No More Room in Hell: ‘Dawn of the Dead’ Remains a Masterpiece 45 Years Later

Red. Vivid. Shaggy. The image is bright and engaging but suffocating too. The frame is papered with the color and, indeed, foreshadows the bloody palette from which the remainder of the film’s runtime will be painted. Rather than a betrayal of what’s to come, the domineering shade foretells the imminent delivery of a new world, […]

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George A. Romero’s ‘Diary of the Dead’ Getting New SteelBook Blu-ray Release

The fifth installment in the late George A. Romero’s zombie franchise, found footage horror movie Diary of the Dead is getting a new SteelBook Blu-ray on July 2 from Lionsgate. Lionsgate lets us know in a press release this afternoon, “This gruesome fright flick is only available at Walmart on SteelBook Blu-ray for the suggested […]

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‘Land of the Dead’ 19 Years Later: Romero’s Return Was Smarter Than the Average Zombie Movie

One of my all-time favorite movie quotes comes from David Arquette as Dewey Riley in Scream 2 when he says, “How do you know that my dimwitted inexperience isn’t merely a subtle form of manipulation, used to lower people’s expectations, thereby enhancing my ability to effectively maneuver within any given situation?” There’s something about Land […]

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George A. Romero’s ‘Dawn of the Dead’ Returning to Theaters Across North America for 45th Anniversary!

One of the best horror movies of all time, George A. Romero‘s masterpiece Dawn of the Dead is returning to theaters for the film’s 45th anniversary, we’ve learned this week. The iconic zombie classic will be celebrating its 45th anniversary by coming to theaters, drive-ins, and even malls across the U.S. and Canada starting on April 12, […]

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‘Pay the Piper’ – Daniel Kraus’ New Horror Novel Completes an Unfinished George A. Romero Manuscript

New supernatural horror novel Pay the Piper, set in a cursed Louisiana bayou, is heading our way later this year, and it hails from the minds of legendary director George A. Romero and bestselling author Daniel Kraus. With 2020’s The Living Dead, New York Times bestselling author Daniel Kraus took on the Herculean task of […]

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How ‘The Crazies’ Reinterprets a Romero Classic for a New Generation [Revenge of the Remakes]

There’s a solid chance this month’s edition of “Revenge of the Remakes” ends up as one of my favorite column entries. George A. Romero’s The Crazies and Breck Eisner’s The Crazies inspire an exceptional case study about the peaceful coexistence between remakes and originals. Both filmmakers choose unique perspectives when dooming small-town America, even though […]

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George A. Romero’s ‘Dawn of the Dead’ Returns to Regal Theaters for Halloween Weekend!

One of the best horror movies of all time, George A. Romero‘s masterpiece Dawn of the Dead is returning to the big screen for the film’s 45th anniversary this Halloween season. Exclusively at Regal, Dawn of the Dead is coming back to theatres October 27!  You can grab your tickets now from Regal’s website. In the 1978 horror […]

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No More Room in Hell: Ranking All Six of George A. Romero’s ‘Dead’ Movies

It’s quite rare for the creator of a genre to also be the one responsible for making the most iconic entries within that genre, but I think it’s safe to say that the late, great George A. Romero remains unmatched as the master of zombified horror. Even after decades of remakes and homages like Shaun […]

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Romero’s ‘Day of the Dead’ Action Figure Line Coming Soon from Trick or Treat Studios! [Toy Fair]

Trick or Treat Studios continues to slay Toy Fair 2023 with all kinds of awesome new horror reveals, and up next they turn their attention to George Romero’s Day of the Dead. The 1985 zombie classic, a sequel to Night of the Living Dead and Dawn of the Dead, is being celebrated with four different […]

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‘Twilight of the Dead’ – Brad Anderson Directing Zombie Movie That Began as a George A. Romero Treatment

Before he passed away in 2017, horror master George A. Romero had been developing one final zombie movie titled Twilight of the Dead, which has shown brief signs of life here and there over the years. The film is finally coming to life, The Hollywood Reporter lets us know this morning, with Brad Anderson (Session 9, The Machinist, […]

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‘Twilight of the Dead’ – George A. Romero’s Planned Zombie Movie Finally Coming to Life

Before he passed away in 2017, horror master George A. Romero had been developing one final zombie movie titled Twilight of the Dead, which has shown brief signs of life here and there over the years. Deadline brings us the latest update, reporting that the film now has “backing from Roundtable Entertainment and a planned late 2023 start […]

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‘Creepshow’ 4K Ultra HD Review – Scream Factory Gives Fresh Life to the Quintessential Horror Anthology

Although far from the first horror anthology, Creepshow quickly established itself as the quintessential one. After several stalled attempts to work together, George A. Romero and Stephen King — two undisputed masters in their respective fields, each in their prime — finally collaborated in 1982. With both creators having grown up on EC horror comics […]

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George A. Romero’s ‘The Dark Half’ Turns 30: Revisiting the Stephen King Thriller [The Losers’ Club Podcast]

“You always were the clumsy one, old hoss.” Believe it or not, but this month marks the 30th anniversary of George A. Romero‘s The Dark Half. Starring Timothy Hutton in a dual role and Michael Rooker as Sheriff Alan Pangborn, the 1993 supernatural thriller brought Romero back to King’s Dominion with the late filmmaker both […]

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New Teaser for ‘George A. Romero’s Resident Evil’ Documentary Is a Treat for Fans [Video]

Those of you waiting on an update on director Brandon Salisbury‘s upcoming George A. Romero’s Resident Evil documentary since it was announced way back in September are in for a treat. Courtesy of the folks over at Residence of Evil, the documentary on the “What if?” of George Romero’s Resident Evil film now has a […]

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George A. Romero’s ‘Elegy’ – Help Fund the Completion of a Once-Lost Short Film from 1963

In the wake of George A. Romero’s long lost movie The Amusement Park finally seeing release last year, The George A. Romero Foundation is now looking to restore another part of the late filmmaker’s legacy. “With your support, we can finish George A. Romero’s once-lost short film from 1963,” the team says this week, referring […]

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