The Crazies Movie Trailer

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Whomever edited that great ‘No Signal’ montage of cell phone failure in horror movies did so too soon. There’s a primo example of it right here in the new trailer for The Crazies, directed by Breck Eisner (Sahara director and Micheal Esiner’s son) and loosely based on George Romero‘s 1973 thriller. Perhaps very loosely based? Though there’s a definite Romero vibe to this trailer, the basic character set is a bit different from the original and the overall feel is (unsurprisingly) of a modern studio horror film rather than the independent, homegrown original. Read More »