Tag Archive | zombie comedy

Breathers: A Zombie’s Lament

Breathers (2009) Original Release Date: March 3, 2009 Publisher: Broadway Books Okay, truth time: I had been seeing “Breathers” in the bookstore for a long time before I finally broke down and bought it. The reason I waited so long to buy it: the cover. As you can see, the cover looks like your fairly […]

G.O.R.E. Score: Woke Up Dead

Woke Up Dead (2009) Original Release date: October 2, 2009 Run Time: 84 minutes (compilation of 22 “webisodes”) In the classic 1985 film “The Breakfast Club,” Principal Vernon tried to intimidate one of the students under his Saturday-School jurisdiction by saying to him, among other things, “Don’t mess with the bull, young man. You’ll get […]

G.O.R.E. Score: I Sell the Dead

Original Release Date: January 16, 2009 (USA) Run Time: 85 minutes Lately horror fans have been treated to an influx of decidedly above-average smaller, or “independent,” film releases. Offerings like “Dead Snow,” “Let the Right One In,” and “Pontypool” have shown fans of the genre that, thankfully, there are filmmakers out there that are bucking […]

G.O.R.E. Score: Dead Snow

Original Release Date: June 19, 2009 (U.S.A.) Run time: 90 minutes When a zombie film is called the “darling” of the increasingly-prestigious Sundance Festival, you know you’ve got a movie on your hands that is at least worth a look-see. Fortunately for those who do seek out the movie in question, “Dead Snow,” there should […]

G.O.R.E. Score: Breathers: A Zombie’s Lament

Original Release Date: March 3, 2009 Publisher: Broadway Books  Okay, truth time: I had been seeing “Breathers” in the bookstore for a long time before I finally broke down and bought it a few months back. The reason I waited so long to buy it: the cover. As you can see, the cover looks like […]

G.O.R.E. Score: Dead & Breakfast

Original Release Date: March 2004 Run time: 88 minutes On the DVD cover of “Dead & Breakfast,” Harry Knowles of Ain’t It Cool News said that the movie is “the U.S. answer to ‘Shaun of the Dead.’” After reading that, I was a little concerned: “Shaun of the Dead” is an amazing film, and a […]

G.O.R.E. Score Review: Boy Eats Girl

Original Release Date: September 23, 2005 Run Time: 80 minutes This is the first viewing I’ve ever had of a zombie movie that came out of Ireland, and I must say, I was pleasantly surprised. “Boy Eats Girl” was clearly made in response to the success of 2004’s smash zom-com hit “Shaun of the Dead.” […]