Two shorts: one, a folk horror in a post-apocalyptic age; one, a cosmic horror of truly cosmic and hideous proportions.
AMC’s Fear the Walking Dead Season 2, Episode 13: “Date of Death” Directed by Christoph Schrewe Written by Brian Buckner * For a review of the previous episode, “Pillar of Salt” – click here * For a review of the next episode, “Wrath” – click here Swarms of bodies are at the gates of theContinue reading “Fear the Walking Dead – Season 2, Episode 13: “Date of Death””
Day of the Dead. 1985. Directed & Written by George A. Romero. Starring Lori Cardille, Terry Alexander, Joseph Pilato, Jarlath Conroy, Anthony Dileo Jr., Richard Liberty, Sherman Howard, Gary Howard Klar, Ralph Marrero, John Amplas, Phillip G. Kellams, Taso N. Stavrakis, and Greg Nicotero. United Film Distribution Company (UFDC)/A Laurel Production/Dead Films Inc./Laurel-Day Inc. Rated R. 96Continue reading “Dystopia & Military Madness in Day of the Dead”
Dawn of the Dead. 1978. Directed & Written by George A. Romero. Starring David Emge, Ken Foree, Scott H. Reiniger, Gaylen Ross, David Crawford, David Early, Richard France, Howard Smith, Daniel Dietrich, Fred Baker, and James A. Baffico. A Laurel Group Production. Rated R. 127 minutes. Horror ★★★★★ George A. Romero started the modern zombie crazeContinue reading “Dawn of the Dead: Consumer Horror”