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George A. Romero

Best known as a Screenwriter based on credits in that role in 17 films, with $266,254,983 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #733)
Best-Known Technical Roles: Dawn of the Dead (Screenwriter), The Crazies (Executive Producer), George A. Romero's Land of the Dead (Director), George A. Romero's Land of the Dead (Screenwriter), Tales from the Darkside: The Movie (Screenwriter)
Best-Known Acting Roles: FBI Agent in Memphis (The Silence of the Lambs), Washington reporter (Night of the Living Dead), Zombie with scarf (Day of the Dead), Himself (Birth of the Living Dead)
Born: February 4th, 1940
Died: July 16th, 2017

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  2. News
  3. Acting Credits
  4. Technical Credits
  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorInverviewee13$0$0$0
Documentary Subject2$9,802$0$9,802
Supporting1$0$0$0
(Unclassified)7$142,366,225$173,200,000$315,566,225
In Technical RolesScreenwriter17$144,100,113$122,154,870$266,254,983
Director15$74,546,019$77,692,760$152,238,779
Editor6$12,022,385$18,000,000$30,022,385
Executive Producer4$54,639,644$17,321,945$71,961,589
Cinematographer3$12,022,385$18,000,000$30,022,385

DVD and Blu-ray Releases for January 7th, 2014

January 5th, 2014

It is a relatively slow week this week. That's not to say there are no releases worth picking up, in fact, there's a close race for Pick of the Week. It's just none of the releases were monster hits at the theaters. This includes a couple of documentaries, The Act of Killing and Inequality for All, as well as a couple of TV on DVD releases, Archer: Season Four and Being Human: Complete Third Season. However, in the end, I went with We Are What We Are on DVD or Blu-ray for Pick of the Week. Meanwhile, Being Human: Complete Third Season on DVD or Blu-ray earns Puck of the Week, for the best Canadian release. More...

Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
12/31/2017 Clapboard Jungle: Surviving the Indep… Himself  $0 $0 $0
12/31/2017 Into the Dark: Exploring the Horror Film Himself  $0 $0 $0
4/5/2016 A Fish Story Nick’s Dad  $0 $0 $0
12/31/2015 Smoke and Mirrors: The Story of Tom S… Himself  $0 $0 $0
12/31/2015 Chronicles of the Living Dead Himself  $0 $0 $0
12/31/2014 Why Horror? Himself  $0 $0 $0
12/31/2014 Doc of the Dead Himself  $0 $0 $0
10/18/2013 Birth of the Living Dead Himself  $9,802 $0 $9,802
12/31/2012 The Rep Himself  $0 $0 $0
12/31/2010 The Walking Dead Girls Himself  $0 $0 $0
12/31/2010 Under the Scares Himself  $0 $0 $0
12/31/2009 Nightmares in Red, White and Blue: Th… Himself  $0 $0 $0
12/31/2008 One for the Fire: The Legacy of the N… Himself  $0 $0 $0
12/31/2008 Dead On: The Life and Cinema of Georg… Himself  $0 $0 $0
12/31/2006 Dead Eyes Open Wissenschaftler  $0 $0 $0
2/14/1991 The Silence of the Lambs FBI Agent in Memphis  $130,726,716 $145,000,000 $275,726,716
10/19/1990 Night of the Living Dead Washington reporter  $5,835,247 $0 $5,835,247
12/31/1987 Drive-In Madness! Himself  $0 $0 $0
12/31/1985 Flight of the Spruce Goose Gromero  $0 $0 $0
12/31/1985 Document of the Dead Himself  $0 $0 $0
6/30/1985 Day of the Dead Zombie with scarf  $5,804,262 $28,200,000 $34,004,262
12/31/1978 Martin Father Howard  $0 $0 $0
12/31/1971 There’s Always Vanilla Beer Commercial Director  $0 $0 $0
Movies: 23Totals:$142,376,027$173,200,000$315,576,027
  Averages:$6,190,262$7,530,435$13,720,697
Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
12/31/2013 Night of the Living 3D Dead Screenwriter $0 $0 $0
12/31/2011 Another Night of the Living Dead Screenwriter $0 $0 $0
5/28/2010 George A. Romero's Survival of … Director,
Executive Producer,
Screenwriter 
$101,740 $0 $101,740
2/26/2010 The Crazies Executive Producer $39,123,589 $17,321,945 $56,445,534
2/15/2008 Diary of the Dead Director,
Screenwriter 
$952,620 $4,441,827 $5,394,447
11/10/2006 Night of the Living Dead 3-D Screenwriter $275,000 $0 $275,000
6/24/2005 George A. Romero's Land of the … Director,
Screenwriter 
$20,700,082 $27,050,933 $47,751,015
3/19/2004 Dawn of the Dead Screenwriter $58,990,765 $44,462,110 $103,452,875
12/31/2000 Bruiser Director,
Screenwriter 
$0 $0 $0
4/23/1993 The Dark Half Director,
Executive Producer,
Screenwriter 
$9,579,068 $0 $9,579,068
10/25/1991 Due occhi diabolici Director,
Screenwriter 
$349,618 $0 $349,618
10/19/1990 Night of the Living Dead Executive Producer $5,835,247 $0 $5,835,247
5/4/1990 Tales from the Darkside: The Movie Screenwriter $16,324,573 $0 $16,324,573
1/1/1988 Monkey Shines Screenwriter,
Director 
$5,000,000 $0 $5,000,000
5/1/1987 Creepshow 2 Screenwriter $14,000,000 $0 $14,000,000
6/30/1985 Day of the Dead Screenwriter,
Director 
$5,804,262 $28,200,000 $34,004,262
11/10/1982 Creepshow Director $20,036,244 $0 $20,036,244
4/10/1981 Knightriders Director,
Editor 
$0 $0 $0
12/31/1978 Martin Director,
Screenwriter,
Editor 
$0 $0 $0
12/31/1972 The Crazies Director,
Editor 
$0 $0 $0
12/31/1972 Season of the Witch Director,
Screenwriter,
Editor,
Director of Photography 
$0 $0 $0
12/31/1971 There’s Always Vanilla Director,
Editor,
Director of Photography 
$0 $0 $0
10/1/1968 Night of the Living Dead Director,
Screenwriter,
Director of Photography,
Editor 
$12,022,385 $18,000,000 $30,022,385
Movies: 23Totals:$209,095,193$139,476,815$348,572,008
  Averages:$9,091,095$6,064,209$15,155,305