Search results for "George A. Romero"


Creepshow (1982) RT 69% / Audience 69%

DVD release: Aug 2001

Inspired by the E.C. comics of the 1950s, George A. Romero and Stephen King bring five tales of terror to the screen.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Fantasy • Horror
DIRECTION:  George A. Romero
CAST:  Leslie Nielsen  •  Ed Harris  •  Hal Holbrook  •  Ted Danson

Dawn of the Dead (1978) RT 92% / Audience 90%

DVD release: Sep 2004

During an ever-growing epidemic of zombies that have risen from the dead, two Philadelphia SWAT team members, a traffic reporter, and his television-executive girlfriend seek ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  George A. Romero
CAST:  David Emge  •  Ken Foree  •  Scott H. Reiniger  •  Gaylen Ross

Day of the Dead (1985) RT 82% / Audience 75%

DVD release: Nov 1998

The final chapter of George A. Romero's "Dead Trilogy". In an underground government installation they are searching for a cure to overcome this strange transformation into ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  George A. Romero
CAST:  Lori Cardille  •  Terry Alexander  •  Joseph Pilato  •  Jarlath Conroy

Knightriders (1981) RT 75% / Audience 61%

DVD release: Jul 2000

George Romero's unusual story of a modern-day Renaissance troupe whose participants follow a medieval code of honor.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama
DIRECTION:  George A. Romero
CAST:  Ed Harris  •  Gary Lahti  •  Tom Savini  •  Amy Ingersoll

Land of the Dead (2005) RT 73% / Audience 51%

DVD release: Oct 2005

The world is full of zombies and the survivors have barricaded themselves inside a walled city to keep out the living dead. As the wealthy hide out in skyscrapers and chaos ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  George A. Romero
CAST:  Simon Baker  •  John Leguizamo  •  Dennis Hopper  •  Robert Joy

Martin (1978) RT 93% / Audience 76%

DVD release: Jun 2000

Martin sedates women with a syringe full of narcotics and then slices their wrists with a razor blade so he can drink their blood. Martin, who comes to live with his uncle and ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  George A. Romero
CAST:  John Amplas  •  Lincoln Maazel  •  Christine Forrest  •  Elyane Nadeau

Night of the Living Dead (1968) RT 96% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Apr 2005

A group of people try to survive an attack of bloodthirsty zombies while trapped in a rural Pennsylvania farmhouse. Although not the first zombie film, NIGHT OF THE LIVING ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  George A. Romero
CAST:  Duane Jones  •  Judith O'Dea  •  Karl Hardman  •  Marilyn Eastman

Season of the Witch (1972) RT 57% / Audience 17%

A bored, unhappy suburban housewife gets mixed up in witchcraft and murder.Joan Mitchell is an unhappy, suburban housewife pushing 40, who has an uncommunicative businessman ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Horror • Mystery
DIRECTION:  George A. Romero
CAST:  Jan White  •  Raymond Laine  •  Ann Muffly  •  Joedda McClain

The Crazies (1973) RT 53% / Audience 43%

DVD release: Apr 2003

Citizens of a small town are infected by a biological weapon that causes its victims to become violently insane. As uninfected citizens struggle to survive, the military ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Horror • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  George A. Romero
CAST:  Lane Carroll  •  Will MacMillan  •  Harold Wayne Jones  •  Lynn Lowry

The Dark Half (1993) RT 57% / Audience 37%

DVD release: Aug 2001

Thad Beaumont is the author of a highly successful series of violent pulp thrillers written under the pseudonym of ‘George Stark’, but when he decides to ‘kill-off’ his ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Mystery
DIRECTION:  George A. Romero
CAST:  Timothy Hutton  •  Amy Madigan  •  Michael Rooker  •  Julie Harris




There's Always Vanilla (1971)

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.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  George A. Romero
CAST:  Judith Ridley  •  Raymond Laine  •  Johanna Lawrence  •  Richard Ricci

Two Evil Eyes (1990) RT 55% / Audience 35%

DVD release: Jun 2003

Two horror segments based on Edgar Allan Poe stories set in and around the city of Pittsburgh. "The Facts in the Case of M. Valdemar" concerns a cheating wife who is trying to ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  George A. Romero  •  Dario Argento
CAST:  Adrienne Barbeau  •  Harvey Keitel  •  Ramy Zada  •  E. G. Marshall

Bruiser (2000)

Bruiser is the story of a man who has always tried to fit in. He keeps his mouth shut, follows the rules, and does what he's supposed to do. But one morning, he wakes up to ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Mystery
DIRECTION:  George A. Romero
CAST:  Jason Flemyng  •  Peter Stormare  •  Leslie Hope  •  Nina Garbiras

Monkey Shines (1988)

A quadriplegic man is given a trained monkey help him with every day activities, until the little monkey begins to develop feelings, and rage, against its new master and those ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Horror • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  George A. Romero
CAST:  Jason Beghe  •  John Pankow  •  Kate McNeil  •  Joyce Van Patten

George A. Romero's Survival of the Dead (2010)

On an island off the coast of North America, local residents simultaneously fight a zombie epidemic while hoping for a cure to return their un-dead relatives back to their ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  George A. Romero
CAST:  Alan van Sprang  •  Kenneth Welsh  •  Kathleen Munroe  •  Devon Bostick

Diary of the Dead (2007) RT 62% / Audience 41%

DVD release: May 2008

A group of young film students run into real-life zombies while filming a horror movie of their own.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Horror • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  George A. Romero
CAST:  Michelle Morgan  •  Joshua Close  •  Shawn Roberts  •  Amy Lalonde

O. J. Simpson: Juice on the Loose (1974)

An independently produced sports documentary on the career of O.J. Simpson, (#32) the upcoming running back for the Buffalo Bills football team.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • TV movie
DIRECTION:  George A. Romero
CAST:  O. J. Simpson  •  Marvin Goux  •  John Mckay  •  Earl Edwards

The Silence of the Lambs (1991) RT 95% / Audience 95%

DVD release: Jul 1998

Clarice Starling is a top student at the FBI's training academy. Jack Crawford wants Clarice to interview Dr. Hannibal Lecter, a brilliant psychiatrist who is also a violent ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Jonathan Demme
CAST:  Jodie Foster  •  Lawrence A. Bonney  •  Kasi Lemmons  •  Lawrence T. Wrentz