Tuesday, June 18, 2013

Marc Forster

Matthew Michael Carnahan (screenplay), Drew Goddard (screenplay)

Brad Pitt, Mireille Enos, James Badge Dale


United Nations employee Gerry Lane traverses the world in a race against time to stop the Zombie pandemic that is toppling armies and governments, and threatening to destroy humanity itself. World War Z is a 2013 apocalyptic action film. It is based on the novel of the same name by Max Brooks. The film stars Brad Pitt as Gerry Lane, a U.N. worker who must travel the world to find a way to stop the zombie pandemic that is defeating armies and collapsing governments.

W orld War Z was initially slated for release by Paramount Pictures and Skydance Productions on December 21, 2012, but in March 2012 it was pushed back to June 21, 2013, with Paramount electing to release Jack Reacher on the December 2012 date. The world premiere of World War Z was held at the Empire Cinema in Leicester Square, London on June 2, 2013. British rock band Muse, who contributed toward the film’s soundtrack, performed at the World War Z post-premiere concert at the Horse Guards Parade, to help promote the film. The film was chosen to open the 35th Moscow International Film Festival.World War Z is set to be released exclusively to Glasgow’s Grosvenor Cinema in Ashton Lane on June 19th, two days before it is launched worldwide.