We unearth the details on George A. Romero’s arguably best and worst films, Dawn of the Dead and The Dark Half. ‘Alpha and Omega’ is a recurring feature that examines a famous horror director’s best critically received film and their worst reviewed installment (according to Rotten Tomatoes). It will compare and contrast these two efforts, […]
Yes, the legendary makeup effects artist is back in the director’s chair! As revealed on social media this week by Tom Savini and his team, Savini has stepped behind the camera for a new horror web series that just began filming, with episodes directed by Savini himself along with Robert Tinnell and Tina Romero, George […]
As it turns out, Barbara’s dress was blue. Partially due to the incredibly small budget at his disposal, George A. Romero shot game-changing debut feature Night of the Living Dead on 35mm black and white film; “I always felt that [with] black and white, the blood looked more real,” the late Romero commented a couple […]
Tagline: "Join the Undying War." Day of the Dead: Bloodline is a partial remake of George A. Romero's Day of the Dead (1985). The film was developed by director Hèctor Hernández Vicens (The Corpse of Anna Fritz). The film stars Johnathon Schaech (Prom Night, 2008) and Sophie Skelton ("Outlander"). Show More Summary
Director Hèctor Hernández Vicens unleashed “a bold new reimagining” of the classic George A. Romero zombie film when Day of the Dead: Bloodline was released in limited theaters as well as on VOD and Digital HD last week, and it’s soon headed to Blu-ray! Fight the ultimate war against the undead when the terrifying Day of the Dead: Bloodline arrives […]
I was at Montreal’s wonderful genre festival, Fantasia, last year when I heard that George A. Romero had passed away and I honestly felt my knees a buckle a little bit. Very few filmmakers have influenced me as greatly as the king of the zombies, the man who redefined horror in a way that’s still resonating today. Show More Summary
If the “Star Wars” movies can attract filmmakers eager to burnish the franchise with top-drawer continuations, why can’t horror legend George Romero get the same for his groundbreaking “Dead” movies? Instead, the very year after zombiedom’s grand master passes, we get the stupid, zipless homage...
The legacy of George A. Romero lives on. In the reimagining of George A. Romero’s cult classic, Day of the Dead: Bloodline is the remake tale of a former med student trying to survive a post-apocalyptic world filled with zombies. The film stars Sophie Skelton (Starz’s Outlander), Johnathon Schaech (Legends of Tomorrow), Marcus Vanco (The […]
The remake arrives in theaters, VOD, and Digital HD on January 5, 2018. Director Hèctor Hernández Vicens unleashes “a bold new reimagining” of the classic George A. Romero zombie film with Day of the Dead: Bloodline, starring Johnathon Schaech as Max, a sort of new version of Romero’s Bub. But before Max becomes a zombie, he’s a human being […]
By Brad Gullickson Jonathan Schaech hopes that this second Day of the Dead remake will celebrate the genius and the gore of George A. Romero. The article Johnathon Schaech Talks the Thrills of Zombie Flesh Eating in ‘Day of the Dead: Bloodline’ appeared first on Film School Rejects.
Tagline: "Welcome to the Rise!" A few early details are emerging for George Cameron Romero's (Staunton Hill) Rise of the Living Dead. This title, which is currently in development, will be a prequel to his father's film, Night of the Living Dead (1968). Show More Summary
Day of the Dead: Bloodline, a reimagining of George A. Romero’s cult classic, is set in a post-apocalyptic, zombie-filled world where a former med school student is tormented by a dark figure from her past. The only thing is, he’s a half-human, half-zombie hell-bent on destroying her world. The half-human, half-zombie is horror veteran, Johnathon Schaech (Prom Night, […]
We were surprised how much fun director Hèctor Hernández Vicens’ remake of the late George Romero’s Day of the Dead, titled Day of the Dead: Bloodline, looked when the trailer hit earlier this month, and today brings another sneak peek via a clip from EW. In it we meet Johnathon Schaech’s Max, who is clearly a new take on […]
Last month, George A. Romero's son Cameron Romero (who also goes by the name George C. Romero) announced that he was moving forward with his long-in-the-works prequel to his father's film NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD in tribute to the late master of horror. Show More Summary
Just a couple months after adding a wonderful tribute to George Romero within the game, Dying Light‘s publisher has announced a forthcoming “battle royale” expansion! Set for release in 2018, Techland’s Dying Light: Bad Blood will be a standalone multi-player expansion for the post apocalyptic, survival-horror video game. “Our aim is both to satisfy players’ demands for […]
The son of George A. Romero has been working on a project for some time to add his own film to the Romero zombie universe. That film has taken a step forward with its first piece of casting news.
Back in 2014, Cameron Romero, son of the late George A. Romero, launched an Indiegogo campaign for a film then titled Origins, which was to be a prequel to his father’s Night of the Living Dead. The project has since come back to life. Over on his Facebook page, Romero has revealed the first official […]
The horror world lost its zombie godfather earlier this year when George A. Romero left this mortal coil. But his influence continues to be felt every time the undead roam in search of tasty brains -- which they will certainly do in Day of the Dead. Bloodline, a "reimagining" of Romero's classic 1985 film, which just dropped its red-band trailer. More »
"His brain is still working. They're learning." Saban Films has released the official red band trailer for a new zombie movie called Day of the Dead: Bloodline. This is basically a remake of the classic original George A. Romero zombie...Show More Summary
Thirteen years after playing a role in Zack Snyder's remake of the George A. Romero classic DAWN OF THE DEAD, actor Kevin Zegers is set to encounter a new batch of zombies in the fourth season of the AMC TV series Fear the Walking...Show More Summary