A WISH FOR THE DEAD (2014) Overview


‘Who really wants to live forever?’

A Wish for the Dead is a 2014 American horror feature film directed by Nathan Thomas Milliner (Volumes of Blood: Horror Stories; short: The Confession of Fred Krueger; Volumes of Blood) from a screenplay co-written with Herschel Zahnd. The American Recording Company-Renegade Art Productions movie stars Ashley Anderson, Ryan Beyer, Eva Flowers, Kristine Renee Farley and Bill Breuer.


A mysterious man offers John hope with his dying wife: a locket, which will grant a single wish. John wishes that death ceased to exist. Chaos ensues as the living can’t die, and the dead can’t remain in the grave…


A Wish for the Dead was released on DVD by Shami Media Group on July 16, 2019.

Cast and characters:

  • Ashley Anderson … Mallory Johns
  • Ryan Beyer … Bobby
  • Eva Flowers … Nancy
  • Kristine Renee Farley … Beth
  • Bill Breuer … Reverend Edwards
  • Thomas Dunbar … Doctor Foree
  • Lori Cooke … Chole
  • Charles Calby … Fire Chief
  • Clayton Carrier … Bat Basher Zombie
  • J. Barret Cooper … Talker Zombie
  • Bret Decker … Graveyard Zombie
  • Julia Dillman … Crazy Eyes Zombie
  • Vanessa Ferguson … Neck Biter Zombie
  • Sandy Alvarez … Extra

Filming locations:

  • Jeffersonville, Indiana
  • Louisville, Kentucky

Technical credits:

Aspect ratio: 16:9 HD
Audio: Stereo