Zombie movies are the biggest and most popular sub-genre in horror films today with millions of fans world-wide. "Zombie Movies" offers a fun, humorous trip through the genre, written in the refreshing and signature style of Glenn Kay which was lavishly praised in his first book. Readers will learn all about the history of this genre and will be taken behind the scenes of zombie classics. They will meet the professionals in the genre, learn all about the fans and critics and do so laughing!
Contents include: a humorous chronological history of the Zombie film from its origins to present day; critical reviews of over 200 films; descriptions and references to more than 50 other undead titles; a countdown of the 25 greatest Zombie Films Ever Made, with memorable quotes and technical specs on all films; brief and amusing quotes from other reviewers published at the time of each film's release; a list of the oddest things ever seen in zombie cinema; interviews with actors/directors/make-up artists/film theorists/zombie fans including: Jennifer Baxter of "Land of the Dead" (2005), Greg Nicotero of "Grind House" (2007), Tom Savini of "Night of the Living Dead" (1990) and "Dawn of the Dead" (1978), Andrew Currie of "Fido" (2006), Anonella Fulci, Albero Farina, Colin Geddes, John Migliore, Thea Munser and more. The book also includes hundreds of rare stills/lobbycards/posters and original illustrations.