The Walking Dead
The Walking Dead (1936)

A reformed criminal is framed and sent to the electric chair, but a scientist uses his corpse as part of his experiments and manages to resurrect him, although only as a vengeance seeking zombie. This was a rare excursion into the horror… More

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Rated: G
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Release Date: March 13, 1936
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Frank S. Nugent
New York Times

Horror pictures are a staple commodity, and this one was taken from one of the better shelves.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Creaky but entertaining supernatural thriller about bringing back the dead.

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John Beifuss
Commercial Appeal (Memphis, TN)

In film after film, Karloff functioned as a wanderer in the shadow land between life and death. If the movies he inhabited sometimes were considered juvenile, the subject matter that motivated them couldn't have been more adult, more profound.

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Cindy I
Another excellent outing from Boris Karloff. He plays John Elman, a man framed for murder of a judge and then executed before evidence that could free him is… More
nefnie lee
Take a gangster film and mix in a little horror, and you get The Walking Dead. Very atmospheric; shot beautifully. They definitely don't make movies like… More