Day of the Dead
Day of the Dead (2008)

Ving Rhames, Nick Cannon, and Mena Suvari star in director Steve Miner (Friday the 13th Part II, Halloween: H20)'s remake of the apocalyptic gore-fest that originally concluded George A. Romero's zombie trilogy back in 1985. A small… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: April 1, 2008
DVD Release Date: April 8, 2008
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Critic Score: 14% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Nick Schager
Lessons of Darkness

Incompetent in every respect.

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Lucius Gore

It's such a fun zombie movie, I'm amazed it didn't get a full theatrical release.

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Steve "Uncle Creepy" Barton
Dread Central

No matter how you slice it, this one is just plain dead on arrival.

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David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

A chaotic mess of violence and gore...

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Brian Orndorf

It's a pageant of stupidity that hopes gushing wounds and deliberate fanboy-catnip slices of ultraviolent cheese will mask the reality that it's a worthless offering in an increasingly abused genre.

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Walter Chaw
Film Freak Central

The only possible response to the benighted thing is pity.

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Felix Vasquez Jr.
Cinema Crazed

Nowhere near the worst zombie movie I've ever seen, but it will follow in the slew of truly atrocious remakes undeserving of their titles...

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Flixster Audience Score: 22% Flixster User Reviews
Kevin M. Williams
Nick Cannon very nearly saves this government-conspiracy-makes-people-zombies effort all by his lonesome. Nearly. But in the end ... no.
Film Crazy
I quite liked this zombie horror flick! I love zombie movies as a whole and although this isnt the best in storyline and direction it is still verymuch… More
Carlos Magalh„es
Here is what happens when a third-rate director remakes a George Romero zombie film: he subtracts any social-political subtext and throws in cheap scares,… More
Bruce Bruce
This is one of the best Zombie films that I have ever seen. Enjoyable right from the start. And I'm not a Big Nick Cannon fan but in this movie he seems to… More
Alex roy
The remake of Day of the Dead is one of those films that just don't cut it. This is a poorly constructed film that is a mess from start to finish. Helmed… More
xGary Xx
A collection of survivors and military personnel try to escape from an outbreak of a deadly virus in a small town that turns the inhabitants into flesh eating… More