Top 15 zombie movies of all time
There are many Zombie movies which must have given you fear to your soul. Still curiosity to explore this horror world fascinates more and more to watch such movies. Zombies have been part of cinema since 1930s. There are many movies based on this plot which are preferred by audiences. Below mentioned are the top 15 zombie movies of all time.
15. GO GOA GONE
Bollywood’s first ever zombie based movie which does not ended on a horror note instead it was a comedy movie. Three friends moves to Goa for vacations. During a rave party organized by Russian mafia on an island, an experimental drug goes wrong. Infected by drugs, human turns down to zombies. The story revolves around the escape of the three friends from the island. It is a complete madness and a great dose of laughter with a hint of horror in it. Go Goa Gone is also set for a sequel and we believe it will continue the legacy of the series to entertain its viewers.
Cast: Saif Ali Khan, Kunal Khemu, Vir Das, Anand Tiwari, Puja Gupta and others.
14. WORLD WAR Z
World is in danger and former United Nations employee Gerry Lane has to save it from the Zombies. When the world is plagued by an infection that turns human into zombies Ex-UN employee goes on a mission to investigate the disease and find a cure to it. In the due course Gerry visits South Korea and Jerusalem where he finds that zombies are attracted towards noise and feeds only uninfected blood. Then he moves to WHO lab in Cardiff where he finally finds the way to overcome this problem. After millions of deaths finally WHO derives the vaccine.
Cast: Brad Pitt, Mireille Enos, Daniella Kertesz, Fana Mokoena and others.
13. DAY OF THE DEAD
While, the world is ruled by zombies, only a small group of military personnel and scientists survives in an underground bunker. Soon the military person finds that they are used by scientists in experiments. Meanwhile the bunker is attacked by zombies and the race against death starts.
Cast: Lori Cardille, Terry Alexander, Joseph Pilato and others.
12 Cemetery Man
Based on the novel of Tiziano Sclavi it is a story about Francesco Dellamorte, he is the administrator of the local cemetery. He along with his friend Gnaghi witnesses a strange as the dead reanimates on the seventh night after their death. Dellamorte and Gnaghi hunt them as then only they are dead. The story takes a turn when Dellamorte falls in love with a gorgeous widow who came to cemetery on her husband’s funeral.
Cast: Rupert Everett, Francois Hadji-Lazaro, Anna Falchi and others.
11 THE RETURN OF THE LIVING DEAD
A pair of fool employees at a medical warehouse accidentally releases a deadly gas into the air. And, the gas causes the dead to reanimate as zombies. The movie is about the people of the city fighting hard against zombies to stay alive.
Cast: Clu Gulager, James Karen, Don Calfa, Thom Mathews, Beverly Randolph and others.
10 DAWN OF THE DEAD
‘When there’s no more room in hell, the dead will walk the earth’. Movie is about a suburban town where families live peacefully. Overnight, people started to become zombie, Ana a nurse witnesses her husband’s death and reanimation infront of herself. Ana and a group of survivor decide to hide at a local mall. When the food supply ran low they planned to move out in search of a safezone.
Cast: Sarah Polley, Ving Rhames, Jake Weber, Mekhi Phifer, Ty Burrell and others.
09 TRAIN TO BUSAN
The story features a divorced man Seok-Woo who lives in Seoul with his daughter, Soo-an and his mother.Seok-Woo promises his daughter to take her to Busan to meet her mother. Soon an infected woman spreads the virus in the KTX train. While Seok-Woo realize that Korea is under zombies attack, he stands-up to reach Busan in-order to save his daughter.
Cast: Yoo Gong, Su-an Kim, Yu-mi Jung, Dong-seok Ma and others.
A young TV reporter, Angela Vidal and her cameraman Pablo during a shoot of documentary While You Sleep, goes to local firestation. During the shoot firefighters receives a call from a building where a woman is trapped. Angela and Pablo join the force to record the rescue operation. They witness something unusual and soon find that residents of the building are infected with a virulent disease which changes them to bloodthirsty zombies. The movie is about Angela and Pablo’s struggle to stay alive against the zombies.
Cast: Manuela Velasco, Ferran Terraza, Pablo Rosso, David Vert, Jorge – Yamam Serrano and others.
07 ARMY OF DARKNESS
Ash is forcefully transported with his car to 1,300 A.D. Lord Arthur captures him and makes him slave. When he is thrown in pit to fight against monsters, he wins the respect of Arthur’s army by defeating two monsters. Ash’s return is only possible if he uses Necronomicon, but accidentally he awakens the army of darkness while retrieving the book. Ash has to fight against the minion of darkness with his 20th century tactics.
Cast: Bruce Campbell, Embeth Davidtz, Marcus Gilbert, Ian Abercrombie, Richard Grove, Bridget Fonda and others.
A combo of two thrillers ‘Grindhouse’ is showcased as a single full-length movie comprising of two individual films. Directed by two different directors, Filmmakers joined Death Proof and Planet Terror to make Grindhouse. Death proof is a story about a serial killer who kills his victims by car. While, Planet Terror is all about a zombie outbreak in the world. Film also features different characters that struggle to stay alive against the zombie attack.
Cast: Kurt Russell, Zoe Bell, Rosario Dawson, Vanessa Ferlito, Sydney Tamiia Poitier, Tracie, Rose and others.
05 DEAD ALIVE
Green jungles of isolated Skull Island are a habitant of an endangered and vicious Rat Monkey which is also a virus-carrying agent. Lionel Cosgrove a mama’s boy has to face a situation when his mother is bitten by this rare species. Finally, his mother changes into a living dead and spreads it to many. In no time powerful and bloodthirsty zombies are everywhere in Lionel’s house. It is also a big task for Lionel to fight against his mother and survive.
Cast: Timothy Blame, Diana Penalver, Elizabeth Moody, Ian Watkin, Brenda Kendall, Stuart Devenien, Jed Brophy and others.
A complete entertainment dose of adventure, comedy and horror is Zombieland. Mad cow disease the reason that turns everyone into flesh-craving zombies in entire America. Columbus is the lone survivor, courtesy his life-saving and zombie-evading survival tips. He is determined to move to Ohio to check whether his family is still alive. During the course he is joined by Tallahassee, Zombie-hunter and two sisters who also manages to survive. They are also tempted to change plans and move to Pacific Playland amusement park in LA, as rumored it is the only uninfected place left.
Cast: Jesse Eisenberg, Woody Harrelson, Emma Stone, Abigail Breslin and others.
03 NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD
A low budget black and white film shot in late 60’s is story in the countryside of Pennsylvania. Where reanimated dead zombies starts to walk and searches for human flesh to feed. Barbra and Johnny visit their father’s grave in a cemetery where they are attacked by zombies. A nearby abandoned farm house becomes the hide-out for Barbra. While, she is joined by Ben they comes to know that there are 5 other people who are also hiding in the basement. These strangers together attempts to survive but their inability to unite causes a difference and results to their downfall.
Cast: Duane Jones, Judith O’Dea, Karl Hardman, Mrilyn Eastman, Keith Wayne, Judith Ridley, Kyra Schon and others.
02 DAWN OF THE DEAD
A sequel to Night Of The Living Dead it follows the events as four survivors as they take a refuge in a shopping mall. The dead have come back to living people and eat them. While, the situation gets worse the only survival is to barricade themselves in a small room of shopping mall and avoid encounters with zombies. Meanwhile they are low with the supply; biker gang intrudes to further reduce the left supply. The story is all about holding against the zombies, looters, and murderers. Finally an escape in the sky with an uncertain future.
Cast: David Emge, Ken Foree, Scott H. Reiniger, Gaylen Ross, David and others.
01 SHAUN OF THE DEAD
Shaun of the dead is a comedy, horror movie shot in London. 29 year old Shaun, with less ambition in life is surrounded by many problems. Finally, he decides to win back her ex-girlfriend and reconcile his relationship, he stood up and has to face an entire city that has turned into zombies.
Cast: Simon Pegg, Kate Ashfied, Nick Frost, Lucy Davis, Dylan Moran and others.