Dear Library Patrons, The mission of NYPL is to inspire lifelong learning, advance knowledge, and strengthen our communities. Government support only pays for a portion of our work, so we rely on you to help - from stocking our shelves with amazing books, expanding our e-Book selection, classes, events, or even making free WiFi accessible to all. We are trying to raise $500,000 by December 31: an ambitious goal, but one that will fund incredible learning and reading in our community. Please consider donating to help keep our services free to all New Yorkers in 2015 >>

[]
[]

Shaun of the Dead

(DVD - 2004)
Average Rating: 4 stars out of 5.
Shaun of the Dead
Print
When flesh eating zombies go on the hunt for a bite to eat, it is up to Shaun and his best pal to save their friends and family from becoming the next entree.
Publisher: Universal City, CA : Universal, c2004
Copyright Date: ©2004
ISBN: 141701816X
Branch Call Number: DVD MOVIE S
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (99 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
digital, optical, surround
video file, DVD video, Region 1, rda

Opinion

From the critics


Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment

One of the best comedies ever. The zombie film for people who don't care about zombie films but have a sense of humor. British comedy rules!!

Jan 30, 2014
  • eileen101 rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

Best zombie buddy movie ever.

Jan 18, 2014
  • StarGladiator rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

No doubt, Laurence Olivier, Richard Burton, Peter O'Toole salivated for a part like the lead in this epitome of British theater, the magnificent, the incorrigably fantastic, Shaun of the Dead! The acting superlative (I mean the zombies, that is), the script a smoothly flowing, easily believed reality-based scenario, the cinematography both sublime and sanguine. Not to be missed! (Unless you are busy chasing down live humans for your evening repast, of course!)

Jan 18, 2014
  • jessibird rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

I love silly horror movies. This one is funny and top-notch.

Feb 10, 2013
  • ant83 rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

this movie was awsome one of the best zombie/comadies ive ever seen

Best zombie comedy ever! It made smart and funny jokes, the gore was great, and If you love zombie movies you will love this.

Dec 17, 2012
  • susarrey rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

Awesome zombie/romantic comedy/buddy movie. Some excellent scenes which stand alone as social commentary too.

Dec 17, 2012
  • anthonybencivengo rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

This hilarious and fun rom-zom-dram-com was the British precursor to Zombieland, and is arguably better than Zombieland in many respects. The humans in Zombieland have a better survival rate, though.

Sep 01, 2012
  • briisme rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

Awesome - I'm debating which is better - Shawn of the Dead or Zombieland... Great fun and the ending is SPECTACULAR! LOL

Jun 30, 2012
  • biblioholic rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

A touching coming-of-age story of a young man coming to terms with his relationship with his stepfather, loss, love, and evolving friendship, in troubled times. With no more than the usual amount of impalement, beheading, and video game-themed zombie violence.

View All Comments

Quotes

Add a Quote

Apr 18, 2013
  • jessadam2 rated this: 2.5 stars out of 5.

Still Love this one.......Still Love Kate.

Mar 24, 2011
  • bdls206 rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

Shaun: Look, I don't care what the telly says, all right? We *have* to get out of here. If we don't they'll tear us to pieces, and that is really going to exacerbate things for all of us.

Oct 13, 2010
  • JCLJulieT rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

"You got red on you"

Aug 03, 2010
  • Willowshade rated this: 4.5 stars out of 5.

Shaun:"we could always go out with your friends"
Liz:"what!? a twat and a failed actress!?!"
Shaun:"i did not call Diane a failed actress!"

Jun 18, 2010
  • Willowshade rated this: 4.5 stars out of 5.

Shaun:"Peeeete? Peeete? ...maybe he's not in"
Danny:"oie! PRICK! ...definetly not in"

Notices

Add a Notice

Mar 31, 2011
  • bdls206 rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

Violence: This title contains Violence.

Mar 31, 2011
  • bdls206 rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

Coarse Language: This title contains Coarse Language.

Age

Add Age Suitability

Mar 31, 2011
  • bdls206 rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

bdls206 thinks this title is suitable for 17 years and over

Summary

Add a Summary

Mar 24, 2011
  • bdls206 rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

Shaun doesn't have a very good day, so he decides to turn his life around by getting his ex to take him back, but he times it for right in the middle of what may be a zombie apocalypse... But for him, it's an opportunity to show everyone he knows how useful he is by saving them all. All he has to do is survive... And get his ex back.

Find it at NYPL

  Loading...

Your Cart

Hello! We noticed you have the following items in your cart right now:

If you'd still like to purchase the items you have in your cart, you can do that now.

You'll be able to purchase your eBook after you have checked out your current cart.

Shaun of the Dead
Shaun of the Dead

To continue with your eBook purchase immediately, you can clear your cart by clicking below.

All items will be removed from your cart.


I'd like to keep browsing! I'll decide later.

Explore Further


Browse the Shelf

Subject Headings


Recommendations

  Loading...

Powered by BiblioCommons.
app16 Version Hasselnot Last updated 2014/12/18 17:24