Day of the Dead

October 12th

Showtimes

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Sat, Oct 12

Play Trailer

Director: George A. Romero
 
Cast: Lori Cardille, Terry Alexander, Joe Pilato, Richard Liberty, John Amplas
 
1985 / 100 min. / DCP
 
 

Introduced by actress Lori Cardille and actor John Amplas

Individual tickets for each film are $10 – no screenie cards or discounts will be applied, except for University of Pittsburgh students ($8). Passes for the entire series are available for $100, a savings of over $75!  All pass purchasers will receive additional giveaways and be entered into a drawing to win prizes!

Originally conceived of as “the Gone with the Wind of zombie films,” Day of the Dead concludes Romero’s original zombie saga after the world has been ceded to the undead. What might be humanity’s last hope has holed up in a military bunker while masses of zombies wander the world above them. Isolated deep underground, the survivors grow increasingly brutal and cruel, leaving the more humane among them to wonder whether humanity deserves to be saved. Perhaps Romero’s harshest vision, Day has become a favorite of Dead devotees and horror aficionados. Featuring some of cinema’s most spectacular special make-up effects by legendary artists (and native Pittsburghers!) Tom Savini and Greg Nicotero.

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