Let me start off by saying that I love zombie movies! And if you like zombie flicks, you almost automatically like George Romero. George Romero is the man when it comes to zombies and in fact he defined what the modern zombie is. Zombies in films before Romero’s 1968 classic ‘Night of the Living Dead’, were just catatonic people under mind control or people under a voodoo spell of sorts. George has given us the gift of the modern flesh eating zombies, and his work has been imitated and even *gasp* remade! Although he has directed several films he is best known for his ‘of the dead’ series which are ‘Night of the Living Dead’, ‘Dawn of the Dead‘, ‘Day of the Dead’, ‘Land of the Dead’, Diary of the Dead, and ‘Survival of the Dead’. A few of the remakes of his work were decent like Tom Savini’s 1990 remake of Night of the Living Dead, and others were terrible like Night of the Living Dead 3D or the remake of Day of the Dead (2008). The original Dawn of the Dead was one of my favorite zombie films of all time, and I was also impressed with the remake. But which one will reign supreme?
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