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* DownerEnding: Implied. Not only has Logan's wife revealed (to the audience) to have been scratched by an infected, Logan himself is coughing quite a bit in spite of having taken the anti-venom.


* SavedFromDevelopmentHell: The film was originally set to release in theaters in 2007, but was pushed back twice before being released directly to DVD after a premiere at Cannes Film Festival.


* XMeetsY: Your common [ZombieApocalypse zombie flick] reimagined as a PostNineElevenTerrorismMovie.


--> '''Logan''': "Lucy... and what exactly is that supposed to accomplish?"
--> '''Lucy''' (walking off): "Fuck you!"

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--> '''Logan''': "Lucy... Lucy... and what exactly is that supposed to accomplish?"
accomplish?
--> '''Lucy''' (walking off): "Fuck you!"Fuck you!



--> '''Logan''': "Hey Doc!"
--> '''Doc''': "Ah, he arrives... Megan! Hold the door!"

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--> '''Logan''': "Hey Doc!"
Hey Doc!
--> '''Doc''': "Ah, Ah, he arrives... Megan! Hold the door!"door!



--> '''Lucy''': "You never picked up ''my'' brother from the airport!"
--> '''Logan''': "But, you never asked me to!"
--> '''Lucy''': "... that's because I knew you'd say '''no'''."

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--> '''Lucy''': "You You never picked up ''my'' brother from the airport!"
airport!
--> '''Logan''': "But, But, you never asked me to!"
to!
--> '''Lucy''': "...'''Lucy''': ... that's because I knew you'd say '''no'''."


[[SimilarlyNamedWorks Not to be confused]] with the TruthInTelevision [[DeadAir phenomenon of the same name]], the 2007 [[Film/DeadAir2007 Hong Kong horror film]] directed by Xavier Lee Pak Tat, or the [[Literature/DeadAir novel]] of the same name by Creator/IainBanks. Or, for that matter, the Zombie-riffic third campaign of ''VideoGame/Left4Dead'' or the song by the same name by [[Music/RufusRex]] .

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[[SimilarlyNamedWorks Not to be confused]] with the TruthInTelevision [[DeadAir phenomenon of the same name]], the 2007 [[Film/DeadAir2007 Hong Kong horror film]] directed by Xavier Lee Pak Tat, or the [[Literature/DeadAir novel]] of the same name by Creator/IainBanks. Or, for that matter, the Zombie-riffic third campaign of ''VideoGame/Left4Dead'' or the song by the same name by [[Music/RufusRex]] .Music/RufusRex.


''Dead Air'' is a horror film directed by Corbin Bernsen (''{{Psych}}'') and written by Kenny Yakkel. It was released [[DirectToDVD on DVD]] in 2009. The film stars Bill Mosely (''Rob Zombie's Film/{{Halloween 2007}}''), and Patricia Tallman (''Series/BabylonFive'').

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''Dead Air'' is a horror film directed by Corbin Bernsen (''{{Psych}}'') (''Series/{{Psych}}'') and written by Kenny Yakkel. It was released [[DirectToDVD on DVD]] in 2009. The film stars Bill Mosely (''Rob Zombie's Film/{{Halloween 2007}}''), and Patricia Tallman (''Series/BabylonFive'').


[[SimilarlyNamedWorks Not to be confused]] with the TruthInTelevision [[DeadAir phenomenon of the same name]], the 2007 [[Film/DeadAir2007 Hong Kong horror film]] directed by Xavier Lee Pak Tat, or the [[Literature/DeadAir novel]] of the same name by Creator/IainBanks. Or, for that matter, the Zombie-riffic third campaign of ''VideoGame/Left4Dead''.

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[[SimilarlyNamedWorks Not to be confused]] with the TruthInTelevision [[DeadAir phenomenon of the same name]], the 2007 [[Film/DeadAir2007 Hong Kong horror film]] directed by Xavier Lee Pak Tat, or the [[Literature/DeadAir novel]] of the same name by Creator/IainBanks. Or, for that matter, the Zombie-riffic third campaign of ''VideoGame/Left4Dead''.''VideoGame/Left4Dead'' or the song by the same name by [[Music/RufusRex]] .

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** Which kind of [[FridgeLogic makes you wonder]] why he doesn't just ''shoot his leader and take the anti-venom himself'', as their goal had already been accomplished.


* DuelingMovies: With ''{{Pontypool}}'', another 2009 film about a DumbassDJ trapped in his broadcast booth with his colleagues in the middle of a (Not) ZombieApocalypse.

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* DuelingMovies: With ''{{Pontypool}}'', ''Film/{{Pontypool}}'', another 2009 film about a DumbassDJ trapped in his broadcast booth with his colleagues in the middle of a (Not) ZombieApocalypse.


* ZombieApocalypse

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* ZombieApocalypseXMeetsY: Your common [ZombieApocalypse zombie flick] reimagined as a PostNineElevenTerrorismMovie.


[[SimilarlyNamedWorks Not to be confused]] with the TruthInTelevision [[DeadAir phenomenon of the same name]], the 2007 [[Film/DeadAir2007 Hong Kong horror film]] directed by Xavier Lee Pak Tat, or the [[Literature/DeadAir novel]] of the same name by IainBanks. Or, for that matter, the Zombie-riffic third campaign of ''VideoGame/Left4Dead''.

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[[SimilarlyNamedWorks Not to be confused]] with the TruthInTelevision [[DeadAir phenomenon of the same name]], the 2007 [[Film/DeadAir2007 Hong Kong horror film]] directed by Xavier Lee Pak Tat, or the [[Literature/DeadAir novel]] of the same name by IainBanks.Creator/IainBanks. Or, for that matter, the Zombie-riffic third campaign of ''VideoGame/Left4Dead''.


[[SimilarlyNamedWorks Not to be confused]] with the TruthInTelevision [[DeadAir phenomenon of the same name]], the 2007 [[Film/DeadAir2007 Hong Kong horror film]] directed by Xavier Lee Pak Tat, or the [[Literature/DeadAir novel]] of the same name by IainBanks. Or, for that matter, the Zombie-riffic third campaign of ''Left4Dead''.

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[[SimilarlyNamedWorks Not to be confused]] with the TruthInTelevision [[DeadAir phenomenon of the same name]], the 2007 [[Film/DeadAir2007 Hong Kong horror film]] directed by Xavier Lee Pak Tat, or the [[Literature/DeadAir novel]] of the same name by IainBanks. Or, for that matter, the Zombie-riffic third campaign of ''Left4Dead''.''VideoGame/Left4Dead''.


''Dead Air'' is a horror film directed by Corbin Bernsen (''{{Psych}}'') and written by Kenny Yakkel. It was released [[DirectToDVD on DVD]] in 2009. The film stars Bill Mosely (''Rob Zombie's Film/{{Halloween}}''), and Patricia Tallman (''Series/BabylonFive'').

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''Dead Air'' is a horror film directed by Corbin Bernsen (''{{Psych}}'') and written by Kenny Yakkel. It was released [[DirectToDVD on DVD]] in 2009. The film stars Bill Mosely (''Rob Zombie's Film/{{Halloween}}''), Film/{{Halloween 2007}}''), and Patricia Tallman (''Series/BabylonFive'').


''Dead Air'' is a horror film directed by Corbin Bernsen (''{{Psych}}'') and written by Kenny Yakkel. It was released [[DirectToDVD on DVD]] in 2009. The film stars Bill Mosely (''Rob Zombie's Film/{{Halloween}}''), and Patricia Tallman (''{{Babylon 5}}'').

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''Dead Air'' is a horror film directed by Corbin Bernsen (''{{Psych}}'') and written by Kenny Yakkel. It was released [[DirectToDVD on DVD]] in 2009. The film stars Bill Mosely (''Rob Zombie's Film/{{Halloween}}''), and Patricia Tallman (''{{Babylon 5}}'').(''Series/BabylonFive'').


''Dead Air'' is a horror film directed by Corbin Bernsen (''{{Psych}}'') and written by Kenny Yakkel. It was released [[DirectToDVD on DVD]] in 2009. The film stars Bill Mosely (''Rob Zombie's {{Halloween}}''), and Patricia Tallman (''{{Babylon 5}}'').

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''Dead Air'' is a horror film directed by Corbin Bernsen (''{{Psych}}'') and written by Kenny Yakkel. It was released [[DirectToDVD on DVD]] in 2009. The film stars Bill Mosely (''Rob Zombie's {{Halloween}}''), Film/{{Halloween}}''), and Patricia Tallman (''{{Babylon 5}}'').

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