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Scene from (Paramount / September 17, 2013)

It's Brad Pitt versus zombies in this effective thriller from director Marc Forster ("Quantum of Solace"), based on the novel by Max Brooks. Pitt plays a former United Nations inspector who calls his global expertise back into play while battling a mass rising of the undead in various locales around the world, his own family's safety being his long-range goal.

Mireille Enos ("The Killing") plays his wife in a cast that also includes Matthew Fox, David Morse and James Badge Dale. DVD extras: three "making-of"documentaries. *** (PG-13 and unrated versions: AS, V) (Also on Blu-ray and On Demand)

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