EPIX All-Day Zombie-Thon


New US movie-TV channel EPIX will be screening Night of the Comet as part of an all-day zombie-thon on 15 March 2014.

Night of the Comet will screen at 7.35am (ET) and again at 1.45pm (ET). The Zombie-thon will also feature a re-mastered high-definition version of George Romero’s cult classic Night of the Living Dead, as well as the TV premiere of last year’s zombie blockbuster World War Z with other films including White Zombie, House of the Dead 2, Zombies of Mass Destruction, Nightmare City, Poultrygeist: Night of the Chicken Dead and Zombie Lake.

The highlight of the day will be the premier screening at 8pm (ET) of the original documentary, Doc of the Dead, directed by Alexandre O Philippe and includes George A. Romero (Dawn of the Dead), Simon Pegg (Shaun of the Dead), Bruce Campbell (Evil Dead), Greg Nicotero (The Walking Dead) and author Max Brooks (The Zombie Survival Guide, World War Z).