What is the ultimate zombie movie? Cast your vote

Left to right: Brad Pitt is Gerry Lane, Abigail Hargrove is Rachel Lane, and Mireille Enos is Karin Lane in WORLD WAR Z, from Paramount Pictures and Skydance Productions in association with Hemisphere Media Capital and GK Films.

Left to right: Brad Pitt is Gerry Lane, Abigail Hargrove is Rachel Lane, and Mireille Enos is Karin Lane in WORLD WAR Z, from Paramount Pictures and Skydance Productions in association with Hemisphere Media Capital and GK Films.

Brad Pitt’s “World War Z,” opening this week nationwide, seeks to be the ultimate zombie movie.

Does it succeed?

That — and plenty of decayed, flesh-dripping corps — remains to be seen.

What other contenders are there for the title of “Ultimate Zombie Movie”?

The classic “Dawn of the Dead” or its send up “Shawn of the Dead”? “28 Days Later”? “Warm Bodies”? Or something we haven’t thought of yet?

Post your pick for best, worse or favorite zombie film and let us know why.

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