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The whole "zombie thing" has been hyped up so much that everyone thinks it's the end of the world! Of course, where one man sees the dead rising from the grave, another sees opportunity. Q ... See full summary »

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Q
Huggy Leaver ...
Tony
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Crazy Steve
Cassandra Orhan ...
Cassie
Frank Rizzo ...
Pat
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Muscles
Jennie Lathan ...
Grandma
Simon Mathews ...
Danny
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Gurpreet Bedi ...
Zombie
Dean Boor ...
Zombie
Lee Hardy ...
Zombie
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Chris Manning-Perry ...
Front Line TV Reporter
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Armed police officer
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Matt
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The whole "zombie thing" has been hyped up so much that everyone thinks it's the end of the world! Of course, where one man sees the dead rising from the grave, another sees opportunity. Q had a plan: drive the robbery getaway van, deliver everyone to the safe house and get paid - a nice, simple, plan. Unfortunately, life is never really that simple, and to top it all off, this is the first time Q has been a getaway driver. He's coping pretty well though, considering; TONY (the guy who is 'in charge' of the job) is a murderous nut case, DANNY was shot and is now bleeding all over the money in the back of the van, the Sat-Nav has a mind of its own, there's a guy in the back living up to his name "CRAZY STEVE", the safe-house already has police at it, and this whole "zombie thing" seems to be quickly becoming more of a "zombie apocalypse thing". Luckily, TONY knows of another Safe House on the coast. Not so luckily, DANNY dies of natural-ish causes and then rises from the grave. Q and ... Written by Matt Mitchell

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zombie | gun | gangster

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They owned the streets... until now!

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Comedy | Horror

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11 December 2012 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Gangsters, Armas & Zombies  »

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£1,200 (estimated)
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At 1:10 into the film. When Q and Cassie are leaning on the car talking, you can see the reflection of a crew member on the car window filming the scene. See more »

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Tony: Whoa, whoa, easy Grandma easy. Didn't mean to scare you.
Grandma: Oh really, 'fuckface'? Do I look scared to you?
Tony: Calm down. It's not the 1st time I've had a gun pointed at me.
Grandma: Oh, maybe so, but it could be the last time anyone shoots your balls off! Ha ha, now that's better. Now you 'Bald Ass'!
[points gun at Muscles]
Grandma: and you 'Fat Ass'
[points gun at Pat]
Grandma: and you 'Black Ass'
[points gun at Q]
Grandma: get back in your shit mobile and piss off! Go rob a post office or something!
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Fake blood, sweat and tears...
22 April 2013 | by (Denmark) – See all my reviews

Alright, well first of all forget all about the DVD cover, because it is putting it on thickly, selling a product that is quite far from what you see on the DVD cover. That being said, then don't get me wrong, because this is not an all together bad movie. Sure there are far better zombie movies available, but there are also far worse zombie movies available.

So why doesn't "Gangsters, Guns & Zombies" stand out in the zombie genre? Well, simply put, because it delivers nothing and once the movie is finished you shrug your shoulders and think 'what was the purpose of this movie?' For a zombie movie, then there wasn't much gore or rot in the movie. It was initially a clone of "28 Days Later", just in a scaled-down version. And the zombies were fast, agile runners with some very red blood splattered on their faces. And given the total lack of rot and decay, I can only assume that this movie is taking place early on in an apocalyptic dead rising in England.

The acting in the movie was adequate, but I can't really say that there was anything outstanding or memorable here. Which just added fuel to the mediocrity of the movie.

As a huge fan of all things zombie, I buy just about anything I come across that involve the shambling, rotting dead, and truth be told, then my collection holds a great many numbers of movies that have been watched once and will most likely never be watched again, as they failed to impress. And I must admit that "Gangsters, Guns & Zombies" is going to fall into that group. It just didn't impress in any way. (Perhaps maybe aside from the cheap price on the Amazon market place.)

The DVD cover blatantly brandished "zombie lovers are in for a bloody treat!" - yeah, alright. I wonder what movie that reviewer was watching, because it couldn't rightfully be "Gangsters, Guns & Zombies". For hardcore fans of the zombie genre, "Gangsters, Guns & Zombies" is worth watching once, and that is about it for this movie - sadly.


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