Saturday, March 15, 2008

Diary of the Dead


My god, this is so mind numbingly dull it's just like being a zombie. Romero tries to offer some more social commentary in his latest zombie film. This time he's trying to tell us about how some people value filmwork over human lives citing the youtube culture quite heavily.

Perhaps I'm not getting it but the similarity between his movies and the clips often uploaded to youtube is much closer than he suspects. His films offer a short term buzz with no long term interest whatsoever.

In fact I only watched it a couple of days ago and I'm forgetting it already!

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