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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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Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 76 wins & 207 nominations. See more awards »
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Series cast summary:
Norman Reedus ...  Daryl Dixon 145 episodes, 2010-2020
Melissa McBride ...  Carol Peletier / ... 144 episodes, 2010-2020
Danai Gurira ...  Michonne 126 episodes, 2012-2020
Andrew Lincoln ...  Rick Grimes / ... 121 episodes, 2010-2020
Lauren Cohan ...  Maggie Greene / ... 116 episodes, 2011-2020
Chandler Riggs ...  Carl Grimes 110 episodes, 2010-2020
Josh McDermitt ...  Eugene Porter 100 episodes, 2014-2020
Christian Serratos ...  Rosita Espinosa 100 episodes, 2014-2020
Seth Gilliam ...  Gabriel Stokes 95 episodes, 2014-2020
Alanna Masterson ...  Tara Chambler 87 episodes, 2013-2019
Ross Marquand ...  Aaron 86 episodes, 2015-2020
Steven Yeun ...  Glenn Rhee 82 episodes, 2010-2020
Sonequa Martin-Green ...  Sasha Williams 72 episodes, 2012-2020
Jeffrey Dean Morgan ...  Negan 65 episodes, 2016-2020
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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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Don't Look Back (Season 4) See more »

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Drama | Horror | Thriller

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Trivia

The episode that spans the most time is the pilot, The Walking Dead: Days Gone Bye (2010). See more »

Goofs

Throughout the series, Carl physically ages much faster than anyone else. Neither a baby (Judith) nor a boy (Sam Anderson) who would be the same age as Carl in the time frame, show such accelerated aging. Not only is there is no explanation, all the characters act oblivious to it. Despite Carl's slow brain development, he is still viewed as being much older. See more »

Quotes

Morgan Jones: They might not seem like much one at a time, but when they're in a group all riled up and hungry, man, you watch your ass.
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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 Entourage: Out with a Bang (2011) See more »

Soundtracks

You Are the Wilderness
Written by David Dennis, Anthony Aguiar, Kurt Allen, and Phillip Munsey
Performed by Voxhaul Broadcast
Under License from Universal Republic
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One of my favorite series
28 April 2019 | by FrenchEddieFelsonSee all my reviews

This series is strongly inspired by the comics created by Robert Kirkman and Tony Moore, in the early 2000s. I read the first 25 volumes. I loved them! As in the comics, the series centers on the character of Rick Grimes (Andrew Lincoln), Sheriff's deputy in a county of Georgia, who wakes up from a coma of several weeks to discover that the population has been ravaged by a post-apocalyptic epidemic that turns human beings into zombies called walkers. Behind a 'humans versus zombies' appearance, the series essentially deals with human relationships, with a very wide spectrum of personalities. There are a few empathic and benevolent (wo)men with a collaborative mindset. There are also a few psychopaths hidden here or there. The series starts excellently with two first seasons rather well designed and well interpreted. Quality is right there! The third season is disappointing with sometimes laughable dialogues and moronic plot twists. Seasons 4, 5 and 6 get timidly back on one's feet. And season 7, with Negan and tutti quanti, is relatively mediocre despite a thunderous (and gore ...) departure. And then? I do not know, I stopped at the very end of the seventh season, after noting that the IMDb ratings of the eighth season were almost scary. More scary than the series itself...

Two friendly advices: 1) You must watch the first two seasons. Absolutely. They are cult. 2) I then invite you to stop, mainly because of a script full of far-fetched plot twists.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

31 October 2010 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Walking Dead See more »

Filming Locations:

Senoia, Georgia, USA See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$605,764, 15 April 2018

Gross USA:

$151,441

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$151,441
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