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Wasting Away (2007)

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Turning the zombie film on its head, this film is an oddball comedy from the perspective of the brain munching monsters themselves.

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Turning the zombie film on its head, this film is an oddball comedy from the perspective of the brain munching monsters themselves.

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A new perspective on the zombie movie. See more »

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Comedy | Horror

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1 January 2013 (Netherlands)  »

Also Known As:

Aaah! Zombies!!  »

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$1,000,000 (estimated)
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Also released under the title "Aaah! Zombies!!". See more »

Quotes

Tim: I got it. What do zombies look most like?
Vanessa: Keith Richards.
Tim: No, corpses. We look like corpses.
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Connections

References Night of the Living Dead (1968) See more »

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Largo al Factotum
Written by Gioachino Rossini
Performed by The Newton Brothers
Vocals by Dan O'Callahan
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Wow!
23 October 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

All I can say is, wow. Caught this after wading through a slew of basic slasher/spooky ghost stuff at Screamfest, films basically like any of 20 others that I have in my personal collection. Didn't have much expectation going in to this, since there hasn't been a 'new' zombie movie in a while. 'Diary of the Dead' was cool, but Romero basically falls back on the same old stuff, nothing new there. It took me a bit in the beginning to warm to this film, since I came in looking for straight horror, and it's not really horror, it's a comedy, that has horror roots. Guess that's why they took it in Screamfest. That, and it's a damn good film. And there were some slow moments where I wanted they to get past the 'feelings' and get onto the action/comedy. But when I let them work on me, they were great, and I laughed even during the 'slow' stuff. Basically, it's just freakin' funny, and a totally different thing. Glad I saw it, it's the kind of thing that might be too unique and cool for the Studios. Their loss...


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