Check out these 28 Days Later... quotes and see why the zombie genre got a whole fantastic shot in the arm.

Private Jones: Mitch, I fucking got one!
Corporal Mitchell: What you want a fucking sweetie? Keep shooting, you cunt!

This is what I've seen in the four weeks since infection. People killing people. Which is much what I saw in the four weeks before infection, and the four weeks before that, and before that, and as far back as I care to remember. People killing people. Which to my mind, puts us in a state of normality right now.

Major Henry West

Oh, great. Valium. Not only will we be able to go to sleep, if we get attacked in the middle of the night, we won't even care.


A man walks into a bar with a giraffe. They both get pissed. The giraffe falls over. The man goes to leave and the bartender says, "Oi. You can't leave that lyin' there." And the man says, "No. It's not a lion. It's a giraffe."


Selena: We have enough food.
Jim: Yeah, but we don't have any cheeseburgers.

I promised them women.

Major Henry West

Well, I think Bill's got a point. If you look at the whole life of the planet, we... you know, man, has only been around for a few blinks of an eye. So if the infection wipes us all out, that is a return to normality.

Sergeant Farrell

I don't want her to have to fucking cope.


He was full of plans. Have you got any plans, Jim? Do you want us to find a cure and save the world or just fall in love and fuck? Plans are pointless. Staying alive's as good as it gets.


Jim: World's worst place to get a flat, huh?
Frank: Agreed. I think we better do this quick?

Hannah: Are you trying to kill me?
Selena: No, sweetheart. I'm making you not care. Okay?

Selena: What's up?
Jim: Nothin'. Got a headache.
Selena: Bad?
Jim: Yeah, it's pretty bad.
Selena: Well, why didn't you say anything before?
Jim: Well, because I didn't think you'd give a shit.

28 Days Later imagines the zombie apocalypse in a whole new light.

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28 Days Later... Quotes

Selena: Hannah, it's OK. He's not infected.
Hannah: But I thought he was biting you.
Jim: Kissing. I was kissing her. Are you stoned?
Selena: It's a long story.

No, no. No, see, this is a really shit idea. You know why? Because it's really obviously a shit idea.