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I Love Sarah Jane (2008)

Not Rated | | Short, Horror, Romance | January 2008 (USA)
Jimbo is 13 and can think of only one girl -- Sarah Jane. And no matter what stands in his way-bullies, violence, chaos, or zombies-nothing will stop him from finding a way into her world.

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Spencer Susser
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In a post-apocalyptic world filled with zombies and no adults, a teenager tries to win over the girl of his dreams.

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Cast

Cast overview:
Brad Ashby Brad Ashby ... Jimbo
Mia Wasikowska ... Sarah Jane
Vladimir Matovic Vladimir Matovic ... Joey
Beau South Beau South ... Rory
Peter Yacoub Peter Yacoub ... Gram
Richard Mueck Richard Mueck ... Zombie
Anton Enus Anton Enus ... Newsreader
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Storyline

Jimbo is thirteen and he has a crush on Sarah Jane, the girl of his dreams. She still doesn't want to hear of him. But Jimbo is persistent. He will make Sarah Jane fall for him, no matter how long it must take. And what does he care if he lives in a post-apocalyptic environment? If all the adults are dead? If the place is infested with zombies? Jimbo loves Sarah Jane. That's that. Written by Guy Bellinger

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Taglines:

First Love Never Dies.

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Short | Horror | Romance

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Not Rated | See all certifications »

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Country:

Australia

Language:

English

Release Date:

January 2008 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Agapo tin Sara Jein See more »

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2.35 : 1
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Remade as I Love Sarah Jane See more »

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Like A Lollipop In A Candy Store
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Nice Zombie Short
2 June 2010 | by Michael_ElliottSee all my reviews

I Love Sarah Jane (2008)

** 1/2 (out of 4)

Nice short film from Australia about a small group of kids living in a post apocalyptic world where one of them wants to be with the lovely Sarah Jane. While his buddies stay outside torturing a zombie, he'd much rather be inside with her. There's not too much to this short but for what it is it remains mildly entertaining from start to finish. I liked the idea of having a group of kids being the last people on Earth and I think the film benefits from having a rather fun way of them picking on a zombie like we'd normally just see them picking on a dorky kid. The zombie is tied up and can't defend itself so we see them slapping him around and even taking a weed eater to its face. The movie is well directed and the kid performances aren't too bad. We get some mild gore for horror fans as well as a nasty kill.


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