For the novel, see World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War.
World War Z
World War Z
Title: World War Z
Directed by: Marc Forster
Written by: Matthew Michael Carnahan; Drew Goddard; Damon Lindelof; J. Michael Straczynski
Produced by: David Ellison; Marc Forster; Dana Goldberg; Tim Headington; Graham King; Paul Schwake; Brad Simpson
Music by: Marco Beltrami
Cinematography: Ben Seresin
Edited by: Roger Barton; Matt Chesse
Distributed by: Skydance Productions
Paramount Pictures
Released: June 21st, 2013
Rating: PG-13
Running time: 116 min.
Country: USA
Language: English
Budget: $190,000,000 [1][2]
Gross: $202,359,711 (US) [1]
$540,007,876 (Worldwide) [1][2]

World War Z is a major American feature film of the zombie apocalypse and survival horror subgenres. It is loosely based on the 2006 novel World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War by author Max Brooks. The film adaptation was directed by Marc Forster with a screenplay written by Matthew Michael Carnahan, Drew Goddard, and Damon Lindelof. Noted comic book and novel scribe J. Michael Straczynski also had a hand in crafting the story treatment. The film was produced by Paramount Pictures and Skydance Productions and released theatrically in the United States on June 21st, 2013. The movie stars Brad Pitt as the central protagonist Gerry Lane, with Mireille Enos as his wife, Karin Lane, Daniella Kertesz as an Iraqi soldier called Segen, James Badge Dale as United States Army Ranger Captain Speke, Ludi Boeken as Mossad director Jurgen Warmbrunn and Fana Mokoena as the UN Deputy Secretary General, Thierry Umutoni.

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  • At its widest release, World War Z was screened in 3,607 theaters. [2]
  • World War Z closed out of theaters on October 10th, 2013. It had been in theatrical release for a total of sixteen weeks (112 days). [2]

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Zombie films

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