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Some say that laughter is the best medicine, and it’s also been said that every survival kit should include a sense of humor…
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28 Days Later Danny Boyle directed this 2002 zombie movie which was produced with $650,000 and earned $ 50 million worldwide.The plot of the film depicts society’s breakdown because of accidental release of a highly contagious virus and focuses upon the struggle of four survivors to cope with the destruction of the life they once knew.
Dawn of the Dead Released in 1978, this was the towering sequel to the hit zombie movie “Night of the Living Dead. George A. Romero directed the film. The film was set in a shopping mall that was overrun by surprisingly consumer-minded zombies. A remake of this zombie movie was released in 2004.
Shaun Of The Dead This 2004 zombie flick, directed by George Romero, follows a social satire tradition but it is much more as a comedy than a straight-up horror film. It ranks at number four on to the list of Top 10 Zombie Movies and considered as one of the most all-around entertaining zombie movies ever made.
White Zombie The film was released in 1932 and Victor Halperin and Edward Halperin directed this haunting voodoo classic film that started the whole zombie craze. It’s a story of lust, death and voodoo on a vintage Haitian plantation. White Zombie is considered the first feature length zombie movie.
Zombieland It was a 2009 zombie comedy movie starring Woody Harrelson, Jesse Eisenberg, Emma Stone, and Abigail Breslin as survivors of a zombie apocalypse.
Resident Evil This 2002 zombie movie was based on a popular horror survival video game, starring hot Milla Jovovich, Colin Salmon, and Michelle Rodriguez. Jovovich played a zombie fighter super-heroine called Alice who slays ravenous zombies that have overrun the world.
28 Weeks Later This film is a sequel to Danny Boyle directed ’28 Days Later’, and was directed by Juan Carlos Fresnadillo. Though the film didn’t match its 2002 predecessor, but for notably the terrifying opening scenes it’s a must watch for all zombie movies fans.
Braindead/ Dead Alive Originally this film was titled ‘Braindead’ but it was released in north America as Dead Alive as another film had rights of identical title Brain Dead. Peter Jackson, who also made “The Lord of the Rings” trilogy, was the director of this over-the-top zombie splatterfest. Dead Alive is considered to be one of the goriest movies ever made.
Planet Terror This 2007 movie was the result of hard work by Robert Rodriguez as he played all the important roles in making of the film. He wrote the script, cineamatographed it beautifully, co-edited and scored it, and not to forget he was also the producer-director of this action horror science fiction movie. Planet Terror is the story of a group of some people who attempt to survive an onslaught of zombie-like creatures. The film features zombie action and Rose McGowan as heroine who has a machine gun where her leg once was. It was released as a part of a double feature of horror with “Deaf Proof” by Robert Rodriguez’s longtime pal Quentin Tarantino under the title “Grindhouse.
The Walking Dead Based on the comic book series of the same name, The Walking Dead tells the story of a small group of survivors living in the aftermath of a zombie apocalypse.
Dead Set During a fictional series of Big Brother, a zombie outbreak occurs, but the house-mates are unaware of the impending doom outside of the Big Brother House.
We’re Alive For Army Reserve Soldier Michael Cross, the world as he knew it ended in an instant. One minute, he’s in college, and in the next, rioters are roaming the highway around him, breaking into cars, and literally tearing people apart. This is the day the dead walk. This is the world of We’re Alive.
The Walking Dead The Walking Dead is an on-going story about a group of people trying to survive a zombie apocalypse.
The New Deadwardians In post-Victorian England, nearly every member of the upper classes has become a vampire to escape all the zombies. Into this simmering cauldron is thrust Chief Inspector George Suttle, a detective who’s got the slowest beat in London: investigating murders in a world where everyone is already dead!
Marvel Zombies Torn from the pages of Ultimate Fantastic Four! On an Earth shockingly similar to the Marvel Universe’s, an alien virus has mutated all of the world’s greatest super heroes into flesh-eating monsters! It took them only hours to destroy life as we know it – but what happens when they run out of humans to eat?!
Zombies Vs Robots After the Zombie Apocalypse, humanity is extinct and only zombies and robots remain. Robots seek to protect the last human baby from zombies craving the last human brain on Earth.
Zombie Tales Dedicated to delivering smart, accessible, high-quality short stories, this is an anthology that has met with great acclaim amongst comic book fandom, featuring more fantastic zombie stories from more great writers and artists that you know and love.