Film: Zombie thriller is the Pitts

World War Z 3D, directed by Marc Foster. Nationwide, 15A. Rating: 2/5. Spike Island, directed by Mat Whitecross. Nationwide, 15A. Rating: 1/5.

22nd June, 2013
Brad Pitt in World War Z.

**Rating:** 2/5

The Z in **World War Z** stands for zombie - and Marc Foster's film contains, at a rough estimate, billions of them. After a channel-surfing opening credits sequence which transposes news footage of natural disasters with wildlife film of teeming ants, stampeding buffalo and, most disturbingly, two seconds of Piers Morgan's face, the story opens with retired UN worker Gerry Lane (Brad Pitt) preparing breakfast for his wife Karen (Mireille Enos) and two young...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Currency

What's Included

With any subscription you will have access to

  • 971569B3-2C5E-4C45-B798-CEADE16987A8

    Unlimited multi-device access to our iPad, iPhone and Android Apps

  • 099C8662-C57C-42F2-9426-F2F90DF17C8F

    Unlimited access to our eReader library

  • 198AE43B-B9CF-4892-8769-D63C2104BA08

    Exclusive daily insight and opinion seven days a week

  • D8F37B78-25E4-4E4A-A376-4F5789B1564A

    Create alerts to never miss a subject that matters to you

  • B15F2521-37CD-4E02-B898-730A20D39F7F

    Get access to exclusive offers for subscribers on gifts and experiences

  • A564FE02-1AB8-4579-AF9D-BA32A2E5ACA7

    Get content from Business Post, Business Post Magazines, Connected, Tatler and Food & Wine

Share this post

Related Stories

The year in review

Legacy Richie Oakley 1 year ago

Newsround: What Thursday’s papers say

Legacy Leanna Byrne 5 years ago

More cycle routes, expansion of Luas to Bray and new bus network proposed

Legacy Digital Desk 5 years ago