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Dawn of the Dead


David Emge, Ken Foree, Scott H. Reiniger, Gaylen Ross View All


George A. Romero (Screenplay), George A. Romero (Director) View All

Release: Sep. 2nd, 1978
Runtime: 2 hours, 7 minutes
During an ever-growing epidemic of zombies that have risen from the dead, two Philadelphia SWAT team members, a traffic reporter, and his television-executive girlfriend seek refuge in a secluded shopping mall.
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The way Romero punctuates some of the drama is mesmerizing, like the reveal of zombies still occupying the parking lot when a tennis ball drops from the roof, or when a one eyed scientist is hammering his reasoning home to a small audience of frustrated politicians.
One thing Dawn of the Dead does much better than any other zombie movie I've seen, is that it cares about it's characters.
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