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28 Days Later (2002)
DIRECTOR: Danny Boyle YEAR: 2002 COUNTRY: UK DURATION: 112 mins
SYNOPSIS: A virus wipes out the UK and turns people into maniac zombies.
COMMENT: Very promising, though slightly disappointing horror movie.
RATING: Decent idea let down by suspect acting and unconvincing script.
STAND-OUT MOMENT: Interesting to see London overrun by zombies.
AVAILABILITY: US DVD : UK DVD : US Blu-Ray : UK Blu-Ray : US UMD : UK UMD
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Army Of Darkness (1993)
DIRECTOR: Sam Raimi YEAR: 1993 COUNTRY: USA DURATION: 96 mins
SYNOPSIS: A modern-day man goes back in time to fight a massive undead army.
COMMENT: Often more like a Three Stooges movie than a horror film.
RATING: Tries too hard to be funny, and comes off smelling slightly of BS.
STAND-OUT MOMENT: Regularly funny / forgettable (delete as applicable).
AVAILABILITY: US DVD : UK DVD : US Blu-Ray : UK Blu-Ray : US INSTANT
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Beyond, The (1981)
DIRECTOR: Lucio Fulci YEAR: 1981 COUNTRY: Italy DURATION: 87 mins
SYNOPSIS: A woman takes over a hotel and inadvertently opens the gates of hell.
COMMENT: Blood-soaked zombie mayhem. Nonsense, but great fun - and gory!
RATING: A complete must-see for all zombie fans.
STAND-OUT MOMENT: Girl shot in the head and skull flies off.
AVAILABILITY: US DVD : UK DVD : US Blu-Ray : UK Blu-Ray
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Beyond Re-Animator (2003)
DIRECTOR: Brian Yuzna YEAR: 2003 COUNTRY: USA DURATION: 95 mins
SYNOPSIS: Mad scientist continues his ghoulish experiments within prison.
COMMENT: Third, and by far the worst, in the Re-Animator series.
RATING: Could have been great, but the characters are terrible and FX lacklustre.
STAND-OUT MOMENT: How stupid the prison doctor is.
AVAILABILITY: US DVD : UK DVD
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Bio Zombie (1998)
DIRECTOR: Wilson Yip YEAR: 1998 COUNTRY: Hong Kong DURATION: 95 mins
SYNOPSIS: A soft drink laced with chemicals turns people into zombies.
COMMENT: Horror comedy with some okay blood-letting.
RATING: Fun, but vacuous, and faintly endearing.
STAND-OUT MOMENT: The last 10 mins make the previous 85 bearable.
AVAILABILITY: US DVD : UK DVD
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Braindead (1992)
DIRECTOR: Peter Jackson YEAR: 1992 COUNTRY: New Zealand DUR: 104 mins
SYNOPSIS: The bite from a rare monkey turns people into flesh-eating zombies.
COMMENT: Gleefully outrageous zombie action pic with stupendous gore FX.
RATING: Disgustingly over-the-top. A must-own gem for all zombie fans.
STAND-OUT MOMENT: Zombie punches through the back of woman's head.
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Bride Of Re-Animator (1990)
DIRECTOR: Brian Yuzna YEAR: 1990 COUNTRY: USA DURATION: 96 mins
SYNOPSIS: Herbert West returns with plans to build the ultimate female monster.
COMMENT: More stupid than it's predecessor, but still enjoyably sick.
RATING: About half as good as the original Re-Animator.
STAND-OUT MOMENT: KNB's female monster.
AVAILABILITY: US DVD : UK DVD : US INSTANT
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Burial Ground (1980)
DIRECTOR: Andrea Bianchi YEAR: 1980 COUNTRY: Italy DURATION: 85 mins
SYNOPSIS: A professor opens a crypt and reanimates rotten zombies which then attack a group of party-goers celebrating in a nearby villa.
COMMENT: Remarkably gory and unintentionally funny low-grade Italian horror.
RATING: Italian zombie film enthusiasts will love it. The rest might not.
STAND-OUT MOMENT: Infamous breast-biting scene.
AVAILABILITY: US DVD : UK DVD : US Blu-Ray : UK Blu-Ray
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Children Of The Living Dead (2001)
DIRECTOR: Tor Ramsey YEAR: 2001 COUNTRY: USA DURATION: 90 mins
SYNOPSIS: A town is visited by a super-human zombie presence.
COMMENT: Rambling story about a zombie character called Abbott Hayes.
RATING: An absolute shambles.
STAND-OUT MOMENT: Zombie master Tom Savini getting offed in the first 5 mins.
AVAILABILITY: US DVD : UK DVD

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Children Shouldn't Play With Dead Things
DIRECTOR: Bob Clark YEAR: 1972 COUNTRY: USA DURATION: 87 mins
SYNOPSIS: A group of actors perform a ceremony in a graveyard and accidentally raise the dead.
COMMENT: Surprisingly atmospheric early zombie film.
RATING: Not much gore, but a decent little movie. Worth checking out.
STAND-OUT MOMENT: The first time you see the zombies close-up.
AVAILABILITY: US DVD : UK DVD
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City Of The Living Dead (1980)
DIRECTOR: Lucio Fulci YEAR: 1980 COUNTRY: Italy DURATION: 92 mins
SYNOPSIS: A priest commits suicide, prompting the sudden arrival of zombies.
COMMENT: Incomprehensible but hugely atmospheric Euro zombie nonsense.
RATING: Great atmosphere. Gory set pieces. Head-scratching plot.
STAND-OUT MOMENT: Gut-spewing and head-drilling.
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Dawn Of The Dead (1978)
DIRECTOR: George Romero YEAR: 1978 COUNTRY: USA DURATION: 139 mins
SYNOPSIS: A group of people take refuge from hungry zombies in a shopping mall.
COMMENT: Incredible escapism and action, combined with some classic gore.
RATING: Bit dated, though considered one of the best zombies movies ever made.
STAND-OUT MOMENT: Zombie decapitated on helicopter rotor blades.
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Dawn Of The Dead (2004)
DIRECTOR: Zack Snyder YEAR: 2004 COUNTRY: USA DURATION: 109 mins
SYNOPSIS: A group of people take refuge from hungry zombies in a shopping mall
COMMENT: Intense action and fast-moving zombies equals very decent movie.
RATING: A worthy remake and entertaining film, though sometimes questionable.
STAND-OUT MOMENT: The opening 15 minutes are shocking and superb.
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Day Of The Dead (1985)
DIRECTOR: George Romero YEAR: 1985 COUNTRY: USA DURATION: 102 mins
SYNOPSIS: Tensions fray when a group of people take refuge from zombies in an underground military base.
COMMENT: Dark, scary and horrifyingly gory.
RATING: Still one of the best zombie films ever!
STAND-OUT MOMENT: Windpipe stretching scream as head is torn off.
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Dead & Buried (1981)
DIRECTOR: Gary Sherman YEAR: 1981 COUNTRY: USA DURATION: 92 mins
SYNOPSIS: Visitors to a small coastal town are killed and reanimated as zombies.
COMMENT: Well-made and surprisingly gory zombie movie with a difference.
RATING: A good zombie film. Definitely worth tracking down.
STAND-OUT MOMENT: Lisa Blount's breasts. Oh, and syringe in the eye.
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Dead Next Door, The (1988)
DIRECTOR: JR Bookwalter YEAR: 1988 COUNTRY: USA DURATION: 84 mins
SYNOPSIS: The government sets up a 'zombie squad' after the world is overrun by walking corpses.
COMMENT: Produced by Sam (Spiderman / Evil Dead) Raimi.
RATING: Ambitious and fairly entertaining, but ultimately disappointing.
STAND-OUT MOMENT: Finding out the film was shot on Super 8.
AVAILABILITY: US DVD : UK DVD
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Dead Of Night (1972)
DIRECTOR: Bob Clark YEAR: 1972 COUNTRY: USA DURATION: 90 mins
SYNOPSIS: Family receive notice of the death of their son in Vietnam, but he returns home regardless.
COMMENT: Truly chilling low-budget horror movie.
RATING: A little dated but otherwise superb in every way.
STAND-OUT MOMENT: Richard Backus is frighteningly superb as Andy.
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