Brain Dead
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Brain Dead was based on a script by Charles Beaumont, leading some obtuse fans to hail the "return" of that frequent Twilight Zone contributor. Actually Beaumont has been dead since 1967, so this cookie spent a long time in the oven. Stalwart supporting actor Bill Pullman is given star billing as a brilliant brain surgeon who agrees to perform an operation on a psychotic mathematician. This surgery, ostensibly, is to "adjust" the patient's attitude--and, incidentally, to unlock the corporate secrets secreted within the patient's brain. But as Pullman probes about,… More
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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 17%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Heck, I could sit through a movie a whole lot worse than this one just to see a pair of my favorite actors banter back and forth."
‑ Scott Weinberg, DVDTalk.com
"Only the two Bills [Pullman and Paxton] keep this one from flat-lining"
‑ Brian Mckay, eFilmCritic.com
"I felt cheated by its wearisome ploy of not decifering what was a dream and what was reality."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
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