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  1. RIP George A. Romero, whose Martin remains a masterpiece of independent filmmakingRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Chicago Reader

    ... imagine what it was like to live in the characters' shoes. This talent comes through in the scenes of Dawn of the Dead (1978) that show the main characters barricading the mall where they hide from the zombie invasion, and in the passages of Monkey ...

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  2. The Perfect Shots of George A. Romero's 'Dawn of the Dead'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 26 | Film School Rejects

    Romero, of course, was the iconic director who pretty much single-handedly created the zombie movie genre with films like Night of the Living Dead, Dawn of the Dead , and Day of the Dead . His loss is so significant it honestly defies words.

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  3. Slither Blu-ray ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 24 | ComingSoon.net

    ... Attack of the Giant Leeches and an FX climax out of Brian Yuzna's Society . Gunn even borrows from his Dawn of the Dead remake script and there are even elements of his future The Belko Experiment screenplay in here too. But Gunn ties Slither all ...

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  4. George Romero's zombies not so different from the rest of usRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 24 | Philly.com

    ... movie; that credit goes to White Zombie from 1932. But in his great trilogy - Night of the Living Dead , Dawn of the Dead, and Day of the Dead - Romero reinvented the genre of the zombie movie so thoroughly that what before had been a minor ...

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  5. Toronto: George A. Romero Celebrated with Survival of the Dead Tribute ScreeningRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 23 | ComingSoon.net

    Last week we lost the legendary writer, producer and director George A. Romero , the sweet, brilliant and humble indie auteur who defined the zombie genre twice, first with the groundbreaking 1968 film Night of the Living Dead and its bloody successor, 1978's Dawn of the Dead . But on August 6th, seminal Toronto repertory theater The Royal will honor the legacy of Toronto resident Romero with a special screening of his 2009 film - his final feature - Survival of the Dead .

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  6. Marche: Romero put zombies at heart of American cultureRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 23 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... that credit goes to "White Zombie" from 1932. But in his great trilogy - "Night of the Living Dead," "Dawn of the Dead" and "Day of the Dead" - Romero reinvented the genre of the zombie movie so thoroughly that what before had been a minor ...

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  7. By GeorgeRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 22 | Entropical Paradise

    ... And who comprises this herd of menacing dead folks? The shuffling mass that ends up in the first sequel, Dawn of the Dead , meandering around the local shopping mall, looking for a deal on a brain to eat. In this way, George anticipated the modern ...

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  8. George Romero had a profound impact on horror movies, TV and a generation of young directors (appreciation)Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 22 | Cleveland.com

    ... on them. For instance, compare the black-and-white "Night of the Living Dead" with its direct sequel, "Dawn of the Dead," also filmed in the Pittsburgh area (at the Monroeville shopping mall). The glorious use of color in this second film gives it a ...

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  9. Walking Dead' Effects Wiz: - I'd Probably Be Taking...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 21 | SFGate

    Greg Nicotero paid tribute to the late horror legend during the "Fear the Walking Dead" Comic-Con Hall H panel The death of horror legend George A. Romero was very much on the minds of the producers of AMC's "Fear the Walking Dead" during the show's Hall H panel Friday morning - especially effects artist and series executive producer Greg Nicotero, who worked with Romero on 1985's "Dawn of the Dead." "I'd probably be taking out real kidneys instead of fake kidneys," Nicotero said about meeting Romero, who gave him his big break on the zombie film.

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  10. Call of Duty: WW2 reveals Nazi Zombies co-op modeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 20 | Eurogamer

    ... (Doctor Who), Elodie Yung (Daredevil), Katheryn Winnick (Vikings), Udo Kier (Melancholia) and Ving Rhames (Dawn of the Dead), each of whom's likeness will be captured in the game. "This is unlike anything before, we're taking players to some very ...

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  11. The Last Horror Blog: Remembering George A. Romero, 'Leatherface,'...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 20 | Movies.com

    ... out to be huge successes, there's no way to overstate how important films like Night of the Living Dead and Dawn of the Dead were -- not just to horror cinema, but cinema as a whole and to the entirety of popular culture. Without Romero, zombies ...

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  12. The Legacy of George A. RomeroRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 19 | Metro Santa Cruz

    Writer-director George A. Romero was best known for pioneering the modern zombie film with movies like 'Night of the Living Dead' and 'Dawn of the Dead.' But his favorite of his own films was 1978's quirky vampire film 'Martin.'

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  13. George A. Romero was One of the Most Influential Filmmakers ... EverRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 18 | Free Times

    ... each year around Halloween. Romero went on to direct five additional Dead films. Two of them - 1979's Dawn of the Dead and 1985's Day of the Dead - are marvels in their own right, perfectly expanding upon the series and bolstering the credibility ...

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  14. RIP: Remembering George A. RomeroRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 18 | Metroactive

    BRAINS: Writer-director George A. Romero was best known for pioneering the modern zombie film with movies like 'Night of the Living Dead' and 'Dawn of the Dead.' When I interviewed horror legend George A. Romero several years ago, he had recently been sent a script about the life of Edgar Allan Poe.

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  15. George Romero, father of zombie film, dies at 77Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 18 | Home

    ... as I did," wrote James Gunn, the "Guardians of the Galaxy" director, who penned the 2004 remake of "Dawn of the Dead." Romero's influence could be seen across decades of American movies, from John Carpenter to Edgar Wright to Jordan Peele, the "Get ...

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  16. George Romero Dies: Slash, Kirk Hammett, Rob Zombie and Vernon Reid...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 18 | KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

    ... that pretty much solidified what people think of zombies as in their minds. Night of the Living Dead and Dawn of the Dead are definitely two great films that I love." Zombie echoed those sentiments in his Twitter tribute to Romero, expressing ...

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  17. Father of the modern-day zombie movie, dies aged 77Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 18 | Richmond and Twickenham Times

    ... shot in black and white and using untrained actors. The film grossed $30 million. He went on to make Dawn of the Dead (1978), Day of the Dead (1985), Land of the Dead (2005) and Diary of the Dead (2007). In between time he directed another cult ...

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  18. How George Romero Americanized the zombieRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 18 | Los Angeles Times

    ... that credit goes to "White Zombie" from 1932. But in his great trilogy - "Night of the Living Dead," "Dawn of the Dead" and "Day of the Dead" - Romero reinvented the genre of the zombie movie so thoroughly that what before had been a minor ...

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  19. Horror-zombie master George A. Romero: No good thing should ever dieRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 18 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... struggled with budgetary constraints, distribution shortcomings and critical division, although 1978's "Dawn of the Dead" is widely understood to be among the most important horror films ever made. That the film was filled with cannibalistic gore ...

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  20. How I scammed the movie theater ...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 18 | The Victoria Advocate

    The tagline "When there's no more room in Hell the dead will walk the Earth" is also a quote in George A. Romero's Dawn of the Dead , a movie that changed my life and solidified my membership into the George A. Romero fan club. The movie came with a disclaimer that prohibited anyone under 17 from seeing the film because of violence but I was 14 and determined so I pulled what I called the "parade scam."

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