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MOVIE INFO

Movie:
Night of the Living Dead
Showing:
Thursday 23rd Nov 9:00 PM
Director:
George A. Romero
Released:
1968
Stars:
Duane Jones, Judith O'Dea, Karl Hardman
IMDB:
View on IMDB
Genre:
Drama, Horror, Mystery

Night of the Living Dead is a 1968 American independent horror film, directed by George A. Romero, starring Duane Jones and Judith O’Dea. It was completed on a $114,000 budget and premiered October 1, 1968. The film became a financial success, grossing $12 million domestically and $18 million internationally. It has been a cult classic ever since. Night of the Living Dead was heavily criticised at its release for its explicit gore. It eventually garnered critical acclaim and has been selected by the Library of Congress for preservation in the National Film Registry, as a film deemed “culturally, historically, or aesthetically significant”