Zombie Day honoring John A. Russo featuring Fido, Zombieland, Shaun of the Dead, Night of the Living Dead
Date(s) - 08/01/2015
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
New Rheem Theatre
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Come honor John Russo as he will be inducted into the Classic Film Hall of Fame and Museum on August 1st. Mr. Russo started all the Zombie craze in 1968 when he wrote “Night of the Living Dead”! Zombie Day includes the screening of four great Zombie titles which include “Fido”, “Zombieland”, “Shaun of the Dead” and the one that kicked it all off “Night of the Living Dead”! Zombie Day will also include a Q & A with John Russo, a zombie costume contest and games!
Come join the fun with Zombie Day passes are only $30. Single movie tickets are $10 to $15. Get your tickets soon!
John A. Russo is an American screenwriter and film director most commonly associated with the 1968 horror classic film Night of the Living Dead. As a screenwriter, his credits include Night of the Living Dead, The Majorettes, Midnight, and Santa Claws. The latter two, he also directed. He has performed small roles as an actor, most notably the first ghoul who is stabbed in the head in Night of the Living Dead, as well as cameos in There’s Always Vanilla and House of Frankenstein 1997. John Russo is also the founder and one of the co-mentors along with Russell Streiner of the John Russo Movie Making Program at DuBois Business College in DuBois, Pennsylvania. John A. Russo has completed several interviews over the years discussing his film making career, with a recent interview with BioGamer Girl Magazine, in which he appeared on the magazine’s radio show Undead Noise. Movie Emporium Inc. will released Russo’s CD John Russo’s Movie Music, his CD is filled with Songs from his films.