• 2008
  • Canada
  • 1h 32min
  • 15
  • Directed by: Bruce McDonald
  • Written by: Tony Burgess
  • Cast: Stephen McHattie, Lisa Houle, Georgina Reilly, Hrant Alianak, Rick Roberts, Boyd Banks, Tony Burgess, Rachel Burns
  • Language: English/French
  • Website: www.pontypoolmovie.com

When a deadly virus breaks out in a small Ontario town, it falls to local radio DJ Grant Mazzy (McHattie) to determine the cause and find the cure. Loosely based on Tony Burgess' novel 'Pontypool Changes Everything', this ingenious twist on the classic zombie theme delivers the requisite genre shocks and horrors while maintaining a wicked sense of humour throughout.

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