Tag: George A. Romero

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Scream Factory To Release ‘Dawn of the Dead’ and ‘Land of the Dead’ Collector’s Editions On October 31st!

This Halloween, get ready for a double dose of zombie apocalypse mayhem and trips to hell! On October 31, 2017, Scream Factory™ is proud to present DAWN OF THE DEAD Collector’s Edition 2-Disc Blu-ray  and George A. Romero’s LAND OF THE DEAD Collector’s Edition2-Disc Blu-ray.  These two definitive collector’s editions boast new 2K transfer, revealing extras […]

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Blu-Ray Review — Tasty: A Look at ‘Just Desserts: The Making of Creepshow’

This week, The Phenomenal Dylan Lyles takes on a walk down memory lane with a look at Synapse Films latest spine-tingling release — ‘Just Desserts: The Making of Creepshow.’ Here is a quick rundown on one of horror’s most beloved flicks: Synopsis: “In 1982, Auther Stephen King and Director George A. Romero collaborated on a feature-film tribute to the controversial EC […]

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‘Just Desserts: The Making of Creepshow’ Is Coming To Blu-ray This July!

For years, fans have been clamoring for the definite word on the making of George A. Romero’s classic 1982 horror anthology CREEPSHOW, the first of his many big screen collaborations with best-selling novelist Stephen King. Now 34 years later, Synapse Films and Red Shirt Pictures join forces to bring this terrifyingly entertaining story to life […]

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Scream Factory To Release ‘The Dark Half’ and ‘Monkey Shines’ In November

This fall, Scream Factory will release The Dark Half and Monkey Shines, two horror favorites from acclaimed director George A. Romero. Making their Blu-ray debuts on November 18th, 2014, each release also boasts brand new bonus features including all new audio commentaries with George A. Romero, new retrospective featurettes with cast and crew, behind the scenes footage, deleted scenes and […]

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Killer Review: Satisfy Your Thirst For Blood With ‘Dead Island’

If you’ve read my Pumpkin Beer Power Rankings, you know I love zombie video games.  If you haven’t read my Pumpkin Beer Power Rankings, go read it and come back. DO IT NOW! Dead Island is a first-person RPG of zombie-killing joy.  It borrows elements from similar games, such as the first-person and RPG elements […]

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‘Call of Duty®: Black Ops Escalation’ Announces All-Star Cast For ‘Call of The Dead’

Activision Publishing, Inc. (Nasdaq: ATVI) and Treyarch revealed today that famed horror and action stars Robert Englund, Sarah Michelle Gellar, Michael Rooker and Danny Trejo have joined the cast of Call of Duty®: Black Ops Escalation’s zombie level, Call of the Dead. The Call of the Dead zombie level and four all new multiplayer maps make up the second […]

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Telltale Games and Robert Kirkman To Bring ‘The Walking Dead’ To Gaming

Telltale Games and Robert Kirkman today announce a long term agreement to produce games based on The Walking Dead. The Walking Dead is an epic drama where personal trials are magnified against a backdrop of moment-to-moment survival. As a zombie epidemic of apocalyptic proportions sweeps the globe, the dead are rising to feed on the living. […]

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Review: ‘Dead Rising 2’ Explodes Onto The PS3 and Xbox 360!

I was a huge fan of Capcom’s 2006 sleeper hit “Dead Rising” (“DR”) The game was a tribute to all things zombie, from George A. Romero’s “Dead” films, particularly “Dawn of the Dead,” to Capcom’s “Resident Evil” series, with equal parts silliness and terror. I was excited to hear in 2009 that Capcom was releasing […]