George Romero Disses ‘The Walking Dead’

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The godfather of zombie movies, George Romero, had some unflattering words to say about The Walking Dead series in a recent interview with The Big Issue. Romero said, “They asked me to do a couple of episodes of ‘The Walking Dead,’ but I didn’t want to be a part of it. Basically it’s just a […]

The Plague Is Following Me: Nasty Viruses On Screen

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Guest post by Ghost Girl “The most terrible thing of all was the despair into which people fell when they realized that they had caught the plague; for they would immediately adopt an attitude of utter hopelessness.” -Thucydides So viruses freak me out. True story. Here are the best of the worst plague narratives currently […]

Walking Dead Season 4 Premiere–Half-Breeds and an Evil Harvest??

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The Ghost Diaries missed the season 4 premiere of The Walking Dead. Why? That’s a question for the ages, with an answer laced in expletives. But we watched it tonight and were pleasantly surprised. One of our chief season 3 complaints was lack of zombie action in some of the episodes. That was quickly rectified […]

Top Unanswered Questions From The Walking Dead

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Full disclosure: The Ghost Diaries is not familiar with The Walking Dead comic series. But we are voracious lovers of the TV series. Now that Season 3 has concluded, it’s time for us to seek some answers. We’ve compiled a working list of the biggest unanswered questions from The Walking Dead TV series and even […]

Top 10 Scenes From The Walking Dead Part 2

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****SPOILERS BELOW**** It’s been a couple weeks now and the withdrawal is starting to kick in. After consuming 2 and 1/2 nail-biting seasons of The Walking Dead, The Ghost Diaries now finds itself jonesing for new episodes, much as a walker might fiend for human flesh. If you were able to check out our Top […]

Top 10 Scenes From The Walking Dead Pt. 1

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***SPOILERS BELOW*** As avid fans of the zombie genre, The Ghost Diaries unabashedly declares AMC’s The Walking Dead the ‘gift that keeps on giving.’ It’s a creepy-as-hell, never-ending zombie saga featuring richly drawn characters that we actually care about, and incredibly violent carnage to boot. Now that the show’s intense third season is on hiatus […]

Top 5 End of Times Scenarios

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Cue the cult ceremony music from Eyes Wide Shut and prepare for morbidity. This is not a happy topic, but it is a fun one. End of times speculations are healthy, especially as we careen towards December 21st, 2012, when the Mayan calendar comes to a hauntingly abrupt end. We like to be realistic. A […]