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Zombies rule the big and small screens, but I don't see why

...undead and the bloodshed that bug me. I simply don't see the allure.I've read that the director of 1968's Night of the Living Dead said the film was a metaphor for America's crumbling social order during the Cold War and amid war and assassinations...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-10-13/zombies-rule-big-and-small-sc
Pastiness finally is accepted as beauty

...Fair-skinned women such as Nicole Kidman and Scarlett Johansson, who once would have been cast as zombies in The Night of the Living Dead, are now revered as beauties. Almost everyone is on a quest for the sunblock with the highest SPF factor, too...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/08/21/liv_4126.shtml
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'Batman Begins' wins weekend as box-office slide lingers on

...Romero's Land of the Dead," the fourth installment of the flesh-munching zombie saga from the director of "Night of the Living Dead," debuted at No. 5 with $10.2 million. In narrower release, the documentary "Rize," about the south-central...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/06/27/mov_457169.shtml
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At the Movies: capsule reviews of new films

...it. Writer-director Romero continues to adhere to the basic rules he established nearly 40 years ago with "Night of the Living Dead," which should please the purists. The main difference is, the people being attacked are played by actors...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/06/26/mov_457075.shtml
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Director Romero brings his zombies back to life

...human flesh. The director, whose 1968 chiller "Night of the Living Dead" established an entire horror subgenre, is back...commercials and industrial films, Romero shot "Night of the Living Dead" in stark black and white with a documentary...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/06/22/mov_456698.shtml
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Batman comes to life in Pennsylvania farmhouse

...work on "Batman" and "Toe Tags," a DC comic book series written by zombie movie director George Romero ("Night of the Living Dead," the upcoming "Land of the Dead"). Keene, whose books include "The Rising," counts himself a fan...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/06/08/liv_455400.shtml
Life & style
Superheroes, remakes heat up season's movie offerings

...June 17 LAND OF THE DEAD: In 1968, filmmaker George Romero all but invented the zombie movie when he shot Night of the Living Dead on a shoestring budget. He followed the film with two sequels - Dawn of the Dead and Day of the Dead. Now he's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/05/12/mov_452939.shtml
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At the Movies: 'Dawn of the Dead'

...especially compared to the freakish chills of Romero's version, itself a follow-up to the stark 1968 classic "Night of the Living Dead." With shoestring finances, Romero created enduring images of zombies scuffling brainlessly through a shopping...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/03/19/mov_409268.shtml
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Gary Larson revisits 'The Far Side'

...that hand, the other hand! ... And if you've got another woman in it, you're dogmeat!" Caption: "Night of the Living Dead Chipmunks": A woman runs in terror as a herd of zombielike chipmunks invade her house.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/12/02/art_387487.shtml
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At the Movies: '28 Days Later'

...they agree to help protect Jim from these creatures. Unlike the monsters in classic zombie films like 1968's "Night of the Living Dead" and the throwaway copycats that followed, these aren't lumbering, mumbling zombies - these are twitching...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/06/27/mov_379661.shtml
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