Film The Best 2000s Zombie Movies  

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List Rules Vote up your favorite zombie films that were released in the 2000s.

The last 10 years have been all about zombies, and these 2000s zombie movies are a big reason for that. Starting in the early 2000s, zombies certainly made a trendy comeback. That being said, what is your favorite zombie movie from the 2000s? Vote for your favorites below, and downvote any movies you don't like.

Zombie movies classics of the 00s, like Dawn of the Dead and 28 Days Later, will surely kill the competition. With their unique way of making you feel like you could "turn" at any second, could these be your favorite 2000s zombie movies?

Or maybe you're into the funniest zombie movies of the 00s? Zombieland and, of course, Shaun of the Dead, parodied your worst nightmares as the silliest 2000s zombie movies of the decade.

With so many undead movies to choose from, which of these is your greatest zombie movies pick of the 2000s?
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Cillian Murphy, Christopher Eccleston, Naomie Harris 28 Days Later is a 2002 British post-apocalyptic horror film directed by Danny Boyle. The screenplay was written by Alex Garland. The film stars Cillian Murphy, Naomie Harris, Brendan Gleeson, ...more

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Emma Stone, Amber Heard, Bill Murray Zombieland is a 2009 American zombie comedy film directed by Ruben Fleischer from a screenplay written by Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick. The film stars Jesse Eisenberg, Woody Harrelson, Emma ...more

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Martin Freeman, Simon Pegg, Bill Nighy Shaun of the Dead is a 2004 British horror comedy film directed by Edgar Wright and written by Wright and Simon Pegg, and starring Pegg and Nick Frost. Pegg plays Shaun, a man attempting to get ...more

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Rose Byrne, Idris Elba, Jeremy Renner 28 Weeks Later is a 2007 British-Spanish post-apocalyptic science fiction horror film, structured as a sequel to the 2002 critical and commercial success, 28 Days Later. 28 Weeks Later was ...more

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World War Z is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best 2000s Zombie Movies
Gilles Verachtert added Brad Pitt, Matthew Fox, David Morse World War Z is a 2013 American apocalyptic action horror film directed by Marc Forster. The screenplay by Matthew Michael Carnahan, Drew Goddard, and Damon Lindelof is from a screen story by ...more

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Ving Rhames, Ty Burrell, Kevin Zegers Dawn of the Dead is a 2004 American horror film directed by Zack Snyder in his feature film directorial debut. A remake of George A. Romero's 1978 film of the same name, it is written by James ...more

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Land of the Dead is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best 2000s Zombie Movies
Gilles Verachtert added Dennis Hopper, Simon Pegg, Simon Baker Land of the Dead is a 2005 post-apocalyptic horror film written and directed by George A. Romero; the fourth of Romero's six Living Dead movies, it is preceded by Night of the Living Dead, Dawn ...more

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Milla Jovovich, Michelle Rodriguez, Jason Isaacs Resident Evil is a 2002 German-British-French science fiction horror film written and directed by Paul W. S. Anderson. The film stars Milla Jovovich and Michelle Rodriguez. It is the first ...more

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Milla Jovovich, Ali Larter, Ashanti RESIDENT EVIL: EXTINCTION is again based on the wildly popular video game series and picks up where the last film left off. Alice (Milla Jovovich), now in hiding in the Nevada desert, once again ...more

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Milla Jovovich, Iain Glen, Sienna Guillory Resident Evil: Apocalypse is a 2004 British-Canadian apocalyptic fiction action horror film directed by Alexander Witt, from a screenplay written by producer Paul W. S. Anderson. It is the ...more

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Warm Bodies is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best 2000s Zombie Movies
thatgiantdoodie added Teresa Palmer, John Malkovich, Dave Franco Warm Bodies is a 2013 drama horror romance film written by Jonathan Levine and Isaac Marion and directed by Jonathan Levine.

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Ane Dahl Torp, Bjørn Sundquist, Vegar Hoel Dead Snow is a 2009 Norwegian zombie splatter film directed by Tommy Wirkola, starring Charlotte Frogner, Stig Frode Henriksen, Vegar Hoel, Jeppe Laursen, Evy Kasseth Røsten, Jenny ...more

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Quentin Tarantino, Stephen King, Simon Pegg Diary of the Dead is a 2007 horror film by George A. Romero. Although independently produced, it was distributed theatrically by Dimension Films and was released in cinemas on February 15, 2008 ...more

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Sophia Ellis, James Fisher, Victoria Nalder The Zombie Diaries is a 2006 British independent horror film written, produced and directed by Kevin Gates and first-time feature-filmmaker Michael Bartlett. The film was shot in a hand-held ...more

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Devon Bostick, Julian Richings, Shawn Roberts Survival of the Dead is a 2009 American horror film written and directed by George A. Romero and starring Alan van Sprang, Kenneth Welsh and Kathleen Munroe. It is the sixth entry in Romero's ...more

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Rami Hilmi, Clare-Louise English, Dominic Burgess Colin is a 2008 British zombie film written and directed by Marc Price. After a successful run in a number of film festivals, it went on to be shown at Cannes in 2009. Applauded for its success ...more

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Yuji Kishimoto Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial Junk is a Japanese Yakuza Zombie movie directed by Atsushi Muroga. Shot in 1999 and produced by Japan Home Video, it is essentially a remake of a Japanese mafia movie called "Score" ...more

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Danny Ray Cook, Jeffrey Michael, Gabrielle Gamache Biker Zombies is a 2001 horror comedy fantasy action film written by John Kerfoot and directed by Todd Brunswick.

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Yasutaka Tsutsui, Kenji Ohtsuki, Toshinori Omi Stacy is a Japanese horror comedy film, released in 2001. It is based on a novel by Kenji Ohtsuki directed by Naoyuki Tomomatsu, in which teenage girls turn into zombies.

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Jenna Jameson, Tito Ortiz, John Hawkes Zombie Strippers is a 2008 American zombie comedy film written and directed by Jay Lee, starring Robert Englund, Jenna Jameson, and Tito Ortiz and distributed by Sony Pictures Home ...more

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Dion Day, Jason Rogel, Parrish Randall The Quick and the Undead is a 2006 zombie horror film written, directed, and produced by Gerald Nott.

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Billy Zane, Argyris Thanassoulas, Andreas Kontopoulos Evil: In the Time of Heroes is a 2009 Greek zombie horror film starring Billy Zane.

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Gerard Marzilli, Lee Perkins, Christopher Karl Johnson Edges of Darkness is a 2008 American direct to video horror film directed by Jason Horton and Blaine Cade. The plot is about three interconnected tales of terror set against the backdrop of a ...more