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Day of the Dead

Released 1985
Distributor United Film Distribution Company

About Day of the Dead

By this time the Dead have triumphed and human beings are on the run. Cooly received at the time of its spotty unrated release in 1985, this third Dead movie has been staging something of a critical comeback in recent years.

About Edgar Wright

Writer-director Edgar Wright is best known for Spaced, the BAFTA-nominated tv series he created with Simon Pegg for Britain’s C-4, as well as the feature films:  Scott Pilgrim vs. the World (2010), Hot Fuzz (2007) and the zombie romantic-comedy Shaun Of The Dead (2004). The latter earned Wright a BAFTA nomination along with a Bram Stoker and a British Independent Film Award.  He co-wrote the screenplay for The Adventures of Tintin, executive produced Attack the Block, and directed The World’s End which has been lauded as one of the best films of 2013.