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DAWN OF THE DEAD (1978)

DAWN OF THE DEAD <span>(1978)</span> artwork

DAWN OF THE DEAD (1978)

Type Feature

Approx. Running minutes 120

Release dates 25/10/2004, 02/03/2003

Ratings Info strong bloody violence, gore

Genre(s) Horror

Director(s) George A. Romero

Cast includes David Emge, Ken Foree, Scott H. Reininger, Gaylen Ross, David Crawford, David Early

Cut versions One or more versions of this work have been cut. Cuts are detailed for each respective version found under "Related works".

  • Suitable only for adults icon18

Ratings info

Ratings info publication date 28/08/2020

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

DAWN OF THE DEAD is a 1978 horror film in which a group of survivors of a zombie apocalypse take refuge in a shopping centre.

Violence

Using their teeth, zombies tear flesh from the living. Survivors dismember zombies with gunshots, machetes and other weapons.

Injury detail

There are regular scenes of gory injury detail. Zombies devour the entrails of their victims.

There is use of strong language ('f**k', 'motherf**ker'). There is use of discriminatory language ('n****r'). Other issues include breast nudity, and strong threat.

Details

Title
DAWN OF THE DEAD
Also known as
Previous Title - "ZOMBIES - DAWN OF THE DEAD",DAWN OF THE LIVING DEADZOMBIZOMBIE: DAWN OF THE DEADZOMBIES,ZOMBIES - DAWN OF THE DEAD,DAWN OF THE DEAD - THEATRICAL CUT,ZOMBI,DAWN OF THE DEAD: ARGENTO CUT
Year
1978
Formats
DVD, Cinema
Distributor(s)
Second Sight Films,BMG Video,Target International Films Ltd,Fremantlemedia Enterprise Ltd,Entertainment in Video Ltd
Classified date(s)
18/09/2020
Main language
English
BBFC reference
AZF037461

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