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'The Walking Deceased' a good-natured spoof of zombie subgenre

'The Walking Deceased' a good-natured spoof of zombie subgenre

"The Walking Deceased," a good-natured parody of living-dead horror movies, follows survivors of a zombie apocalypse as they make a run for the Safe Haven Ranch in the middle of nowhere. As with Edgar Wright's 2004 "Shaun of the Dead," "The Walking Deceased" owes a great deal to George A. Romero's entire canon. Writer Tim Ogletree goes so far as to name one of his characters Romeo (Troy Ogletree), whom others repeatedly call Romero by mistake. Homages to "Shaun of the Dead," "The Walking Dead" and "28 Days Later" are quite defensible, but indiscriminate nods to such throwaways as the 2008 "Zombie...

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