The Sony Ericsson Empire Awards 2008

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Best Horror
28 Weeks Later

Juan Carlos Fresnadillo (left) with his Best Horror award for 28 Weeks Later

The Acceptance Speech
Juan Carlos Fresnadillo
"Good evening. It's a great honour for us to receive this award tonight. I want to thank Empire and its readers and also I would like to thank Mr Danny Boyle for his inspiration, he trusted me to make this movie so I'm happy for that. I would like to thank as well, the producers of this movie, Andrew McDonald, Enrique Lopez Lavigne, Allon Reich and Alex Garland for making this journey possible, Thank you very much."

What Empire Said
"Bigger action, more amazing deserted (and devastated) London sequences and biting contemporary relevance, if a touch less heart than the original." Read more...

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30 Days Of Night
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Death Proof
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