Graveyard Shift The Best Zombie Movies of All Time  

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List of the best zombie movies ever, including popular blockbusters like Zombieland, 28 Days Later, and Dawn of the Dead; classic zombie flicks like the 1968's Night of the Living Dead and Comedy/Zombie crossovers like Braindead and Shaun of the Dead. The best zombie movies of all time are certainly up for debate and this is where you come in! Purist zombie fans can argue forever over what really constitutes a zombie movie--does it have to be a drama or horror film or can it be a zombie comedy? What is the dictionary definition of "zombie"? Do the creatures have to be completely brainless and incapable of conversation? Can zombies feast on anything or only brains? etc., etc. But most of the world's zombie cult following will find the zombie films that they most love on this list. 

What are the best zombie movies ever? This is a list of the best zombie movies of all time, as ranked by YOU, you Primitive Screwheads! The best zombie movies are listed here for you to vote, rerank, and even add to. Whether you're a fan of slow shamble zombies or plague infected runners, one thing that we can all agree on is our love of zombie movies. So get in there and get ranking.
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Dawn of the Dead Tom Savini, Ken Foree, James A. Baffico

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3,872 1,198
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Shaun of the Dead Martin Freeman, Simon Pegg, Bill Nighy

4,124 1,362
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Zombieland Emma Stone, Amber Heard, Bill Murray

3,713 692
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28 Days Later Cillian Murphy, Christopher Eccleston, Naomie Harris

2,590 592
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Night of the Living Dead George A. Romero, Duane Jones, Bill Hinzman

2,651 511
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Dawn of the Dead Ving Rhames, Ty Burrell, Kevin Zegers

2,327 781
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28 Weeks Later Rose Byrne, Idris Elba, Jeremy Renner

2,151 954
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Resident Evil Milla Jovovich, Michelle Rodriguez, Jason Isaacs

1,479 654
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Day of the Dead Sherman Howard, Jarlath Conroy, Terry Alexander

1,386 673
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The Return of the Living Dead Clu Gulager, James Karen, Linnea Quigley

1,577 787
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Army of Darkness Bridget Fonda, Bruce Campbell, Sam Raimi

1,386 473
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The Evil Dead Bruce Campbell, Sam Raimi, Ted Raimi

2,074 701
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World War Z Brad Pitt, Matthew Fox, David Morse

1,842 849
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I Am Legend Will Smith, Emma Thompson, Salli Richardson

997 291
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Night of the Living Dead Tony Todd, Bill Moseley, Patricia Tallman

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982 616
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Land of the Dead Dennis Hopper, Simon Pegg, Simon Baker

946 788
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Planet Terror Bruce Willis, Rose McGowan, Fergie

826 695
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Dead Alive Peter Jackson, Jed Brophy, Tim Balme

987 465
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Evil Dead II Bruce Campbell, Kassie DePaiva, Ted Raimi

1,006 463
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The Crazies Danielle Panabaker, Timothy Olyphant, Radha Mitchell

1,044 613
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Resident Evil: Apocalypse Milla Jovovich, Iain Glen, Sienna Guillory

938 578
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Resident Evil: Extinction Milla Jovovich, Ali Larter, Ashanti

614 596
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Return of the Living Dead Part II Mitch Pileggi, James Karen, Allan Trautman

772 434
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REC Manuela Velasco, Javier Botet, Ana Isabel Velásquez

750 639
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Dead Snow Ane Dahl Torp, Bjørn Sundquist, Vegar Hoel

700 401
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Pet Sematary Stephen King, Fred Gwynne, Denise Crosby

683 514
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Re-Animator Barbara Crampton, Jeffrey Combs, David Gale

742 400
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Quarantine Dania Ramirez, Jennifer Carpenter, Doug Jones

752 504
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Resident Evil: Afterlife Milla Jovovich, Ali Larter, Wentworth Miller

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Night of the Comet Geoffrey Lewis, Mary Woronov, Catherine Mary Stewart

658 427
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stevo200 added Warm Bodies Teresa Palmer, John Malkovich, Dave Franco

570 516
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Fido Carrie-Anne Moss, Billy Connolly, Alexia Fast

422 521
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Zombie Flesh Eaters Lucio Fulci, Richard Johnson, Tisa Farrow

432 420
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Night of the Creeps David Paymer, Dick Miller, Tom Atkins

606 395
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Resident Evil: Retribution Milla Jovovich, Ali Larter, Michelle Rodriguez

586 448
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Resident Evil: Degeneration Laura Bailey, Johnny Yong Bosch, Kari Wahlgren

445 427
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The Last Man on Earth Vincent Price, Giacomo Rossi-Stuart, Umberto Raho

397 466
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Return of the Living Dead 3 Melinda Clarke, Sarah Douglas, Pia Reyes

425 349
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Day of the Dead Mena Suvari, AnnaLynne McCord, Nick Cannon

467 408
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Slither Elizabeth Banks, Jenna Fischer, Rob Zombie

426 391
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Diary of the Dead Quentin Tarantino, Stephen King, Simon Pegg

380 404
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Pontypool Stephen McHattie, Daniel Fathers, Boyd Banks

328 463
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Cemetery Man Rupert Everett, Anna Falchi, Mickey Knox

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The Horde Andrei Panin, Maksim Sukhanov, Romuald Andrzej Klos

401 545
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Thriller Michael Jackson, Ola Ray, Vincent Price

225 77
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LaChance added The Cabin in the Woods Chris Hemsworth, Sigourney Weaver, Amy Acker

231 216
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ChrisTanakis added REC 2 Manuela Velasco, Albert Grabuleda Capdevila, Javier Botet

187 259
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City of the Living Dead Lucio Fulci, Christopher George, Catriona MacColl

246 205
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Cockneys vs Zombies Honor Blackman, Michelle Ryan, Richard Briers