Wednesday 10th July 2013
Evil Dead is the highly anticipated reboot of Sam Raimi's 1981 cult-hit horror film The Evil Dead, produced by the original team of Rob Tapert, Sam Raimi (Spider Man 3), and Bruce Campbell (Spider Man 3) featuring a fresh young cast. Released on 12th August 2013 by StudioCanal on DVD, Blu-ray and Limited Edition Double play Steelbook, Evil Dead is a bone-chilling film that combines all the raw excitement and gleeful gore of the acclaimed original with a series of shocking new twists. It was a number 1 US Box office smash and already has a sequel in the works.
Five friends gather at a remote country cabin to help one of them, Mia (Jane Levy: Suburgatory) kick her drug habit. Joining Mia is her brother David (Shiloh Fernandez: Red Riding Hood), his girlfriend Natalie (Elizabeth Blackmore: Legend of the Seeker) and their childhood friends Olivia (Jessica Lucas: Cloverfield) and Eric (Lou Taylor Pucci: Carriers).
Inside they are shocked to discover that the abandoned cabin has been broken into. Eric becomes fascinated with an ancient book he discovers there. In thrall to its mysterious contents, he reads aloud from it, never suspecting the terrifying consequences he is about to unleash.
As Mia's withdrawals worsen, she begins to unravel and attempts to flee, but is turned back by a frightening vision. At the cabin, her behaviour becomes so violent that her friends are forced to restrain her. Trapped by a dangerous storm raging outside, they begin to turn on each other one by one. As the brutality of their attacks increases, David is faced with an unimaginable choice.
- Featurettes: Directing the Dead (7:05)
- Evil Dead - The Reboot
- Making Life Difficult (7:53)
- Unleashing the Evil force
- Being Mia (8:49)
- Audio Commentary with Jane Levy, Lou Taylor Pucci, Jessica Lucas, Director Fede Alvarez