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Top 20 Horror Movie Heroes of All Time

Ben Hanser from Night of the Living Dead

Not only was Ben Hanser one of the first African-Americans to play the lead on an otherwise white cast, he also happens to be one of the most likable and resourceful survivors in a zombie apocalypse ever. He ends up meeting a legendarily sticky end, but for the whole of the movie we can’t help but root for him, making the ending all the more tragic.

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