STUDIOCANAL are ‘eaven and ‘ell chuffed to announce that ‘orror comedy ‘Cockneys vs Zombies’ will be available on DVD & Blu-Ray from 29th October.
Cockneys vs Zombies follows a group of plucky cousins as they try to rob a bank to save their grandparents care home from developers. Little do they know, whilst they’re cleaning out the vault, zombies as cleaning up the east end and shuffling towards Bow Bells’ care home with an appetite for OAPs.
Starring a host of Britain’s finest acting talent including; Honor Blackman (Goldfinger, ‘The Avengers’, Bridget Jones’s Diary), Rasmus Hardiker (Starter for 10, I Want Candy, ‘Saxondale’), Harry Treadaway (Fish Tank, Control), Michelle Ryan (18.104.22.168, ‘Bionic Woman’), Ashley ‘Bashy’ Thomas (22.214.171.124, Shank), Jack Doolan (Cemetery Junction, ‘The Green Green Grass’) and Alan Ford (Snatch, Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels). Cockneys vs. Zombies is written by James Moran (‘Torchwood’, Severance) and directed by Partizan’s Matthias Hoene.
Cockneys vs. Zombies is a new breed of zombie adventure filled with equal edge-of-your-seat-tension and rocking-in-your-seat-with-laughter moments. If you ever wanted to see how a zimmer frame could turn into a lethal weapon, pick up Cockneys vs. Zombies on DVD or Blu-Ray on 29th October 2012, released by STUDIOCANAL.
When you’re robbing a bank, a zombie invasion makes things a lot harder.
As contractors at an East London building site unlock a 350 year old vault of seriously hungry zombies, our hapless team of wanna-be bank robbers are in the wrong place at the right time. Katy (Michelle Ryan), Andy (Harry Treadaway), Terry (Rasmus Hardiker) and bank robbing “experts” Mental Mickey (Ashley ‘Bashy’ Thomas) and Davey Tuppence (Jack Doolan) find themselves the unlikely heroes of a zombie attack.
Equipped with all the guns and ammo they can carry, it’s up to the gang to save not only their grandparents but the East End from Zombie-Armageddon. When it’s the living vs. the undead… it’s Cockneys vs. Zombies.
Cockneys Vs. Zombies stars Harry Treadaway, Michelle Ryan, Rasmus Hardiker, Ashley Thomas, Georgia King, Jack Doolan, Honor Blackman,Alan Ford, Richard Briers and Dudley Sutton
Available Extras – DVD &Blu-Ray
Behind the Scenes: – The Maguire Brothers – 4’ 35’’
– The Bank Robbery – 3’ 25’’
– The Care Home – 3’
– At The Docks – 2’ 50’’
– Special Effects – 3’ 40’
– The Filmmakers – 5’
– Andy TV – 1’ 30’’
Zombie School – 4’ 09’’
Trailer – 2’ 20’’
Cockneys Vs Zombies Will be released by Studiocanal in UK&Ireland, October 29th, read our review here