12 Apocalyptic Movies to Watch Before the World Ends Friday

If the Mayans knew what they were talking about, Friday is it for all of us — here are the very best apocalyptic movies ever to keep you entertained until the giant balls of fire fall from the sky

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"NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD": Whether it's George A. Romero's original 1968 classic or the 1990 remake he wrote, zombies are among our culture's favorite Doomsday scenarios. Although armed men manage to quell the living-dead menace in the end, Romero's subsequent "Dead" installments prove the epidemic isn't going to leave much left of the human race.