1st reactions from World War Z screening hint we might be in for a surprise

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May 23, 2013, 1:39 PM EDT (Updated)

After all the rewrites and reshoots, the 2.0 version of World War Z finally had its first public screening — and the results might surprise you.

The Brad Pitt zombie epic is riding a wave of positively terrible press, after having the entire third act rewritten and reshot because the original cut essentially lacked an ending. So what’s the buzz on the first screening?

Apparently the finished product wasn’t half bad. Some initial reactions from the event have popped up on Twitter, and those in attendance seem to have been pleasantly surprised by the fact that it wasn’t terrible.

In fact, it sounds like pinch hitter Damon Lindelof might’ve actually fixed this one up quite nicely: 

After all the trouble, do you think this one could actually turn out to be pretty good?

(Via Comic Book Movie)

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