Book of the Dead: The Complete History of Zombie Cinema

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FAB, 2005 - Performing Arts - 319 pages
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From 1932's White Zombie to 28 Days Later and the current crop of Japanese shockers, the zombie movie has been one of the most enduring mainstays of international horror cinema. Now, for the first time ever, the complete history of zombie cinema is told in this lavishly illustrated and fully cross-referenced celebration of living dead cinematic culture.

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User Review  - slealos - LibraryThing

I bought this book when I was researching the history of the zombie movie before a recent short film I wrote and filmed. It was everything it was advertised as being, easy to read and comprehensive in ... Read full review

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User Review  - Brdgt - LibraryThing

Last year I requested that my local library buy a few books on zombie cinema. Pretend We're Dead: Capitalist Monsters in American Pop Culture was okay - it read a bit too much like a dissertation ... Read full review

Contents

Dead Men Walking
7
The Zombie Goes to Hollywood
19
Down and Out on Poverty Row
33
Copyright

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Jamie Russell is a lecturer in English and a freelance journalist. He lives in London.

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