Zombie Girl: The Movie (2009)

Zombie Girl: The Movie



Want to See

Critic Consensus: No consensus yet.

Movie Info

Youthful passion merges with adult ambition as twelve year old Emily Hagins attempts to fulfill her childhood dreams of directing a feature-length zombie movie. Every director knows that making a movie is no simple task, and fortunately Emily isn't alone in her efforts. As Emily's mother juggles the roles of agent, crewmember, driver, and fan, the ambitious adolescent filmmaker calls the shots from behind the camera while going out of her way to ensure that the "walking dead" shamble, and not … More

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Documentary, Television
Directed By: , , , ,
Written By: Emily Hagins
Bob B. Bob Productions - Official Site

News & Interviews for Zombie Girl: The Movie

Friend Ratings

No Friends? Inconceivable! Log in to see what your friends have to say.


Critic Reviews for Zombie Girl: The Movie

All Critics (8) | Top Critics (2)

[Zombie Girl] has rough edges, raw passion and real spirit.

Full Review… | February 25, 2010
L.A. Weekly
Top Critic

While subject Emily Hagins' precocious pluck is admirable and endearing, what lends the docu its dramatic edge is the way in which her mother goes from supportive to meddlesome over the course of the no-budget horror pic's production.

Full Review… | October 21, 2009
Top Critic

Triumphant and joyful.

Full Review… | November 14, 2010

The three directors behind this remarkable documentary plant themselves like flies-on-the-wall and capture a very intimate atmosphere.

Full Review… | November 9, 2010
Common Sense Media

It's an inspirational story, of course, and also an illustrative tale for would-be filmmakers of any age.

Full Review… | January 21, 2010
Austin Chronicle

Watching Emily perfect shots, arrange her schoolmate extras (often dripping with fake blood), and emotionally react to the roller coaster ride of filmmaking is where the true heart of this engaging documentary lies.

Full Review… | August 20, 2009

Audience Reviews for Zombie Girl: The Movie

Your basic doc. The story is simple and the people involved are interesting. There is a point where I got tired of hearing the Mom complaining about all the work she had to do and there were moments I wanted to tell the girl that she needed to focus more.
I would liked to see more of the film she was making in the doc though. You can buy her movie for $8 but I'm not really that interested.

Jason Spencer

Super Reviewer


Pretty effortlessly compelling stuff for the most part.

William Goss

Super Reviewer

Zombie Girl: The Movie Quotes

There are no approved quotes yet for this movie.

Discussion Forum

Discuss Zombie Girl: The Movie on our Movie forum!