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14 Small But Fascinating Details Fans Noticed In '28 Days Later'

August 13, 2020 2.1k votes 335 voters 58.9k views14 items

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28 Days Later is considered one of the great horror movies of the 21st century and is credited with kicking off the zombie movie craze of the early 2000s. The first film, however, is still one of the most popular, and as such, fans have spent years dissecting the little details for fascinating moments that many viewers missed. We collected some of the best details below.

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    The Plane Definitely Sees The Survivors At The End

    From IMDB

    In the end of the film, the pilot of the plane is speaking Finnish on the radio. The very last words he says are, "Lähetätkö helikopterin?" which means "Will you send a helicopter?"

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  • 2

    Frank Is Using A Hamper To Collect Water

    From Redditor u/liquorette

    I think the hamper was put there to show the extreme desperation for anything they can get. I’ve always loved this detail. Hopeful/hopelessness.

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    The Infected Seem Superhuman Because They Are Played By Athletes

    From IMDB

    Athletes were cast as the Infected because of how important physicality is to them. Danny Boyle felt that since athletes can do things other people can't, they would be interesting when translated into the movements of the Infected.

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    The Stopped Clocks

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