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28 Days Later

(DVD - 2003 )
Average Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5.
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An infirmary patient wakes up from a coma to an empty room ... in a vacant hospital ... in a deserted city. A powerful virus, which locks victims into a permanent state of murderous rage, has transformed the world around him into a seemingly desolate wasteland. Now a handful of survivors must fight to stay alive, unaware that the worst is yet to come.
Statement of Responsibility: Fox Searchlight Pictures presents ; in association with DNA Films, and the Film Council ; directed by Danny Boyle ; produced by Andrew MacDonald ; written by Alex Garland
Title: 28 days later
[videorecording]
Publisher: [United States] : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2003]
Edition: Widescreen special ed
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (113 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Notes: Special features: director Danny Boyle's audio commentary; deleted scenes with optional commentary; "Pure rage: the making-of '28 days later'; 3 killer alternate endings; galleries, marketing (music video), trailers, story boards
Credits: Director of photography, Anthony Dod Mantle ; editor, Chris Gill ; music, John Murphy ; costume designer, Rachael Fleming ; production designer, Mark Tildesley.
Performers: Cillian Murphy, Naomie Harris, Christopher Eccleston, Megan Burns, Brendan Gleeson.
Summary: An infirmary patient wakes up from a coma to an empty room ... in a vacant hospital ... in a deserted city. A powerful virus, which locks victims into a permanent state of murderous rage, has transformed the world around him into a seemingly desolate wasteland. Now a handful of survivors must fight to stay alive, unaware that the worst is yet to come.
Audience: MPAA rating R for strong violence and gore, language and nudity
System Details: DVD, NTSC, region 1 encoding, Dolby digital; aspect ratio: 1.85:1
Other Language: Closed-captioned; sound tracks in English, French or Spanish; optional subtitles in English and Spanish
Subject Headings: Viruses Drama Survivalism Drama Anger Drama
Genre/Form: Feature films
Fiction films
Horror films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Horror films
Topical Term: Viruses
Survivalism
Anger
Alternate Title: Twenty-eight days later
Publisher No: 2008817
Branch Call Number: DVD MOVIE T
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Jul 19, 2014
  • jazeebelle rated this: 4.5 stars out of 5.

I consider this to be the zombie version in the horror trilogy that if it really did happen, this is probably a more realistic view of how it would go down. The other two i relate it to in that fashion are Day Breakers to vampires (and idk about the twilight series so if there is one called day breakers, that isn't it. i'm talking about the one with Ethan Hawke and Willem DaFoe) and Attack the block to aliens. All three are great movies and would make an awesome triple feature. Not insulting intelligence and actual good stories.

Jun 29, 2014
  • Vrouk rated this: 3.5 stars out of 5.

I hate zombies movies, but I did like this one. Intelligent, thoughtful, and well acted; not your typical zombie movie. And I liked the fact that the infected turn right away, instead of waiting and waiting. It's not great, but it's definitely worth a watch if you like good movies. Though, the nudity was a bit gratuitous and unnecessary.

Dec 29, 2013
  • lasertravis rated this: 4.5 stars out of 5.

Great and groundbreaking "infected" zombie movie. Starts off slow but sets the scene in a very unique way and then explodes with a violence of action and pace that I hadn't seen in a zombie movie prior to. Very good performances by a very good cast as well. The movie is shot with stylish perfection as well.

Feb 19, 2013
  • veganboy rated this: 4.5 stars out of 5.

I'm not necessarily a fan of horror, but how this movie has the "feel" of any great post-apocalyptic film makes me wish that I could see it again "for the first time".
Likely my fave "horror" movie.

Feb 09, 2013
  • tj_is_cool rated this: 2 stars out of 5.

Not as well made as 28 weeks later. But the plot in 28 days is more coherent than 28 weeks.

Jun 20, 2012
  • Mocha6ft3 rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

Being a huge horror fan i liked this movie. My friend who watched it with me was scared and kept holding on to my shirt. She's the type of person that loves to talk back to the screen and tell the characters what to do while watching it on my HOMETHEATER! The look of the zombies was good. But even better was they were able to run!!! YES!!! We both liked the story and the characters. For me, one of my favorite part of the film was a quiet scene where the lead actor i believe was in a church. While looking down from the balcony he says "hello" and a zombie freezes and looks up at him. That's when my friend grab my shirt and wouldn't let go. I also enjoyed the beginning where the characters were breaking into the lab to free the monkeys. The scene had a very serious look to it. There are some good sound effects and good bloody visual in this movie. It's part of my horror collection. Just for scaring my friend i give this movie 5 stars!!! Good story,good visual effects,good sound, and it scared my friend. Both cheddar&butter popcorn.

i thought it is about rehab

Feb 06, 2012
  • Quimeras rated this: 3.5 stars out of 5.

This film incorporates some good attacking-zombies action scenes. The movie, I believe, is also realistic in its representation of the mayhem that would follow a catastrophic event.

Nov 30, 2010
  • KatieKnight rated this: 3.5 stars out of 5.

This movie totally reinvented the zombie genre.

Jan 18, 2010
  • bigcajunman rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

I thought this movie didn't really scare me that much, but it had residuel effects, and I think it was very well made. A lower budget sci-fi horror, Zombie thriller, enjoyable and scarey.

DVD had lots of interesting side bits in it as well.

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Nov 08, 2007
  • bibliobub rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

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Nov 08, 2007
  • bibliobub rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

Virus released in London that promotes blood-thursty rage. Evacuation, panic, death, survival ensues.

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Nov 08, 2007
  • bibliobub rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

Violence: blood and gore

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“It’s fun to be a vampire. You sleep all day and party all night.”

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Sep 19, 2011
  • bdls206 rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

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