Dawn of the Dead (2004)


Director: Zack Snyder. Universal/Strike/New Amsterdam/Metropolitan/Toho-Towa et al (18)


4stars-Very good lots to enjoy 1



Cast & credits

Producers: Marc Abraham, Eric Newman, Richard P. Rubinstein.
Writer: James Gunn.
Camera: Matthew F. Leonetti.
Music: Tyler Bates.
Sets: Andrew Nestoromny.

Sarah Polley, Ving Rhames, Jake Weber, Mekhi Phifer, Ty Burrell, Kevin Zegers, Michael Barry, Lindy Booth, Jayne Eastwood, Boyd Banks, Inna Korobkina, R.D. Reid, Kim Poirier, Matt Frewer, Scott H. Reiniger, Tom Savini, Ken Foree.


Nurse Ana (Polley), after a gruelling shift due to a series of sudden and inexplicable attacks in which humans start biting other people, settles down to a relaxing weekend. The peace is disturbed when her husband is fatally bitten by their neighbour’s child. When he returns from the dead and tries to kill Ana, she narrowly escapes to join cop Rhames and a small group of people running from the seemingly crazed and murderous population of their Mid-Western town. They hide out in an abandoned mega-mall to decide on their next steps: fight or flight.

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