Bristol Film Festival returns to Redcliffe Caves this Halloween with 13 classic and contemporary horror movies to sink your teeth into. Pass through our military clearance and venture deep into the caves – there have been recent unconfirmed reports of inexplicable, possibly paranormal activity within the site’s many passages and chambers, and we’d like you to go first and check for us…
We’ll be selling a selection of ales onsite from our festival beer partner Wickwar Brewing, so whether you’re a horror aficionado, a thrill-seeker, or looking for something out of the ordinary, it’s the perfect setting… if you’re brave enough to stomach the venue!
2009 | 15 | 86 mins
Four survivors of a zombie apocalypse are locked in an ongoing battle against the undead as they make their way towards a rumoured safe haven in Los Angeles. Columbus (Jesse Eisenberg) is trying to find his missing family along the way, abiding by his strict list of survival rules and zombie-fighting strategies.
Starring: Woody Harrelson | Emma Stone | Jesse Eisenberg | Bill Murray | Abigail Breslin
Director: Ruben Fleischer
Screenplay: Rhett Reese | Paul Wernick
Producer: Gavin Polone
THEY SAY: “The humor is vicious and the supporting cast is viscous. But underlying the carnage in Zombieland is a sweetly beating heart. This road movie/horror flick/dark comedy/earnest romance/action film hybrid laces a gentle drollness through all the bloody mayhem. Mostly, it’s just wicked fun.” – Claudia Puig, USA Today, 2009
WE SAY: One for those who prefer a healthy dose of dark humour with their scares, Zombieland is a slick, frenetic road trip caper, plus the added risk of the undead. It also features one of the all-time great cameos from Bill Murray, who has survived the apocalypse in a manner that only he could pull off…!