• 28 Weeks Later (2007)

28 Weeks Later

Release Date: May 11th, 2007

DVD Release Date: October 9th, 2007

R |1 hr 40 min

Plot Summary

Six months after the original epidemic, the rage virus has all but annihilated the population of the British Isles. Nevertheless the U.S. Army declares the danger past, and American soldiers arrive to restore order and begin reconstruction. Refugees return to British soil, but one of them carries a deadly secret: The virus is not gone and is even more dangerous than before.

Cast: Robert Carlyle, Rose Byrne, Jeremy Renner, Harold Perrineau, Catherine McCormack, Mackintosh Muggleton, Imogen Poots, Idris Elba

Director: Juan Carlos Fresnadillo

Genres: Horror

Production Co: Fox Atomic, DNA Films, Figment Films, Sogecine, Koan Films

Distributors: Fox

Keywords: Mystery, Survival, 2000s, Transformation, Tense, Mother, Escape, Death, Soldier, London, Dark

Ratings & Reviews

  • 88
    Michael PhillipsChicago Tribune

    Swift, vicious and grimly imaginative, the zombie film 28 Weeks Later exceeds its predecessor, "28 Days Later," in every way. show more

  • 100
    Ray BennettThe Hollywood Reporter

    A ferociously entertaining thriller with sympathetic characters, stunning set pieces and pulsating excitement. show more

  • 88
    Rene RodriguezMiami Herald

    Those rigorously moral and humanistic underpinnings give 28 Weeks Later a kind of power that 100 Saws and Texas Chainsaw Massacre remakes could never achieve. show more

See all critic reviews on metacritic.com

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