Gore-filled trailer for Cockneys vs Zombies: watch now

"Get the f**k out of my East End!"

Cockneys vs. Zombies has released a new red-band trailer in which a horde of the undead go toe to toe with a posse of jellied eel quaffing, convoluted rhyme spouting Eastenders.

Written by Severance scribe James Moran, this claret-spattered tear-up between the living and the nearly-dead sees Michelle Ryan, Alan Ford and Richard Briers tooling up to protect their corner of the capital from a plague of zombies.

Ford clearly has designs on pinching every scene he's in, channeling Brick Top's psychotic charm to superb effect. Briers is also a highlight, playing a dopey old codger who doesn't seem even remotely phased by the arrival of the brain-munching beasties.

Take a look at the new trailer, below…

Alright, so it's nothing we haven't seen before in Shaun Of The Dead et al, but there do look to be a few fresh ideas on show here, with Briers' Zimmer frame assisted escape from a shambling aggressor probably the pick of the bunch.

Directed by Matthias Hoene, Cockneys vs. Zombies opens in the UK on 31 August 2012, and will receive its world premiere at FrightFest on 23 August. Fancy going? You can snap up tickets here!

What do you think of the new trailer? Tell us, below!


    • ChrisWootton

      Aug 6th 2012, 12:17

      Looks bad.. I thought Richard Briers was dead? Apparently not

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    • taylor1970

      Aug 6th 2012, 17:09

      looks like the best film ever made. great cast

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    • ChrisWootton

      Aug 7th 2012, 12:38

      Ha love it.. the perfect film for splitting audiences straight down the middle

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    • Aberskene

      Aug 7th 2012, 19:17

      Looks f*****g ridiculous...I'll be watching it :)

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    • FBJRider

      Aug 8th 2012, 23:48

      I prefer Shaun of the Dead based solely on the fact that it didn't have cockneys.

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