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Dawn of the dead

Author: George A RomeroRichard P RubinsteinDavid EmgeKen ForeeScott H ReinigerAll authors
Publisher: Troy, MI : Distributed by Anchor Bay Entertainment, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : English : Anniversary ed., U.S. theatrical cutView all editions and formats
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"Sequel-cum-remake of Night of the living dead is apocalyptic horror masterpiece; as zombie population increases, four people set up quasi-Utopian existence in barricaded shopping mall. Satiric, metaphorically rich adventure jerks viewers around with stunning ease, as zombies are, by turns, horrifying, heroic, made clownish, and even forgotten. Savini's hideously gory effects are mostly confined to the first and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Horror films
Zombie films
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: George A Romero; Richard P Rubinstein; David Emge; Ken Foree; Scott H Reiniger; Gaylen Ross; Laurel (Firm); Anchor Bay Entertainment, Inc.
OCLC Number: 41395977
Notes: Originally produced as a motion picture in 1978.
Widescreen presentation (1.66:1).
Includes original theatrical trailer, alternate scenes from Dario Argento's European cut "Zombi", Monroeville Mall commercial spot.
Credits: Director of photography, Michael Gornick ; editor, George A. Romero ; music, Dario Argento, et al. ; special effects, Tom Savini.
Cast: David Emge, Ken Foree, Scott H. Reiniger, Gaylen Ross.
Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 128 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, Dolby digital.
Other Titles: George A. Romero's Dawn of the dead
Responsibility: a Laurel Group production ; produced by Richard P. Rubinstein ; written & directed by George A. Romero.

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"Sequel-cum-remake of Night of the living dead is apocalyptic horror masterpiece; as zombie population increases, four people set up quasi-Utopian existence in barricaded shopping mall. Satiric, metaphorically rich adventure jerks viewers around with stunning ease, as zombies are, by turns, horrifying, heroic, made clownish, and even forgotten. Savini's hideously gory effects are mostly confined to the first and last half hours"--Leaf Maltin.

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