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World War Z
Director: Marc Forster (Dir)
Release Date:   2013
Premiere Information:   Los Angeles and New York openings: 21 Jun 2013
Duration (in mins):   116
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Cast:   Brad Pitt (Gerry Lane)  
    Mireille Enos (Karen Lane)  
    James Badge Dale (Speke)  
    Daniella Kertesz (Segen)  
    Matthew Fox (Parajumper)  

Production Company: Plan B Entertainment  
Distribution Company: Paramount Pictures  
Director: Marc Forster (Dir)
Producer: Brad Pitt (Prod)
  Dede Gardner (Prod)
  Jeremy Kleiner (Prod)
  Ian Bryce (Prod)
Writer: Matthew Michael Carnahan (Scr)
  Drew Goddard (Scr)
  Damon Lindelof (Scr)
  Matthew Michael Carnahan (Story)
  J. Michael Straczynski (Story)
Photography: Ben Seresin (Dir of photog)
Art Direction: Nigel Phelps (Prod des)
Film Editor: Roger Barton (Ed)
  Matt Chessé (Ed)
Music: Marco Beltrami (Mus)
MPAA Rating: PG-13
Country: United States
Language: English

Source Text: Based on the novel World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War by Max Brooks (New York, 2006).
Authors: Max Brooks

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Genre: Horror

Bibliographic Sources:   Date   Page
Los Angeles Times   21 Jun 2013   p. 1.
New York Times   21 Jun 2013   p. 1.

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