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Dawn of the Dead (1978)

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Director: George A. Romero
Starring: David Emge, Ken Foree, Scott H. Reiniger


This sequel of “Night of the Living Dead” is filled with splattered blood and brains in living color. The dead have come back to life to eat the living. This is the story of the escape of four people from an urban nightmare to a suburban nightmare. They barricade themselves in a shopping mall and try to start new lives. Much of this movie was filmed outside Pittsburgh.
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One of the most compelling and entertaining zombie films ever, Dawn of the Dead perfectly blends pure horror and gore with social commentary on material society.
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Dawn of the Dead (1978) is part of the franchise: George A. Romero’s Living Dead Franchise

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