Posts Tagged ‘George Romero’

John Carpenter Accuses Walking Dead Of Ripping Off George Romero

by Peter Paltridgeon 07/04/2016
You might think director John Carpenter, with a long history of directing horror movies, would be a fan of AMC’s The Walking Dead. He is not; in fact, he despises the show. Not because of anything it particularly did, but because of what it is. Carpenter told Marc Maron during a guest appearance on his […]

George Romero’s Empire Of The Dead Coming To Life

by Alex Beanon 05/21/2015
George Romero’s 15-issue graphic novel published by Marvel Comics entitled “Empire of the Dead” is slated to get a possible television series. No further announcement was made as to which network would televise the adaptation – where the “Empire of the Dead” is populated by a vampire/zombie mix – or what year it would air […]

George Romero Says The Walking Dead Is Just A Soap Opera

by Jakobion 11/02/2013
George Romero, the man who changed horror film forever with his vision and ground breaking zombie work, recently mentioned in an interview that The Walking Dead is basically just a soap opera. In fact, when AMC invited him to do a couple of episodes, he refused. According to the interview that he recently had with […]
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The Walking Dead And George Romero Don’t Mix

by Jakobion 10/13/2011
George Romero who happens to be the legendary king of zombie movies and of the zombie scene, is not a big fan of The Walking Dead. According to, he actually has never even seen an episode. He was also asked to direct and episode, and he also turned down that offer as well. “Frank [Darabont] and […]