ZombiesAdd a gurgling moan with the sound of dragging feet and a smell of decay and what do you get? Better not find out. The zombie has roamed with dead-eyed menace from its beginnings in obscure folklore and superstition to global status today, the star of films such as 28 Days Later, World War Z, and the outrageously successful comic book, TV series, and video game?The Walking Dead. In this brain-gripping history, Roger Luckhurst traces the permutations of the zombie through our culture and imaginations, examining the undead?s ability to remain defiantly alive. Luckhurst follows a ...
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BEER LEAGUEBeer broads and softball combine with hilarious results in ARTIE LANGE S BEER LEAGUE an over-the-top comedy about a group of misfits whose weekly softball games descend more into fights for macho dominance than making home runs. When love enters his life (Cara Buono) it unexpectedly alters Artie s low self-esteem; and the odds for winning not only the league trophy but a new life are considerably amped along with the comedy and chaos. THE BIG WHITEOutstanding performances are delivered by an all-star cast in this quirky black comedy centered on Paul Barnell (Robin Williams) a down on his luck Alaska travel agent who s on the brink of bankruptcy and whose beloved wife Margaret (Holly Hunter) is on the brink of insanity. So what s a nice guy with good intentions but bad business sense to do? The answer lies frozen in a dumpster outside of Barnell Great Escapes a dead body Paul hopes to pass off as his long-lost brother Raymond (Woody Harrelson) and then collect on the life insurance. Unfortunately investigator Ted Watters (Giovanni Ribisi Lost in Translation) who s anxious to transfer back to the lower 48 with his girlfriend (Alison Lohman Where the Truth Lies) isn t about to let Barnell walk away with a million bucks. Adding to Paul s avalanche of problems are two aspiring hit men-turned-kidnappers (Tim Blake Nelson and W. Earl Brown) and the stunning return of the supposedly dead Raymond who now has an ax to grind with his brother. Desperation is running high in the big white and if Paul is smart he ll blow the snow take the money and run to South America. Format: BLU-RAY DISC. Genre: COMEDY. Rating: R. Age: 096009002213. UPC: 096009002213. Manufacturer No: 00221
?Joe Nassise has raised the bar for the whole genre. Jonathan Maberry, New York Times bestselling author of The Dragon FactoryCombine the take-no-prisoners heroic grit of Quentin Tarantino?s Inglorious Basterds with the irreverent inventiveness of George A. Romero?sDawn of the Dead, set it on the blood-and-gore-soaked European battlefields of World War One, and you getBy the Blood of Heroes, a wildly imaginative alternate history zombie novel by acclaimed urban fantasy author Joseph Nassise. When the German high command employs a terrible new chemical weapon that reanimates the dead, Allied forces must take on the Kaiser?s zombie army in order to rescue a downed American flying ace in the first book of Nassise?s The Great Undead War saga. By the Blood of Heroes is a deliciously gruesome adventure that horror and alternate history lovers, steampunk aficionados, and fans of such zombie-centric offerings as TV?sThe Walking Dead, popular literature?s World War Z, Pride and Prejudice and Zombies, andZombie Haiku, and the Resident Evil video game and film series will eagerly devour.