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Tuesday, October 11, 2022

Watch George A. Romero's DEAD Trilogy (NIGHT 1968, DAWN 1978, DAY 1985) on VHS

Dead Trilogy Art by MattMcEver at DevinatArt.com:

Original VHS cover:

Watch Night of the Living Dead (1968) on Elvira's MTV Halloween Party (1984):

On October 31st, 1984, Elvira Mistress of the Dark (played by Cassandra Peterson) hosted an MTV Halloween Special originally called Macabre TV: Elvira's Halloween Special where she appeared in comedic segments with guests John Carradine, Laraine Newman, Todd Rundgren, and Cheech Marin as she presented music videos and the 1968 film Night of the Living Dead.

This YouTube video contains just Elvira's segments and the full film, the commercials and music videos have been edited out...

...or Watch the FULL 5 hour special with commercials and music videos on Archive.org...

...or YouTuber Elvira’s Vault edited in a higher quality version of the film with Elvira's VHS qaulity MTV segments:

Watch Night of the Living Dead on Elvira's Movie Macabre (2010–2012):

The Elvira character first appeared on Movie Macabre a show that aired locally from 1981 to 1986 where she hosted horror and science fiction genre B movies. The show was revived in 2010 as Elvira's Movie Macabre where public domain films were shown and lasted until 2012. In this first episode of the revival, Elvira decides to clean out her basement, relaunch "Movie Macabre," and hosts "Night of the Living Dead."

Watch on YouTube below or watch at ShoutFactoryTV.com: TV Guide Ad:

Watch Night of the Living Dead (1968) on MasTERRORpiece Theatre The Ghoul vs Count Scary:

MasTERRORpiece Theatre is a Halloween special that originally aired on WKBD-TV Channel 50 on October 31, 1996, where Detroit, Michigan horror hosts Count Scary (Tom Ryan) and The Ghoul (Ron Sweed) try to out host each other as they present Night of the Living Dead.

Watch on YouTube...

...or watch at Archive.org:

Watch Night Of The Living Dead with Commercials as it aired on USA's Up All Night on 10/17/97:

Up All Night was a late night showcase of cult and b-movies that aired on the USA Network from 1989 to 1998.

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...or Archive.org:

Original VHS Cover:

Cleaned up VHS resized to Blu-ray cover by 13Clerk13 at DeviantArt.com:

TV Guide Ad by The-End-of-Summer.blogspot.com:

Watch Dawn of the Dead (1978) Complete 1979 CBS Broadcast with Original Commercials:

The End of Summer's fan edit of George A. Romero's Dawn of the Dead as it may have looked if it premiered on network television in the late '70s, specifically December of 1979, modeled on the 1981 broadcasts of Halloween (1978) on NBC and The Exorcist (1973) on CBS.

More Info at https://the-end-of-summer.blogspot.com/2021/05/teos-theater-dawn-of-dead-1978-full-cbs.html:

Watch on YouTube...

...or watch at Archive.org:

Original VHS cover:

Cleaned up VHS resized to Blu-ray cover by 13Clerk13 at DeviantArt.com:

Original Newspaper Ad:

Watch Day of the Dead (1985) [VHS Vault] 1 hr 41 min TV-MA Horror at https://tubitv.com/movies/298350/day-of-the-dead-vhs-vault:

To celebrate films originally released during the VHS era, Shout! Factory TV offers a carefully curated collection of titles, digitized directly from the VHS tape source for an authentic VHS experience. Included are cult classics such as Kentucky Fried Movie, George Romero’s Day Of The Dead, and Never Too Young To Die starring a young John Stamos. They've also added related titles, including Adjust Your Tracking – The Untold Story Of The VHS Collector, and A Real Job, a comedy set in a 1980’s video rental store.

I couldn't embed the video here click the pic below to watch at TubiTV.com:

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