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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 18
Cast
Christopher Eccleston
Brendon Gleeson
Cillian Murphy
Naomie Harris
Directors
Danny Boyle
Screenwriters
Alex Garland
Running Time
113 minutes

28 Days Later
Danny Boyle's Romero-inspired end of the world horror.


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Plot
Animal rights activists release a chimp infected with a virulent genetically engineered plague. Twenty-eight days later, a comatose courier wakes in a London hospital and discovers the city abandoned but for vicious bands of 'the infected'...


Verdict
The best purely British horror/science-fiction film in decades. And the first great apocalypse movie of the new millennium.


Reviewed by Kim Newman

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