'I Am a Hero': Japanese zombies pick up the pace

Film / Reviews Apr 20, 2016

'I Am a Hero': Japanese zombies pick up the pace

by Mark Schilling

Horror films here have traditionally featured vengeful female ghosts, but Japanese filmmakers do also take cues from Hollywood, where zombies have long flourished since George Romero's seminal "Night of the Living Dead" (1968) and "Dawn of the Dead" (1978). Even so, Japanese zombie films, ...