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No More Room in Hell: Utopian Moments in the Dystopia of '28 Days Later'

Petzold, Jochen ; Heinze, Rüdiger


Abstract

Focusing on the zombie-film 28 Days Later (Danny Boyle) may at first sight seem an odd choice in the context of utopian writing, but links to utopia can in fact be drawn on various levels. Zombies, like utopia itself, can function as a means to comment on or criticize present society; the creation of zombies in 28 Days Later is linked to an utopian ideal, the elimination of rage; and the film can ...

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