This author has a highly developed understanding of religion and incorporates that into this articulate work.
After enduring this book's dense prose, unwieldly endnotes and simplistic theology, readers are the ones who end up feeling like zombies.
Reading this book gave me a good perspective on one man's views of the works of George A. Romero and the zombie movie genre as a whole.
The worldview and theological implications of zombies, specifically Romero's zombies, matter. Very insightful and thought provoking read. Read morePublished 17 months ago by acash
Paggenroth's book provides an excellent analysis of Romero's zombie films, and particularly how they relate to Christianity. Read morePublished 19 months ago by Irene G. Latorra
Reviews the plot lines and the signifigance of the Romero living dead films (and the 2005 remake of Dawn of the Dead). Read morePublished on May 25, 2010 by Kevin Brown
I'm a longtime fan of Romero's work, so a philosophical look at the living dead and what they have represented over time seemed a welcome treat, and for the most part, it was. Read morePublished on March 3, 2008 by white_raven23
If you enjoy zombie movies, especially the work of George Romero, I recommend that you read this book. Read morePublished on July 3, 2007 by superfrodo
At times, I felt this book was overreaching a bit in its textual analysis, which irks me. Still, I really liked it. Read morePublished on June 13, 2007 by E. K. M. Busch
Reading this book gave me a good perspective on one man's views of the works of George A. Romero and the zombie movie genre as a whole. Dr. Read morePublished on April 22, 2007 by Patrick S. Dorazio
Like most studies of Romero's oeuvre this one struggles to find anything truly new or insightful to say. Read morePublished on April 12, 2007 by Submariner
Gospel of the Living Dead takes a sharp look at Romero's four zombie films and the 2004 "re-imagining" of Dawn of the Dead, and shows the reader how the impossible and oxymoronic... Read morePublished on April 3, 2007 by Sean Hoade