World War Z Movie

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Who's Involved:

James Badge Dale, Brad Pitt, Marc Forster, David Morse, Dede Gardner, J. Michael Straczynski, Matthew Fox, Mireille Enos, Matthew Michael Carnahan, Damon Lindelof, Julia Levy-Boeken, Daniella Kertesz, Ludi Boeken

Release Date:

Friday, June 21, 2013 (Nationwide)

Rating: PG-13

Runtime: 1 hr, 56 m

Plot: What's the story about?

The story revolves around United Nations employee Gerry Lane (Brad Pitt), who traverses the world in a race against time to stop a pandemic that is toppling armies and governments and threatening to decimate humanity itself

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Cast: Who stars in it?

Crew: Who's making World War Z

A look at the World War Z behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director Marc Forster last directed Disney's Christopher Robin and All I See Is You. The film's writer J. Michael Straczynski last wrote Underworld: Awakening and Ninja Assassin.


David Ellison (Rumored)
Dede Gardner
Brad Pitt

Production Companies

Appian Way Productions (Formerly In Talks)

Plan B Entertainment

Skydance Media

Production: What we know about World War Z

Key Facts

  1. Based on the novel by Max Brooks. Additional shooting is scheduled for the fall of 2012 (06/12/2012).

Filming Timeline

On or about April 24, 2013, the film was in Completed status.

MPAA rating announced; assumed completed.

On or about March 16, 2012, the film was in Post-Production status.

On or about June 30, 2011, the film was in Production status.

On or about March 17, 2011, the film was in Pre-Production status.

On or about January 29, 2009, the film was in Development status.

World War Z Release Date: When was it released?

World War Z was released in 2013 on Friday, June 21, 2013 (Nationwide release). There were 12 other movies released on the same date, including Monsters University, Compulsion and As Cool as I Am.

When will the movie be on Blu-ray & DVD?

Tuesday, September 17, 2013

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