Doesn't the title of the list explain it well enough? This is a list of hight quality "short" films. Easy…
This place is so dead
Columbus (Jesse Eisenberg) has made a habit of running from what scares him. Tallahassee (Woody Harrelson) doesn't have fears. If he did, he'd kick their ever-living ass. In a world overrun by zombies, these two are perfectly evolved survivors. But now, they're about to stare down the most terrifying prospect of all: each other.
This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.
That Facebook guy.
That Cheers guy.
My biggest moviestar crush ever. (yeah, I mean Mrs. Stone)
Bill fucking Murray.
I am incapable of not liking this film.
i would die for you jesse eisenberg
Not Quite Hoop-Tober: Day 28
Audio commentary mini-series – part 4
There has been a recent resurgence in popularity over the past few years in the horror/comedy subgenre. Whatever the cause, the majority are pure horror films merely with a sense of humor. There might be some laughs, but the meal still tastes like fear. Zombieland is exactly the other way around: it's a broad comedy soup with dashes of zombie dystopia mixed in. There are zombies at the start and end of the movie, but in the middle it's all about the humans.
Of course this doesn't mean either that the film doesn't deserve its horror classification or that fans of the genre won't find plenty to like. There's…
This was a rewatch, and didn't really enjoy it anywhere near as much this time round. As a comedy I don't think it was a patch on Shaun of the Dead and suffered from pacing issues throughout. The last 15 minutes were great, and the first 20 minutes were good too, but I really felt it got quite a bit boring in places in between. Too much melodrama and not enough comedy genius or zombies! If it wasn't for Bill Murrays cameo spicing things up a little in the middle then I feel that this movie wouldn't have been quite as well recieved as it was.
And that's all I have to say on it really. It brought out a few chuckles, and the ending gave a little excitement but apart from that, it was a fairly average movie with a script that wasn't quite as clever as I remembered. Good gore effects though. 6/10
When it comes to comedies that feature Zombies it's hard to look past Edgar Wright's Shaun Of The Dead on the laughter stakes. It captured the balance between comedy and some over-the-top gory greatness to stunning effect in what really was the first film of a new genre. Ruben Fleischer would follow the exact same path only with a bigger budget and the emphasis on some show stopping Zombie kills.
When America is torn apart by a Zombie apocalypse only a few humans are left as they battle to avoid becoming a snack for the un-dead. Told from the point of view of Jesse Eisenberg's "Columbus", he has tongue-in-cheek style rules that have kept him alive so far. Traveling back…
Why's Emma Stone holding a chainsaw in this poster?
She doesn't wield one at any point during the film, does she? Or did I phase out at that point? As Woody Harrelson says at one point here, "That's false advertising!"
You know, I'm going to seem like a complete hypocrite here considering all the moaning I've done recently about films being too long - but Zombieland is too short. I'm not saying it should have been, like, an hour longer or anything but just 10 or 15 minutes just to boost a couple of the ideas here might have saved it all from feeling like it ended rather abruptly, because that's what…
I loved this movie, I don't even know anymore how many times I've watched it. Probably my favorite horror comedy of all time.
I found this to be extremely hilarious and entertaining for a comedy involving zombies. Also, twinkies are cool.
Jesse Eisenberg e Woody Harrelson como você nunca vai ver em Now You See Me. Ainda bem!
Yeah that's what I'm talking about. Now I need a zombieland (2009)/
Shaun of the dead (2004) crossover.
Everyone saw this as a rental in seventh grade. When I tried to watch it, I ran out of the room in fear as my sister and father laughed their asses off. I spent the next thirty minutes watching Sesame Street clips on YouTube to remind myself that there was happiness in the world. I was too much of a wimp to confront the giddy nihilism of Zombieland's opening minutes. Now, it's goofy in a kind of endearingly lame way.
Zombieland is the perfect hangover movie. It's familiar, takes zero energy to get into, and the whole thing goes down so easily. Coming in at a quick eighty-eight minutes, the movie doesn't overstay its welcome and it moves rapidly enough…
Durchaus unterhaltsam, weil es nicht vordergründig ein brutaler Zombiefilm ist, sondern der Fokus mehr auf die Charaktere gesetzt wird, Nicht übertrieben lustig, einmal sogar etwas traurig. Der Cast ist gut. Die beste Szene ist eindeutig wo Bill Murray auftaucht vom Anfang bis zum Ende.. Da konnte ich nicht mehr vor lachen. Es gibt auch noch ne kleine nette Szene nach dem Abspann. Allerdings weiß der Film nicht immer so ganz was er denn nun sein will. Denn er ist wie gesagt weder extrem lustig, noch besonders spannend oder ergreifend. So bleibt am Schluss nicht all zu viel davon im Kopf hängen.
i would die for you jesse eisenberg
[after his parents have left, thinking he is ill] "They bought it. Incredible! One of the worst performances of my…
The 2016 (2nd) edition of the list. You can see the original and more info here.
With a list of…