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The Walking Dead

Series Summary
Based on the comic book series written by Robert Kirkman, this gritty drama portrays life in the weeks and months following a zombie apocalypse. Led by police officer Rick Grimes, his family and a group of other survivors find themselves constantly on the move in search of a safe and secure home. But the pressure each day to stay alive sends many in the group to the deepest depths of human cruelty, and Rick discovers that the overwhelming fear of the survivors can be more deadly than the zombies walking among them.

Air Dates: 2010 - Present

Genres: Drama, Paranormal, Horror

Network: AMC

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Season 5, Ep. 12 : Remember Mar 1, 2015

The group has a difficult time molding to a new lifestyle, forcing them to consider whether they can be the people they once were.

  • Season 5, Ep. 11 : The Distance Feb 22, 2015

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    After withstanding a spectacular storm, Rick and the others meet what appears to be a friendly person, but find themselves mistrustful.

  • Season 5, Ep. 10 : Them Feb 15, 2015

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    The group feels beaten after living life on the road, but must continue to trudge along in spite of the changes they have incurred.

  • Season 5, Ep. 9 : What Happened and What's Going On Feb 8, 2015

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    After facing all of the recent trials, a slight detour may offer the solution that the group has been seeking.

  • Season 5, Ep. 8 : Coda Nov 30, 2014

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    New enemies disregard rules and morals; although Rick wants to find a peaceful agreement, the enemies seem to prefer a more violent resolution.

  • Season 5, Ep. 7 : Crossed Nov 23, 2014

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    The group is spread thin with some members holding down the church and the others on a rescue mission.

critic reviews ( 3 )
fan reviews ( 0 )
  • It's a great, gory and surprisingly emotional ride. show more

  • On the whole, I'd say The Walking Dead worth a look, no matter what your genre preferences, but horror aficionados are more likely to enjoy this intense, blood-spattered tale, which, like all AMC dramas, is about as aesthetically well-crafted as a TV show can be. show more

  • I was encouraged that the character-driven third episode was stronger than the zombie action-heavy second, and perhaps the producers will be proven right--that the longer this saga goes on past these initial six episodes, the more it will set itself apart from the zombie canon. show more

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