BIRTH OF THE LIVING DEAD is in theaters, on iTunes and VOD now, and it’s coming to New York next week. Here’s a sampling of some of the BOTLD goodness happening on the web and on the streets.
“I am very interested in the function of horror in society and how trends in scary movies reflect the national anxieties of a given era. Certainly after the bomb was dropped on Hiroshima, our fear flicks were populated by freaks of nature brought on by nuclear fallout: Them!, Tarantula and all the Godzilla films. During the Bush years we experienced a wave of torture porn, and so on. So it was more that Rob’s film was trying to integrate the historical with the artistic efforts of some indie upstarts that captivated me and seemed an expression of my own interests.” Continue Reading
Executive Producer Larry Fessenden chats with Westword Denver on the production of BIRTH OF THE LIVING DEAD, how he got involved and what the movie means to him. Read on ->
Birth of the Living Dead is part of this week’s trailer mash from AdWeek. Watch it here.
BIRTH OF THE LIVING DEAD in theaters! Exclusive clip on iTunes! HELLBENDERS in theaters! JUG FACE on Blu-ray/DVD! And much more…
BIRTH OF THE LIVING DEAD director, Rob Kuhns, along with producer, Esther Cassidy, are blogging their way through the South as they screen the film in multiple Southern communities. Discover more about their new blog.
The trailer for BIRTH OF THE LIVING DEAD, GEP’s new doc on NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD, hits the IMDB homepage. Check it out now on IMDB.com.
BIRTH OF THE LIVING DEAD is available On Demand TODAY and in theaters starting October 18th.
BIRTH OF THE LIVING DEAD wins Best Doc at Mexico’s Feratum Film Festival!
Find all the winners at TwitchFilm.com.
The BIRTH OF THE LIVING DEAD trailer is currently #3 on apple trailers! Check it out here.
The film hits VOD Oct 15th and theaters starting Oct Continue Reading »
“In a bit of news that has somehow escaped us here at Morbidly Amusing, a fascinating new horror documentary entitled Birth of the Living Dead has been set for release this very month. This doc tells the story of George A. Romero and his creation of the modern film zombie in his directorial debut Night of the Living Dead. Focusing on the political and social ramifications of Night and sporting a wide array of interviews from modern-day film Continue Reading »
Forty-five years ago on Oct. 2, 2013, George A. Romero’s “Night of the Living Dead” was released to theaters. This shocking, horrific film was, at the time, counter-culture, but is now very much mainstream.
In 1968, Romero directed this super low-budge horror film that eventually rise to a billion dollar industry.
Filmmaker Rob Kuhns will release “Birth of the Dead, a documentary about the impact of “Night of the Living Dead,” on Nov.6, 2013 in New York at the IFC Center. Continue Reading »