13 wins & 5 nominations.
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(TV Series documentary) (executive producer - 1 episode, 1974) (producer - 1 episode, 1973)
In 1999, during the filming of Bruiser
(2000), he directed the music video "Scream" for the horror-punk legends, 'The Misfits'. The video was done as a homage to his Dead films, casting 'The Misfits' as zombie versions of themselves who go berserk in a hospital. In return, 'The Misfits' agreed to appear in Bruiser
3 Biographical Movies |
1 Print Biography |
36 Interviews |
13 Articles |
1 Pictorial |
Georges A. Romero | George Romero | Romero
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[on Night of the Living Dead
(1968)] At first I didn't think of them as zombies, I thought of them as flesh-eaters or ghouls and never called them zombies in the first film. Then people started to write about them, calling them zombies, and all of a sudden that's what they were: the new zombies. I guess I invented a few rules, like kill the brain and you kill the ghoul, and eventually I ...
Was slated to direct a theatrical version of Stephen King
's novel "The Stand," adapted for the screen by Rospo Pallenberg
. The film never materialized. Instead, the novel was adapted into a TV mini-series, The Stand
Films often contain extreme carnage with make-up effects by Tom Savini
King of the Zombies