As his long time collaborator and friend Tom Savini put it, “There is a light that’s gone out and can’t be replaced.” George A. Romero (1940-2017) was one the father’s of the modern horror movie, the zombie genre wouldn’t be what it is today without him, for what is the zombie genre today if not just a genre full of Romero wannabes.
Here are my Top 5 Romero flicks.
5. Monkey Shines (1988)
4. The Crazies (1973)
3. Creepshow (1982)
2. Dawn of the Dead (1978)
1. Night of the Living Dead (1968)