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Shaun of the Dead Reviews

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Nick Davis
Nick's Flick Picks

Shaun of the Dead is either a zombie flick masking as a comedy, or a comedy masking as a zombie flick, or Beautiful Girls masking as a zombie comedy.

Full Review Source: Nick's Flick Picks | Original Score: C+

October 22, 2004
Steven Snyder
Zertinet Movies

It's more enjoyable than most zombie movies or romantic comedies are in their own rights.

Full Review Source: Zertinet Movies | Original Score: 3.5/4

October 19, 2004
Marc Savlov
Austin Chronicle

The most original comedy from either side of the pond in years.

Full Review Source: Austin Chronicle | Original Score: 4/5

October 19, 2004
Michael W. Phillips, Jr.
Goatdog's Movies

It works best when it treats [the zombies] more as an impediment to be overcome by the sheer Britishness of the characters.

Full Review Source: Goatdog's Movies | Original Score: 4/5

October 19, 2004
Jeffrey Bruner
Des Moines Register

It's a comedy. It's a horror film. It's a head-crackin' good time.

Full Review Source: Des Moines Register | Original Score: 4/5

October 15, 2004
Sean McBride
Sean the Movie Guy

The whole outlandish situation is treated with typical English stoicism, leading to some wonderfully funny moments.

Full Review | Original Score: 3/4

October 14, 2004
Mike McGranaghan
Aisle Seat

Watching this slacker store clerk turn into a master zombie hunter to win the woman he loves is a refreshing way to approach the genre.

Full Review Source: Aisle Seat | Original Score: 3/4

October 14, 2004
Alan Dale
Blogcritics.org

[T]the inevitable switch to romance taints the irony that came before like backwash.

Full Review Source: Blogcritics.org

October 10, 2004
Greg Maki
Star-Democrat (Easton, MD)

... The best comedy and the best horror movie of the first nine months of 2004.

Full Review Source: Star-Democrat (Easton, MD) | Original Score: 4/4

October 9, 2004
Mike Sage
Peterborough This Week

Proves that uplifting romance doesn't have to take a back-seat to gory disembowelments but rather they can happily co-exist.

Full Review | Original Score: 4/5

October 6, 2004
James Berardinelli
ReelViews
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For those who don't mind a little laughter with their zombies (or perhaps it should be the other way around), this is an unusual source of entertainment.

Full Review Source: ReelViews | Original Score: 3/4

October 6, 2004
Stina Chyn
Film Threat

Successfully blends comedy, horror, suspense, a killer soundtrack, and social commentary into ninety-nine minutes of cinematic sweetness.

Full Review Source: Film Threat | Original Score: 4/5

October 6, 2004
Marty Mapes
Movie Habit

Dr. Strangelove, Evil Dead 2, Shaun of the Dead

Full Review Source: Movie Habit | Original Score: 4/4

October 6, 2004
Tyler Hanley
Palo Alto Weekly

By going over the top on horror and below the belt on humor, this clever British import hits an uproarious cinematic chord.

| Original Score: 3.5/4

October 5, 2004
Matt Brunson
Creative Loafing

The comedy quotient makes this more accessible to general audiences than most movies centering on the undead.

Full Review Source: Creative Loafing | Original Score: 3/4

October 5, 2004
Brent Simon
Entertainment Today

A colorful British genre mash-up that crossbreeds the zombified existence of late twentysomething interpersonal ennui with a literal attack of the undead.

Full Review Source: Entertainment Today | Original Score: B

October 5, 2004

Au-delà de la qualité de jeu des acteurs et des textes, les nombreuses références et les divers hommages présents dans le film en font un incontournable.

Full Review Source: Panorama | Original Score: 8/10

October 4, 2004
Beth Accomando
KPBS.org

Shaun of the Dead aims for the head and the funny bone, and scores a major hit with both.

October 3, 2004
Harvey S. Karten
Compuserve

Ineffective as satire, comedy, and horror.

Full Review Source: Compuserve | Original Score: C-

October 2, 2004
John Wirt
Advocate (Baton Rouge, LA)

For the satirically inclined, many chuckles are found in the run-up to the survivors' late-in-the-film, unfunny desperation.

October 1, 2004
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