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The Living Dead, also known as Ghouls or Zombies, are the main antagonists of the 1968 American horror film Night of the Living Dead and its remakes, sequels, and spin-offs.

A space probe blown up in the Earth's atmosphere sends radiation down from space, causing human corpses to reanimate as flesh-eating creatures.

Appearance

The Living Dead are human corpses of various sizes, shapes, and skin colors that shamble about with stunted movements.

Powers and Abilities

The Living Dead possess the following powers and abilities:

  • Large numbers
  • Sharp teeth

Fate

The main group of creatures is killed by gunfire.

Trivia

  • The film was originally meant to be a horror-comedy about extraterrestrials called Monster Flick.

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