Latest News: World War Z trailer and poster Colin D Miller March 25, 2013 Latest News and Videos 5175 A trailer and poster has landed this week for the upcoming World War Z. Starring Brad Pitt as UN worker Gerry Lee, the film follows the events of a zombie pandemic that threatens the existence of humanity and traces Gerry’s attempts to find a cure against the clock. Based on the best selling novel “World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War” by Max Brooks, the film adaptation has had a somewhat plagued production. Numerous rewrites and reshoots set the original release date from last December to this Summer. The latest poster is below. World War Z is due for release this Summer.