Zombieland (2009)

A cowardly shut-in named Columbus (Jesse Eisenberg) is forced to join up with a seasoned zombie slayer named Tallahassee (Woody Harrelson) in order to survive the zombie apocalypse. As Tallahassee sets out on a mission to find the last… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: October 2, 2009
DVD Release Date: February 2, 2010
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Critic Score: 90% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: Wickedly funny and featuring plenty of gore, Zombieland is proof that the zombie subgenre is far from dead.

Colin Covert
Minneapolis Star Tribune

For rambunctious laughs, you can hardly beat Zombieland, a pedal-to-the-metal mix of ghoul gore, smartmouth humor and filmmaking savvy.

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Ruth McCann
Washington Post

Wildly implausible, slightly scary and plot-lite though Zombieland is, it stands to add a few comic bons mots to popular parlance.

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Candice Frederick
Reel Talk Online

It's an okay DVD rental choice but doesn't go beyond that.

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Michael Phillips
Chicago Tribune

Warts, entrails and all, I had a ball at Zombieland. It's 81 minutes of my kind of stupid.

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Cliff Doerksen
Chicago Reader

Scattershot but sharp, this postapocalyptic road comedy gives Shaun of the Dead a run for its money.

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Lisa Rosman
Us Weekly

With its quick pace and witty writing, it's a nonstop, snarky ride.

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Bruce Diones
New Yorker

Woody Harrelson has a rip-roaring time in this comic splatterfest as a redneck from hell who is out to kill zombies. It's the kind of genre acting that doesn't get much notice, but it's a gleeful rampage of a performance.

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David Jenkins
Time Out

Director Ruben Fleischer has his eyes trained on the comic jugular, and he attains an astronomical laugh count from Rhett Reese and Paul Wernickat's fizzing, pop-savvy script.

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Kristian M. Lin
Fort Worth Weekly

One of the best movies of the year, as well as one of the funniest.

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Flixster Audience Score: 86% Flixster User Reviews
John Manard
I havent laughed like this in a while. I just had a good time w this movie!! It was just a lot of fun!! what a move experience should be.
Samuel Riley
Its nice to see another Zombie/Comedy film after the success of 'Shaun of The Dead'. Featuring a superb cast of Woody Harrelson, Jesse Eisenberg, Emma… More
Carlos Magalh„es
A highly enjoyable and funny zombie road movie that blends ironic comedy and gore fest in a way that will make you laugh out loud in many improbable moments.… More
Stuart Brooks
One of the stand out movies of 2009, funny, violent, zombie filled and most of all original.
Chris Weber
This movie has many things I love: it's a zombie movie, it's a road movie, it's a horror comedy, it's gory, but at the same time, it has… More
Eric Shankle
"Zombieland" is a great movie with a lot of funny scenes. The pacing is perfect and the interactions between the characters will keep you engaged. One… More