Zombie Grindhouse

My collection of zombie movies for guests to select at the "zombie grindhouse" party. The list is sorted by IMDB rating.
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1.
Dawn of the Dead (1978)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
Following an ever-growing epidemic of zombies that have risen from the dead, two Philadelphia S.W.A.T. team members, a traffic reporter, and his television executive girlfriend seek refuge in a secluded shopping mall. (127 mins.)
 
2.
Shaun of the Dead (2004)
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A man decides to turn his moribund life around by winning back his ex-girlfriend, reconciling his relationship with his mother, and dealing with an entire community that has returned from the dead to eat the living. (99 mins.)
Director: Edgar Wright
 
3.
Night of the Living Dead (1968)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
There is panic throughout the nation as the dead suddenly come back to life. The film follows a group of characters who barricade themselves in an old farmhouse in an attempt the remain safe from these flesh eating monsters. (96 mins.)
 
4.
Zombieland (2009)
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A shy student trying to reach his family in Ohio, a gun-toting tough guy trying to find the last Twinkie, and a pair of sisters trying to get to an amusement park join forces to travel across a zombie-filled America. (88 mins.)
Director: Ruben Fleischer
 
5.
28 Days Later... (2002)
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Four weeks after a mysterious, incurable virus spreads throughout the UK, a handful of survivors try to find sanctuary. (113 mins.)
Director: Danny Boyle
 
6.
[Rec] (2007)
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A television reporter and cameraman follow emergency workers into a dark apartment building and are quickly locked inside with something terrifying. (78 mins.)
 
7.
Dead Alive (1992)
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A young man's mother is bitten by a Sumatran rat-monkey. She gets sick and dies, at which time she comes back to life, killing and eating dogs, nurses, friends, and neighbors. (104 mins.)
Director: Peter Jackson
 
8.
Cemetery Man (1994)
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A cemetery man must kill the dead a second time when they become zombies. (105 mins.)
Director: Michele Soavi
 
9.
Dawn of the Dead (2004)
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A nurse, a policeman, a young married couple, a salesman, and other survivors of a worldwide plague that is producing aggressive, flesh-eating zombies, take refuge in a mega Midwestern shopping mall. (101 mins.)
Director: Zack Snyder
 
10.
Planet Terror (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
After an experimental bio-weapon is released, turning thousands into zombie-like creatures, it's up to a rag-tag group of survivors to stop the infected and those behind its release. (105 mins.)
 
11.
I Walked with a Zombie (1943)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A Canadian nurse is hired to care for the wife of a sugar plantation owner, who has been acting strangely, on a Caribbean island. (69 mins.)
 
12.
28 Weeks Later (2007)
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Six months after the rage virus was inflicted on the population of Great Britain, the US Army helps to secure a small area of London for the survivors to repopulate and start again. But not everything goes to plan. (100 mins.)
 
13.
I Am Legend (2007)
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Years after a plague kills most of humanity and transforms the rest into monsters, the sole survivor in New York City struggles valiantly to find a cure. (101 mins.)
 
14.
Fido (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
In an Earthly world resembling the 1950s, a cloud of space radiation has shrouded the planet, resulting... (93 mins.)
Director: Andrew Currie
 
15.
The Return of the Living Dead (1985)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
When two bumbling employees at a medical supply warehouse accidentally release a deadly gas into the air, the vapors cause the dead to rise again as zombies. (91 mins.)
Director: Dan O'Bannon
 
16.
Day of the Dead (1985)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A small group of military officers and scientists dwell in an underground bunker as the world above is overrun by zombies. (96 mins.)
 
17.
Re-Animator (1985)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A dedicated student at a medical college and his girlfriend become involved in bizarre experiments centering around the re-animation of dead tissue when an odd new student arrives on campus. (104 mins.)
Director: Stuart Gordon
 
18.
The Living Dead at Manchester Morgue (1974)
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A cop chases two hippies suspected of a series of Manson family-like murders; unbeknownst to him, the real culprits are the living dead, brought to life with a thirst for human flesh by chemical pesticides being used by area farmers. (95 mins.)
Director: Jorge Grau
 
19.
Dead Snow (2009)
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A ski vacation turns horrific for a group of medical students, as they find themselves confronted by an unimaginable menace: Nazi zombies. (90 mins.)
Director: Tommy Wirkola
 
20.
The Last Man on Earth (1964)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
When a disease turns all of humanity into the living dead, the last man on earth becomes a reluctant vampire hunter. (86 mins.)
 
21.
Zombie (1979)
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Strangers searching for a young woman's missing father arrive at a tropical island where a doctor desperately searches for the cause and cure of a recent epidemic of the undead. (91 mins.)
Director: Lucio Fulci
 
22.
Night of the Living Dead (1990)
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The unburied dead return to life and seek human victims. (92 mins.)
Director: Tom Savini
 
23.
Night of the Creeps (1986)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Alien brain parasites, entering humans through the mouth, turn their host into a killing zombie. Some teenagers start to fight against them. (88 mins.)
Director: Fred Dekker
 
24.
The Plague of the Zombies (1966)
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Young workers are dying because of a mysterious epidemic in a little village in Cornwall. Doctor Thompson... (91 mins.)
Director: John Gilling
 
25.
Bio-Zombie (1998)
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A group of young shoppers and employees must band together when a zombie outbreak over runs their Hong Kong shopping center in the middle of the shopping day. (94 mins.)
Director: Wilson Yip
 
26.
City of the Living Dead (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
A reporter and a psychic race to close the Gates of Hell after the suicide of a clergyman caused them to open, allowing the dead to rise from the grave. (93 mins.)
Director: Lucio Fulci
 
27.
Land of the Dead (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
The living dead have taken over the world, and the last humans live in a walled city to protect themselves as they come to grips with the situation. (93 mins.)
 
28.
The Omega Man (1971)
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Army doctor Robert Neville struggles to create a cure for the plague that wiped out most of the human race. (98 mins.)
Director: Boris Sagal
 
29.
Resident Evil (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
A special military unit fights a powerful, out-of-control supercomputer and hundreds of scientists who have mutated into flesh-eating creatures after a laboratory accident. (100 mins.)
 
30.
Dance of the Dead (2008)
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On the night of the big High-School Prom, the dead rise to eat the living, and the only people who can stop them are the losers who couldn't get dates to the dance. (87 mins.)
Director: Gregg Bishop
 
31.
Versus (2000)
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There are 666 portals that connect this world to the other side. These are concealed from all human beings. Somewhere in Japan exists the 444th portal.... The forest of resurrection. (119 mins.)
 
32.
Night of the Comet (1984)
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A comet wipes out most of life on Earth, leaving two Valley Girls to fight the evil types who survive. (95 mins.)
Director: Thom Eberhardt
 
33.
Pet Sematary (1989)
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Behind a young family's home in Maine is a terrible secret that holds the power of life after death. When tragedy strikes, the threat of that power soon becomes undeniable. (103 mins.)
Director: Mary Lambert
 
34.
White Zombie (1932)
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A young man turns to a witch doctor to lure the woman he loves away from her fiancé, but instead turns her into a zombie slave. (69 mins.)
Director: Victor Halperin
 
35.
Resident Evil: Extinction (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
Survivors of the Raccoon City catastrophe travel across the Nevada desert, hoping to make it to Alaska. Alice joins the caravan and their fight against the evil Umbrella Corp. (94 mins.)
Director: Russell Mulcahy
 
36.
Diary of the Dead (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
A group of young film students run into real-life zombies while filming a horror movie of their own. (95 mins.)
 
37.
Deadgirl (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
Two high school boys discover an imprisoned woman in an abandoned mental asylum who cannot die. (101 mins.)
 
38.
Wild Zero (1999)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Only legendary Japanese garage rock band Guitar Wolf can stand between a race of aliens from destroying earth with an army of zombies. (98 mins.)
 
39.
Quarantine (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
A television reporter and her cameraman are trapped inside a building quarantined by the CDC, after the outbreak of a mysterious virus which turns humans into bloodthirsty killers. (89 mins.)
 
40.
Idle Hands (1999)
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A teenage slacker's right hand becomes possessed with murderous intent. (92 mins.)
Director: Rodman Flender
 
41.
The Serpent and the Rainbow (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
An anthropologist goes to Haiti after hearing rumors about a drug used by black magic practitioners to turn people into zombies. (98 mins.)
Director: Wes Craven
 
42.
Outpost (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
In war-torn Eastern Europe, a world-weary group of mercenaries discover a long-hidden secret in an abandoned WWII bunker. (90 mins.)
Director: Steve Barker
 
43.
Tombs of the Blind Dead (1972)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
In the 13th century there existed a legion of evil knights known as the Templars, who quested for eternal... (101 mins.)
 
44.
Dead Heat (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
Two cops are brought back to life to chase down supernatural criminals. (86 mins.)
Director: Mark Goldblatt
 
45.
Resident Evil: Afterlife (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
While still out to destroy the evil Umbrella Corporation, Alice joins a group of survivors living in a prison surrounded by the infected who also want to relocate to the mysterious but supposedly unharmed safe haven known only as Arcadia. (97 mins.)
 
46.
Resident Evil: Apocalypse (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
Alice awakes in Raccoon City, only to find it has become infested with zombies and monsters. With the help of Jill Valentine and Carlos Olivera, Alice must find a way out of the city before it is destroyed by a nuclear missile. (94 mins.)
Director: Alexander Witt
 
47.
Plaga zombie: Zona mutante (2001 Video)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
Three survivors of a zombie outbreak (caused by an alien virus) intercepted by the authorities and thrown straight back into the now quarantined town... (101 mins.)
 
48.
Flight of the Living Dead (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  
A fellow scientist accidentally escapes containment aboard a plane during turbulence. After she is gunned down by a security guard... (94 mins.)
Director: Scott Thomas
 
49.
Return of the Living Dead III (1993)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
Having recently witnessed the horrific results of a top secret project to bring the dead back to life, a distraught youth performs the operation on his girlfriend after she's killed in a motorcycle accident. (97 mins.)
Director: Brian Yuzna
 
50.
Quarantine 2: Terminal (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  
A plane is taken over by a mysterious virus. When the plane lands it is placed under quarantine. Now a group of survivors must band together to survive the quarantine. (86 mins.)
Director: John G. Pogue
 
51.
Children Shouldn't Play with Dead Things (1972)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
Six friends dig up a corpse to use in a Satanic ritual to make the dead rise from their graves. (87 mins.)
Director: Benjamin Clark
 
52.
Shock Waves (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
Visitors to a remote island discover that a reclusive Nazi commandant has been breeding a group of Zombie soldiers. (85 mins.)
Director: Ken Wiederhorn
 
53.
Burial Ground: The Nights of Terror (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
A professor opens a crypt and reanimates rotten zombies. The zombies attack a jet-set-group which is celebrating a party in a villa nearby... (85 mins.)
Director: Andrea Bianchi
 
54.
Return of the Living Dead II (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
Curious kids unearth the barrels that helped revive the dead of the first film, which proves the second time's an undead charm. (89 mins.)
Director: Ken Wiederhorn
 
55.
Doom (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  
Space Marines are sent to investigate strange events at a research facility on Mars but find themselves at the mercy of genetically enhanced killing machines. (105 mins.)
 
56.
Invisible Invaders (1959)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.0/10 X  
Aliens, contacting scientist Adam Penner, inform him that they have been on the moon for twenty thousand years... (67 mins.)
Director: Edward L. Cahn
 
57.
Stacy: Attack of the Schoolgirl Zombies (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  
Girls surrounding 17 years old are affected by an illness that make her to be 'Stacies': they feel a strange and momentary happiness until they become zombies. (80 mins.)
 
58.
Evil (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
An evil force is awakened in downtown Athens transforming the unsuspecting citizens into raving zombies. The few survivors will have to fight hard for their lives. To the death. (83 mins.)
Director: Giorgos Nousias
 
59.
Zombie Honeymoon (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  
Zombie Honeymoon is a gore-soaked exploration of how far the boundaries of true love can be pushed without reaching a breaking point. (83 mins.)
Director: David Gebroe
 
60.
Return of the Living Dead: Necropolis (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.2/10 X  
A group of teenagers, in an attempt to rescue their friend from an evil corporation, end up inadvertently releasing a horde of bloodthirsty zombies. (88 mins.)
Director: Ellory Elkayem
 
61.
Zombie Strippers (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.1/10 X  
A zombie epidemic spreads throughout a strip club in Nebraska. (94 mins.)
Director: Jay Lee
 
62.
Day of the Dead (2008 Video)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  
When a small Colorado town is overrun by the flesh hungry dead a small group of survivors try to escape in a last ditch effort to stay alive. (86 mins.)
Director: Steve Miner
 
63.
Virus Undead (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.6/10 X  
An infection transmitted by diseased birds is causing corpses to reanimate in search of human flesh. As the army of the undead grows, a medical student and his friends find themselves surrounded by zombies, with nowhere to run. (95 mins.)
Director: Wolf Wolff, Ohmuthi
 
64.
Zombies! Zombies! Zombies! (2008 Video)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.0/10 X  
A drug experiment gone wrong produces a league of blood-thirsty zombies. It is up to a small band of... (82 mins.)
Director: Jason M. Murphy
 
65.
Return of the Living Dead: Rave to the Grave (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.2/10 X  
A college student creates a drug called "Z" and sells it on campus, inadvertently resurrecting the living dead, who wreak havoc at a Halloween rave. (86 mins.)
Director: Ellory Elkayem
 
66.
Zombie Lake (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.9/10 X  
In a small village, somewhere in France, German soldiers, killed and thrown into the lake by the Resistance during WW II, come back. (90 mins.)
Director: J.A. Laser
 
67.
Survival of the Dead (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.0/10 X  
On an island off the coast of North America, local residents simultaneously fight a zombie epidemic while hoping for a cure to return their un-dead relatives back to their human state. (90 mins.)
 
68.
Infection: The Invasion Begins (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.3/10 X  
A mystery surrounds a small town that was attacked on September 9, 2009. Now sixty years later, the last survivor... (95 mins.)
Director: Howard Wexler
 
69.
Night of the Living Dorks (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
Three not-so-cool school friends decide to try a old voodoo ritual. Later, they die in a car accident, but live on as zombies. But being a zombie has advantages, too... (89 mins.)
Director: Matthias Dinter
 
70.
Mystery Science Theater 3000 (1988 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
Mike and the 'bots sit through The Incredibly Strange Creatures Who Stopped Living and Became Mixed-Up Zombies!!?. Pearl returns a trio of space-brats to their parents. (97 mins.)
Director: Joel Hodgson
 
71.
Retardead (2008 Video)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.0/10 X  
The evil Dr. Stern returns, armed with a lethal intelligence serum that yields horrific results at the Butte County Institute for Special Education. (100 mins.)
Director: Rick Popko, Dan West
 
72.
Zombies Anonymous (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  
Angela has been shot point blank by her boyfriend and lives in a world where the living and dead co-exist... (118 mins.)
Director: Marc Fratto
 
73.
Wicked Little Things (2006)
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Karen, Sarah, and Emma Tunney are all moving to a small town in Pennsylvania where, unknown to them, in 1913, a horrid mine accident trapped dozens of children alive, underground. But there's a problem. They're still alive. (94 mins.)
Director: J.S. Cardone
 
74.
Xombie: Dead on Arrival (2003 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Xombie is an animated series that merges horror and science fiction in a quest for the meaning of unlife. (50 mins.)
 
75.
Undead or Alive: A Zombedy (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  
Elmer Winslow is a soldier on the run from the Union Army, and Luke Budd is a cowboy with a broken heart. When the two misfits rob the corrupt sheriff of an old west town, they have no idea that a plague of zombies is sweeping the country, or that Geronimo's sexy niece may be their only hope of survival. (91 mins.)
 
76.
Doghouse (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
A group of men head to a remote village to help one of their friends get over his divorce; when they get there, though, they discover that all the women have been infected with a virus that makes them man-hating cannibals. (89 mins.)
Director: Jake West
 
77.
Prince of Darkness (1987)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
A research team finds a mysterious cylinder in a deserted church. If opened, it could mean the end of the world. (102 mins.)
Director: John Carpenter
 
78.
Blood Creek (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  
A man and his brother on a mission of revenge become trapped in a harrowing occult experiment dating back to the Third Reich. (90 mins.)
Director: Joel Schumacher
 
79.
Zombie Women of Satan (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.3/10 X  
A travelling group of freaks, headed up by Pervo the Clown, go to a rural farm to take part in a webcast... (85 mins.)
 
80.
Zombie Girl: The Movie (2009 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Emily Hagins is making a zombie movie. It's feature-length, it's bloody, and the zombies don't run. Just like it should be. But there's just one difference between her film and every other zombie movie you've ever seen. Emily is twelve. (89 mins.)
 
81.
Days of Darkness (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.0/10 X  
Humanity makes its last stand as zombies emerge to take over the world in this cinematic tale of gore and chaos. (89 mins.)
Director: Jake Kennedy
 
82.
Aaah! Zombies!! (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
Turning the zombie film on its head, this film is an oddball comedy from the perspective of the brain munching monsters themselves. (90 mins.)
Director: Matthew Kohnen
 
83.
Living Dead Girl (2003 Short Film)
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(9 mins.)
Director: Jon Springer
 
84.
ZMD: Zombies of Mass Destruction (2009)
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Life is wonderful for the people in the quiet, island town of Port Gamble....until a zombie virus outbreak! (89 mins.)
Director: Kevin Hamedani
 
85.
The Crazies (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
About the inhabitants of a small Iowa town suddenly plagued by insanity and then death after a mysterious toxin contaminates their water supply. (101 mins.)
Director: Breck Eisner
 
86.
Dead & Buried (1981)
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A suspense horror film set in a small coastal town where, after a series of gory murders commited by mobs of townspeople against visiting tourists, the corpses begin to come back to life. (94 mins.)
Director: Gary A. Sherman
 
87.
Zombie Town (2007 Video)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.4/10 X  
Local mechanic Jake LaFond's life is suddenly disrupted when mysterious parasites transform the law-abiding... (95 mins.)
Director: Damon Lemay
 
88.
Zombie Apocalypse (2008 Video)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.0/10 X  
Three ordinary university students are caught up in the chaos of a zombie apocalypse and the struggle to survive. (22 mins.)
Director: James Cadden