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Cockneys vs. Zombies
This bloody good zom-com stands out from the crowd of zombies recently invading our screens.
"...Living Dead at the Manchester Morgue, this bloody good zom-com (and Fantastic Fest 2012 favorite) from the UK posits..."

Aug. 2, 2013 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

A hilarious script and seamless performances make this a quite tasty zomcom.
"...Amber Heard. No spoilers here, but first things first: Zombieland (which had its world premiere during Fantastic Fest) has..."

Oct. 2, 2009 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Quasars, Photons, and Clint Black
Pataphysics gets weird
"...Former Zom Zom and Old-Timer Patrick Healy sounds off about his..."

Feb. 9, 2007 Music Post by Audra Schroeder

Zom Zoms
Record review
"...Zom Zoms..."

May 12, 2006 Music Review by Greg Beets

Warm Bodies
Last time in the director’s chair, Jonathan Levine made the feel-good cancer movie 50/50; now he's back with a clever and heartfelt zombie rom-com.
"...of Warm Bodies is that the same questions keep zombies up at night, too...."

Feb. 1, 2013 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Rammbock: Berlin Undead
This wackily despairing horror film from Germany is chock-full o' blood and guts.
"...dead to reality itself. Well, that would doubtless be zom-father George Romero's ever-politicized take on the pitiful current state..."

April 29, 2011 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Business Deal
Shun the Handshake
"...acts that's included (past and presently) Cavedweller (Michener's band), Zom Zoms, Teenage Dog, Gene Defcon, the Charles Potts Magic..."

Oct. 19, 2007 Music Feature by Audra Schroeder

Synth Party!
The third Austin Analog Synth Party bleeps Saturday.
"...Austin Analog Synth Party goes down. Organized by former Zom Zom Chad A., synth-heads are encouraged to bring their..."

Oct. 11, 2007 Music Post by Audra Schroeder

Quasitropic Dexadreams
Various artists
"...variations on retro-electropop or minimalist new wave decadence. The Zom Zoms' "Race of Zom Zoms" stands out on the..."

Nov. 4, 2005 Music Review by Greg Beets

Business Deal Top 40 of 2005
Record review
" the Old-Timerz, makes solo appearances, as does the Zom Zoms' Pat, who also plays in the Telephone Company..."

July 1, 2005 Music Review by Audra Schroeder

Naked City
Pfluger extension may run through middle of Seaholm- area project
"...alongside other upcoming Downtown high-rise development such as the "ZOM" project – a 260-foot structure planned for the old..."

Dec. 24, 2004 News Feature by Daniel Mottola

Zom Zoms
Texas platters
"...Zom ZomsOne Brain If you're gonna go with goofy, synth-driven..."

Oct. 22, 2004 Music Review by Darcie Stevens

July Is Crime Month: The Crime Blotter, Week 3
A curated guide to unlawful activities around town July 15-21
"...Hot Fuzz In their follow-up to zom-com Shaun of the Dead, director Edgar Wright, screenwriter/co-star Simon..."

July 15, 2019 Arts Post by Robert Faires

DVDanger: What to Watch This Halloween
Part I: Slugs, zombies, and one-night stands
"...Mikkelsen takes the classic home invasion aspect of the zombie thriller and refracts it through a Nordic lens...."

Oct. 30, 2016 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Trailer Park Goes Big
'Ender's Game,' 'The World's End,' and 'The Butler'
"...Nebula Award, Edgar Wright won multiple awards for his zom-rom-com screenplay, and the cast of The Butler is one..."

May 9, 2013 Screens Post by Monica Riese

The Q&A Hole: Superhero Movie Redux
I knew that ol' Lazarus pit would come in handy one of these days …
"...more road comedies? Do we need more rom-coms? More zom-rom-coms? Do we need more indie walk-and-talks? Are we fast..."

Feb. 18, 2013 Books Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

Rare Exports: A Christmas Tale
"...Lynch has the toughest challenge as he also helms "Zom-B-Movie," the framing mechanism set on the last night at..."

Dec. 23, 2011 Screens Review by Richard Whittaker

He Needed a Hero
A regular schlub turns caped crusader in James Gunn's Super
"...Dead (scripted by Gunn) not only featured a stillborn zom-baby but managed to end on an even more downbeat..."

March 11, 2011 Screens Feature by Marc Savlov

"...Zom Zoms expat Pat Healy helms the vocals as Pataphysics,..."

April 11, 2008 Music Review by Audra Schroeder

SXSW 08 Gets Bloody
SXSW establishes it horror credentials.
"...Last year's 'Round Midnight saw early screenings of Severance, zom-com Fido, the Peter Jackson-sanctioned Black Sheep and the U.S...."

Feb. 12, 2008 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Friday Sleepers
SXSW Music Fest preview guide
"...8:35pm, Flamingo Cantina In the rich tradition of electro-cuties Zom Zoms, Xiu Xiu, et al., this Winter Park, Fla.,..."

March 16, 2007 Music Feature

Halloween tricks and treats from the Rolling Stones, Pet Shop Boys, White Ghost Shivers, and Palm School Choir, while yet another Austin outdoor festival is born
"...Milwaukee Famous, When Dinosaurs Ruled the Earth, and the Zom Zoms round out Austin's 2006 delegation...."

Oct. 27, 2006 Music Column by Christopher Gray

Hey Sailor! You Here for a Conference?
The Gay Place polls Austin’s GLBTeratti, who welcomes you with open arms and tells you what’s hot about our town
"...B. any Zom Zoms show;..."

March 10, 2006 Features Feature by Kate X Messer

Towers in the Pipeline
"...Fifth and West (across from Austin City Lofts) / ZOM Austin LP..."

Nov. 11, 2005 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Wednesday Sleepers
SXSW Picks & Sleepers
"...offers another glimpse into his weird universe. – Audra SchroederZOM ZOMS1am, Chuggin' Monkey How Zolo can you get? This..."

March 11, 2005 Music Feature

The Human Factor
Edgar Wright, Simon Pegg, and Nick Frost on romantic zomedy 'Shaun of the Dead'
"...In these salad days of the reanimated zombie genre, who'd have thought that the best of the..."

Sept. 24, 2004 Screens Feature by Spencer Parsons

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