Dawn Of The Dead

From The Grindhouse Cinema Database

Main Details

  • Released in 1978 | Color
  • Runtime: 126 min / Germany:156 min (extended version) / Italy:117 min (Dario Argento's European/Italian Cut) / Spain:115 min / USA:128 min (DVD version) / USA:139 min (director's cut)
  • Filming Location(s): Monroeville, Pittsburgh, and Philadelphia, PA.
  • Production Co: Laurel Group
  • Distribution Co: United Film Distribution Company (UFDC) (1979) (USA) (theatrical) | Astral Films (1979) (Canada) (theatrical) | Ízaro Films (1979) (Spain) (theatrical) | Éditions René Chateau (1983) (France) (theatrical)
  • Written & Directed by George A. Romero
  • Starring David Emge, Ken Foree, Scott H. Reiniger, Gaylen Ross, David Crawford, David Early, Richard France, Howard Smith, Daniel Dietrich, Fred Baker, James A. Baffico, Rod Stouffer, Jesse Del Gre, Clayton McKinnon, John Rice, Ted Bank, Patrick McCloskey, Randy Kovitz, Joseph Pilato, Pasquale Buba, Tom Savini, Tony Buba, Marty Schiff, Joe Shelby, Dave Hawkins, Taso N. Stavrakis, Tom Kapusta, Nick Tallo, Rudy Ricci, Larry Vaira, Sharon Ceccatti, Pam Chatfield, Mike Christopher, Clayton Hill, Jay Stover
  • Produced by Claudio Argento, Dario Argento, Alfredo Cuomo, Richard P. Rubinstein
  • Original Music by Goblin
  • Cinematography by Michael Gornick

Also Known As

  • Zombies | The Zombies (Philippines) | Zombi (Italy/Spain) | Zombie: Dawn of the Dead | Zombie - Le crépuscule des morts-vivants (France) | Zombies im Kaufhaus (Germany)


  • When there's no more room in hell, the dead will walk the earth.