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Release Date: January 07, 2014Running Time: 76 mins.
MPAA Rating: NoneBox Office: $8,590.00
Genre: Documentary

George Romero
Larry Fessenden
Gale Anne Hurd
Mark Harris

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In 1968 a young college drop-out named George A. Romero directed "Night of the Living Dead," a low budget horror film that shocked the world, became an icon of the counterculture and spawned a zombie industry worth billions of dollars that continues to this day. This documentary shows how Romero gathered an unlikely team of Pittsburghers - policemen, iron workers, teachers, ad-men, housewives and a roller-rink owner - to shoot, with a revolutionary guerrilla, run-and-gun style, his seminal film. During that process Romero and his team created an entirely new and horribly chilling monster - one that was undead and feasted upon human flesh. It also immerses audiences into the singular time in ... Full Summary >>