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    ’28 Days Later’: A daring example in the zombie genre

    There is an absolute basic terror to be found in Danny Boyle’s kinetic, vivid take on zombie films. Upon first viewing, 28 Days Later is one of the most viciously terrifying films made. It’s only on multiple viewings do you begin to see how amazing Boyle was in creating a world inhabited by monsters but made even scarier by the humans still left. More

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    ’28 Days Later’: A Decade Later

    Surely, I’d seen Shallow Grave in 1994, and greeted it with a very negative reaction, but it wasn’t until 2003 where I was truly introduced to Danny Boyle. I fondly recall going to the movies and being subjected to a teaser trailer to Boyle’s 28 Days Later. The trailer, like the film, was frantic and […] More

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    The 2000’s: A Vital Decade in Horror Cinema

    Many film websites published “decade’s best horror films” lists in late 2009/early 2010. While these lists collectively provided a rough snapshot of the genre’s ups and downs during that time, with more time to reflect, it becomes increasingly clear what an important period the 2000’s were for the horror genre on a global scale. Not […] More

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    Walking Dead Podcast, #15: Inspirations: 28 Days Later

    While we wait patiently for The Walking Dead to return to AMC with the back half of its second season, we’ll be taking a look at some of the previous zombie works that have influenced the series in one significant way or another. This week: Danny Boyle’s not-quite-a-zombie-flick epidemic chiller 28 Days Later, with special […] More

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    Info-graphic: Zombie Brains & Surviving The Apocalypse

      Just when you thought the zombie crazy would die down, AMC gave the world a new reason to keep it alive and going strong with The Walking Dead series.We’ve watched some of our favorite characters from our favourite zombie films (Shaun of The Dead, Dawn of the Dead, 28 Days Later, Zombieland etc) survive […] More

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    Video of the Day: 15 Years of Fox Searchlight

    Established in 1994, Fox Searchlight has released many memorable films that have stuck with movie goers for over the past 15 years. Specializing in independent and British films, along with dabbling in horror, dramedies, and a few foreign films, Fox Searchlight has brought us some of the most personable characters and inspiring moments in cinematic […] More

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    Danny Boyle Directing the Next 28 Days Later Sequel

    Dread Central has recently reported that director Danny Boyle, is planning to return to direct the third installment in the 28 Days Later franchise. According to what Danny Boyle has said in the past, 28 Months Later isn’t the official title for the film, but it is supposedly planned to take place in Russia. Dread […] More

  • The Best Films of the Decade: 2000 – 2009 Part 6 (Revised)

    90- Happy-Go-Lucky (2008) Directed by Mike Leigh Genre: Comedy / Drama In a shift away from his usual exploration of the dark and dreary, director Mike Leigh takes a lighter look at life with Happy-Go-Lucky. Sally Hawkins is a comic revelation as the lead character Poppy, delivering a nervy, utterly captivating tour de force performance. […] More

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