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Parents' Guide to

The Walking Deceased

By Jeffrey Anderson, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 18+

Rotten, ugly, hateful, and highly unfunny zombie spoof.

Movie R 2015 88 minutes
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A Lot or a Little?

What you will—and won't—find in this movie.

Community Reviews

age 16+

Based on 2 parent reviews

age 18+

Not for kids, duh.

If you let your kids watch The Walking Dead, still pre-watch this movie. It's hilarious, but not only will kids not get 90% of the references but they have too many other age appropriate movies out there. We love this movie.

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much swearing
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking
age 14+

Worst movie I've ever seen...

...and I've seen some pretty terrible movies. Don't bother with this one. I stopped watching after 10 minutes.

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much sex
Too much swearing
Too much consumerism
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say: (2 ):
Kids say: Not yet rated

Spoofing The Walking Dead, Warm Bodies, and (sort of) Zombieland, THE WALKING DECEASED is about as witless as they come. First of all, it doesn't exactly parody or spoof anything, rather copying notable moments from other zombie films and TV shows and throwing in some bad jokes. It fails to generate even one laugh, and it never once questions the popularity of zombies in today's culture.

And the "jokes" are absolutely bottom-of-the-barrel, mainly consisting of juvenile, locker-room one-liners based on fears of homosexuality, heterosexuality, and women. Jokes about a boy running a strip club are perhaps the lowest. Female characters are consistently mocked or objectified, and the male characters are ugly, selfish, and stupid. Plus, on a technical level, the movie looks horrible, with rushed editing and short-attention-span camerawork that looks like it can't wait to sneak away from this rotten movie and film something worthwhile. A one-star rating is too high, but it's the lowest we can give.

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