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World War Z

Summary: United Nations employee Gerry Lane traverses the world in a race against time to stop the Zombie pandemic that is toppling armies and governments, and threatening to decimate humanity itself.

Year: 2013

Australian Cinema Release Date: 20th June, 2013

Australian DVD Release Date: TBA

Country: USA, Malta

Director: Marc Forster

Screenwriter: Matthew Michael Carnahan, Drew Goddard, Damon Lindelof, J. Michael Stracynski, Max Brooks (novel)

Cast: Peter Basham (Harrison), Kingsley Ben-Adir (Officer Hawkins), Ludi Boeken (Jurgen Warmbrunn), Ian James Cameron (Cpl. Butler), James Badge Dale (Captain Speke), Gio Dangadze (Tyler), Arin Devlin (Kemi), Philippee Durand (Henri), Mireille Enos (Karin Lane), Elyes Gabel (Andrew Fassbach), Fabrizio Zacharee Guido (Tomas), Abigail Hargrove (Rachel Lane), Mustafa Harris (Lincoln), Michael Huisman (Ellis), Sterling Jerins (Constance Lane), Oleg Kalninsh (Alexey), Danielle Kertesz (Segen), Eric Michels (Staff Sargaent James), Alastair Thomson Mills (Wiles), Fana Mokoena (Thierry Umutoni), Daniel Newman (Mick Jones), Cristin Nicolae (Sean), Brad Pitt (Gerry Lane), Basher Savage (Vityok), Katrina Vasilieva (Valentina), Eric West (Jason)

Runtime: 116 mins

Classification:M

SUBCULTURE MEDIA/THE GOOD THE BAD THE UGLY FILM SHOW REVIEWS/RATINGS OF ‘WORLD WAR Z’:

David Griffiths: Stars(4)

Please check Dave’s review of ‘World War Z’ that is available on The Helium Entertainment Channel

Greg King: Stars(3)

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Nick Gardener: Stars(4)

Please check Nick’s review of ‘World War Z’ that is available on the Built For Speed website

Average Subculture Rating (out of 5): Stars(3.5)

IMDB Rating:  World War Z (2013) on IMDb

Other Subculture Media Reviews of ‘World War Z′: Please check episode #37 of The Good The Bad The Ugly Film Show for more reviews of ‘World War Z’.

Trailer:

World War Z

Paramount Pictures has teamed up with Grammy Award-winning British band Muse to feature the band’s music in the new film “WORLD WAR Z.”  The tracks are from Muse’s latest album The 2nd Law.  Following the film’s world premiere in London’s Leicester Square on Sunday, June 2, Muse will perform live from Horse Guards Parade Ground, St. James’s Park.  Tickets for the live performance will be available Tuesday, May 28 at 9:00 a.m. BST.  For more information and for tickets, please visit http://www.worldwarz.co.uk/MUSE

“WORLD WAR Z” revolves around an ex-United Nations investigator Gerry Lane (Brad Pitt), who traverses the world in a race against time to stop a pandemic that is toppling armies and governments and threatening to decimate humanity itself.  Starring Brad Pitt, Mireille Enos and James Badge Dale.

Since forming in 1994, Muse has released six studio albums selling upwards of 15 million albums worldwide. The band earned its highest-ever debut on the Billboard Top 200 Albums chart when “The 2nd Law” bowed at No. 2 a week after its October 2 release. Madness, the first single from the album, was No. 1 on the Billboard Alternative Chart for 19 weeks, breaking the previous record set in 2007. The “2nd Law” and “Madness” received two Grammy Nominations this year. The group’s last album, The Resistance, reached No. 1 in 19 countries around the world, and they have won numerous awards including a Best Rock Album Grammy Award and an American Music Award for The Resistance.

“WORLD WAR Z” is directed by Marc Forster from a screenplay by Matthew Michael Carnahan and Drew Goddard & Damon Lindelof, and screen story by Matthew Michael Carnahan and J. Michael Straczynski.  Based on the novel by Max Brooks. Produced by Brad Pitt, Dede Gardner, Jeremy Kleiner and Ian Bryce.

 

“WORLD WAR Z” is in Australian theaters June 20, 2013.