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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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Shaun of the Dead Martin Freeman, Simon Pegg, Bill Nighy

4,028 1,328
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Zombieland Emma Stone, Amber Heard, Bill Murray

3,619 673
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28 Days Later Cillian Murphy, Christopher Eccleston, Naomie Harris

2,535 576
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Night of the Living Dead George A. Romero, Duane Jones, Bill Hinzman

2,582 498
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Dawn of the Dead Ving Rhames, Ty Burrell, Kevin Zegers

2,279 759
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28 Weeks Later Rose Byrne, Idris Elba, Jeremy Renner

2,104 921
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Resident Evil Milla Jovovich, Michelle Rodriguez, Jason Isaacs

1,454 636
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Day of the Dead Sherman Howard, Jarlath Conroy, Terry Alexander

1,363 656
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The Return of the Living Dead Clu Gulager, James Karen, Linnea Quigley

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Army of Darkness Bridget Fonda, Bruce Campbell, Sam Raimi

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The Evil Dead Bruce Campbell, Sam Raimi, Ted Raimi

2,014 668
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World War Z Brad Pitt, Matthew Fox, David Morse

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I Am Legend Will Smith, Emma Thompson, Salli Richardson

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

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

930 770
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Planet Terror Bruce Willis, Rose McGowan, Fergie

810 679
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Dead Alive Peter Jackson, Jed Brophy, Tim Balme

964 455
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Evil Dead II Bruce Campbell, Kassie DePaiva, Ted Raimi

981 447
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The Crazies Danielle Panabaker, Timothy Olyphant, Radha Mitchell

1,028 595
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Resident Evil: Apocalypse Milla Jovovich, Iain Glen, Sienna Guillory

921 564
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Resident Evil: Extinction Milla Jovovich, Ali Larter, Ashanti

605 584
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Return of the Living Dead Part II Mitch Pileggi, James Karen, Allan Trautman

757 422
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REC Manuela Velasco, Javier Botet, Ana Isabel Velásquez

737 630
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Dead Snow Ane Dahl Torp, Bjørn Sundquist, Vegar Hoel

680 391
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Pet Sematary Stephen King, Fred Gwynne, Denise Crosby

674 502
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Re-Animator Barbara Crampton, Jeffrey Combs, David Gale

729 389
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Quarantine Dania Ramirez, Jennifer Carpenter, Doug Jones

741 494
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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

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

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Fido Carrie-Anne Moss, Billy Connolly, Alexia Fast

419 516
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Zombie Flesh Eaters Lucio Fulci, Richard Johnson, Tisa Farrow

426 415
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Night of the Creeps David Paymer, Dick Miller, Tom Atkins

596 383
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Resident Evil: Retribution Milla Jovovich, Ali Larter, Michelle Rodriguez

575 437
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Resident Evil: Degeneration Laura Bailey, Johnny Yong Bosch, Kari Wahlgren

392 457
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Return of the Living Dead 3 Melinda Clarke, Sarah Douglas, Pia Reyes

421 338
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Day of the Dead Mena Suvari, AnnaLynne McCord, Nick Cannon

435 421
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The Last Man on Earth Vincent Price, Giacomo Rossi-Stuart, Umberto Raho

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Slither Elizabeth Banks, Jenna Fischer, Rob Zombie

422 384
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Diary of the Dead Quentin Tarantino, Stephen King, Simon Pegg

375 396
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Pontypool Stephen McHattie, Daniel Fathers, Boyd Banks

324 454
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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

392 535
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Thriller Michael Jackson, Ola Ray, Vincent Price

227 209
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ChrisTanakis added REC 2 Manuela Velasco, Albert Grabuleda Capdevila, Javier Botet

211 72
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City of the Living Dead Lucio Fulci, Christopher George, Catriona MacColl

238 200
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Cockneys vs Zombies Honor Blackman, Michelle Ryan, Richard Briers