Zombies Night of the Living Dead: Directed by: George A. Romero. Produced by: Karl Hardman. Russell Streiner. Written by: George A. Romero, John A. Russo. Starring: Duane Jones, Judith O'Dea, Karl Hardman, Marilyn Eastman, Keith Wayne, Judith Ridley, Kyra Schon.
Cinematography: George A. Romero. Editing by: George A. Romero, John A. Russo. Studio: Image Ten, Laurel Group, Market Square Productions, Off Color Films. Distributed by: The Walter Reade Organization. Release date(s): October 1, 1968.
Running time: 96 minutes. Country: United States. Language: English. Budget: $114,000. Box office: $42 million. ($256,147,434 as of 2009)
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