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'Wyrmwood: Road of the Dead' breathes life into zombie genre
'Wyrmwood: Road of the Dead' breathes life into zombie genre

Has every zombie story been told? Probably. Die-rise-chomp doesn't offer much variation. But there will always be a committed few who approach this popular horror subset with the enthusiasm and insouciance of successful used-car sales folk. Such is the focused, spiky humor and energy with which Australian brothers Kiah and Tristan Roache-Turner infuse "Wyrmwood: Road of the Dead." (Impressively, it's their debut: Kiah directed, both wrote.) The model they're hawking is a lively crossbreed of Peter Jackson-style gore comedy of manners (a la "Dead Alive") and "Mad Max" post-apocalypse machine punk, in which brooding antihero Barry (Jay...

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