Top 10 Best Zombie Movies of All Time

Many of us have a craze to watch zombie movies sitting on a sofa at night with some hot popcorns and a relaxed mood. We have researched and included Must-watch fascinating zombie movies in our list of Top 10 Best Zombie Movies of all Time. We have included not only the horror genre of Zombie Movies but also some Comedy, Science-fiction, Romance, and so on.

Our Craze for watching zombie movies is going on increasing as there are many different types of zombie movies are coming like Zombieland which has lots of comedy with thriller, Warm Bodies with lots of Romance and the movie Is not by Human perspective, it is by Zombie perspective, isn’t it amazing? So come with us to a ride of some interesting zombie movies of all time.

Let’s take a look towards the list of Top 10 Best Zombie Movies of all Time.

10. Resident Evil (2002)

Resident Evil Top 10 Best Zombie Movies of all Time
Resident Evil (2002)

IMDB Rating: 6.7/10

Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi

Directed By: Paul W.S. Anderson

Written By: Paul W.S. Anderson

Resident Evil is a Zombie Action Horror and Sci-Fi movie written and directed by Paul W.S. Anderson. The movie stars are Milla Jovovich, Michelle Rodriguez, & Ryan McCluskey. This movie is the first movie of the Resident Evil film series which is based on Resident Evil Video Game series.

This movie follows Alice and Umbrella Corporation’s commandos who attempt to find a solution for the outbreak of the T-virus at a secret underground facility. Resident Evil movie received positive as well as mixed reviews but was a box office success, which grossed for more than $100 million worldwide. This film has five parts till now which are the following: Resident Evil: Apocalypse (2004), Resident Evil: Extinction (2007), Resident Evil: Afterlife (2010), Resident Evil: Retribution (2012), and Resident Evil: The Final Chapter (2016).

This movie portrays that a thief steals the genetically transformed T-virus and contaminates many people from that virus. Afterward, Alice awakens from temporary amnesia. She gets dressed, checks the mansion. Afterward, Alice and her colleagues fought against the zombies and try to find the cure… No more Spoilers.

9. Cargo (2017)

Cargo Top 10 Best Zombie Movies of all Time
Cargo (2017)

IMDB Rating: 6.3/10

Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi

Directed By: Ben Howling&Yolanda Ramke

Written By: Yolanda Ramke

Cargo is a sci-fi (science fiction and science fantasy) horror drama Australian movie directed by Ben Howling & Yolanda starring stars like Simone Landers, Martin Freeman, Marlee Jane McPherson-& Dobbins.

This movie was premiered at ADLFF (Adelaide Film Festival) on 6 October 2017. It was released in cinemas in Australia on 17th May 2018. Only for Australia, it was released on Netflix on 18th May 2018. This film was made in dedication to Geoffrey Gurrumul Yunupingu, who was an Aboriginal Australian singer who died on 26 July 2017 at the age of 46

The Story of the film portrays a world that is overtaken by a virus that turns people rabid in 48 hours. Andy Kay and their baby Rosie are living safely on their houseboat in Australia. They got short on food and then when Andy goes to collect some food, he gets attacked by a rabid human already inside. No more spoilers… Watch it on

8. Zombieland: Double Tap (2019)

Zombieland: Double Tap Top 10 Best Zombie Movies of all Time
Zombieland: Double Tap (2019)

IMDB Rating: 6.7/10

Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy

Directed By: Ruben Fleischer

Written By: Rhett Reese, Paul Wernick

Zombieland: Double Tap is an Action, Zombie Comedy, Adventure 2019 American movie directed by Ruben Fleischer and written by Rhett Reese, Paul Wernick starring stars like Woody Harrelson, Jesse Eisenberg, Abigail Breslin, and Emma Stone.

Zombieland: Double Tap was released on 18th October 2019 in the USA (United States of America). It was released by Sony Pictures under Columbia Pictures. This movie earned a total gross of over $122 million Worldwide.

The film story is after 10 years of Zombieland 2009 movie, the survivors Tallahassee, Columbus, Wichita, and Little Rock have become experts in disposing and identification of various Zombies. They set up their home in the White House which is abandoned. Tallahassee decides to start a family. The next morning he finds out a note from Wichita and Little Rock, who had left… No more spoilers.

7. Warm Bodies (2013)

Warm Bodies Top 10 Best Zombie Movies of all Time
Warm Bodies (2013)

IMDB Rating: 6.9/10

Genre: Comedy, Horror, Romance

Directed By: Jonathan Levine

Written By: Isaac Marion

Warm Bodies is a must-watch Zombie comedy paranormal Romantic American movie directed by Jonathan Levine and written by Isaac Marion based on a novel of Isaac Marion itself. This movie is inspired by Shakespeare’s movie Romeo and Juliet.

This film portrays the development of the relationship between Julie and “R” who is a zombie. This film shows how relations and romance develop between them throughout. Warm Bodies film is not made by a human’s perspective, this film is made by the perspective of a Zombie, which makes a plus point to Watch this awesome movie.

This film’s story starts from eight years after the Zombie Apocalypse, where “R”, is a zombie who spends all of his days wandering around an airport. While “R” and his pack of zombies, they encounter Julie and her friends. No more Spoilers…

6. Dead Snow 2 (2014)  

Dead Snow 2 Top 10 Best Zombie Movies of all Time
Dead Snow 2 (2014)

IMDB Rating: 6.9/10

Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror

Directed By: Tommy Wirkola

Written By: Tommy Wirkola, VegarHoel

Dead Snow 2 also called Dead Snow: Red vs. Dead is a Zombie Comedy Horror movie directed by Tommy Wirkolaand written by Tommy Wirkola and VegarHoel. This film is a story of a man who seeks the aid of the American zombie and discovers new techniques for fighting the zombies.

This film was released on the 12th of February in Norway and the 10th of October in the USA (United States of America). VegarHoel continues his role from the first film as the Martin, who was the sole survivor in the attack of Nazi Zombies. This film was filmed in Iceland.

This movie portrays Martin and his friends draw the ire of Nazi Zombies when they unwittingly take their gold. When Martin gets bitten by zombies on his hand, he removes his infected hand with a chainsaw. After returning gold to Nazi Zombies, he realizes that he forgets his coin. The zombies chase after him… No more Spoilers.

5. 28 Weeks Later (2007) 

28 Weeks Later
28 Weeks Later (2007)

IMDB Rating: 7.0/10

Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi

Directed By: Juan Carlos Fresnadillo

Written By: Rowan Joffe&Juan Carlos Fresnadillo

28 Weeks Later is a Zombie Horror Action and Science fiction film directed by Juan Carlos Fresnadillo and written by Rowan Joffe& Juan Carlos Fresnadillo. This movie is a portrait after events of the first film, efforts of the NATO military to get to a safe zone in London.

This movie was released by 20TH CENTURY Fox in the United Kingdom on 11th May 2007 and by Fox Atomic in the United States of America (USA). This film received positive reviews with praising performance, atmosphere & screenplay. This film grossed over $64 million and the budget was $15 million only.

The story is portrayed during the outbreak of Rage Virus when Don and his wife with four more survivors hide in a cottage situated on the outskirts of London. They hear a boy on the door pounding to get in. After some time, they realize that an infected has followed the boy. The infected who came following that boy attacks them and kills most of the survivors… No more Spoilers.

4. World War Z (2013)  

World War Z
World War Z (2013) 

IMDB Rating: 7.0/10

Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror

Directed By: Marc Forster

Written By: Matthew Michael Carnahan&Drew Goddard

World War Z is an apocalyptic (science fiction and science fantasy) Zombie Horror film directed by Marc Forster and written by Matthew Michael Carnahan & Drew Goddard. This movie starred Brad Pitt as Gerry Lane, who must have to travel the World to find out a way to stop the Zombie pandemic for protecting his family.

This movie premiered on 3rd June 2013 in London and this movie was chosen to open the 35th Moscow International Film Festival. World War Z movie was released on June 14, 2013, in LA (Los Angeles), New York, and released everywhere in the USA on 21st June 2013 in 2D and RealD 3D. This Movie is personally my favorite.

World War Z is the depiction of a former UN field agent Gerry Lane, with his wife and their two daughters are trapped in traffic in Philadelphia when the whole city is spread by zombies. They try to hide in a building till a helicopter does not arrive to rescue them. After Helicopter comes to rescue them, one of them gets killed… No more Spoilers.

3. I Am Legend (2007)

I Am Legend
I Am Legend (2007)

IMDB Rating: 7.2/10

Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama

Directed By: Francis Lawrence

Written By: Mark Protosevich&AkivaGoldsman

I Am Legend is a must-watch post-apocalyptic thriller Zombie Action American movie directed by Francis Lawrence and written by Mark Protosevich & Akiva Goldsman. This film is loosely based on the 1954 novel of “I Am Legend” by Richard Matheson. The movie stars include Will Smith as US Army virologist Robert Neville.

This film was released in the USA (United States of America) and Canada on 14th December 2007. This film was opened to the largest ever box office which was a non-Christmas film released in the USA. This movie became “7th highest grossed movie of 2007” which earned $256 million domestically and $329 million internationally. This movie got the most positive and favorable reviews.

I Am Legend movie depicts that a virus created as a cure for cancer turns lethal and kills 90% of the population (5.4 billion out of 6billion) and infects and turns 9.8% of the population (588million) into zombies called Darkseekers. These Darkseekers are extremely to UV rays (Ultra-violet) of Sunlight. Will Smith tries to escape from them and tries to find a cure… No more Spoilers.

2. Train to Busan (2016)

Train to Busan
Train to Busan (2016)

IMDB Rating: 7.6/10

Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller

Directed By: Sang-Ho Yeon

Written By: Joo-Suk Park& Sang-ho Yeon

Train to Busan is the Thriller Action Horror South-Korean zombie movie directed by Sang-hoYeon and written by Joo-Suk Park & Sang-hoYeon. This film is mostly on a train to Busan, where suddenly a Zombie Apocalypse breaks out in the country and the passengers get threatened.

This movie was premiered on 13th May in the Midnight Screening Section of the 2016 Cannes Film Festival. This movie broke a record of being the first from many South-Korean zombie movies to break the record of an audience of over 10 million theatergoers. Train to Busan starred Gong Yoo and Jung Yu-mi who have appeared in many films like “The Crucible” 2011 film and so on. 

Train to Busan movie depicts Seok-woo, who is a fund manager, workaholic, and a divorced father. His Little daughter Su-an wants to spend her birthday with her mother who stays in Busan. He decides to complete Su-an’s wish to spend her birthday with her mother. They board to Busan. As the train starts, an infected woman becomes a zombie and attacks a train attendant… No more Spoilers. This is the number 2 top-rated IMDb movie in our list Top 10 Best Zombie Movies of all Time.

1. Shaun of the Dead (2004)

Shaun of the Dead
Shaun of the Dead (2004)

IMDB Rating: 7.9/10

Genre: Comedy, Horror

Directed By: Edgar Wright

Written By: Simon Pegg, Edgar Wright

Shaun of the Dead is the Comedy, Zombie Horror movie directed by Edgar Wright and written by Simon Pegg and Edgar Wright. Simon Pegg is a star in the film as Shaun. Shaun along with friend Ed is unaware of the Zombie Apocalypse, and afterward, they try to attempt to take refuge in a local pub.

This movie was premiered on 29th March 2004 in London and was released theatrically on 9th April 2004 in the United Kingdom and on 24th September in the USA. This movie grossed for over $30 million which was great at that time and the budget of the movie was $6 million. Shaun of the Dead movie was ranked third on Channel 4 on the list of 50 Greatest Comedy Films.

Shaun of the Dead movie depicts Shaun, an electronic salesman, disrespected by his colleagues, dumped by his girlfriend, and Heartbroken. He gets drunk with his friend Ed. By morning, full London is overwhelmed by Zombie Apocalypse, Shaun and his friend Ed notice two zombies in their garden, but somehow they manage to beat them to death by shovel and cricket bat… No more Spoilers. This is the number 1 top-rated IMDb movie in our list Top 10 Best Zombie Movies of all Time.

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