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A Damned Take on Women in Horror Films – Day 18 Jon Olson

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A Damned Take on Women in Horror Films
The Guy’s Point of View!

In honor of Women in Horror Month 2017, I asked six male horror writers for their top-five favorite horror films staring strong leading ladies and why they loved them so much. So, without further ado…

Day 18 – Jon Olson:

Night of the Living Dead (1990)
Leading Lady: Patricia Tallman

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Synopsis:

Seven strangers are trapped in an isolated farmhouse while cannibalistic zombies – awakened from death by the return of a radioactive space probe – wage a relentless attack, killing (and eating) everyone in their path. Graphic, gruesome and more terrifying than ever!

Jon’s opinion:

“This remake of Romero’s classic of the same name is an underrated gem. While it’s true to say that no remake ever stands up to the original (maybe The Thing), this version directed by Tom Savini improves on some of the original’s flaws. One…

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About jonolsonauthor

On top of working full time as a Security Checkpoint Coordinator at the Halifax Robert L. Stanfield International Airport and still learning the ropes of being a father, Jon is also a writer of horror and dark fiction. While he writes predominantly about the dark and horrible, he will step out into other areas if the interest is there. Jon is a proud member of Pen of the Damned and is also a member of the Horror Writer’s Association (Affiliate level). View all posts by jonolsonauthor

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