The Canon Podcast | ‘Night of the Living Dead’ (1968)

Welcome to another wonderful Wednesday. Which of course means it’s time for another episode of The Canon: An Essential Movies Watchlist. This week we’re talking about the legendary Night of the Living Dead.

Happy listening, screenagers!

Episode 24: Night of the Living Dead (1968)

They’re coming for you! Spooktober continues with George A. Romero’s classic from 1968. To celebrate the granddaddy of all modern zombie movies, Raf is joined by friends of the show Matt Miller and Simon Staples-Vangel. Also in this episode: does the gore in this movie hold up, are Michael Bay and Zack Snyder auteurs, and what’s up with all of Simon’s trivia nuggets?

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Author: Raf Stitt

Brooklyn based. Full time movie fan, part time podcaster, occasional writer. Follow on Twitter: @rafstitt