...writer-director editor Shinichiro Ueda’s joyous flick takes the standard low-budget horror debut route, then uses it as a jumping-off point into more original, funnier smarter areas.
...a movie that rescues the tired zombie trope – without insisting on metaphor or satire.
I’m not generally a spoiler-phobe, but I appreciate that part of the movie’s charm comes from the almost impenetrable aura of mystery that surrounds it.
...isn't just charming. It's an earnest and funny love letter to all the microbudget dreamers who use all their heart and ingenuity to make their movie...
Filled with rich characters and expert performances, this is an absolute must-see even for non-zombie fans.