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The Walking Dead 

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Sheriff Deputy Rick Grimes wakes up from a coma to learn the world is in ruins, and must lead a group of survivors to stay alive.

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A Deeper Look at the Characters of "The Walking Dead"

We pay tribute to the cherished characters we've lost throughout the series, take a closer look at the show's stars behind the scenes, and delve into Pollyana McIntosh's career. Warning: Spoilers ahead!

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Sheriff Deputy Rick Grimes gets shot and falls into a coma. When awoken he finds himself in a Zombie Apocalypse. Not knowing what to do he sets out to find his family, after he's done that he gets connected to a group to become the leader. He takes charge and tries to help this group of people survive, find a place to live, and get them food. This show is all about survival, the risks, and the things you'll have to do to survive. Written by jzirkle1

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Fight the dead. Fear the living. See more »

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Drama | Horror | Thriller

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Trivia

This show was officially renewed for a seventh season, on October 30, 2015. See more »

Goofs

A lot of the time characters kill walkers by pushing a knife up through their bottom jaw. Most of the knifes they use are not long enough to reach the brain and so walkers are essentially just being stabbed in the mouth, yet this seems to be an effective method. See more »

Quotes

Glenn Rhee: [first lines to Rick] Hey, you. Dumbass.
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Crazy Credits

With each passing year (or season) the title of the show (seen when the theme song is playing) decays a little more. Executive producer Gale Anne Hurd confirmed this. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon (2013) See more »

Soundtracks

Main Title Theme ([link=nm4170503] remix)
Written by Steven L. Kaplan and Bear McCreary
Performed by Bear McCreary
Under License from Universal Republic
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One of the best TV series I've ever seen
31 October 2012 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

I'm a huge fan of TV shows, and this one ranks among the best I've ever seen (along with Lost and Spartacus).

Everything from the story-line, the characters, the actors and the visual effects, are all brilliantly done and have me eagerly waiting each and every week for the new episode to air.

When I first watched the pilot episode, I was a bit skeptical. It seemed to run a bit slow for my tastes....but I'm glad I persisted because it certainly picked up the action and I started to 'care' for these characters.

Contrary to some of the reviews it has been given, the actor's performances are top notch and completely believable. If I imagine myself in a similar situation, I can see myself behaving the same way and making the same decisions. Nothing better then starting a new TV series full of actor's I've never heard of and being pleasantly surprised!

All in all, The Walking Dead is certainly a TV series I would highly recommend to anyone. Whether you're in it for the zombies and the gore, or for the post-apocalyptic scenario, I guarantee you will fall in love with it!


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