February 26, 2010

Zombies in Salem

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The Witches can keep Salem, MA.

The zombies are taking Salem, OR!

On Saturday, February 27th, zombies will be on everyone's mind at the Salem Public Library in Oregon as the Library celebrates zombies with five free screenings of zombie films and an appearance / talk by Zombie Survival Guide and World War Z writer Max Brooks (appearance already sold out).

There's some pretty hard-R  films in the lineup
"More Brains! A Zombie Survival Drill"
Salem Public Library, 585 Liberty St. SE
Cost: Free

9:30 a.m.: The Omega Man (PG; 1971)

11:15 a.m.: Night of the Comet (PG-13; 1984)

1 p.m.: Dead Alive (R; 1992)

2:45 p.m.: Shaun of the Dead (R; 2004)

4:30 p.m.: Zombieland (R; 2009)

Admission to the films is on a first-come, first serve basis, and kids ages 16 and younger will not be admitted into the R-rated movies unless with a parent. Kids, if you're dragging your parents to Dead Alive, make sure they have strong stomachs.

For more information, call (503) 588-6052 or go to www.salemlibrary.org.