Deadlines: News roundup 8/10/09

Posted by Cory Casciato On August - 10 - 2009


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Another festival I can’t afford to attend, the Austin, Texas-based Fantastic Fest (September 24 to October 1), has announced a buttload of new content that will be there. Some highlights: Zombieland, George A. Romero’s Survival of the Dead, Yesterday (about a flu virus zombie apocalypse) and Doghouse comprise the zombie-related stuff. (Film School Rejects)

Bruce LaBruce, of Otto; or Up with Dead People fame (review here), is returning to the land of Zed for his next feature, a hardcore gay porn/zombie flick called LA Zombie and he just wrapped the first day’s shoot over the weekend. (Quiet Earth)

Comic book representation of President Obama as a zombie-slayer called President Evil? Sure, that sounds about right as the fourth seal of the apocalypse (the inevitable zombie apocalypse, that is). (

The post-apocalypse film I Spit on Your Rave tried for a world-record zombie appearance and unofficially got it at 4,026. Pics and video at the link. (Zombie Command)

Speaking of I Spit on Your Rave, the everything-post-apocalyptic site Quiet Earth dug up a trailer, which is embedded after the break. (Quiet Earth)

People of the U.K. can enjoy I Sell the Dead on DVD come November 2 for £15.99 or Blu-ray for £24.99. (

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