A group of Boy Scouts huddled behind a Humvee on a quiet residential street.
They had just returned from a camping trip to find that their suburban community had been overtaken — by the walking dead.
As they quietly crossed the street into one of the Scouts' houses, a horde of zombies wandering the streets heard the noise and rushed toward them.
The nighttime scene for the upcoming Paramount Pictures movie "Scouts vs. Zombies" recently came to life in the Happy Valley neighborhood of Newhall, part of the city of Santa Clarita.
The film is the latest in a flurry of movie and TV projects in the northern Los Angeles County city, which is enjoying a...