Trivia: Dawn of the Dead
- Hey, It's That Guy!: Peter later goes on to be Kenan Thompson's dad.
- Throw It In: Many of Tom Savini's brilliant makeup effects were improvised. And they look great.
- What Could Have Been:
- Traumatic C-Section: During the making of the movie, a pregnant extra suggested her character should be shown having her baby ripped out by the zombies. Romero and SFX guru Tom Savini gave a resounding "No. Just... No" Reaction.
- The film originally ended with all the characters dying, with Peter and Francine both committing suicide - Peter by shooting himself in the head and Francine by getting her head sliced off by the helicopter propeller.