These days when we think of zombies, the first image that comes to mind might be from The Walking Dead, Zombieland, 28 Days Later or some other modern version. But in the early days of movies things were so much different, check out this video from DIGG, it starts in 1932 with White Zombie and finishes with iZombie in 2015. The zombie has certainly gone through some changes over the years!
From their early associations with voodoo up through modern interpretations hinging on a contagion, zombies have — like many of our cultural boogeymen — been modified to fit the anxieties of the times over and over. Watch their transformation over the last 80+ years.
If you like this then head on over the DIGG channel on YouTube where there is plenty of good stuff to look at.