Night of the Living Dead (1968)

Night of the Living Dead (1968)

Night of the Living Dead (1968)

George A. Romero's first film, the independent black and white horror that would spawn five sequels and inspire the modern pop-culture zombie archetype. Story follows a group who must survive an attack from bloodthirsty zombies while trapped in a rural Pennsylvania farmhouse.

1968Rating: R1696 minsUSA
HorrorClassic

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Night of the Living Dead (1968) / Reviews

Variety

Variety

It is in execution that the film distastefully excels.

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Total Film

Total Film

It's a virulent portrait of an America in flux and decay, from the flag billowing near the graveyard at the start to its disturbing depiction of a lynch-mob mentality.

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BBC

BBC

For the audience watching in 1968, this movie represented a new dawn in horror film-making.

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