The zombies are coming. This is a fact. We don’t mean, you know, that the zombie apocalypse is coming and the dead will rise from their graves to eat our braaaaaaiiinnnnns or anything. It just means we are showing Dead Set from October 25-29 every night at midnight. Then we will be showing the entire series all day on Halloween.
To celebrate the coming of the re-animated dead, we are listing our ten favorite zombie movies. Some are funny, some are scary, all of them have zombies. Did we miss your favorite? Tell us in the comments.
Woody Harrelson’s mom always said he would be good at something. It’s killing zombies. Zombieland:
In Shaun of the Dead they take a pragmatic approach to the zombie apocalypse by heading to the local pub:
The best zombie Nazi film you may ever see is Dead Snow:
Robert Rodriguez’s over-the-top Planet Terror is an entertaining ride with impressive use of a machine gun leg:
While not technically zombies, the virus-addled walking dead in 28 Days Later are close enough for us:
George Romero’s Night of the Living Dead is zombie enough for anyone:
Peter Jackson’s Dead Alive makes you want to mow the lawn:
No zombie movie list would be complete without George Romero’s sequel Dawn of the Dead:
Although some may prefer Rombero’s ex-partner Dan O’Bannon’s vision in Return of the Living Dead:
And, of course, Dead Set: