Film Review: World War Z

Directed by Marc Forster, World War Z is an apocalyptic horror film which follows United Nations employee Gerry Lane (Brad Pitt). Based on the 2006 novel of the same name by Max Brooks, Gerry is forced to travel the world in a race against time to stop the Zombie pandemic that is toppling armies and governments, and threatening to destroy humanity itself, leaving behind his wife Karin (Mireille Enos) and their two children.

World War Z was a film I think everybody was hoping to be blown away by this year. Fortunately I never really had much anticipation for it, and thank God.

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The International Trailer For Gangster Squad Blasts Your Screen To Smithereens

(Written for Lost In The Multiplex)

Ruben Fleischer’s Gangster Squad has a new international trailer this week, giving us a couple more seconds of footage for the Zombieland-director’s upcoming crime drama.

Starring Sean Penn as the ruthless New York gangster Mickey Cohen, the film is set in Los Angeles in 1949 and is a colourful retelling of events surrounding a special task force known as the Gangster Squad, focusing on their efforts to take back their nascent city from one of the most dangerous mafia bosses of all time.

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