Overview

During an ever-growing epidemic of zombies that have risen from the dead, two Philadelphia SWAT team members, a traffic reporter, and his television-executive girlfriend seek refuge in a secluded shopping mall.

  1. George A. Romero

    Director, Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. David Emge

    David Emge

    Stephen

  2. Ken Foree

    Ken Foree

    Peter

  3. Scott H. Reiniger

    Scott H. Reiniger

    Roger

  4. Gaylen Ross

    Gaylen Ross

    Francine

  5. David Crawford

    David Crawford

    Dr. Foster

Full Cast & Crew

Dawn of the Dead
Dawn of the Dead

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Status Released

Release Information

  • April 19, 1979
    NR
    Theatrical

    Meaning

    No rating information.

Original Language English

Runtime 2h 7m

Budget $650,000.00

Revenue $55,000,000.00

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