March 10, 2021

This Day in Halloween: Zack Snyder's remake of "Dawn of the Dead" premieres in 2004. / Illustration by Jocelyne Reyes.

Dawn of the Dead premieres in 2004. Director Zack Snyder’s remake stars Sarah Pauley and Ving Rhames. The film’s box office and critical success play a major role in reviving the zombie genre.