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Dawn of the Dead Plot

A group of survivors take refuge in a shopping mall after the world is taken over by aggressive, flesh-eating zombies.

Box Office

Budget : $26 mn
Box Office : $102.3 mn

Dawn of the Dead Cast

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  • remake 2004 trailer
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By Sha Shewakar

Dawn of the Dead is a 2004 American action horror film directed by Zack Snyder in his directorial debut, from a screenplay by James Gunn. A remake of George A. Romero's 1978 horror film Dawn of the Dead, it stars an ensemble cast that includes Sarah Polley, Ving Rhames, Jake Weber, and Mekhi Phifer. Scott Reiniger, Tom Savini, and Ken Foree from the original film also make cameo appearances. Set in Milwaukee, Dawn of the Dead follows a group of survivors who take refuge in an upscale suburban shopping mall during a zombie apocalypse.

Producers Eric Newman and Marc Abraham developed the film rather as a "re-envisioning" of the original Dawn of the Dead, aiming to reinvigorate the zombie...

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