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George A. Romero

George Andrew Romero (born February 4, 1940) is an American film director, screenwriter and editor, best known for his gruesome and satirical horror films about a hypothetical zombie apocalypse, beginning with Night of the Living Dead (1968).

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Legendary Night Of The Living Dead director and father of the zombie movie George A. Romero dies…
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I heard that George Romero wrote a Resident Evil script before the first movie came out, but Capcom reje…
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I was marvelling at George A. Romero's Night of the Living Dead:
Two great Americans? That excludes everyone in Washington D.C. So I guess I'll go with Willie Nelson, and George A. Romero.
Horror legend George A. Romero has announced plans for , a new NASCAR-esque zombie movie
Finished watching the George A. Romero film 'Martin' this evening. One of the freshest takes on the vampire genre I think I've ever seen.
George A. Romero revving up new zombie film ‘Road of the Dead’
Looking for the title of a adapted from a Stephen King by George Romero.
George A. Romero is Back with New Film "Road of the Dead" - Horror Movie News and Reviews
When I was born woman is to needing what I've invented. -George A. Romero
George A Romero returns to the zombie genre with Road of the Dead - set to feature zombie race car drivers!
Details of George A. Romero's next zombie film have been revealed!
Is George Romero's Racing Movie a Sign of the End? -
"Road Warrior meets Rollerball at a NASCAR race, with significant inspiration from Ben-Hur."
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Y'know, Capcom could have approved George A. Romero's proposal for a Resident Evil movie, but they had to…
- Is Romero's Zombie Racing Movie a Sign of the End?
Is George Romero’s Zombie Racing Movie a Sign of the End?
Director David Robert Mitchell has cited George A. Romero and John Carpenter as major influences of this film.
Happy Birthday to the Father of the Living Dead, George A. Romero
I wish Stephen King, George A. Romero, Tom Savini, John Harrison & Richard Rubinstein would get back together to make another Creepshow film
I'm gonna watch horror films all day. Who needs a social life when you have weed and George A. Romero
you find out Mr. Rogers gave George A. Romero his first job. 😱Also, Rogers liked "Dawn of the Dead".
Will resonate with any horror fan. . As important a reason for my love of horror as George A. Romero and you Mr. King.
Night of the Living Dead 1968 American independent directed by George A. Romero
Dead' George A. Romero's Dawn of an emergency, the nature of Brazilian natives] was mostly mute, primitive and messiah.[66]
This 1994 TV Mini-series was planed to be a film by George A. Romero but was too long for one and has similarities to The Lord of the Rings.
Zombification Family Tree: Legacy of zombies that month, Charlie Miller revealed a free encyclopedia George A. Romero's Dawn
Day of the Dead. Directed by George A. Romero. Special makeup FX by Tom Savini. Released 19 July 1985. https:…
George A. Romero's Day of the Dead turns 31 today.
The Godfather of Zombies, George A. Romero, receiving a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame!. ht…
I don’t know what I was expecting from SEASON OF THE WITCH, but it certainly wasn’t GEORGE A. ROMERO’S FACES.
I think you're only free if you're working on very low or huge money.
Check out George A. Romero's 1968 classic 'Night of the Living Dead' in 10 minutes:
Dawn of the Dead, great movie! I'm curious, have you ever met George A Romero?
Engines: George A. Romero's reinvention of vengeful dead body reanimated through to the act shall be used to Maine in preparation
hey are you a fan? who'd win in a fight? . a George Romero Zombie or a Robert Kirkman Walker?
Zombies are always moving fast in video games. It makes sense if you t...
George A. Romero and John Romero/id Software could collaborate to make an amazing horror movie/game.
Finished listening to Dawn of the Dead (Unabridged) by George A. Romero, Susanna S. Try and get it free:
First of all, in the old days, if you wanted to show someone getting s...
My stories are about humans and how they react, or fail to react, or r...
Directed by George A. Romero.. Now I know it's going to be a lot worse than I thought
I added a video to a playlist My Top 10 George A. Romero Films
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Many people tried to get a third Phibes film off the ground without success. George Romero wanted to do PHIBES RESURRECTUS.
"I always thought of the as being about revolution, one generation consuming the next" ~ George A. Romero
George A. Romero returned to bring luck, healing or hordes of All Time". Cronin, Brian (3 December 2008).
I've seen more life in a George Romero film
"Normies". George A Romero referred to them as Undead. Brainless souls who want to eat you and make you one of them.
George A. Romero's Night was an Emergency Number Association. Many also used exclusively by 9-1-1 operators in many tropes
Lee Karr, Author of The Making of George A. Romero's Day of the Dead, Book Signing
My zombies will never take over the world because I need the humans. T...
Flowchart: Can every movie be traced back to George A. Romero's original "Night of the Living Dead"?
Also just saw George A Romero's Diary of the dead, there can be no crapper contender
Do you like songs about zombies? Check out our song ALIVE/UNDEAD, a song based on George Romero's N.O.T.L.D
A lot of you have been asking about these, so head over to Fangoria to snag a mini George! http…
Today in Horror History: 38 years ago today, George A. Romero's "Dawn of the Dead" (1978) was released theatrically! http…
Since it's the 37th anniversary of the release of George A Romero's I need to throw it on in 15m!. Join me?.
Dawn of the Dead, directed by George A. Romero, was released on this day in 1978.
There are so many factors when you think of your own films. You think ...
in 1993 we saw Timothy Hutton's bad side in The Dark Half, directed by George A. Romero.
📷 shotsofhorror: Night of the Living Dead, 1968, dir. George A. Romero.
Franchise Face-off: Which 21st century George A. Romero film did it best?
Last day to vote! Which 21st century George A. Romero 'Dead' film did it best?
Coming in 2017: NIGHTS OF THE Living Dead -edited by Jonathan Maberry and George A. Romero. With all new stories...
George A. Romero coming to in AZ! The icon who put the Living Dead on the map! https:/…
"The 'dead' in this film are a far cry from George A. Romero-esque zombies" Full Review: https:…
Day of the Dead: “We're bein' punished by the Creator—he visited a curse on us.” I wonder if George A. Romero meant his first draft
John Carpenter's shout-out to his pals David Cronenberg & George A. Romero in ESCAPE FROM NEW YORK.
Behind the scenes of Creepshow, 1982 with Stephen King, Tom Savini, and George A. Romero.
Happy Birthday to George A. Romero! The man is a pioneer in horror. I could gush all day, but I won't. Everyone...
This Day in Horror - 1940 - George A. (creator of the Living Dead series of films) born
"I'm like my zombies. I won't stay dead!" Happy Birthday to the King of the Zombies, George A. Romero!
A very Happy 76th Birthday to the King of Zombies George A. Romero:
Maker of some of the best cult classics, George A Romero has created great satires while scaring us to goose bumps.
Happy Birthday to George Romero. A harbinger of horror.
Happy Birthday to the great George A Romero! We talked him on last episode:
you won me over with George Romero giving a shout out in your intro. Listening to Jan 18 cast
In the Walking Dead universe, none of George A. Romero's works were created so the word "zombie" was never popularised 😉
Will we ever see movie posters for George A. Romero's Night of the Living Undead(since he never made a zombie movie in TWD)?
I'm not saying George A. Romero made any masterpieces, but he had waaay more production value. . I mean, probably a larger budget too..
When I fan boyed out meeting the father of zombies himself, George A. Romero.
Of the George A. Romero zombie films, Night of the Living Dead is my favorite, but Day of the…
The Cinema of George A. Romero: Knight of the Living Dead Directors' Cuts the Cinema of George A. Romero: Knight of
"I don't think you need to spend $40 million to be creepy. Best horror films are the ones that are much less endowed" ~ George A. Romero
"I can't really make fun of zombies. They're not liars. They're not cheats." -George A. Romero
Love the comically bone chilling score of George A. Romero's Creepshow. Art by master
If Mignolet was contagious then you'd need George A. Romero to direct the ensuing movie. Doomed.
I would love to meet him and George A. Romero.
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What famous people do you share a birthday with? — Rosa Parks, George A. Romero, Natalie Imbruglia, Alice Cooper, a…
It has been cited as an important influence on the films of both David Lynch and George A. Romero.
George A. Romero, PJ Soles, Doug Bradley, and John Kassir and me! It was fun! :D
you're on a hosting role, this then our (Pittsburgh's) hometown hero George Romero...
Just finished watching The Dead with Jennifer. I feel like this movie showcased that slow George A. Romero...
I think you should come to Boston this weekend...Rock and George Romero, go to a show...
nite is 2moro at in the 2 George A Romero films @ 630 & 830
Bringing back that 1968 George A. Romero look today 😎😎
cool I'll get it on fios. In a zombie nut Tom Savini lived near me and George Romero about 20min I live in Pittsburgh
So, does that mean George A. Romero doesn't exist? Or is he just like, working in a cubicle somewhere?
31 Days of Halloween: Day 12 movie is one of my all time favorite movies, George A Romero's…
Check out Dawn of the Dead First Edition by George A. Romero via
Concluding the long weekend with a great pair up of Directors George A. Romero and Dario Argento in…
George A. Romero will be at this Oct 16-18, will you?! Grab your ticket at
Question of the Day: Who is your favorite character from a George Romero film? Don't forget the hashtag
1. C.J. Obasi on his Nigerian horror film Ojuju, a love letter to George Romero
The legend that is Debbie Harry stars in George A. Romero's Tales From The Crypt at 1pm on
I actually like the genre. The George A. Romero films. The series? Meh.
created by George A Romero 89 episodes used to watch it as a kid.
No one told me the encore of The Walking Dead is black and white ... I'm like watching a George Romero movie
Hate to say, but this the best Homage to a classic George A. Romero film I've ever seen. XD
The only thing I'm ok with watching in black and white is the George A Romero night of the Living Dead. Dass it. Walking dead is killing me
I dig the black & white as it's like a tribute to George Romero. And Rick resembles Marv from SIN CITY with those bandages!
It's like a call back to George Romero's Night Of The Living Dead too. I really like it.
Why is in black and white? Is it supposed to be paying homage to George A. Romero or what?
It was a nice homage to resurrect George Romero to play a zombie
Getting back to the classic, George A. Romero, black and white.
The Walking Dead ep is alternating between color and black and white. Creator/Producer Greg Nicoteros hero/ inspiration, George A. Romero
A lot of ya'll probably won't catch the hommage the The Walking Dead is paying to George A. Romero. Also did...
I am loving this black & white look, getting a real George Romero vibe!
they said there would be a couple episodes that were a tribute to George Romero.
Just been enjoying Breck Eisner's remake of George A. Romero's 'The Crazies'
Ok. Just read this: "George Romero dropped huge news at Monster Mania. Apparently he's found a 16mm work print...
Oh and a bit of CoD zombies map "Call of the Dead", because I killed the bad guy with a death machine and he walked like George Romero
Night of the Living Dead (1968). Directed by George A Romero, it change the way we see zombies now.
I liked a video from Vex Mythoclast vs George Romero - Call of Duty Zombies Exotic
Why is it in every zombie TV show or movie, no one has ever seen a George Romero film, even in George Romero zombie movies? Just asking.
It's called Martin, George A Romero film about a vampire... of sorts.
just voted for George A. Romero at advance poll
I'm having a George A. Romero marathon right now.
I'm going to have a George A. Romero marathon tonight.
In other news, George A. Romero is going to be at Fan Expo 2015, and SO AM I.
"5th sign that you might be a zombie: You get choked up when discussing George A. Romero."
Horror Factory is one I've watched and a load about Wes Craven and George Romero.
As a film maker you get typecast just as much as an actor does, so I'm trapped in a genre that I love. . .~George A. Romero
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Spent my morning listening to George A Romero talk film his in cute apartment :)
Take a Bite Out of This Preview of George A. Romero's Empire of the Dead
One of my favorite movie makers george a romero. . by m…
"If i was an attractive girl i would be a huge *** -George Romero
Two new interviews this week: George A Romero, and producer/programmer !
Managed to land a great interview with George A. Romero today, for my upcoming documentary !
When there's no more room in *** George A. Romero will walk the earth.
George Romero's kid, Cameron has a new DVD coming out on April 21st. Anyone seen his work? I haven't yet but he...
Thanks for the follow! Love the zombie genre too, I wrote a research paper about George A. Romero's films in college. 💚
No matter what I will always defend George A Romero. After all he's The Godfather of Zombies. Dawn Of The Dead 2004 is just a copy.
Like Zack Snyder's 2004 Dawn of the Dead remake better than George A. Romero's 1978 original.
I added a video to a playlist George Romero's Story - Call of the Dead - Call of Duty Black Ops
What about the George A. Romero movies? Have you seen all 6 ? Must see if you are a zombie fanatic !
have you seen this? The universe wants me to be broke.
Read "God Bless George A. Romero - Taken from Tales of Blood and Sulphur by J.G Clay"
George A. Romero​'s superb anthology series Tales from the Darkside​ continues at 1.10pm
If Mad Monster Phoenix gets George Romero, I will die a happy man.
I have a confession to make. I have no intention of seeing "George A. Romero's Land…
Idid a guest appearance as a Ghoul in George E. Romero's Night of The Living Dead Live play is that zombie enough 2 belong?
15 years of gaming and hours of watching George a Romero. !!
George Romero's wife has a cameo in the short "The Crate" in Creepshow
Check out the George A Romero Action Figure. The man that started it all!
The most EC movie ever made is probably George Romero's Creepshow. A must watch if you haven't.
asda near us after 9 ish looks like something George A Romero has had a hand in
What to do...continue to watch or watch a new George Romero documentary?
"I expect a zombie to show up on 'Sesame Street' soon, teaching kids to count." —George A. Romero
I'm not sure if you've done this before, but can you do a podcast reviewing George Romero films?
“I also have always liked the monster within idea. I like the zombies being us. Zombies are the blue-collar monsters.” -George A. Romero
. Both directors : George A. Romero and Michael Keaton, got their start on the show
I've admittedly not seen George A. Romero's NIGHT OF THE Living Dead... How big of a crime have I committed?
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Some of the films of George A. Romero. Happy 75th Birthday!
Today in Geek History: The Godfather of All Zombies was born. Happy Birthday, George A. Romero!
George A. Romero's Day of the Dead – original score by John Harrison
G. Cameron Romero, son of legendary horror filmmaker George A. Romero, has begun an Indiegogo crowdfunding ca...
If George A. Romero and John Badham had made a movie together...
Loving this Game trailer, reminds me of George A. Romero's Land of the Dead: The Best Dead Rising 3 Trailer Ever:
An online upload of the film BRUISER, directed by George A. Romero:.
I'm just a few pages in right now. It's George A. Romero's Empire of the Dead in collaboration with Marvel so I'm like whoa.
George A. Romero and Stephen King on the set of Creepshow. r…
Your Monday plans need to include our 35mm screening of George A. Romero's 'is he or isn't he a vampire' film MARTIN!
I think it would have been cool for George A. Romero to actually make this totally the same but on youtube
The house described is found in which 1968 George A. Romero horror film?. A. Season of the Witch. B. The Crazies...
I'd love to see George A. Romero direct an episode of
I just found out George A. Romero worked for Mr. Rodgers back in the day!
George A. Romero's Dawn of the Dead will forever be my favorite movie
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TiVo> George A. Romero's Diary of the Dead at 2:00 AM on 295 IFCHD
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Check out "Doc Of The Dead"with George A. Romero. I'm featured in it :)
Dawn of the Dead: Dawn of the Dead David Emge (Actor), Ken Foree (Actor), George A. Romero (Director) |...
Day of the Dead: Day of the Dead Lori Cardille (Actor), Terry Alexander (Actor), George A. Romero...
Getting a lot of questions about who the line skips are this year. It will be printed in the program you receive at the show. BUUUT! Here they are! George A. Romero, Tobin Bell, Robert Patrick, Linda Hamilton and Scott Wilson. VIP's get 5 line...
In 1999, Sony and Capcom greenlit a Resident Evil film with George A. Romero signed on as the film's director and screenplay writer. Romero's association with Capcom, the Resident Evil video game series creators, had extended from 1998 when Romero directed an ad campaign for Biohazard 2 (Resident Evil 2) in Japan. Romero stated in an official appearance in Universal Studio's Talk City chatroom that he had his secretary play the entire game through and record the gameplay so he could study it as a resource. Romero's screenplay was based on the first Resident Evil game and included characters from the video games. Chris Redfield and Jill Valentine were the lead characters, involved in a romantic relationship. Barry Burton, Rebecca Chambers, Ada Wong, and Albert Wesker were to also appear. The ending to the film would have been similar to that of the best ending to the first Resident Evil game.[4] Romero's script was disapproved of and production was placed into development *** Capcom producer Yoshiki Okam . ...
Jason Beghe (born March 12, 1960) American film and television actor and critic of Scientology. As a young man he attended the Collegiate School in New York City, where he became best friends with John F. Kennedy, Jr. and David Duchovny. Beghe is married and lives in Los Angeles, California. Beghe starred in the 1988 George A. Romero film Monkey Shines: An Experiment In Fear, playing a quadriplegic in a performance that was positively received. He appeared as a police officer in the film Thelma & Louise, and played Demi Moore's love interest in G.I. Jane. Beghe starred opposite Moira Kelly in the television series To Have & to Hold, and has had recurring roles on Picket Fences, Melrose Place, Chicago Hope, American Dreams and Cane, as well as parts on numerous other television programs. He currently stars in the TV series Chicago P.D.. He began taking Scientology courses in 1994, and later appeared in a Church of Scientology advertising campaign and in promotional videos. According to Beghe, Church of Sc ...
Miss last week's airing of Knightriders? Don't worry, Grindhouse Friday has you covered. See George A. Romero's seminal cinema epic starring Ed Harris and Tom Savini tonight at 10pm ET on El Rey Network.
Jason Baldwin is apparently slated to appear as a 'celebrity guest' at the Texas Frightmare Weekend, an annual horror movie conference held in Dallas in early May. Baldwin (billed as "Paradise Lost's Jason Baldwin") is listed alongside George A. Romero and the cast of "Dawn of the Dead," the cast of...
NEW THIS WEEK IN MARVEL: FANTASTIC FOUR, HAWKEYE, DEADPOOL AND MORE! First up is Fantastic Four written by James Robinson, with art by Leonard Kirk! The world's greatest comics magazine begins anew with Marvel's First Family, the Fantastic Four! But as the team embark on a strange mission, they aren't met with new beginnings, but an untimely end! We also have Hawkeye written by Matt Fraction, with art by David Aja. The brothers Barton double down against the bad guys as the Clown lays siege to their building. Can Hawkguy keep everyone safe against a killer nobody's even seen yet? Next is Revolutionary War Supersoldiers written by Rob Williams, with art by Brent Eric Anderson and featuring a cover by Mark Brooks. Some of the most popular heroes of Marvel UK return for SUPERSOLDIERS - and where the Supersoldiers go, trouble isn't far behind! It's the Supersoldiers versus Mys-Tech in all-out war! Also out is George Romero's Empire of the Dead Act One Written by George A. Romero with art by ALex Maleey! Welco ...
Zombies are fictional undead creatures regularly encountered in horror and fantasy themed works. They are typically depicted as mindless, reanimated corpses with a hunger for human flesh, and particularly for human brains in some depictions. Although they share their name and some superficial similarities with the zombie from Haitian Vodun, their links to such folklore are unclear. Many consider George A. Romero's seminal film Night of the Living Dead to be the progenitor of these creatures.Zombies have a complex literary heritage, with antecedents ranging from Richard Matheson and H. P. Lovecraft to Mary Shelley's Frankenstein, all drawing on European folklore of the undead. The popularity of zombies in movies has led to them sometimes having been taken out of their usual element of horror and thrown into other genres, for example the comedy film Shaun of the Dead. The "zombie apocalypse" concept, in which the civilized world is brought low by a global zombie infestation, has become a staple of modern po ...
As I just joined, I thought I'd share my first edition Creepshow comic, signed by Tom Atkins, Adrienne Barbeau, and some guy named George A. Romero.
So over this whole ZQuestion: "What does the Bible say about zombies?" Answer: A zombie is a modern-day, fictionalized plot device used in various books, films, and television shows. Zombies are imagined creatures that can be described as fully dead corpses which have been "reanimated"; that is, they act as though they are alive while continuing the natural process of decay. George A. Romero's seminal 1968 film Night of the Living Dead uses zombies to frame a satirical picture of American society, culture, and politics. Romero's zombies are mindless, flesh-eating monsters that stumble about, intent on fulfilling a craving for human brains. Zombies have been a staple of the horror genre since 1968, and a zombie craze is prevalent in American culture today. However, the walking dead is not merely a 20th-century idea. Practitioners of Voodoo in Haiti and Africa have long believed that sorcerers are responsible for reanimating and controlling corpses. Additionally, mythologies and legends abound with referenc ...
The Crazies is a 2010 US horror film directed by Breck Eisner. Written by Scott Kosar and Ray Wright, the film is a remake of the 1973 film of the same name by George A. Romero, who is also the executive producer and co-writer of the remake. The Crazies stars Timothy Olyphant and Radha Mitchell. The film takes place in the fictional town of Ogden Marsh, Pierce County, Iowa, "friendliest place on Earth," whose town water supply is accidentally infected with the "Trixie" virus. After an incubation period of 48 hours, this virus gradually transforms the mental state of the infected into that of cold, calculating, depraved, bloodthirsty killers, who then prey on family and neighbors alike. The film was released on February 26, 2010 to positive reviews from critics, and was a box office success both domestically and internationally.
Gamer Game Movies fact of the day: Before Paul Anderson, now known for the Director of the Resident Evil Movies, replaced George A. Romero who was going to write/direct the R.E Movie Franchise by studying the games and writing a script solely off the Games. Do you guys think he would have made the series good in your opinion?
So apparently The Walking Dead was originally going to be called "Night of the Living Dead" as that name has somehow ended up public domain (that explains the infinite amount of terrible movies with that name lol). I have a feeling people would have looked at it a lot different if they had gone with that. I do think it would have been neat to see George A. Romero's legacy reinvigorated like that though!
I wonder what would have happened to the Resident Evil film series if Capcom kept George A. Romero write/direct instead of Paul Anderson
Stephen King and George A. Romero's Creepshow was released on this day in 1982.
Resident Evil (film series): Resident Evil is a science fiction film series based upon the Capcom video games of the same name. Constantin Film bought rights to the first film in January 1997 with Alan B. McElroy and George A. Romero as potential writers. In 2001 Sony acquired distribution rights to the film and hired Paul W. S. Anderson as writer and director for Resident Evil (2002). He continued on as writer and producer for Resident Evil: Apocalypse (2004) and Resident Evil: Extinction (2007), and returned as director for a fourth installment, Resident Evil: Afterlife (2010) and the fifth film Resident Evil: Retribution (2012), in 3D. A sixth installment is planned for a 2014 release date. The Umbrella Corporation acts as the main antagonist in the series, a bioengineering pharmaceutical company responsible for the zombie apocalypse as a result of creating the T-virus. The films follow franchise protagonist Alice, a completely original character created for the films portrayed by Milla Jovovich, who w ...
George A. Romero to pen Empire of the Dead for Marvel Comics!
Well kiddies the moviethon continues. Evan and I are watching Tim Burton's A Corpse Bride featuring the voices of Johnny Depp and Helena Bonham Carter. After the little guy goes to bed, its back to the adult themed films, starting with the all time great horror anthology movie, George A. Romero and Stephen King presents Creepshow. The most fun you'll ever have being scared! Starring Ed Harris, Ted Danson, Leslie Nielson, E.G. Marshall and Hal Holbrook. Following that with a new classic Halloween anthology movie called Trick 'r Treat. After that will be the first 14 Treehouse of Horror Simpsons episodes. That will do it for now, but remember to stay scared and creepy kiddies. To be continued.
[149] NIGHTMARES IN RED, WHITE AND BLUE - Moderately interesting talking head documentary explores the history and social context of American horror films. Thanks to the participation of John Carpenter, George A. Romero and Joe Dante, it holds your interest...even as very little of what is said could be considered genuinely insightful - particularly not to a die hard fan of the genre who has probably already read up on all this stuff. It gets a little bogged down in trying to find a socio-political connection to absolutely everything that's discussed and also falters in trying to cover too much ground (this might have worked better as a series). If you're hoping to hear from David Cronenberg or Wes Craven, look elsewhere. Also look elsewhere if you're hoping on getting much info about horror films made after 1987. I agree that the 90s were not a particular watershed for the genre; but to gloss over the last 20 years like that still comes off as slightly lazy.
George A. Romero was great. Next year how about Robert Englund ??? That would be amazing...
George A. Romero, Marvel Panel, Archer panel with Aisha Tyler, John Barrowman (of torchwood/doctor who apparently), Batman Arkham Origins panel with Troy Baker, Star Wars rebel panel, DC panel and Superman 75th anniversary panel (which was probably the best one I've been too because my boi Bruce Timm was there!)
"Birth of The Living Dead" – George A. Romero and the making of a classic •
DID YOU KNOW: All the last names of the main characters in 'Night of the Creeps' are based on famous horror and sci-fi directors: George A. Romero (Chris Romero), John Carpenter and Tobe Hooper (James Carpenter Hooper), David Cronenberg (Cynthia Cronenberg), James Cameron (Det. Ray Cameron), John Landis (Det. Landis), Sam Raimi (Sgt. Raimi) and Steve Miner (Mr. Miner - The Janitor).
Roger Corman, Dario Argento and George A. Romero are all appearing at the BFI in person in November for Q&As!
My review of World War Z that originally appeared in The Lock Haven Express "The Scene" Thursday July 4th 2013 'Zombies go viral! World on brink! Run, save yourselves... The scariest movie of the year is here!'    I have to admit, zombie movies have always been a guilty pleasure of mine. Ever since George A. Romero brought "Night of the Living Dead," (1968) kicking and screaming into cinemas and into the 'american psyche,' zombies have become a part of movie culture and have been told and retold in so many forms that they have a genre all of their own. Gangster movies, westerns, horror movies, sci-fi movies, musicals and romantic comedies all have their own established genres - and now zombie movies do too. Playing into all our deepest, darkest fears, we love to hate them, and, for many, we hate to love them - but love them we do!   For me, it was Romero's "Dawn of the Dead," (1978) that really started it off, the absolute shock and fear that hit me about that movie is one that I will nev ...
Stephen King and George A. Romero will always be my favorite horror classics.
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when you play Playstation All stars on both systems, it's the dawn of the trophies by George A. Romero
  Zombi 2   Worst Title in a Horror Flick goes to Zombi 2! Now, now hear me out. They are missing an e at the end of zombie! What a huge spelling error!  Zombi 2 is one heck of a film! The film is one of the many b*s*a*d child of George A. Romero's excellent Dawn of the Dead. I do not know if the film was huge in Europe, but I am sure Dawn of the Dead impacted Europe because not too long afterwards, children began popping up everywhere. Zombi 2 is an excellent example of that. The film was made by an Italian company with director Lucio Fulci taking the film on.    We begin the film in the New Yorkharbor where a boat ominously enters. Law enforcement is contacted to deal with the situation. While boarding it, one of them has his neck bitten out by a zombie. The zombie is shot and falls into the water.  The boat belongs to Anne Bowles’ (Tisa Farrow) father. Reporter Peter West (Ian McCulloh) is assigned to the incident. The two meet on the boat and become a team after an almost close call. ...
'WORLD WAR Z': Five Stars (Out of Five)   'WORLD WAR Z' is probably the best zombie film since George A. Romero's 1978 classic 'DAWN OF THE DEAD', despite it's PG-13 rating (the film should have been rated R but the studio bought a commercial friendly rating for it).  Romero was a big influence on the writer of the book it's based on, of the same name, Max Brooks.  The book 'World War Z' is a 2006 sequel to Brooks' popular 2003 hit 'The Zombie Survival Guide'.  It's a collection of different characters' accounts of a ten year zombie war and what follows.  The movie deviates quite a bit from the book and centers on a retired U.N. agent (played by Brad Pitt) that travels around the world looking for a way to stop a zombie apocalypse.  It was written by Matthew Michael Carnahan (who also wrote the political thrillers 'STATE OF PLAY', 'LIONS FOR LAMBS' and 'KINGDOM') and J. Michael Straczynski (who's well known for creating the popular sci-fi TV series 'BABYLON 5' and the comic book 'Rising Stars') ...
Why do so many people think that George A. Romero's NIGHT OF THE Living Dead (1968) is the first zombie film? Has no one heard of WHITE ZOMBIE (1932)?
Dad and I both enjoyed 'World War Z'. I'm a film purist and I never quite bought into zombies moving at warp speed or at least what is warp speed compared to the sloth like movement seen in a real zombie film by George A. Romero. But this one is extremely well paced and moves through 4 big memorable scenes spread out evenly over 116 minutes that I thought gave it the momentum it needed to succeed. No slow spots and I hated getting up to go to the can twice during the picture so I enjoyed it and it has parallels to 'I Am Legend' from 2007 but this has a more satisfying conclusion. *** out of *
Dead Being Billed for Life Insurance by Alan Farnham Source: Life insurance for the dead? In a plot that might have been conceived by Fred MacMurray and George A. Romero, the nation's leading insurance companies continued billing customers for life insurance long after they were dead. The companies--including such household names as AIG, Hartford, John Hancock, Met Life, Prudential, Transamerica and TIAA-CREF-- have agreed to a multi-state settlement under which they will repay some $763 million owed the heirs of the deceased. Prime mover in the settlement has been Controller John Chiang of the State of California, whose citizens stand to get back as much as $87 million from 11 insurers. California law requires a life insurer to pay death benefits to heirs within three years after the demise of the policyholder. To keep tabs on which holders are alive and which are dead, insurers keep a so-called Death Master file, based on Social Security data. When a death is recorded in the file, insurer ...
Expect more along the lines of George A. Romero. It's more political than I am Legend/Omega Man.
EXPECTED ARRIVALS FOR THURSDAY, JUNE 13 LAST OF US - possibly the most anticipated PS3 game of all time NIGHT OF THE Living Dead RESURRECTION - The deceased have risen with the instinct to feed on the living as a family is trapped during a zombie apocalypse. Based on George A. Romero's classic Night of the Living Dead. DIRECT TO DISC JACK THE GIANT SLAYER - It's enthusiastically acted and reasonably fun, but Jack the Giant Slayer is also overwhelmed by digital effects and a bland, impersonal story. NICHOLAS HOULT, 52/100, US BOX OFFICE $65.2M STOKER - Its script doesn't quite carry the dramatic heft of his earlier work, but Park Chan-wook's Stoker showcases his eye for sumptuous imagery and his affection for dark, atmospheric narratives populated by mysterious characters. NICOLE KIDMAN, 67/100, US BOX OFFICE $1.7M QUARTET - It's sweet, gentle, and predictable to a fault, but Dustin Hoffman's affectionate direction and the talented cast's amiable charm make Quartet too difficult to resist. MAGGIE SMITH, .. ...
Creepshow (1982) "Something To Tide You Over" staring Leslie Nielsen and Ted Danson written by Stephen King and Directed by George A. Romero.
Wishing for an anthology film to come out, with segments directed by John Carpenter, George A. Romero, David Cronenberg, Tobe Hooper, Wes Craven, Clive Barker, Don Coscarelli, Stuart Gordon, Joe Dante, John Landis, and other 80s treasures.
Lori Cardille, star of George A. Romero's DAY OF THE DEAD will be appearing this weekend at the Falls Horror Fest.
Directed by George A. Romero. With Simon Baker, John Leguizamo, Dennis Hopper, Asia Argento. The Living Dead have taken over the world, and the last humans live in a walled city to protect themselves as they come to grips with the situation.
The Walking Dead is an American horror/drama television series developed by Frank Darabont. It is based on the comic book series of the same name by Robert Kirkman, Tony Moore, and Charlie Adlard. The series stars Andrew Lincoln as sheriff's deputy Rick Grimes, who awakens from a coma to find the world dominated by flesh-eating "walkers", resembling the zombies of George A. Romero's horror movies. He sets out to find his family and encounters many other survivors along the way. The Walking Dead premiered on October 31, 2010, on the cable television channel AMC in the United States. It premiered internationally during the first week of November 2010 on Fox International Channels. Based on its reception, AMC renewed the series for a second season of 13 episodes, which premiered on October 16, 2011. Two episodes into the second season, AMC announced that the show would return for a third season, which began airing on October 14, 2012. On December 21, 2012, AMC renewed The Walking Dead for a fourth season. .. ...
The ABC's Of Death is a very very interesting concept for a horror film. 26 directors were recruited from around the world to pick a letter of the alphabet and then film a short horror film in relation to that letter. This is a very unique concept and many of the film's are really good and the ones that are bad are terrible. The Japanese have a few movies in here and they are very stupid and absolutely awful. I am not a fan of Japanese horror films because they make crazy films for the sake of being crazy and it never makes any sense. There are some really good entries scattered throughout the various chapters, you just have to wait for them to come around and appreciate them. I would love to see the concept of the film done with real masters of horror films like Eli Roth, Adam Green, George A. Romero, Clive Barker, John Carpenter and Rob Zombie just to name a few. This film is definitely worth the view if you are looking for something original in concept. I give the film four bottles out of my six pack.
Don't forget to come out tonight for our penultimate film of the REMAKES series with George A. Romero's classic, THE CRAZIES. See you then!
Director of the original George Romero was there for a Q&A as well as writer John Russo & producer Russ Streiner.
I'm a zombie. A sleepless zombie. Go look at a George Romero zombie face. That'll be me in the morning.
Of coarse for me, you say franchise, I say George A Romero "Dead" series. Without which I fear there would be no
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Mike Jeffries commissions George Romero to sculpt a statue in his likeness. Romero admits defeat in the presence of a true horror master.
Gonna watch George A. Romero's original Dawn of the Dead. On VHS, no less. Hope it works...
I've lost all faith in new zombie material unless it comes from George Romero, and . Everything else is a joke
George A. Romero! But I liked Zach Synder's version too. “Which Dawn of the Dead?”
George A. Romero's Land of the Dead is on!! Yes 😍😍
George Romero’s “Martin” Screening to benefit Scares That Care: Join us for a fun filled night as we raise money...
When I was a kid I wrote my own roleplaying systems for George Romero's DEAD films and for superheroes. Unrelated: I'm single at 39.
I love that Roger Corman and George Romero have cameo appearances in Silence of the Lambs.
Just finished watching Night of the Living Dead resurrection. Still same stories of George A. Romero...
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So in other news, here's a picture of George Romero:
Poster for FAKE George A. Romero biopic: Dad of the Dead
It's a George Romero movie about the lives of a group of motorcyclists/ren faire performers who travel around putting on shows
As per George Romero, the novel this film is based on was a huge influence on his own NIGHT OF THE Living Dead -
Was just chatting to Derek Cianfrance about George Romero -a serendipitous crossover with this week's ep
Wow! Very excited about this one now. Scream Factory is set to release George A. Romero's Day of the Dead (1985...
I want to see George A. Romero do a movie about an adopted boy looking for his parents
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The films of Night, Dawn, Day, Land of the dead. All by George A Romero. Bit I won't mention Diary of the dead lol.
Call of The Dead; Machete, Freddy Kuger, Buffy, and the guy no one remembers, george a. romero as a possed villan? shouldve been a movie
It's a remake of the zombie movie by George A. Romero and Nick plays a soldier in it. lol
Sitting in s closed mall. Kinda eerie. Feels like I'm in a George Romero flick.
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I can see this dismembered creature in the legacy of George A Romero: Night of the Living Sock-Monkeys, Dawn of the S-Ms...
George Romero. lolololol (it's true btw, it said so in a Sankarea episode.) :)
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One of my heroes George A Romero along with John Russo and Russ Streiner!
that's the problem with real life. It's not a George Romero movie. Or christian mythology.
Q&A with George A Romero, John Russo & Russ Streiner at Night of the Living Dead Live! …
Current health status: I look like I just wandered off a George Romero set
the crew and George A. Romero just gave a shout out to our own
Go see at Theatre Passe Muraille, even if not a horror fan. Cool to see a Q&A with George Romero tonight.
1st right answer gets a follow. George Romero from Call of the Dead... What is he most famous for?
My mom went on a date with George Romero's son 0.o
talking about L4D, did you khow about it No More Room in *** is like a George Romero Left 4 Dead but more slow.
We interviewed George A. Romero last week! Read it here! … … ...
Night of the Living Dead Live tonight! And George Romero Q&A after. Would have clawed my way out of my grave to catch this.
7pm show feat. Q&A with George Romero is SOLD OUT!! Get to the $25 11pm show while those seats are available!
George A. Romero filmed his zombie movies here. And Tom Savini is from here. I went to his haunted house a few years ago. Scary
George A. Romero and Tom Savini are total legends. I wonder if *that* mall is still a mall?
"It's a lot of fun, George." - Fred Rogers to George A. Romero, about DAWN OF THE DEAD. This makes my year.
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It would be great to get George A. Romero on talking dead. I know who's gonna be ur surprise guest on this weeks talking dead
a commercial for made by George A. Romero, this is way better then all the movies together.
George A. Romero was originally signed on to direct the Resident Evil movies... Oh, what could have been
George A. Romero asked advice on how to best depict Rangers Fans on film.
George A. Romero was originally supposed to do the Resident Evil movies, because he directed the commercials for RE2. Oh what could've been
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George A. Romero is a genius, a fine filmmaker, and one of my heroes. I paid ode to him all day, and as always was given a new vision.
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Great George A. Romero doing economics.
George A. Romero has not acted in which zombie movie he has directed?
"George A. Romero's Diary of the Dead" (2008) is a contemptible movie (F) (Mar 18, '13)
George A. Romero should do a zombie remake of Passion of the Christ.
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