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Title Night of the living dead [(Blu-ray) videorecording] / produced by Karl Hardman and Russell Streiner ; written by George A. Romero and John A. Russo ; directed by George A. Romero.

Edition Two-Blu-ray special edition.
Imprint [United States] : The Criterion Collection, 2018.
Publication Info. [New York, New York] : The Criterion Collection, [2018]
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Description 2 videodiscs (96 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
Physical Medium 4 3/4 in.
Description digital rdatr
optical rdarm
mono rdacpc
video file rdaft
region A rdare
Motion pictures lcgft
Series Criterion collection ; 909.
System Details Blu-ray, region A; full frame (1.37:1 aspect ratio); uncompressed LPCM 1.0 monaural.
Language In English with optional English SDH subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Cast Duane Jones, Judith O'Dea, Karl Hardman, Marilyn Eastman, Keith Wayne, Judith Ridley.
Credits Photography, The Latent Image, Inc. ; editor, George Romero.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1968.
Full screen (1.37:1 aspect ratio).
"This film was restored by The Museum of Modern Art and The Film Foundation"--Opening frames.
Special features: New 4K digital restoration, supervised by director George A. Romero, coscreenwriter John A. Russo, sound engineer Gary R. Streiner, and producer Russell W. Streiner ; new restoration of the monaural soundtrack, supervised by Romero and Gary Streiner, and presented uncompressed ; in booklet: an essay by critic Stuart Klawans.
Summary "Shot outside Pittsburgh on a shoestring budget by a band of filmmakers determined to make their mark, Night of the Living Dead, directed by horror master George A. Romero, is a great story of independent cinema: a midnight hit turned box-office smash that became one of the most influential films of all time. A deceptively simple tale of a group of strangers trapped in a farmhouse who find themselves fending off a horde of recently dead, flesh-eating ghouls, Romero's vision of a late-1960s America literally tearing itself apart rewrote the rules of the horror genre, combined gruesome gore with acute social commentary, and quietly broke ground by casting a black actor (Duane Jones) in its lead role. Stark, haunting, and more relevant than ever, Night of the Living Dead is back"--Container.
Audience Rating: Not rated.
Subject Romero, George A. -- Interviews.
Romero, George A (OCoLC)fst00021969 -- Videodiscs.
Zombies -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Survival -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Genre Drama. (OCoLC)fst01423879
Feature films. (OCoLC)fst01710384
Horror films. (OCoLC)fst01710373
Independent films. (OCoLC)fst01710572
Interviews. (OCoLC)fst01423832
Video recordings for the hearing impaired. (OCoLC)fst01710450
Zombie films. (OCoLC)fst01710463
Zombie films.
Horror films.
Independent films.
Fiction films.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Blu-ray discs.
Added Author Romero, George A., film director, screenwriter, editor of moving image work.
Russo, John, 1939- screenwriter.
Streiner, Russ, film producer.
Hardman, Karl, film producer, actor.
Jones, Duane, actor.
O'Dea, Judith, actor.
Eastman, Marilyn, 1927- actor.
Wayne, Keith, 1942-1995, actor.
Ridley, Judith, actor.
Janus Films, film distributor.
Image Ten (Firm), production company.
Criterion Collection (Firm), publisher.
ISBN 9781681434018
Standard No. 715515210119
Music No. CC2851BD The Criterion Collection
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