Not Rated | | Horror, Thriller
A ragtag group of Pennsylvanians barricade themselves in an old farmhouse to remain safe from a horde of flesh-eating ghouls that are ravaging the East Coast of the United States.
In one variation of the script, Helen would have found a zombified Harry eating Karen in the basement rather than the other way around. Although the film was intended to be horrific and deliver maximum shock value, Romero had decided that such a scene would be far too disturbing even for this film.
They ought to make the day the time changes the first day of summer.
Barbara: Well, it's eight o' clock, and it's still light.
Johnny: A lot of good the extra daylight does us. You know, we've still got a three hour drive back; we're not going to be home until ...
When Johnny gets out of his car he throws his driving gloves onto the dashboard, but a little later he takes them out of his pocket and puts them on.
There is no on-screen copyright notice, nor any of the usual legal disclaimers typically found in movie credits; this is the main reason the film has been in the public domain since its release.
The old German version misses some short scenes of dialog when Johnny and Barbara arrive at the cemetery. Some text is synchronized in a different meaning (the car's radio).
$5,452 15 October 2017
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