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zombify

(ˈzɒmbɪˌfaɪ)
vb (tr) , -fies, -fying or -fied
1. (Alternative Belief Systems) occult folklore to turn into a zombie
2. to make zombielike

zom•bi•fy

(ˈzɒm bəˌfaɪ)
v.t. -fied, -fy•ing.
to turn (someone) into a zombie.
[1980–85]
zom`bi•fi•ca′tion, n.
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It's brought to zombified life by feasting on the creative blood of far superior films such as Pixar's Incredibles and Hotel Transylvania - sequels to which are out this summer.
But then we discover the dead mother experienced electricity going haywire, strange music and was in a zombified trance when she killed herself, so it's a supernatural drama-slash-whodunit.
But, now the dust after the row has settled, I believe it's better to stick to your guns and interrupt their virtual worlds, rather than leaving them gawping at a screen for hours, leaving them zombified as a result.
Special effects-laden destruction, including eerie scenes of crowds running for their lives through the streets of London, is peppered with intense combat sequences involving the eponymous villain's zombified underlings.
And she loved it and couldn't put it down - not in the zombified way that so enrages some of the older generations, but with genuine glee and excitement at being able to text her friends and share cute pictures of puppies and the like.
In a scene which took place in a graveyard, a zombified Swift is seen in front of a tombstone which bears the name "Nils Sjoberg," the pseudonym she used while co-writing Harris' "This Is What You Came For.
The Guardian, who I wouldn't peg for liking this kind of film, was effusive , describing Dunkirk as Nolan's "best film so far" and stating, "This is a powerful, superbly crafted film with a story to tell, avoiding war porn in favour of something desolate and apocalyptic, a beachscape of shame, littered with soldiers zombified with defeat, a grimly male world with hardly any women on screen.
The Mummy has the cautious air of the first film in a hoped-for new 'universe', never quite committing to wacky comedy -- not only does Nick have an earnest conversation with his zombified best friend, they also meet in a ladies' toilet with irate women knocking on the door -- and never quite convincing as a proper vehicle for Tom Cruise, either.
Special effects-laden destruction is peppered with combat sequences involving the villain's zombified underlings.
Lethal highs put people into a zombified state - they become lethargic, slow to respond and are sometimes completely unresponsive.
Vocal fireworks were left for the zombified versions of the characters' party pieces--Lucia's "Mad Scene" and "Vissi d'arte," for example.
While searching an abandoned elementary school, TV weather girl Terri Morales is devoured by a group of zombified children.