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A Horror Director Dials Back the Blood

George A. Romero's 1968 film, The Night of the Living Dead, is a classic of the horror genre. While his zombie flicks have become increasingly graphic over the years, his newest film, Monkey Shines, is more of a psychological thriller. Romero is careful to point out that no monkeys were harmed in the making of the movie.




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Fresh Air with Terry Gross, January 2, 1989: Interview with George Romero; Commentary on the Mexican American rock bands Sam the Sham and the Pharaohs and The Question Marks; Interview with Carol…


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