Anna and the Apocalypse (2017) ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

A genre bending film with promise that falls slightly short If you ever wondered what you get when you cross "Hollyoaks" (TV series), with "Nativity!" (2009), "High School Musical" (2006) and "Dawn of the Dead" (1978), then wonder no more - "Anna and the Apocalypse" is here. (I actually don't need to describe the film… Continue reading Anna and the Apocalypse (2017) ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

The Mothertown (2014) ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

Low budget blood and guts in the potteries - alreet duck A super fun, extremely low-to-no budget zombie film set in Stoke-on-Trent by local film maker John Williams. Something got into the water and has infected the populous, survivors run for cover (or to the nearest pub too) to escape the flesh-eating hordes of Staffordshire… Continue reading The Mothertown (2014) ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

Stalled (2013) ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

Rest (in peace) room zombies Directed by Christian James and with a runtime of 84 minutes, this 2013 British zombie comedy horror film mostly takes place in the stall of a women's toilet cubicle - hence the name "Stalled". It is fair to say that this is toilet humour as it is written by and… Continue reading Stalled (2013) ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

What We Do in the Shadows (2014) ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

"We drink virgin blood because it sounds cool." Released in 2014, this comedy horror film is fly-on-the-wall mockumentary following the exploits of 4 modern day vampires living together as flatmates in the New Zealand town of Wellington. It was released fairly 'under the radar' but went on to receive lots of world-wide praise for how… Continue reading What We Do in the Shadows (2014) ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

Return of the Living Dead III (1993) ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

"The pain... The pain keeps the hunger away..." You know the score by now; military grade chemical has the ability to animate corpses who become brain-hungry zombies, chaos, panic, fighting, blood, guts, gore....welcome to the 2nd sequel to the successful "Return of the Living Dead" (1985), it's not really like what I have just described… Continue reading Return of the Living Dead III (1993) ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

Return of the Living Dead: Part II (1988) ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

"I feel like we've been here before. You... Me... Them!" In this first sequel to the "Return of the Living Dead" chaos is once again brought to a small populous, thanks to military grade Trioxin gas, which is released to reanimate cadavers into a brain-hungry horde of zombies. Brief description: Kids discover a drum which… Continue reading Return of the Living Dead: Part II (1988) ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

The Return of the Living Dead (1985) ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

Send... more... paramedics! This 1985 B-Movie comedy horror film was born from of a split between George A Romero and John Russo after "Night of the Living Dead" (1968) (read more about that later). Described as a "mordant punk comedy", this zombie film broke a lot of the established rules created in other zombie films.… Continue reading The Return of the Living Dead (1985) ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

Day of the Dead (1985) ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

They are us. The third film in George A. Romero's "Night of the Living Dead" (1968) series is "Day of the Dead". While it is the third film in the original trilogy, fans of Romero will know that he did make more zombie films later in his career. This 1985 film raises the stakes in… Continue reading Day of the Dead (1985) ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

Night of the Living Dead (1968) ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

They're coming to get you, Barbara! Released in 1968, George A. Romero’s “Night of the Living Dead” is the grandfather of all modern zombie films. It might not be the first zombie film to grace the silver screen, that’s an honour reserved for Victor Halperin’s 1932 “White Zombie” which starred Bela Lugosi, but Romero’s classic… Continue reading Night of the Living Dead (1968) ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

Zombieland 2: Double Tap (2019) ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

Welcome back - nothing has really changed. This 2019 sequel is directed by Ruben Fleisher, with Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick being joined in the writing room by Dave Callaham. With a 15 rating this zom-com action adventure film is less horror and more comic book, although expect to find bucket loads of blood and… Continue reading Zombieland 2: Double Tap (2019) ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐