George A. Romero

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Though primarily known for his Dead films – currently six of them, spanning a 40 year period – there is more to Romero’s filmography than them. Here we showcase a selection of his other fantasy work.

Martin

George A Romero | USA | 1976 | 95 minutes

A young man, who believes himself to be a vampire, goes to live with his elderly and hostile cousin in a small Pennsylvania town where he tries to redeem his blood-craving urges.

Friday, 13 November at 8.00pm

Creepshow

George A Romero | USA | 1982 | 120 minutes

Stephen King scripted horror comedy anthology inspired by the EC comics of the 1950s.

Friday, 20 November at 8.00pm

Monkey Shines

George A Romero | USA | 1988 | 113 minutes

A quadriplegic is given an unusually intelligent – and murderously over-protective – monkey as a helper.

Friday, 27 November at 8.00pm

The Dark Half

George A Romero | USA | 1993 | 122 minutes

An author decides to kill of his pen name, only to find that the pen name has an independent life of his own. Any similarities to Stephen King and Richard Bachman are purely coincidental.

Friday, 4 December at 8.00pm

Bruiser

George A Romero | USA | 2000 | 99 minutes

After becoming faceless a man takes his revenge upon those who he believes are responsible for his condition.

Friday, 11 December at 8.00pm