28 Weeks Later...
28 Weeks Later... (2007)

The devastating rage virus that annihilated the British Isles mysteriously resurfaces in Goya Award-winning director Juan Carlos Fresnadillo's sequel to the Danny Boyle-directed horror hit that terrified audiences worldwide by offering… More

Rated: R
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Release Date: October 9, 2007
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71%
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User Score
67%



Critic Score: 71% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: While 28 Weeks Later lacks the humanism that made 28 Days Later a classic, it's made up with fantastic atmosphere and punchy direction.

Lou Lumenick
New York Post

It's an exciting, well-directed thriller that, while providing more than enough action and gore to satisfy genre fans, also offers the political commentary that has characterized zombie movies.

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Scott Tobias
AV Club

Under Fresnadillo's assured direction, 28 Weeks Later blurs the line between genre entertainment and a photojournalist's shots of the next urban catastrophe.

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Jeff Meyers
Metro Times (Detroit, MI)

With its expertly paced thrills, unrelenting terror and apocalyptic despair, 28 Weeks Later ain't a bad roller coaster to ride.

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Rex Reed
New York Observer

There isn't much acting here, but there is entirely too much vomiting, and the prose turns laughably purple, too.

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Tom Charity
CNN.com

Combines traditional B-movie virtues -- economy, invention, sinewy narrative spine -- with the eerily resonant spectacle of a 21st-century metropolis stripped of its citizenry.

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Charles Cassady
Common Sense Media

Apocalyptic zombie sequel isn't for the squeamish.

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Richard Roeper
Ebert & Roeper

Even though I knew the scares were coming, I jumped out of my seat a few times.

Jeffrey Lyles
Lyles' Movie Files

Isn't the same thinking man's zombie film as its predecessor, but it ramps up the action and will leave you on edge enough that you'll be searching for a nightlight before going to sleep.

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Jay Antani
Cinema Writer

deft and stylish

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Flixster Audience Score: 67% Flixster User Reviews
JY Skacto
A sequel that turns out better than the original. This is one of the better zombie films along with Night of the Living Dead and Dawn of the Dead.Not… More
Phil Hubbs
I liked this one, its really haunting, eerie and a little scary as its filmed with pace, handheld cams and a gritty look. All this makes the whole thing feel… More
Directors Cat
[img]http://images.rottentomatoes.com/images/user/icons/icon14.gif[/img] There's an unofficial rule living in the horror genre which is that every… More
Samuel Riley
It is sadly not as good as 28 Days Later, however, it does stand out in certain areas. Its as intense, possibly darker and is more horrific. However, there is… More
Everett Johnson
I know a lot of people that think this is inferior to the first film based on the "atmosphere" of the first movie. But, I actually like this one… More
xGary Xx
An American led NATO force is sent in to supervise the re-population of Britain when a new outbreak occurs and the military loses control of the situation. A… More

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