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R| 1 hr. 52 min.

Plot Summary
A group of misguided animal rights activists free a caged chimp infected with the "Rage" virus from a medical research lab. When London bike courier Jim (Cillian Murphy) wakes up from a coma a month after, he finds his city all but deserted. On the run from the zombie-like victims of the Rage, Jim stumbles upon a group of survivors, including Selena (Naomie Harris) and cab driver Frank (Brendan Gleeson), and joins them on a perilous journey to what he hopes will be safety.

Cast: Cillian Murphy , Noah Huntley , Naomie Harris , Brendan Gleeson , Megan Burns , Christopher Eccleston , Marvin Campbell , Sanjay Rambaruth

Director: Danny Boyle

Genres: Horror, Science fiction

Distributor: Fox

28 Days Later (2002)

Release Date: June 27th, 2003|1 hr. 52 min.

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  • 88
    Peter Travers Rolling Stone

    Boyle and screenwriter Alex Garland plumb the violence of the mind with slashing wit and shocking gravity. Happy nightmares. show more

  • 75
    Mick LaSalle San Francisco Chronicle

    By the finish, the movie is getting by on little but adrenaline and audience goodwill. Still, that goodwill runs fairly deep, because, taken all in all, 28 Days Later is a superior motion picture. show more

  • 75
    Claudia Puig USA Today

    The look of the film, shot on digital video, is haunting and gritty. The cleaner, prettier look of 35mm would have detracted from the immediacy and sense of foreboding created in this artful blend of sci-fi and pseudo-realism. show more

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