Saturday Frights Podcast Ep. 069 (Night of the Living Dead)

Saturday Frights Podcast Ep. 069 (Night of the Living Dead)

Friends, it’s been a couple of months since we’ve last had a Saturday Frights podcast episode, but the Projectionist and myself thought with this one we would tackle the classic Night of the Living Dead. Which made sense to us as we discussed the career and legacy of it’s Director, George A. Romero, in our last episode. We’ve attempted to do something a little different this go around – hopefully laying off on the overlong synopsis – instead sharing with you, our first experiences with 1968’s Night of the Living Dead!

In my personal opinion I believe we have in fact succeeded in delivering a slightly different podcast. While we naturally share some of the interesting facts we’ve discovered about Night of the Living Dead, case in point the original 1969 review by none other than Roger Ebert. The Projectionist and myself decided to not play quite as many clips from the film itself.

One of those reasons is pretty simple, friends. My co-host and I basically feel that anyone that is kind enough to listen to our podcast has probably already seen the film, numerous times. I won’t lie – I fear the information we have to share on the episode, is probably already well known by you fans of Night of the Living Dead. Hopefully though, having said that you will still enjoy what we have delivered.
Night of the Living Dead - Movie Poster

If you have any suggestions for topics you would like for us to cover in a future special. Or possibly you have comments on the current show, email them to me at You can also contact me on Twitter and on Facebook. In addition I certainly hope you will take the time to visit the Saturday Frights Facebook Page. There you can find posts from Rockford Jay, Preston Griffith and myself on a daily basis.

The theme used at the beginning of this episode was provided by Peachy, if you have musical needs why not contact him at peachy@Retroist.Com. And be sure to “like” him on his Facebook Page. Before he decides to visit the Evans City Cemetery!

So grab your favorite beverages and snacks and join us for the Saturday Frights podcast as we discuss Night of the Living Dead!

Subscribe to the Saturday Frights Podcast:
[RSS MP3] Add the Saturday Frights Podcast feed (in MP3) to your RSS aggregator and have the show delivered automatically.
[iTunes] Subscribe to the Podcast directly in iTunes (MP3)

Directly download the Saturday Frights Podcast:
Episode Mirror #1 (MP3)
Episode Mirror #2 (OGG)


Searching through the alleys for useful knowledge in the city of Nostalgia. Huge cinema fanatic and sometimes carrier of the flame for the weirding ways of 80s gaming, toys, and television. When his wife lets him he is quite happy sitting in the corner eating buckets of beef jerky.

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Close Menu