Return of the Living Dead (1985)

Written by Dan O'Bannon, John Russo, Rudy Ricci and Russel Streiner Directed by Dan O'Bannon Starring Thom Mathews, James Karen, Clu Gulager, Linnea Quigley, Miguel A Nunez Jr., Don Calfa, Beverly Randolph and Mark Venturini Plot: Employees at a medical supply warehouse inadvertently release a gas that brings the dead back to life Let me … Continue reading Return of the Living Dead (1985)

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Train to Busan (2016)

Written and Directed by Sang-ho Yeon Starring Yoo Gong, Soo-an Kim, Yu-mi Jung, Dong-Seok Ma, Woo-sik Choi and Sohee Plot: When a zombie virus breaks out in South Korea, a trainfull of passengers try to survive a trip from Seoul to Busan. These zombies are fast rage-like zombies, think World War Z and 28 Days … Continue reading Train to Busan (2016)

Day of the Dead (2008)

Directed by Steve Miner.  Written by Jeffrey Reddick.  Starring Mena Suvari, Nick Cannon, Ving Rhames, Michael Welch and Annalyne McCord. Plot: zombies start eating people in a small Colorado town This movie is not a remake.  I repeat, this movie is NOT a remake.  It's a totally different mess that just happens to be titled … Continue reading Day of the Dead (2008)

Dawn of the Dead (2004)

Directed by Zack Snyder.  Written by James Gunn.  Starring Sarah Polley, Jake Weber, Ving Rhames, Mekhi Phifer, Ty Burrell, Kevin Zegers, Lindy Booth and Matt Frewer. Plot: during the zombie apocalypse, a group of survivors hole up in a mall to wait for help This remake of the 1978 classic is almost nothing like the … Continue reading Dawn of the Dead (2004)

Night of the Living Dead (1990)

Directed by Tom Savini.  Screenplay written by George A. Romero, based on his earlier screenplay with John Russo.  Starring Tony Todd, Patricia Tallman, Tom Towles, McKee Anderson, William Butler, Katie Finneran, Bill Moseley and Heather Mazur. Plot: the living dead attack a farmhouse full of people This remake is mostly like the original except that … Continue reading Night of the Living Dead (1990)

Survival of the Dead (2010)

Written and directed by George A. Romero.  Starring Shawn Roberts, Joshua Close, Alan van Sprang, Kenneth Walsh, Kathleen Munroe and Devon Bostick. Plot: a whole lot of stupid people want to run an island their own way, but it ain't gonna happen... cause zombies Ok so this is not Romero's best work. We didn't like … Continue reading Survival of the Dead (2010)

Diary of the Dead (2007)

Written and directed by George A. Romero.  Starring Shawn Roberts, Megan Park, Joshua Close, Michelle Morgan, Alan Van Sprang and Joe Dinicol. Plot: a group of people take video diary of the zombie apocalypse So, this is where the Dead movies start to get bad.  We're not sure why, but they do.  It's bad soap … Continue reading Diary of the Dead (2007)

Land of the Dead (2005)

Written and directed by George A. Romero.  Starring Simon Baker, Asia Argento, John Leguizamo, Dennis Hopper, Robert Joy and Eugene Clark. Plot: the dead are really beginning to learn now and that's not good for anyone, but especially not Dennis Hopper and his rich bitch tower city In this dead movie, Dennis Hopper and the … Continue reading Land of the Dead (2005)

Day of the Dead (1985)

Written and directed by George A. Romero.  Starring Joseph Pilato, Greg Nicotero, Lori Cardille, and Sherman Howard. Plot: a small group of military officers and scientists live and work underground in a world full of zombies This is another great chapter in the "dead" series. We are introduced to the first "intelligent" zombie in the … Continue reading Day of the Dead (1985)

Dawn of the Dead (1978)

Written and directed by George A. Romero.  Starring Ken Foree, Tom Savini, David Emge, Gaylen Ross, Scott Reiniger and George Romero for a hot second. Plot: a group of people seek refuge in a shopping center after the zombie apocalypse breaks out This movie was a great follow up to the classic that is Night … Continue reading Dawn of the Dead (1978)