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George A. Romero
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Date of Birth: Feb 4, 1940

Country: USA

Biography: George Andrew Romero (born February 4, 1940) is an American-Canadian film director, screenwriter, and editor best known for his gruesome and satirical horror films about a hypothetical zombie apocalypse. He is nicknamed "Grandfather of the Zombie."...(Wikipedia)

Total Titles at Criticker: 40 - You've Seen 0

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Day of the Dead: Bloodline (2018)
A small group of military personnel and survivalists dwell in an underground bunker as they seek to find a cure in a world overrun by zombies. (imdb)
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Doc of the Dead (2014)
The definitive zombie culture documentary, brought to the screen by the makers of THE PEOPLE vs. GEORGE LUCAS. (imdb)
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Birth of the Living Dead (2013)
A documentary that shows how George A. Romero gathered an unlikely team of Pittsburghers to shoot his seminal film: Night of the Living Dead.
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Nightmare Factory (2011)
An inside look at the world of Hollywood special effects and the company paving the way, KNB Effects. (imdb)
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Deadtime Stories 2 (2009)
In this anthology of horror tales two hikers are trapped in a cave-in, a jilted teen lover turns bad, and man is murderously desperate to help his ailing wife. (imdb)
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Survival of the Dead (2009)
On an isolated island off the coast of North America, the inhabitants discover that their relatives are rising from the dead. The island divides over the debate of whether to 'kill' the walking dead or to preserve them and try to find a cure.
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Nightmares in Red, White and Blue (2009)
An exploration of the appeal of horror films, with interviews of many legendary directors in the genre. (imdb)
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Into the Dark: Exploring the Horror Film (2009)
An in depth documentary on the horror genre. (imdb)
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Day of the Dead (2008)
When the world is overrun by the flesh hungry dead a small group of survivors head to an underground military bunker in a last ditch effort to stay alive. (imdb)
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One for the Fire: The Legacy of
A definitive documentary that recaps the evolution of an American Cinema Classic over the past 40 years. (imdb)
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Fantastic Flesh: The Art of Make-Up EFX (2008)
This documentary delves into the art of make-up effects with industry legends Dick Smith, Rob Bottin, Tom Savini, John Landis, Frank Darabont, Joe Dante and many others with a strong focus on Greg Nicotero and Howard Berger of KNB Make-Up EFX. (imdb)
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Diary of the Dead (2008)
A group of young film students run into real-life zombies while filming a horror movie of their own. (imdb)
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30 Even Scarier Movie Moments (2006)
Bravo channel presents 30 even scarier movie moments.
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Midnight Movies: From the Margin to the Mainstream (2005)
Midnight Movies: From the Margin to the Mainstream tells the hidden history of these landmark films, El Topo (1970), Night of the Living Dead (1968), The Harder They Come (1973), Pink Flamingos (1972), The Rocky Horror Picture Show (1975), and Eraserhead (1977).
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Make Your Own Damn Movie! (2005)
Based on the book of the same name, Lloyd Kaufman and the Troma Studios team share their wisdom about filmmaking to independent filmmakers everywhere. They make a documentary of the team's visits and have interviews, and there is a behind-the-scenes look at how many famous Hollywood filmmakers who started with Troma make their movies and how Troma has inspired them. (imdb)
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Land of the Dead (2005)
What's left of mankind is cordoned off behind the walls of a fortified city while zombies roam the vast wasteland beyond. The few wealthy and powerful try to maintain an illusion of life as it was, dwelling high above the city in the exclusive towers of Fiddler's Green.
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Dawn of the Dead (2004)
A nurse, a policeman, a street gang member, his wife, a salesman, and other survivors of a worldwide plague that is producing aggressive, flesh-eating zombies, take refuge in a mega Midwestern shopping mall. (imdb)
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Boogeymen II: Masters of Horror (2002)
More clips from horror movies, plus interviews with other horror legends. (imdb)
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The American Nightmare (2000)
Horror films have often been more than simple scares. At their best, they reflect society's anxiety's and concerns. In this film, major horror film makers such as George Romero and Tobe Hooper discuss the creation of their films in the 1960s and '70s and how they related to contemporary events while interviewed intellectuals give their own opinions. (imdb)
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Bruiser (2000)
George Romero's latest film (his first since "The Dark Half") is about a man who one day wakes to find that his face is now a smooth white, featureless mask. Freed by this newfound anonymity, he then seeks revenge on all who have wronged him. (imdb)
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The Dark Half (1993)
When Thad Beaumont was a child, he had an operation to remove a tumour from his brain. during the operation, it was discovered that far from being a tumor, the growth was a twin brother of Thad's that never developed... (imdb)
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Two Evil Eyes (1990)
Two horror tales based on short stories by Edgar Allan Poe directed by two famous horror directors, George A. Romero and Dario Argento. (imdb)
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Tales from the Darkside: The Movie (1990)
In anthology style, a child tells three stories of horror to keep from being eaten by a witch. (imdb)
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Night of the Living Dead (1990)
The unburied dead return to life and seek human victims. (imdb)
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Monkey Shines (1988)
A quadriplegic man has a trained monkey help him with his paralysis, until the little monkey begins to develop feelings, and rage, against its new master. (imdb)
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Drive-In Madness! (1987)
A compilation of trailers and previews from classic low-budget sci-fi and horror films.
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Creepshow 2 (1987)
George Romero and Stephen King return to bring three stories that include a vengeful wooden Native American, a monstrous blob in a lake, and a hitchhiker who wants revenge...and will not die! (imdb)
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Flight of the Spruce Goose (1986)
This romantic drama is about Adam, a young coal miner (Dan O'Shea) and Terry (Jennifer Runyon), the high-class model he falls for when she has a photo shoot at the mine where he works. Terry's mother and her sleazy agent would both prefer Adam stay away from her, while his job and his position in life are on a very different level than hers. But Adam still chases after the woman of his dreams; he ends up kidnapping her and they go on a lark to Hollywood, where more adventures are in store. (AllMovie Guide)
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Stephen King
A documentary about the works of novelist Stephen King and his influence on popular culture and his impact on horror film and novels. Portions of this documentary were repackaged and released as "This is Horror", released in 1989. (imdb)
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Document of the Dead (1985)
A documentary about George A. Romero's films, with a behind scenes look at Dawn of the Dead. (imdb)
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Day of the Dead (1985)
A small group of military officers and scientists dwell in an underground bunker as the world above is overrun by zombies (imdb)
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Creepshow (1982)
Inspired by the E.C. comics of the 1950s, George A.Romero and Stephen King bring five tales of terror to the screen. (imdb)
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Knightriders (1981)
A travelling troupe of jousters and performers are slowly cracking under the pressure of hick cops, financial troubles and their failure to live up to their own ideals (imdb)
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Martin (1978)
A young man, who believes himself to be a vampire, goes to live with his elderly and hostile cousin in a small Pennsylvania town where he tries to redeem his blood-craving urges. (imdb)
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Dawn of the Dead (1978)
Following an epidemic of zombies two Philadelphia SWAT team members, a traffic reporter and his girlfriend seek refuge in a secluded shopping mall.
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O.J. Simpson: Juice on the Loose (1974)
A documentary on the athletic skills of the famous football player.
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The Crazies (1973)
The military attempts to contain a manmade combat virus that causes death and permanent insanity in those infected, as it overtakes a small Pennsylvania town. (imdb)
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Season of the Witch (1972)
A bored, unhappy suburban housewife gets mixed up in witchcraft and murder. (imdb)
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There
A young man returns to his home city of Pittsburgh and moves in with an older woman whom he begins to rely on for emotional and financial support. (imdb)
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Night of the Living Dead (1968)
A group of people hide from bloodthirsty zombies in a farmhouse.
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