• World War Z (2013)

World War Z

Release Date: June 21st, 2013

DVD Release Date: September 17th, 2013

PG-13 |1 hr 55 min

Plot Summary

When former U.N. investigator Gerry Lane (Brad Pitt) and his family get stuck in urban gridlock, he senses that it's no ordinary traffic jam. His suspicions are confirmed when, suddenly, the city erupts into chaos. A lethal virus, spread through a single bite, is turning healthy people into something vicious, unthinking and feral. As the pandemic threatens to consume humanity, Gerry leads a worldwide search to find the source of the infection and, with luck, a way to halt its spread.

Cast: Brad Pitt, Mireille Enos, James Badge Dale, Daniella Kertesz, Matthew Fox, David Morse, Fana Mokoena, Abigail Hargrove

Director: Marc Forster

Genres: Horror , Action

Production Co: Plan B Films, 2DUX2

Distributors: Paramount Pictures

Keywords: Wife, Quest, Rescue, New York City, 2010s

Ratings & Reviews

  • 60
    Todd McCarthyThe Hollywood Reporter

    Brad Pitt delivers a capable performance in an immersive apocalyptic spectacle about a global zombie uprising. show more

  • 70
    Bob MondelloNPR

    The movie has made it to theaters not dead on arrival, but walking dead, running dead, and — when it's really working — swarming dead. show more

  • 78
    William GossFilm.com

    An efficient and effectively exciting globe-spanning zombie thriller. show more

See all critic reviews on metacritic.com

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