Category: Films

The Horror of the Fourth Reich

7 Dec

 

What if the Nazi’s won the war? What if Hitler conquered the entire world?These are just few of the questions that plagued a lot of people when stories of World War Two come inside their minds. The horrors of the war are eternally inscribed in history, but what will be more horrifying than adding a fictional twist to the stories of the past that makes them more dark, deadly, and doomed?

 

What if instead of humans, Hitler used zombies in order to fight the war? Imagine the horror experienced by Allied forces! The Fourth Reich, an upcoming movie that will be shown on 2013 will show a fictional story set in world war two where the Nazi used zombies to fight the allied forces. Directed by Shaun Robert Smith, the film is produced by James Edward Barker, Michael Bassett, Scott Mann, and Kevin Scott Frakes, starring Sean Bean, Sean Pertwee, Doug Bradley, Craig Cornway, and Tom Savini as the brave soldiers fighting the undead.

 

The story will take place in Western Europe in the dark hours of June 1944 when the combined forces of the Allied countries are nearly facing victory by pushing their way to Berlin in order to stop Hitler’s reign of terror. Afraid of losing the war, the Nazi leader ordered his head scientist, Dr. Joseph Mengele to create an invincible army that will help him reach his goal for global domination. The horrors of Hitler’s fourth reich will be discovered when a group of third infantry soldiers discover an abandoned facility where Hitler’s doomed forces are located.

 

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Not Your usual fairytale: Alice in Zombieland

7 Dec

 

Written by Gena Showalter and published on the 25th of September, 2012, Alice in Zombieland is a very good deconstruction of the classic children’s tale “Alice in Wonderland.” This teen romance set in a gloomy world filled with horror and adventure tells the story of a girl named Alice Bell. Living with her overprotective father who convinces Alice and her entire family that the world is filled with monsters, she lives believing that her father is crazy because he never allows them to leave the house after dusk and guards the house at night with a pistol on his hands.

 

Alice starts to believe her father’s stories when tragedy falls upon their family. After her sister’s dance recital which is held at night, their family is attacked by the monsters her father feared throughout his life: zombies. Alice is left alone in life after the death of her family. After the tragedy, she moves to her grandparents and attends a new school.

 

In school, Alice meets a boy named Cole Holland. Cole is the leader of all the bad boys in campus. As they become friends, Alice learned that Cole fights the zombies together with his gang. In order to avenge her family, Alice, who in the progress of the story prefers to be called “Ali” turns from a weak and fearful girl to a fierce and brave person in order to fight the zombies and give justice to her family’s death.

 

While fighting zombies together, Ali and Cole develops a romantic connection which goes deeper as the story unfolds. Want to be a part of the adventure? Buy an “Alice in Zombieland” book now in the nearest bookstore in order to experience the adventure, horror, and the magic of love.

 

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Warm Bodies: A Zombie Love Story

7 Dec

 

After Vampires, it’s the zombies turn to be paired with humans in the big screen. After the Edward Cullen-Bella Swan love story, another pair is set to capture the hearts of viewers worldwide: the romance of R and Julie.

 

Warm Bodies is set to be released in the Unites States on February 3, 2013. Directed by Jonathan Levine, it is based from the novel of the same title written by Isaac Marion. The film will be top billed by Teresa Palmer as Julie and Nicholas Hoult as the zombie R. The story is set in a post-apocalyptic United States where the entire world is torn after decades of war, natural devastation, and a zombie outbreak which turned vast amounts of the population into zombies.

 

The story opens with R waking up without any idea of his very existence. He doesn’t even have an idea that he is a zombie. After eating the brain of a certain person, he experienced his memories and met his girlfriend. Instead of killing her and eating her brain, R saved Julie from a zombie attack by hiding her in a safe place. As the days go by, Julie and R become friends as R experiences how it feels to be normal, leading to a love story that will defy all the odds of nature, and the challenges of life and death.

 

Warm Bodies also stars Dave Franco, John Malkovich, Analeigh Tipton, Cory Hardrict, Rob Cordry, and many others. Screenplay is written by Jonathan Levine and music by Marco Beltrami. The film will be distributed worldwide under Summit Entertainment and is dubbed as the next phenomenon after “Twilight.”

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R.I.P.D: Rest in Peace Department

7 Dec

 

What happens if the dead comes back to life as an enforcer of law and justice? R.I.P.D. or Rest in Peace Department is a film adaptation of Peter Linkov’s hit comic-book series. The film’s director is Robert Schwentke and will star Ryan Reynolds as the lead character. It is set for a worldwide release on 2013.

 

The story starts when Nick Walker (played by Ryan Reynolds) is shot to death by an unknown assailant. Walker then wakes up into the afterlife where he discovers that some dead people do not cross to the light, but remains on earth to do certain things.  He is recruited as a part of an elite Police force called R.I.P.D which hunts the undead hiding and creating havoc in some areas of the earth.

 

Walker is paired with Bo Pulsipher, an 1800s lawman and together, they track zombies and clean the world by arresting the undead. A twist comes in the story when Walker is assigned in the city of Chicago where he lived as a normal person before. However, Nick Walker faces a challenge because the rules imposed by R.I.P.D states that elite officers like him should never interact to people he knew during his past life.

 

The Film will also star Jeff Bridges, Kevin Bacon, Mary Louise Parker, Robert Knepper, Stephanie Szostak, James Hong, Marisa Miller, and others. Produced by Keith Goldberg, Peter Lenkov, Neal Moritz, and Mike Richardson, the film will be distributed by Universal Pictures on July 19, 2013. Considered by some as partly inspired by M.I.B: Men in Black and the Ghost Busters, R.I.P.D. will surely be a big hit with its spectacular cast, action-packed scenes, thrill, and adventure.

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A Little Bit Zombie

7 Dec

 

This Canadian film directed by Casey Walker is another Zombie movie of 2012 that will surely entertain and scare a lot of zombie-fans around the world. The story starts when Steve (played by Kristopher Turner) goes to a cabin in the middle of a forest with his soon to be bride Tina (played by Crystal Lowe) together with their best man and maid of honour.

 

The thrill starts when Kristopher is bitten by a mosquito carrying a virus that turns him into a zombie. Steve starts to develop an appetite related to zombies and drools whenever he hears the word “brains.” On the other hand, being the control freak that she is, Tina ignored her fiance’s condition and tries to continue their lives despite Steve’s zombie tendencies. One scene shows that she staples Steve’s ears when it fell off. The twist in the story comes when the zombie hunters begin to track down Steve in order to eradicate the population of zombies in the world.

 

A Little bit Zombie is a horror comedy showing Kristopher Turner as a brain-hungry flesh eater and Crystal Lowe as his control freak soon-to-be-bride. The film also stars Stephen McHattie and Emillie Ullerup as the zombie hunters, Shawn Roberts, Kristen Hager, George Buza, Robert Maillet, Neil Whitely, and others adding more humour to the film.

 

The film is written by Trevor Martin and Cristopher Bond. A Little Bit Zombie is produced by John Griffith, Tyman Stewart, Casey Walker, and David Watson. A Little Bit Zombie is one of those romantic-horror-comedy films that will surely bring laughter and fear to the viewers.

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