Outlaws back in the saddle
As remakes go, this rollicking ride saddles up on the right side of the quality scale.
The charismatic cast would be fun to share a drink in a saloon with and the script honours the beloved original.
But the overabundance of clichés becomes distracting and the 12 certificate results in a lack of truly searing, largely bloodless danger. An interesting spin on the zombie genre makes for a tough – but gripping – watch.
Young debutante Sennia Nanua is a revelation as the possible saviour of mankind during an impending apocalypse.
The social commentaries bite harder than any flesh-eater and scares and mistrust align to outstanding effect.