WARM BODIES, a film which opens up in cinemas February 1st bringing a new twist to the zombie mythology. The film will try to show what happens when zombies fall in love, do they lust only for our brains, or for our hearts as well: after a zombie becomes involved with the girlfriend of one of his victims, their romance sets in motion a sequence of events that might transform the entire lifeless world.
WARM BODIES STORYThe story of WARM BODIES revolves around a boy named R (Nicholas Hoult) who is a zombie. After a zombie apocalypse, he shambles across an America filled with collapsed buildings, rusted cars, shattered windows, and abandoned high-rises. He can only grunt or moan and craves human brains to get high on their memories. After eating the brains of a teenage boy, R is overcome with love for the teen's companion, Julie Grigio (Teresa Palmer). R rescues Julie from his zombie pack and
WARM BODIES TIDBITSThe story is losely based on ROMEO AND JULIET which is why the character names are R-Romeo, Julie - Juliet, Perry - Paris, Marcus - Mercutio.... The cast also includes Dave Franco as Perry Kelvin, John Malkovich as General Grigio, Rob Corddry as M... This is actually a movie adaptation of WARM BODIES bestselling book by Isaac Marion who announced earlier this winter that he is working on a sequel to his novel. The zombies can barely talk in the film, so extensive voice-over will be used to express their thoughts!
WARM BODIES STARSCharming Nicholas Hoult has changed quite a bit since the world fell in love with him when, back as a little kid, he starred in ABOUT A BOY next to Hugh Grant.
He later on scored action roles in X-MEN: FIRST CLASS and CLASH OF THE TITANS. Later this year you will watch him as JACK THE GIANT SLAYER and next year in MAD MAX FURY ROAD and X-MEN: DAYS OF FUTURE PAST. Gorgeous Teresa Palmer was also supposed to star in MAD MAX FURY ROAD before Charlize Theron took the role of Furiosa. You will see her this year in KNIGHT OF CUPS next to Cate Blanchett and Christian Bale, and in 2014 in PARTS PER BILLION love story. Meanwhile, James' younger brother Dave Franco will be seen this year in NOW YOU SEE ME magician heist film next to Michael Caine and Morgan Freeman. John Malkovich is filming RED 2 sequel with Bruce Willis, Catherine Zeta Jones, Anthony Hopkins, Helen Mirren and David Thewlis about retired spies who come back to action.