Cooties makes for a perfect double bill with the recently-released Scouts Guide to the Zombie Apocalypse. Both are perfectly reasonable pitches for genre flicks, although each slightly squanders the opportunities afforded to them. That said, as far as Cooties goes, it’ll always be fun to see Rainn Wilson playing a douchebag gym teacher with a penchant for murdering zombie school children. Especially when he’s obviously having so much fun himself.
From the comical to the downright terrifying zombie movies have been entertainment the masses since the 1930s. To celebrate the release of comedy zombie film Cooties, starring Elijah Wood and available on DVD, Blu-ray and digital, we look back at our five favourite zombie movies.