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Remembering George Romero, 77, filmmaker who brought the undead to life

Filmmaker George Romero has died at the age of 77. His cult classic “Night of the Living Dead,” made for $100,000 in 1968, launched the modern zombie industry and countless imitators. But Romero’s zombie flicks also offered him a platform for social commentary about American culture, racism, paranoia and consumerism. Jeffrey Brown discusses his life with Justin Chang of the Los Angeles Times.

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