Full Trailer: “Night of the Animated Dead”

Originally published on Dark Horizons by Garth Franklin

IGN has premiered the first trailer for the animated remake of George A. Romero’s cult classic “Night of the Living Dead”.

Siblings Barbara (Katharine Isabelle) and Johnny (Jimmi Simpson) visit their father’s grave in a remote cemetery in Pennsylvania when they are suddenly set upon by zombies.

Barbara flees and takes refuge in an abandoned farmhouse along with stranded motorist Ben (Dule Hill) and four local survivors found hiding in the cellar.

Together, the group must fight to stay alive against the oncoming horde of zombies while also confronting their own fears and prejudices. Katee Sackhoff, Josh Duhamel, Nancy Travis, Helen Cooper, James Roday Rodriguez and Will Sasso also lend their voices.

John A. Russo penned and Jason Axinn directs this new take which adds a couple of new scenes to the story. “Night of the Animated Dead” arrives on digital on September 21st with a disc release on October 5th.