The Best 60s Zombie Movies  

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List Rules Vote up your favorite zombie films that were released in the 1960s.

At the very top of this ranked list of 60s zombie movies you’ll most likely find the film that made zombie movies what they are today, George Romero’s Night of the Living Dead. This no-budget, cult classic gave birth to six sequels and a remake, and is credited for practically inventing the zombie genre.

Other good 60s zombie movies feature include performances by some of the mega-stars of the horror genre- Vincent Price (The Last Man on Earth), John Carradine (The Astro-Zombies), and Boris Karloff (Black Sabbath). 

Besides the obvious pick below, what other zombie movies from the 60's are worth watching? Let everyone know your opinion by voting up your top 1960s zombie movies.

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George A. Romero, Duane Jones, Bill Hinzman
Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial Night of the Living Dead is a 1968 American independent zombie horror film directed by George A. Romero, starring Duane Jones, Judith O'Dea and Karl Hardman. It premiered on October 1, 1968, and ...more

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Vincent Price, Giacomo Rossi-Stuart, Umberto Raho
Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial The Last Man on Earth is a 1964 science fiction horror film based on the Richard Matheson 1954 novel I Am Legend. The film was directed by Ubaldo Ragona and Sidney Salkow, and stars Vincent ...more

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Ray Dennis Steckler, Carolyn Brandt, Pat Kirkwood
The Incredibly Strange Creatures Who Stopped Living and Became Mixed-Up Zombies is a 1964 American monster movie written and directed by Ray Dennis Steckler. Steckler also starred in the film, ...more
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John Carradine, Tura Satana, Rafael Campos
The Astro-Zombies ‒ sometimes known as The Astro Zombies, Space Zombies, and The Space Vampires ‒ is a 1968 science fiction horror film starring John Carradine, Wendell Corey and Tura Satana. It ...more
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Christopher Lee, Nickolas Grace, Venetia Stevenson
A creepy classic! A young college student Nan Barlow visits the village of Whitewood, Massachusetts to do some research into New England witchcraft. Her tutor, Professor Alan Driscoll ...more
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Cara Fawn, The Amazing Criswell, Nadejda Klein
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The Frozen Dead Dana Andrews, Edward Fox, Karel Štěpánek
The Frozen Dead is a 1966 British science fiction horror film directed by Herbert J. Leder and starring Dana Andrews, Anna Palk and Philip Gilbert. In this film, a Nazi scientist plans to revive ...more
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Jacqueline Pearce, André Morell, Michael Ripper
The Plague of the Zombies is a 1966 Hammer film directed by John Gilling. It stars André Morell, John Carson, Jacqueline Pearce, Brook Williams and Michael Ripper. The film's imagery ...more
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Barbara Steele, Luciano Pigozzi, Riccardo Garrone
An attorney travels to a castle to settle the estate of its recently deceased owner who was able to summon the souls of ancient plague victims. Soon, occupants of the castle begin to die off in ...more
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Anna Massey, Michael Powell, Pamela Green
This film is a 1960 British thriller/horror film directed by Michael Powell and written by the World War II cryptographer and polymath Leo Marks. The title derives from the slang expression ...more

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Boris Karloff, Michèle Mercier, Rika Diallina
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Christopher Lee, Donald Sutherland, Philippe Leroy
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Monica Davis, Clyde Kelly, John McKay
The Dead One, also known as Blood of the Zombie, is a 1961 independent film created by Barry Mahon.