ZOMBIE

  • Officials order Ohio man to take down zombie Nativity scene Yesterday

    A suburban Cincinnati man's zombie-themed Nativity scene has caused quite a stir in his neighborhood, with some considering it a holiday treat. But others see a nightmare before Christmas. Responding to two anonymous complaints, officials in Ohio's Sycamore Township said on Tuesday they have ordered Jasen Dixon to take down his...
  • Why didn't JK Rowling feature zombies ever in the 'Harry Potter' series? 2 days ago

    London: J K Rowling did not feature zombies in her 'Harry Potter' books because she is a huge fan of Michael Jackson's 'Thriller' where the 'King of Pop' danced as a zombie. J K Rowling updated her latest entry on the 'Harry Potter' publishing website Pottermore where she talks about animated...
  • Woman in zombie costume charged twice for drunken driving within three hours October 30, 2014

    Gates, NY: Police say a woman wearing a zombie costume and makeup was charged with drunken driving twice within three hours after attending an upstate New York bar's "zombie prom" party. Police in the town of Gates tell the Democrat and Chronicle of Rochester that 26-year-old Catherine Butler, of Rochester, was...
  • Santa Claus won't be the same again: Drunken Santa zombie breaks into a home, scares owners October 15, 2014

    St. Paul, Minn.: Police have cited a 21-year-old man they say entered a St. Paul home drunk and dressed as a Santa Claus zombie, terrifying a 16-year-old girl who locked herself in a bathroom. St. Paul police said Monday the University of St. Thomas student was cited for trespassing and taken...
  • In one of the most bizarre marriage proposals ever, 50 zombies attacked this couple! May 28, 2014

    Normally, you'd choose the best locales to propose to your girlfriend, but what this man did was insane. Claire Hulse thought it was a romantic walk along the banks of River Mersey with boyfriend Brian Tollady in Liverpool when 50 zombies started closing in on them. Just like a scene out...
  • A new perfume, 'Eau De Death' or death cologne, prepares you for zombie apocalypse by helping you smell like a rotting body March 28, 2014

    A die-hard perfume lover? Trying this 'death cologne' needs real guts. By mixing a combination of three disgusting smells, a Nebraska-based chemist claims she can create 'Eau De Death' that mimics the smell of rotting human flesh! The three compounds are putrescine, cadaverine and Methanethiol. While putrescine and cadaverine are emitted by...
  • 3 seasons of 'The Walking Dead' has made Lauren Cohan more subdued March 27, 2014

    New York: Spending your days killing zombies apparently takes its toll. Actress Lauren Cohan said being on AMC's 'The Walking Dead' for three seasons has had an effect on her. "My temperament has changed since I've been on the show because of being immersed in this dark material all the time," Cohan...
  • Michigan college offers course in zombies, apocalypse February 11, 2014

    Mount Pleasant: Some Central Michigan University students are getting schooled in the undead this semester, thanks to a religion course that's exploring apocalyptic themes in biblical texts, literature and pop culture. Philosophy and religion faculty member Kelly Murphy says she always wanted to teach a course on apocalyptic literature, and she...
  • Good, bad, invisible: Movies you watched, missed in MarchApril November 18, 2013

    New Delhi: As the year 2013 nears its end, we give you an insight into Bollywood films both the hits and misses at the box office. While many films were trashed by critics, there have been a few that proved lucky for the industry and raked in the moolah....
  • Brad Pitt's son Maddox makes acting debut in 'World War Z' June 20, 2013

    Los Angeles: Superstar Brad Pitt has revealed that his 11yearold son Maddox has made a cameo appearance in Marc Forster's apocalypse movie 'World War Z'. The actor reveals his son gets shot in the head multiple times in the movie. The father of six, who takes on the role as...
  • I need 10 years more to learn before thinking about direction: Vir Das June 7, 2013

    'Go Goa Gone' is a zombiecomedy film which has a special appearance by Saif Ali Khan. The film stars Kunal Kemmu, Vir Das, Anand Tiwari and Puja Gupta in pivotal roles, and is based on the audacious adventures of three friends. Actor Vir Das joined IBNLive readers for an interaction...
  • 10 ways to save yourself from a backyard zombie attack May 10, 2013

    New Delhi: Thirty years ago, walking through a graveyard would be the high point of a Ramsay film with interesting creatures of the night waking up from slumber to prowl on unsuspecting humans. But with advent of new technology, young writers and globalisation, the human race now has to guard...
  • Hate Mondays? 'Khoon choos le' is your song then April 22, 2013

    New Delhi: We all hate Mondays, don't we? Composer duo SachinJigar's new track 'Khoon choos le' captures the feelings attached to the first day of the week. 'Khoon choos le' is from the upcoming film 'Go Goa Gone', codirected by Raj Nidimoru and Krishna DK. "The film targets youth, it's urban and...
  • 'Go Goa Gone' decodes world of zombies: Kunal Kemmu April 8, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Kunal Kemmu, who will soon be seen in zombie thriller 'Go Goa Gone', says the film answers all the relevant questions related to zombies. "We know there are a lot of people in our country who haven't seen such (zombie) films. What are zombies? How do they become a...
  • 'Rise of the Zombie' review: Monotony kills the novelty April 5, 2013

    Cast: Luke Kenny, Kirti Kulhari, Ashwin Mushran, Benjamin Gilani Directors: Devaki Singh, Luke Kenny Being a zombie means reaching a state where the subconscious starts ruling the body in a way in which the living being turns into a walking dead. The body doesn't die which gives weapons like gun, dagger and...
  • Tweet Review: Luke Kenny's 'Rise of the Zombie' April 5, 2013

    New Delhi: Ramsay Brothers contributed a lot in establishing horror as a sough after genre in the Hindi film industry, and they experimented with different versions of ghosts in their film. Though zombies were also a part of their films in different forms but they never based an entire film...
  • Friday releases: 'Chashme Baddoor', 'Rise of the Zombie' releases April 5, 2013

    For the first time, a digitally restored version of the original film and its remake 'Chashme Baddoor' are hitting screens on the same day. Also, India's first zombie film 'Rise of the Zombie' will be released today. ...
  • 'Rise of the Zombie': How a zombie is born April 4, 2013

    New Delhi: Bollywood has experimented with ghosts and spirits for years in innumerable films, making the horror genre quite popular. But it seems that Indian directors are now ready to take the horror genre to a new level for the Indian audiences by introducing them to zombies. Luke Kenny, who was...
  • Buddy film vs Zombie drama at box office this Friday April 2, 2013

    New Delhi: 'Chashme Baddoor', a remake of 1981 film, about three friends will release alongside 'Rise Of The Zombie', touted as the country's first Zombie horror thriller this Friday. Directed by David Dhawan and produced by Viacom 18 Motion Pictures, the new 'Chashme Baddoor' features Ali Zafar, Siddharth, Taapsee Pannu...
  • 'World War Z' has become too political: Brad Pitt March 31, 2013

    London: Actor Brad Pitt says that his upcoming zombie film 'World War Z', which will release this summer, has ended up becoming "too political". The 49yearold, who serves as an actor and producer on the movie, realises that the movie became "bogged down" in its initial political message, reported Digital...
  • Go Goa Gone: Antitobacco NGO objects to posters of Saif's film March 29, 2013

    Panaji: Actorproducer Saif Ali Khan has earned the ire of an antitobacco watchdog with the posters of his upcoming film 'Go Goa Gone' where he is seen smoking a cigar. National Organisation for Tobacco Eradication (NOTE) has asked Khan, who is acting in the film as well as producing it, to...
  • Watch: First look of 'Go Goa Gone' March 28, 2013

    'Go Goa Gone' is a zombie comedy directed by Raj Nidimoru and Krishna DK. Actor Saif Ali Khan plays a zombie hunter in the film. Here's the first look of the movie. ...
  • 10 things we expect from pioneering Indian zombie cinema March 26, 2013

    New Delhi: As India's first zomcom or zombie comedy hits the screens on May 10, 2013, it expects to cater to a mountain of expectations from audiences attuned to a genre Hollywood has popularised worldwide through a series of cult movies. 'Go Goa Gone' competes with the 'Rise of the Zombie'...
  • I want to explore the zombie genre: Suparn Verma February 23, 2013

    Mumbai: Director Suparn Verma, who is gearing up for the release of his horror film 'Aatma', is eager to explore the zombie genre in future. "I would definitely want to make a zombie film. Zombie films certainly have a bright future, there are 'Go Goa Gone' and Luke Kenny's 'Rise...
  • 'Rise of the Zombie' Trailer: The secret is out February 10, 2013

    New Delhi: The first trailer of 'Rise of the Zombie' is out. Directed by Luke Kenny, Devaki Singh, the film stars Luke Kenny, Kirti Kulhari, Ashwin Mushran and Benjamin Gilani in the lead roles. ...
  • India's first zombie horror film out on Feb 22 December 24, 2012

    New Delhi: 'Rise Of The Zombie', India's first Zombie horror thriller, codirected by Devaki Singh and Luke Kenny, will release Feb 22 next year. The film is about Neil Parker (Luke), a passionate wildlife photographer who pays more attention to wildlife than his own life. As a result, his relationship with...
  • Zombies are the USP of 'Go Goa Gone': Kunal Khemu July 7, 2012

    New Delhi: The Khan surname often works well at the Bollywood box office, and actor Kunal Khemu, whose next film 'Go Goa Gone' is being produced by Saif Ali Khan, hopes the association creates wonders for his movie as well. Is he trying to cash in on Saif's Khan surname? "Well yes,...
  • After gory incidents, online 'zombie' talk grows June 4, 2012

    Tampa: First came Miami: the case of a naked man eating most of another man's face. Then Maryland, a college student telling police he killed a man, then ate his heart and part of his brain. It was different in New Jersey, where a man stabbed himself 50 times and threw...
  • Saif, Abhay in battle of the zombies July 2, 2011

    Mumbai: The fascination of Indian audiences with ghosts, specters and ghouls will now be extended to zombies as two zomcoms Saif Ali Khanproduced Go Goa Gone and Abhay Deolstarrer Shaadi of the Dead are set to go on floor at the same time. Shor in the City codirectors Raj...
  • New forms of 'zombie ant' fungi discovered March 14, 2011

    San Francisco: Scientists have discovered four types of fungus in the Brazilian rainforest that can take control of ants. These zombie fungi alter the behaviour of the Carpenter ant and kill the insect in a spot where the fungus has ideal conditions for its spores. The fungi were found in the Brazilian...