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World War Z
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- In theaters: June 21, 2013
- On DVD or streaming: September 17, 2013
- Cast: Brad Pitt, James Badge Dale, Mireille Enos
- Director: Marc Forster
- Studio: Paramount Pictures
- Genre: Action/Adventure
- Topics: Book Characters, Monsters, Ghosts, and Vampires
- Run time: 116 minutes
- MPAA rating: PG-13
- MPAA explanation: intense frightening zombie sequences, violence and disturbing images
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