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Warm Bodies - 4/2/2013 12:22:45 AM   
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- 4/2/2013 12:22:45 AM   


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Hmmm... You would think that Hoult playing a brainless, expressionless zombie would suit him down to a tee. Alas, NO! This is just as tedious you expect it to be and not even the excellent Malkovich can save this from being utter talentless tripe!

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RE: - 6/2/2013 1:04:32 PM   


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Yeah the little puke from skins is well cast as playing a brain-dead emotionless corpse.

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Rather Dull - 9/2/2013 4:50:00 AM   

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If this was supposed to be a comedy, it's not funny. If it's supposed to be a horror it's not scary. If it's supposed to be a romantic drama, then it's simply dull. There are some decent performances, but in the end, this is Romeo and Juliet with zombies and doesn't work on any level.

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A waste of a good idea - 10/2/2013 11:22:15 PM   


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Agreed. It's billed as a zom-rom-com... he's barely a zombie to begin with (and she doesn't even seem that disturbed by him), the romance is forced and it barely raised a titter. Very disappointed.

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Ignore the one star reviews, this movie is excellent - 12/2/2013 10:29:30 PM   
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Warm Bodies is a smart, funny and touching film about a zombie named R who saves Julie from a zombie attack. It has great performances, a brilliant script and intelligent directing.

Check out my site to read a full critique of the movie.

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- 19/2/2013 9:07:16 AM   


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Nothing like any other Zombie movie I have watched before. Captivating from the very first scene to the last. Definitely worth watching!

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The Talking Dead... - 29/6/2013 11:16:18 AM   

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Overall, I found it to be rather sweet and slightly fascinating, but the purist in me couldn't detach from the fact that the zombies here may look in keeping with the Romero-school, but they don't follow any of the same rules. A valiant effort, and still a better zombie film than World War Z.


More reviews and rambling like that ^^^ at: >>> <<<

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"The dead don't dream." - 10/10/2013 12:13:59 PM   


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At times uncomfortably awkward, Warm Bodies is an often amusing, always "warm-hearted" love story which reworks the zombie formula in new and interesting ways. There is fun to be had here... just not as much as you'd hope.

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