AMONG THE LIVING (2021) Review of British infection horror

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‘Don’t run. Don’t scream. Don’t bleed’
Among the Living is a 2021 British horror film about two siblings struggling to survive in the aftermath of a deadly outbreak.

Written and directed by Rob Worsey making his feature film debut (shorts: Bee Sting; Red Light; Black Belt Brian and Another’s Eyes).

The Relic Films production stars Dean Michael Gregory, George Newton, Melissa Worsey, Leon Worsey, Emily Rose Holt, Alexander King, Gary Stead, Emma Wise and Rob Humphries.

Plot synopsis:
Stranded in the countryside in the aftermath of a deadly outbreak, older brother Harry fights to protect his younger sister, Lily, while he desperately searches to find refuge with their father. Harry and Lily are determined to survive their journey as they strive to avoid an infected population with a thirst for blood as well as the greater threat of other survivors…


In the US, Among the Living was released theatrically by Epic Pictures via their Dread imprint in select locations on September 30, 2022. The film was released On-Demand (VOD) on October 4 – rent or buy via Amazon Prime – and on Blu-ray on November 8.

YouTube reviews:


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Technical specs:
1 hour 25 minutes
Aspect ratio: 1.9:1


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