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A glimpse of what could be from Romero,
This review is from: The Crazies  [DVD] (DVD)
This George A Romero film from 1973 should have been a huge international hit. Unfortunately, it was released at a time when other horror films were more in the public eye (Exorcist, Texas Chainsaw Massacre)
That aside, The Crazies gives us a glimpse into the breakdown of society. After a chemical agent is mistakenly let loose on a small Pennsylvania city, the film shows us the effects through the eyes of three groups of people;
Whilst the film is not itself terrifying, you will be disturbed at the fact that it could happen.
This DVD has been a long time coming, and with remastered picture and DTS sound, make it a very worthwhile purchase.