Zombie Night (2013 film)

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Zombie Night
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DVD cover
Screenplay by
Story by Richard Schenkman
Directed by John Gulager
Starring
Theme music composer Alan Howarth
Country of origin United States
Original language(s) English
Production
Producer(s) David Michael Latt
Cinematography Damian Horan
Editor(s) Bobby K. Richardson
Running time 88 minutes
Production company(s) Indy Entertainment
Distributor The Asylum
Release
Original network Syfy
Original release
  • December 10, 2013 (2013-12-10)

Zombie Night is a 2013 American zombie horror film directed by John Gulager, written by Keith Allan and Delondra Williams from a story by Richard Schenkman, and starring Anthony Michael Hall, Daryl Hannah, Jennifer Taylor, Alan Ruck, and Shirley Jones.

Plot[edit]

Two families must survive a zombie attack.

Cast[edit]

Production[edit]

Director John Gulager used amputees to portray zombies. He cited special effects as one of the highlights of a zombie film.[1]

Release[edit]

Zombie Night premiered on Syfy on October 26, 2013, and it was released on DVD on December 10, 2013.[2]

Reception[edit]

Michael Storey of the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette called it a sub-par zombie film that lacks humor or camp.[3] Brian Lowry of Variety called it "a brain-dead exploitation pic" that is "an almost comically amateurish effort".[4] Andrew Dowler of Now wrote, "Zombie Night brings enough energy, skill and gore to its basic Night Of The Living Dead story to provide light entertainment on a chilly night."[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Keveney, Bill (2013-10-22). "Zombies stalk your weekend TV viewing". USA Today. Retrieved 2014-02-18. 
  2. ^ Barton, Steve (2013-09-11). "Artwork Premiere for John Gulager's Zombie Night". Dread Central. Retrieved 2014-02-18. 
  3. ^ Storey, Michael (2013-10-24). "Syfy's Zombie Night (below) par for the course". Arkansas Democrat-Gazette. Retrieved 2014-02-18. 
  4. ^ Lowry, Brian (2013-10-25). "TV Review: 'The Returned' (Les Revenants), 'Zombie Night' – More Dead People Walking". Variety. Retrieved 2014-02-18. 
  5. ^ Dowler, Andrew (2013-01-09). "Zombie Night". Now. 33 (19). Retrieved 2014-02-19. 

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