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In the dark, early days of a zombie apocalypse, complete strangers band together to find the strength they need to survive and get back to loved ones.
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Series cast summary:
Jaime King ...  Rose 7 episodes, 2019
Justin Chu Cary ...  Spears 7 episodes, 2019
Christine Lee ...  Kyungsun / ... 7 episodes, 2019
Sal Velez Jr. ...  William Velez 7 episodes, 2019
Kelsey Flower ...  Lance 7 episodes, 2019
Erika Hau ...  Carmen 6 episodes, 2019
Gwynyth Walsh ...  Barbara 4 episodes, 2019
Edsson Morales ...  Manny 4 episodes, 2019
Nyren B. Evelyn ...  Earl 4 episodes, 2019
Mustafa Alabssi Mustafa Alabssi ...  Ryan 3 episodes, 2019
Stafford Perry Stafford Perry ...  Phil 3 episodes, 2019
Nathaniel Arcand ...  Governale 3 episodes, 2019
Tom Carey ...  Bronk 3 episodes, 2019
Zoe Marlett ...  Anna 3 episodes, 2019
Aidan Fink ...  Leader 2 episodes, 2019
Brad Pajot ...  Survivalist 2 episodes, 2019
CJ Collard ...  Survivor / ... 2 episodes, 2019
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A mother, torn from her daughter, embarks upon a harrowing journey, stopping at nothing to find her. Thrust alongside a small group of American refugees, she must brave a hostile new world and make brutal decisions during the most deadly summer of a zombie apocalypse. Written by ahmetkozan

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English

Release Date:

2019 (USA) See more »

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Filming Locations:

Beiseker, Alberta, Canada See more »

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16:9 HD
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Trivia

In the first episode Barbara meets a man called Ben. This is an obvious homage to George A Romero's Night of the living dead as two of the lead characters were called Barbara and Ben. See more »

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Spun-off from Z Nation (2014) See more »

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Really enjoyed it!
14 April 2019 | by kmary0622See all my reviews

I really liked it. No, it wasn't TWD, but it was action packed and probably a more realistic depiction of how an outbreak would go, especially with fast zombies and especially in the beginning when the useless people were being weeded out. Yes, I screamed at the TV because it drove me nuts that most of these people didn't even TRY to arm themselves, but maybe that's how it would be. We have to consider the fact that this is a world where no one has every heard the word zombie, and even though these things are dangerous, the survivors are still seeing them as people. It would take some time to wrap your brain around the idea that it was okay to kill them even if they are attacking you. Regardless of what we think when watching a show like this, the average person wouldn't be able to pull the trigger and kill a person so easily.

Having said that, it seriously irritated me how stupid some of the people were and how they walked by dozens of things that could have been used as a weapon in the absence of guns. I'd personally rather carry around a lamp and try to use it to beat the things off me than walk around empty handed. Even if the lamp didn't save me, at least I tried! But really, no one had a baseball bat? Golf club? A knife from their kitchen??? What in the world?!


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