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This week sees the wide release of Henry Hobson's debut film Maggie, a zombie drama. The big eye-catcher here is that it stars Arnold Schwarzenegger, cast against type as a father trying to cope with the impending death of his fatally ill daughter. And for once, "cope with" doesn't mean "shoot, slice, dice and blow up people".

Abigail Breslin is no stranger to zombie movies, having been in the hit Zombieland several years ago, but the 19-year old actress is approaching the genre from a very different viewpoint in the new film Maggie. Debuting Friday in theaters and VOD, the film stars Breslin as the title character, a teenage girl who has been bitten and is slowly making an inevitable transformation.

Exclusive Interview: Arnold Schwarzenegger and Joely Richardson talk Maggie! In the somber zombie drama MAGGIE (I hesitate to call it a horror movie, because it really isn't at all), Arnold Schwarzenegger gives - as advertised - a performance unlike he's ever given before. Playing a father who must agonizingly watch as his daughter (Abigail Breslin) is slowly overtaken by a deadly disease... one that will eventually turn her into a zombie. Schwarzenegger's first real dramatic... Read More...

Arnold Schwarzenegger’s Dramatic Chops Go to Waste in ‘Maggie’ [Tribeca Review] If nothing else, Maggie deserves credit for approaching zombies from a whole new angle. While the angst of watching a loved one get infected is a common trope of the genre, it is rarely if ever the main focus of a zombie movie. But as Maggie shows, it’s a premise with great potential.

First clip from Maggie shows a very different role for Arnold Schwarzenegger Thinking about Arnold Schwarzenegger and zombies likely riles up images of a very different movie than we saw in the trailer for Henry Hobson's MAGGIE. Instead, we saw more of a character film about the relationship between a father and his daughter under the most dire of circumstances. In short, it looked very different than anything Arnold Schwarzenegger had done before. Based on a Black List screenplay... Read More...

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Maggie Trailer Stalks The Web It might bleed, but Arnie can't kill itIt’s apparently Unofficial Arnie Day on the web, as in addition to the new motion poster for Terminator Genisys, here’s the first trailer for a very different project from the man: Maggie, which also stars Abigail Breslin in the story of someone dealing with a zombie.

Lionsgate Acquires Maggie, Starring Arnold Schwarzenegger and Abigail Breslin In a preemptive deal prior to the start of the Toronto International Film Festival, Lionsgate has acquired the North American distribution rights to the apocalyptic thriller Maggie, starring Arnold Schwarzenegger, Abigail Breslin and Joely Richardson. The announcement was made by Lionsgate Co-Chief Operating Officer and Motion Picture Group President Steve Beeks and Bill Johnson and Jim Seibel, Co-Chairs of Lotus Entertainment, who produced and handled international sales.

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Lionsgate Acquires Maggie, Starring Arnold Schwarzenegger and Abigail Breslin

comingsoon.net – In a preemptive deal prior to the start of the Toronto International Film Festival, Lionsgate has acquired the North American distribution rights to the apocalyptic thriller Maggie, starring Arnold Schwarzenegger, Abigail Breslin and Joely Richardson. The announcement was made by Lionsgate Co-Chief Operating Officer and Motion Picture Group President Steve Beeks and Bill Johnson and Jim Seibel, Co-Chairs of Lotus Entertainment, who produced and handled international sales. 6 years 28 weeks ago via jetli

First Images From Zombie Family Drama Maggie Arnold Schwarzenegger cares for undead Abigail BreslinMaggie promises a very different Arnold Schwarzenegger film, with only a 12% chance that he'll be chomping on a cigar while firing a giant gun. This quieter tale of a father caring for his daughter in a terrifying situation is headed to the Toronto International Film Festival and, via Collider, we have some new pictures.

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Abigail Breslin stars as a teenager who is infected by a zombie. Arnold Schwarzenegger and Joely Richardson play her parents.
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