This is the first in a month long Halloween-themed series of On Location posts that will take you "back to the scene of the crime" of some of the greatest horror movies ever made.
Monroeville Mall, located in Monroeville, Pennsylvania, is your typical American mall ... well except for that time back in the 70's when it was overrun by zombies. That's right, this is the place where George Romero filmed the original (some would say seminal) Dawn of the Dead.
For the history of the mall and a firsthand account of a zombie-free visit to Monroeville, head on over to the O.T.I.S. blog.