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John Russo's My Uncle John Is a Zombie to premiere this month

While Matt Birman prepares to direct GEORGE A. ROMERO PRESENTS: ROAD OF THE DEAD , which he co-wrote with Romero, and Romero's son Cameron prepares to direct the NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD prequel RISE OF THE LIVING DEAD , NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD co-creator John A. Russo is about to premiere his own return to the world of zombies, MY UNCLE JOHN IS A ZOMBIE . Russo wrote the...
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Trailer released for Night of the Living Dead 4K restoration

A trailer has arrived online for a film most of us, if not all of us, have probably already seen by now, George A. Romero's immortal classic NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD . There have been innumerable releases of NIGHT since it made its premiere forty-nine years ago, but the upcoming theatrical re-release is a very important one, as it restores the film to the quality originally...
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Night of the Living Dead 4K restoration gets a poster, screenings begin

Last year, New York's Museum of Modern Art screened a new 4K restoration of George A. Romero's classic NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD , the film that created a horror sub-genre and forever added a new definition to the word "zombie". At the time, Romero said that the restoration returned the film "to the quality we originally intended". Now a wider audience...
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Anthology book Nights of the Living Dead, edited by Romero, coming in July

George A. Romero, who teamed with John A. Russo to create the flesh-eating ghoul version of zombies with their 1968 classic NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD, has now teamed with author Jonathan Maberry to edit NIGHTS OF THE LIVING DEAD , a zombie anthology book that is set in the same universe, and during the same timeframe, as the original NIGHT. In 1968, the world experienced a...
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Trailer gives an early look at John Russo's My Uncle John Is a Zombie

Since co-writing the 1968 classic NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD with George A. Romero, John A. Russo has continued to work in the horror genre quite frequently, writing, directing, producing, or otherwise having a hand in the making of such films as THE RETURN OF THE LIVING DEAD , MIDNIGHT, THE MAJORETTES, HEARTSTOPPER, and SANTA CLAWS. Russo's latest project is MY UNCLE JOHN IS A...
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Romero and Russo return to the living dead for anthology novel

New York Times bestselling author Jonathan Maberry is set to co-edit an anthology novel for publisher Griffin that will be set in the 48 hours surrounding the events of George A. Romero's immortal horror classic NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD. The working title for the book is HORROR OF THE LIVING DEAD , and Maberry's co-editor is none other than the zombie-creating master of...
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John Russo returns to the living dead with My Uncle John Is a Zombie

On October 1st, 1968, forty-seven years ago today, George A. Romero's NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD had its premiere screening and the horror genre was forever changed. Romero and NIGHT co-creator John A. Russo have both returned to the land of the dead several times since, and Russo is now gearing up to do it again, developing a $120,000 independent film entitled MY UNCLE JOHN IS...
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