Four weeks after a mysterious, incurable virus spreads throughout the UK, a handful of survivors try to find sanctuary.
A zombie film!! It's your usual, run-of-the-mill zombie film in which people turn into crazed, human eating monsters and the few who survive create lots of blood and gore whilst hacking their way through the undead and try to make it through the day so that eventually they can re-build the human race. I do however feel that 28 Days Later has more of a focus on the rebuilding and emotional side of things than on the chopping people apart part.
I didn't really find this a scary movie, beyond the typical things suddenly lunging at the screen to make you jump moments, but did find the people and what they were going through, the problems arising from the 'need' to repopulate etc. haunting for want of a better word.
The special effects, as you can guess, are predominantly the zombies and the blood and core that comes as part of the package. All way done well to create sufficiently creepy zombies. My husband loves this movie, I'm not a particular fan of zombie films, but this one isn't too bad.
Random listing from 'Movies'...
After the death of the British prime minister, the world's most powerful leaders gather in London to pay their respects. Without warning, terrorists unleash a devastating attack that leaves the city in chaos and ruins.
Secret Service agent Mike Banning (Gerard Butler) springs into action to bring U.S. President Benjamin Asher (Aaron Eckhart) to safety. When Asher falls into the hands of the sinister organization, it's up to Banning to save his commander in chief from a horrible fate.
All trademarks, images and copyrights on this site are owned by their respective companies.
KIWIreviews is an independent entity, part of the ePLURIBUS.nz Network. This is a free public forum presenting user opinions on selected products, and as such the views expressed do not necessarily reflect the opinion of KIWIreviews.co.nz and are protected under New Zealand law by the "Honest Opinion" clause of the Defamation Act of 1992. KIWIreviews accepts no liability for statements made on this site, under the assumption that they are the true and honest opinions of the individual posters. In most cases, prices and dates stated are approximate and should be considered as only guidelines.
"Next to being shot at and missed, nothing is really quite as satisfying as an income tax refund."
F. J. Raymond