Articles tagged george romero

Flash Points: Racial Profiling, Riot Porn and the Zombie Apocolypse

This week we look at racial profiling through the lens of controversial writer John Derbyshire. We also talk about racism within hip-hop and find ourselves stimulated by the riot porn of the new Jay-Z and Kanye West video. Flash Points ends on a more positive note: the rise of the walking dead.

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‘Shock Value’: What Men (and Boys) Really Fear

Jason Zinoman argues that the fantastic, Gothic monsters of the first half of the 20th century were replaced by a New Horror -- the monster right in front of your face.

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31 Mar 2009 // 4:11 AM

Two Evil Eyes (1990): Blu-ray

In retrospect, it should be no surprise when major talents collaborate, clash and crash. With each one being a giant in their own particularly way,

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23 Jun 2003 // 1:00 AM

The Crazies (1973)

For Romero, the monsters of our imagination always coexist with the products on the shelves at the Five & Dime.

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Tibet House's 30th Anniversary Benefit Concert Celebrated Philip Glass' 80th

// Notes from the Road

"Philip Glass, the artistic director of the Tibet House benefits, celebrated his 80th birthday at this year's annual benefit with performances from Patti Smith, Iggy Pop, Brittany Howard, Sufjan Stevens and more.

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