The Dead Don't Die

The Dead Don't Die
  • 2019
  • US
  • 1h 43min
  • Directed by: Jim Jarmusch
  • Cast: Bill Murray, Adam Driver, Tilda Swinton, Chloë Sevigny, Steve Buscemi, Danny Glover, Caleb Landry Jones, Rosie Perez, Iggy Pop, Sara Driver, RZA, Carol Kane, Selena Gomez, Tom Waits
  • UK release: 12 July 2019

Jarmusch’s homage to the zombie movie makes the humans criminally dumb and apathetic and the zombies thirsty for coffee, wi-fi and candy. Swinton works her usual magic as a Scottish samurai mortician, Sevigny excels as a dangerously empathetic cop and if it’s insufficiently scathing about the penal system, the silly humour carries it along.

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Chloe Sevigny's foolish fears in The Dead Don't Die

18 Jun 2019

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Chloe Sevigny was scared she would look like an "utter fool" next to Adam Driver and Bill Murray in 'The Dead Don't Die'. The 44-year-old actress stars alongside Adam, 35 and Bill, 68, in Jim Jarmusch's zombie-comedy film as small-town cops trying…

The Dead Don't Die director 'loves' working with Bill Murray

14 Jun 2019

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'The Dead Don't Die' director Jim Jarmusch "loves" working with Bill Murray because The 66-year-old filmmaker has praised the Hollywood legend for his "hilarious" performance in the upcoming zombie comedy film, which he wrote and directed and…

Chloe Sevigny believes The Dead Don't Die mirrors reality

11 Jun 2019

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Chloe Sevigny thinks her new film 'The Dead Don't Die' mirrors real life. The 44-year-old actress stars alongside Adam Driver, Bill Murray and Selena Gomez in the upcoming zombie comedy film, directed-and- written by Jim Jarmusch which follows a…

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The Dead Don't Die set for summer release

28 Mar 2019

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Jim Jarmusch's zombie comedy 'The Dead Don't Die' will be released this summer. Focus Features has announced that the horror romp starring Selena Gomez and Bill Murray will debut on June 14 this year. The cast of the hotly-anticipated film will…

Selena Gomez joins zombie movie

16 Jul 2018

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Selena Gomez is set to star alongside Bill Murray in a new zombie comedy. The 67-year-old actor and the 'Back To You' hitmaker have reportedly jumped on board the forthcoming movie 'The Dead Don't Die' - directed by Jim Jarmusch - alongside Tilda…

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