Warm Bodies Synopsis
A funny new twist on a classic love story, WARM BODIES is a poignant tale about the power of human connection.
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Chicago Sun-Times

A well-paced, nicely directed, post-apocalyptic love story with a terrific sense of humor and the, um, guts to be unabashedly romantic and...
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Boston Globe

By Ty Burr
I don't know if the first zombie date flick is a step forward or backward for civilization as a whole, but I can say that Warm Bodies pulls...
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Philadelphia Inquirer

By Steven Rea
An enjoyably clever and cartoonishly gory rom-zom-com.
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Entertainment Weekly

By Lisa Schwarzbaum
At this point in the actor's career, it is pretty well impossible to tell when Malkovich is camping it up, or just being John Malkovich....
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The Hollywood Reporter

By Sheri Linden
The low gore quotient and emphasis on young love might disappoint genre purists, but for those open to the idea of a gently goofy mash-up,...
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By Bob Mondello
There's not a lot of gore - or even suspense - in Warm Bodies, and the script plays fast and loose with the zombie rules invented by "Night...
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New York Daily News

Hoult's genuinely awkward charm and Palmer's tomboyish wholesomeness disarm an audience overfamiliar with this story. The two ably...
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San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
There's one really good idea at work in Warm Bodies, which is to take "Romeo and Juliet" and mash it up with a zombie movie.
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Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
The script is too primly PG-13 to really go for it. Warm Bodies even suggests that true love can help the right zombie grow a new heart....
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USA Today

By Scott Bowles
Geared for teens who perhaps found the Twilight series too profound, Warm Bodies is an unabashed homage to that wildly successful...
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By reiterjazz
I LOVED THIS MOVIE! I am long past my teen years, and I found it to be clever, creative, warm-hearted, inspiring, witty, inventive. This is great for teens and older....

I loved this movie!

By hopevw02
Expect all that you hoped from the trailer and more! It is a witty, cute take on the zombie Apocalypse that I think anyone would enjoy! The only downside to it was the huge group that was sitting...

Warm Bodies

By movielover2b
This movie was quite a surprise and I only went because I was a lousy day weatherwise and I wanted to spend it inside. The actors in this movie did an excellent job. It was well scripted. Nicholas...

Pleasantly surprised...

By mbritton888
Although some are too far gone, many are savable. The walking dead can come back to life. The answer is grace, not guns. That'll preach, brother! Or if you prefer: Make love, not war. All told in a...

Warm Heart = Warm Body

By Geeky_Cheeky_Chick
It's been a while since I reviewed a movie and this one is perfect to start up again. I saw this with my fiance on Saturday and we both absolutely loved it! The main character is R, a zombie who wants...

A zombie chick flick??

By atesim
Hi, I wouldn't have known this was a book if it weren't for the flocks of girls holding a copy in hand while watching this movie. If you read the book, I have nothing to offer you - since I...

Romeo and Juliet, the zombie version.

I was impressed with this movie. I didn't expect much because the main character was a zombie. Some of the movie didn't make since if you have watch other zombie movies. Such as why is the main...

Warm Bodies - A Must See!

By bennenator88
While the movies' start is a little slow, it's packed with pop culture references, laughs, and great acting! With a new spin on the zombie genre, "Warm Bodies" delivers! This movie is good for ages...


By Rebeccah_May
This movie was awesome! I read the book and some things are dead on while others only a little off course. I highly recommend it, it was funny, exciting and cute. Some parts were a little slow, but...

Lukewarm Movie

By MedRed
With zombies currently all the rage, I'm not totally surprised to see a romance twisted up with "The Walking Dead." Warm Bodies is good for a few chuckles and is a movie I would describe as...

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Rated PG-13 | For Zombie violence and some language
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Despite violence, book-based zombie romance is OK for teens.
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