blockbuster, brad pitt, cardiff, electromagnetic pulse, fana mokoena, henry cavill, jerusalem, marc forster, mireille enos, moritz bleibtreu, nuclear bomb, peter capaldi, pierfrancesco favino, ruth negga, summer, u.n., united nations, wales, world war z. zombies
An enjoyable summer blockbuster with almost immediate action, but one (as is usual) with many flaws, chief among them: Brad Pitt‘s one dimensional (like all of the characters) role as best father in the world/best UN investigator ever/world savior/Superman (move over Henry Cavill), the long walk with a footlong metal shard through the side, the lack of the electromagnetic pulse from the nuclear bomb downing the plane on its way to Jerusalem, the zombie on the plane (how the fuck did that get there? seriously…) and the fact that the door for the skyway in the W.H.O. building is the only door on the planet the zombies can’t seem to get through.
Here’s the trailer: