What is it about the zombie genre that's made it such a durable horror favorite? Why are the undead so much more accessible than Freddie or Jason or any of the other iconic villains?
Obviously it's because, unless we're nubile virgins, we don't stand a chance of escaping those monsters with our jugulars intact. But zombies are a different story. Deep down, we all believe that we can survive the Zombie Apocalypse, no matter how slutty we are, as long as we can run ... and wield a sawed-off shotgun.
The Chiller Network's entry in the zombie genre premieres tonight, with the adaptation of the graphic novel Remains, by Steve Niles (who's best known for 30 Days Of Night).
So what does Remains have that sets it apart? It's certainly not production values (it's on par with a Syfy Original Movie), or story (four survivors in a Reno casino try to keep »
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