Of course, it’s just the 3nd sequel to George Romero and John Russo’s Night of the Living Dead (1968) but this film belongs to the dramedy fork of the franchise that Russo took when he and Romero went their separate ways.
Of course, RothLD 3 was written, directed and produced by ’80s low-budget schlockmeister and H.P. Lovecraft aficionado, Brian Yuzna. Unlike it’s predecessors, it abandons the full-on campy excesses of predecessors Dan O’Bannon (Alien, Lifeforce, Total Recall) and Ken Wiederhorn to inject the tragic pathos of teenage romance into the mix, and somehow it works marvelously. [Read more →]