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Dawnfinal - 1 Connor Dunlop Dawn Draft 1 Dawn of the Dead Dawn of the Dead is a film by George Romero The United States is suddenly taken over by

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Connor Dunlop Dawn Draft 1 11/13/07 Dawn of the Dead Dawn of the Dead is a film by George Romero. The United States is suddenly taken over by disease, which causes people to be turned into zombies. The zombies multiply by biting normal people and turning them into zombies. The disease spreads quickly, and it is only a matter of time before major U.S. cities are overrun. The zombies in Romero’s film however have a more comical side to them opposed to a person’s typical image of a zombie. Through their gruesome antics and dumbfounded existence the zombies appear hilarious. The main characters in the film; Roger, Stephen, Peter, and Fran as well as the other human characters give off there own since of comedy. The human characters in the film often appear to not be afraid of the zombies. One of Romero’s techniques uses a comparative approach to illustrate different themes in the film. The end scene of the film involves Stephen, Fran, and Peter as they have barricaded themselves into the top floor of the mall, when a gang of bikers contacts them over the radio. The bikers ask how many of them there are and if they too may share living in the mall. The three living in the mall see the biker gang coming off hostile. In response to their thinking they quickly get ready to fight the biker gang. As the bikers enter the mall they destroy the barricades that the four original inhabitants of the mall hard worked so hard to put up. The gang also let in
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This note was uploaded on 04/20/2008 for the course ENGL 101 taught by Professor Sean during the Fall '08 term at Tulane.

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Dawnfinal - 1 Connor Dunlop Dawn Draft 1 Dawn of the Dead Dawn of the Dead is a film by George Romero The United States is suddenly taken over by

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