|Aliases||Antilles; The Antilles|
|Points of interest||Jamaica; Matoul|
|First Appearance||Zombi 2 (1979)|
The Antilles is an island chain that forms the greater part of the West Indies and the Caribbean Sea. The Antilles are divided into two major groups: the "Greater Antilles" to the north and west, including the larger islands of Cuba, Jamaica, Hispaniola, and Puerto Rico; and the smaller "Lesser Antilles" on the southeast.
Points of Interest Edit
- Jamaica is an island in the Caribbean Sea, about 145 kilometres (90 mi) south of Cuba, and 191 kilometres (119 mi) west of Hispaniola, the island harboring the nation-states Haiti and the Dominican Republic. Film director Stephen Hopkins was born in Jamaica in 1958. Hopkins is best known for directing such films as A Nightmare on Elm Street 5: The Dream Child and Predator 2 as well as three episodes of the horror anthology series Tales from the Crypt.
- Matoul is a fictional island located in the Antilles. It was the primary setting of the 1979 film Zombi 2 by Lucio Fulci. In the film, a scientist named Doctor David Menard works on the island, desperately trying to find a cure for a mysterious illness that transforms the bodies of the recently deceased into ravenous undead zombies. A group of travelers, Anne Bowles, Peter West, Brian Hull and Susan Barrett come to the island to find answers to the mystery of Anne's missing father. They fight through a horde of flesh-eating zombies, but only Anne and Peter make it out alive.