Shaun of the Dead Reviews

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October 6, 2013
Mixing horror and humor is no mean feat, but Shaun Of The Dead tightens throats in fear without making the laughs stick there in the process.
October 6, 2013
The pasty, scruffy Pegg shows a surprising amount of range for the unlikely hero of a zombie flick.
October 6, 2013
The movie bogs down and the humor seems to dry up, though the blood continues to well, spurt and spew.
June 24, 2006
The cast make a cosy fit, the patter is still sitcom snappy, but Wright also has the visual snap to carry this saga of backyard apocalypse.
October 19, 2004
The zombie-movie genre already has some wink-wink funny entries, but this U.K. smash hit, written by Pegg and Wright, takes the prize. It's a bloody hoot.
October 6, 2004
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.
September 27, 2004
...the second half of the film is just a standard horror movie showdown with a few mildly amusing gags.
September 24, 2004
George Romero's zombie trilogy has generated an endless parade of remakes and rip-offs, but this clever British spoof comes closer than many to the bitter satire that makes his movies so distinctive.
September 24, 2004
Wonderfully original, fast-moving and funny.
September 24, 2004
If the zombie genre steadfastly refuses to die, we can be grateful to Shaun of the Dead for breathing fresh, diverting life into the form, with subtle visual humor and a smart, impish sense of fun.
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