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Gangsters, Guns & Zombies (2012)

TV-MA | | Comedy, Horror | 11 December 2012 (USA)
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The whole "zombie thing" has been hyped up so much that everyone thinks it's the end of the world! Of course, where one man sees the dead rising from the grave, another sees opportunity. Q ... See full summary »

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Matt Mitchell (as Matthew Mitchell)

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Matt Mitchell (as Matthew Mitchell), Taliesyn Mitchell
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Credited cast:
Vincent Jerome Vincent Jerome ... Q
Huggy Leaver Huggy Leaver ... Tony
Fabrizio Santino ... Crazy Steve
Cassandra Orhan Cassandra Orhan ... Cassie
Charlie Rawes ... Muscles
Frank Rizzo Frank Rizzo ... Pat
Jennie Lathan Jennie Lathan ... Grandma
Simon Mathews Simon Mathews ... Danny
Josh Myers ... Q's Friend
Sharon Lawrence ... Victim
Siobhan Callas Siobhan Callas ... Female reporter
Chris Manning-Perry Chris Manning-Perry ... Male reporter
Rory Auskerry Rory Auskerry ... Radio (voice)
Phil Mercer Phil Mercer ... 10 Point Plan (voice)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Kat Arthurs Kat Arthurs ... Medical staff
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The whole "zombie thing" has been hyped up so much that everyone thinks it's the end of the world! Of course, where one man sees the dead rising from the grave, another sees opportunity. Q had a plan: drive the robbery getaway van, deliver everyone to the safe house and get paid - a nice, simple, plan. Unfortunately, life is never really that simple, and to top it all off, this is the first time Q has been a getaway driver. He's coping pretty well though, considering; TONY (the guy who is 'in charge' of the job) is a murderous nut case, DANNY was shot and is now bleeding all over the money in the back of the van, the Sat-Nav has a mind of its own, there's a guy in the back living up to his name "CRAZY STEVE", the safe-house already has police at it, and this whole "zombie thing" seems to be quickly becoming more of a "zombie apocalypse thing". Luckily, TONY knows of another Safe House on the coast. Not so luckily, DANNY dies of natural-ish causes and then rises from the grave. Q and ... Written by Matt Mitchell

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zombie | gun | gangster | See All (3) »

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They owned the streets... until now!

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Comedy | Horror

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At 1:10 into the film. When Q and Cassie are leaning on the car talking, you can see the reflection of a crew member on the car window filming the scene. See more »

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Front Line TV Reporter: Remember the rules: S.H.I.T= Sever the head, Have an escape route, Isolate the infected, Travel by day
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References The Return of the Living Dead (1985) See more »

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Decent enough zombie effort
23 August 2013 | by kannibalcorpsegrinderSee all my reviews

Having finished a bank robbery and on the run in the countryside, a group of robbers find that the area is overrun by the victims of a deadly zombie virus and have to fight off the creatures in order to get away safely.

As far as zombie films go, this one was quite decent enough and certainly has enough going for it. One of the better elements is the fact that the running zombies are utilized right in here for one of the only times in their existence, for they still shuffle about with lethargy at times and really seem to be outmaneuvered with ease if the situation was enabling them to hide away from the creatures, yet whenever they spotted their victims the zombies were able to run them down and overwhelm them with their numbers. This is what makes them quite effective, when there's a way out yet they can overpower to generate the kill. There's also some rather fine action scenes that come from these encounters, with a forest encounter with live-action role players in medieval knight-gear, a gas station ambush and an assault on a small house in the countryside being the biggest scenes to make for some fine action moments here and there, while the finale at the dockyard is good if quite brief and could've been stretched out a little more. There's still some flaws here, as a running gag with the group finding passers-by on the roads and keep going only to see them get fed to zombies just after doing so get old after the fourth time it happens as the gag doesn't go anywhere, the make-up effects in general look really bad as the zombies are just outfitted with fangs and blood-shot eyes to denote their zombie-ness and as a comedy, this really fails since it constitutes everyone cursing at one another for it's jokes, which is just lame. Overall, though, there's enough here to like to outweigh the negatives.

Rated R: Extreme Graphic Language and Graphic Violence.


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11 December 2012 (USA) See more »

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