodrigo Road.

Braindead - Lionel gets off the tram on Waitoa Road, Hataitai, Wellington 6021. This shot also sneaks in a very well done effects shot of the model tramlines that run along the bottom of the frame.
Braindead

bradea013. Lionel gets off the tram on Waitoa Road, Hataitai, Wellington 6021. This shot also sneaks in a very well done effects shot of the model tramlines that run along the bottom of the frame.

Braindead - Lionel hears his domineering mother call his name from the house and so he starts to run up Waitoa Road. This shot was actually taken a bit further back down the street from the previous shot after he got off the tram!
Braindead

bradea014. Lionel hears his domineering mother call his name from the house and so he starts to run up Waitoa Road. This shot was actually taken a bit further back down the street from the previous shot after he got off the tram!

Braindead - The family home! This is a real house located at Hinau Road, Hataitai, Wellington. Since the film was made there have been additional properties built in front of the house, making it quite hard to see from Hinau Road itself.
Braindead

bradea015. The family home! This is a real house located at Hinau Road, Hataitai, Wellington. Since the film was made there have been additional properties built in front of the house, making it quite hard to see from Hinau Road itself.

Braindead - Lionel attempts to fix the lawnmower in the front garden, not knowing he is about to get a surprise visit. Waitoa Road, Hataitai, Wellington is visible in the background.
Braindead

bradea016. Lionel attempts to fix the lawnmower in the front garden, not knowing he is about to get a surprise visit. Waitoa Road, Hataitai, Wellington is visible in the background.

Braindead - Paquita's infectious enthusiasm seems to be winning Lionel over. He tries to help her with a pronunciation and doesn't realise he is about to change his future. The mountains of the Eastbourne Domain Recreation Reserve are visible in the background.
Braindead

bradea017. Paquita's infectious enthusiasm seems to be winning Lionel over. He tries to help her with a pronunciation and doesn't realise he is about to change his future. The mountains of the Eastbourne Domain Recreation Reserve are visible in the background.

Braindead - Paquita (Diana Peñalver) eyes a fidgety Lionel on the front garden of 12 Hinau Road, Hataitai, Wellington.
Braindead

bradea018. Paquita (Diana Peñalver) eyes a fidgety Lionel on the front garden of 12 Hinau Road, Hataitai, Wellington.

Braindead - Paquita manages to get Lionel to unexpectedly agree on a date to the zoo!
Braindead

bradea019. Paquita manages to get Lionel to unexpectedly agree on a date to the zoo!

Braindead - Lionel and Paquita stroll on their first date through Wellington Zoo located in the Newtown area.
Braindead

bradea020. Lionel and Paquita stroll on their first date through Wellington Zoo located in the Newtown area.

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