Famous names: Danny Boyle, Cillian Murphy, Christopher Eccleston
Crunchy goodness: 5
Life lesson: Sometimes one rogue military unit is worse than a nation of zombies.
Sight you'll never unsee: Cillian Murphy poking out Christopher Eccleston's eyes with his bare hands.
Design breakthrough: Boyle revolutionized the zombie genre by turning the traditional shambling, rotting zombie into a fast-moving menace, making subsequent flicks like the Dawn of the Dead remake twenty times scarier - and parody Shaun of the Dead forty times funnier.