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Land of the Dead (2005)

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.

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Now that zombies have taken over the world, the living have built a walled-in city to keep the dead out. But all's not well where it's most safe, as a revolution plans to overthrow the city leadership, and the zombies are turning into more advanced creatures. Written by Anonymous

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The dead shall inherit the Earth. See more »


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Rated R for pervasive strong violence and gore, language, brief sexuality and some drug use | See all certifications »

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24 June 2005 (USA)  »

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Dead Reckoning  »

Box Office

Budget:

$15,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$10,221,705 (USA) (24 June 2005)

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$20,433,940 (USA) (29 July 2005)
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2.35 : 1
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Trivia

George A. Romero: his voice can be heard as one of the puppets in the children's show, saying, "Take that, you smelly zombie." See more »

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Towards the end of the movie Big Daddy gets shot many times in the body inflicting large bullet holes, including his upper right chest area. At the end, when he turns to look at Riley and the others, the bullet holes are not there. See more »

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Slack: [referring to Charlie] He thinks he's taking care of you.
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Riley: Fair trade.
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The old mid-1930s Universal Pictures logo begins the film. See more »

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Romero's latest Zombie flick is a winner
20 January 2007 | by (England) – See all my reviews

Zombies have taken over the world in Land of the Dead, the remaining survivors live within a walled city to keep the dead out. A revolution is brewing in a plan to overthrow the city. but outside the walls the zombies are developing their intelligence.

The plot kind of sounds a bit lame, but it really does work well and this is a zombie flick that can be taken quite seriously. Romero has again created something great on a tight budget, and he has done well to make it look good, with some great make up effects. The cast are all pretty good, there are some good characters and the dialogue is effective.

Overall Land of the Dead delivers all out zombie action that's great for fans of the genre, good work George.

8/10


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