- 97 min
- Directed by: Jonathan Levine
- Cast: Nicholas Hoult, Teresa Palmer, John Malkovich
- UK release: 8 February 2013
In this zombie rom-com, undead R (Hoult) is smitten with anti-zombie resistance fighter Julie (Palmer) and it wakes up his sensitive side. Levine's take on Romeo and Juliet starts out smart and engaging but soon settles into generic post-Twilight storytelling, and although Hoult and Palmer keep things watchable, it's unconvincing.
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Warm Bodies4 Feb 2013
Hollywood's stab at the zom-rom-com starts off well, but slides into Twilight-style storytelling
Having already deprived vampires of any real bite and declawed werewolves into the bargain, Hollywood now turns its attention to zombies and attempts to tap into their sensitive side with zom-rom-com Warm Bodies. The result, while not quite dead on…
Warm Bodies (first four minutes)
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