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After a zombie epidemic, R (a zombie) rescues Julie (a human survivor) from a zombie attack. The two form a special relationship in their struggle for survival, R becomes increasingly more human - setting off a chain of events that begins to transform the other zombies and maybe even the whole lifeless world.
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If true love is meant to be, what does it matter if one is human and the other a zombie? Warm Bodies is a pretty delightful, tongue-in-cheek romantic comedy loosely based on Romeo and Juliet. But the Capulets and Montagues have much more in common than do R, the hipster zombie boy character (played by Nicholas Hoult), and Julie (Teresa Palmer), a girl human. Warm Bodies takes place after the zombie apocalypse (of course), and on the surface it appears to be Twilight for zombie fans. Happily, writer-director Jonathan Levine has taken the concept a step further than the novel by Isaac Marion. As a result, Warm Bodies is just self-aware enough to keep the whole idea from being too precious. The viewer knows that the two young leads were born to be together--if they can work with their hearts and their brains. Complicating matters is the fact that Julie's dad (John Malkovich, having a wickedly good time) is the boss of all the humans fighting the zombies. Let's just say Julie definitely has her work cut out for her. Warm Bodies will thrill younger viewers who adore Twilight, but fans of great romantic comedies with a light touch will like it just as much. --A.T. Hurley
It was fun and worth watching, though not quite as much as I had hoped. Don't go in with high expectations, and you won't be disappointed.Published 3 days ago by Nathan Cooper
Very entertaining movie! My husband and I enjoyed the irony :) Will recommend!Published 5 days ago by Joan Albright
not ussually a fan of these types of movies but i was totally impressed... loved itPublished 11 days ago by arsaints
Not a huge "chick flick" fan but this movie had a decent plot and enough zombie action to keep my interest up. I also enjoyed the ending very much. Read morePublished 19 days ago by Thomas Amon