Release Date: Sat, Apr 13 2013
Directed By: Fede Alvarez
Starring: Bruce Campbell
Ghost House Pictures is producing the much anticipated remake of Sam Raimi’s 1981 cult-hit horror film The Evil Dead the film that effectively launched the careers of Sam Raimi (Spider-Man franchise), Rob Tapert (30 Days of Night) and Bruce Campbell, who played the Ash character and was co-producer of the original.
They are now back to produce an Evil Dead for today’s audience that’s high on the horror, gore, plot twists, and more from a screenplay written by Fede Alvarez and Rodo Sayagues. Executive producers are J.R. Young, Nathan Kahane, Joseph Drake, and Peter Schlessel.
Five twenty-something friends become holed up in a remote cabin where they discover a Book of the Dead and unwittingly summon up dormant demons living in the nearby woods, which possess the youngsters in succession until only one is left intact to fight for survival.
A core cast of young, fresh talent includes Jane Levy (“Suburgatory”) as Mia; Shiloh Fernandez (Deadgirl, Red Riding Hood) as David; Lou Taylor Pucci (Carriers) as Eric; Jessica Lucas (Cloverfield) as Olivia, and Elizabeth Blackmore (Legend of the Seeker) as Natalie.
The Latest The Evil Dead (2013) News
Evil Dead Tops Blu-Ray / DVD Sales, New Poll!
Haters be damned because the remake of The Evil Dead has once again topped the DVD and Blu-Ray rental charts according to Rentrak. For the second week in a row Evil Dead was #2 proving that not only is horror not dead but that not all horror remakes are made equal. The only thing that [...]
This New Evil Dead Clip Is In Here With Us
We are just days away from the theatrical release of Fede Alvarez’s remake of the Evil Dead, and I’m sure many of you are pumped, just like me, to finally see if this does in fact live up to a lot of the hype surrounding it. So, how about a new clip to get you [...]
New Clip & TV Spot for the Evil Dead
Its kind of a weird feeling, a feeling that feels well, sort of wrong. Should I really be this excited for a remake? I mean, its a remake of Sam Raimi’s classic The Evil Dead, a film which became pretty much an instant classic. But to tell you the truth, I am so stoked for [...]
New TV Spot & First Clip from the Evil Dead
With the Evil Dead remake preparing for its nationwide theatrical release this April 5th, we have scored a brand new TV spot and the first clip from the upcoming film. So, head on down below and get even more stoked for this one. Synopsis: “In the much anticipated remake of the 1981 cult-hit horror film, [...]
Second TV Spot for the Evil Dead
We recently unleashed the first TV spot which featured viewers reactions to the initial trailer, and now we have scored a second TV spot which actually features some footage. So, if you’d like to check it out, make your way below. Synopsis: “In the much anticipated remake of the 1981 cult-hit horror film, five twenty-something [...]
First TV Spot for the Evil Dead
When I first watched this TV spot which you can view below, I thought it was fan-made, something someone had thrown together, but apparently its the real deal. So head on down below and watch the first TV spot which is full of people’s reactions. Synopsis: “In the much anticipated remake of the 1981 cult-hit [...]
New Official Photo from the Evil Dead
For those of you who just can;t get enough of the upcoming remake of the Evil Dead are in luck, as we have scored yet another new photo from the remake. So head on down below and check out the new official image courtesy of Empire. Synopsis: “In the much anticipated remake of the 1981 [...]
New Photos from the Evil Dead
With the remake of the Evil Dead fast approaching its April 5th release date, we have scored a few more new photos from the film courtesy of Film O Filia. Head on down below and give them a look. Synopsis: “In the much anticipated remake of the 1981 cult-hit horror film, five twenty-something friends become [...]
New Official Poster for the Evil Dead
With the remake of the Evil Dead making its way into theatres this April 5th, we have scored a brand new poster for the upcoming release. Okay, granted the poster is basically the same as the last except with a different color, but damn, its more Evil Dead! Synopsis: “In the much anticipated remake of [...]
The Evil Dead Opens One Week Earlier!
I’m sorry for all the Evil Dead posts, but this sucker just keeps churning out the news. So how bad do you want to watch the Evil Dead remake? Well, according to the Bruce Campbell, you will all be able to see the film one week earlier. Bruce, recently took to Twitter to announce the [...]
The Evil Dead Gets Cut – Officially Rated R
It was recently announced that Fede Alvarez’a remake of the Evil Dead had received an NC-17 rating which means, this is filled with some pretty insane stuff. Sadly the MPAA have had to come in and order some cuts for the films theatrical release. According to Dread Central, the MPAA have granted the film an [...]
Evil Dead Receives an NC-17 Rating
Well, I think its safe to say that we all knew it was coming, and we knew that the film would have to have stuff cut, I mean, the trailer looks freakin’ brutal! So what’s the stance on the rating? Well, director of the upcoming remake Fede Alvarez, recently took to Twitter to reveal what [...]
Official Green Band Trailer for the Evil Dead Remake
I really do not understand where a lot of the hate is coming from for this film. Yes I know its a remake of Sam Raimi’s classic The Evil Dead, but this looks freakin’ insane! Its a totally different beast to the original, this is balls to the wall horror and I for one cannot [...]
New Official Photo from the Evil Dead
So what did you guys think of the recent red band trailer for the Evil Dead remake? C’mon, you know its badass! So will you be in the theatre this April 12th to witness the massacre unfold? Well, until that days arrives we have scored one more photo from the upcoming remake which you can [...]
New Red Band Trailer for Evil Dead Remake
I am not really a fan of remakes. At all actually. But so far this Evil Dead remake has looked pretty good and this recent trailer they just released has me pretty pumped up for the release. Check out the trailer below and judge for yourself. In the much anticipated remake of the 1981 cult-hit [...]
Official Poster for the Evil Dead Remake
We have had a few photos, lots of discussions and even a trailer, there’s only been one thing missing and that’s a poster to tie it all together. Well, today we bring forth the first official poster for the Evil Dead remake courtesy of Yahoo! Movies, head on down below and check it out. Synopsis: [...]
Terror is Expressed in New Official Photo from the Evil Dead Remake
I know a lot of you hate the idea that the Evil Dead is being remade and I for one cannot blame you, but from what I’ve seen thus far, the remake looks absolutely stellar, freakin’ brutal and everything I want in a horror flick. If you’re unsure if this one brings the scares, head [...]
Official Red Band Trailer for the Evil Dead Remake
Here it is guys, the moment you have been waiting for, well, for some of you anyway, the official red band trailer for the Evil Dead remake has landed, so make your way down below and give this one a look. Is this better than expected or do you really not care? Let us know [...]
Official Teaser for the Trailer of the Evil Dead Remake!
Care for a teaser of a trailer which hits tomorrow? Sounds confusing doesn’t it? But yes, we live in a time when we have a trailer for a trailer, crazy, right? Head on down below for your first official look at the upcoming remake of the Evil Dead, and yes, I actually can’t freakin’ wait. [...]
First Leaked Trailer from the Evil Dead Remake!
Okay guys, I don’t know how long this will be online for, so if you want to see what this one is going to look like, check this one out now before its gone! While many have been against the idea of a remake from day one I’ve been giving it a chance and I [...]
First Official Photo from the Evil Dead Remake Has Awakened!
Things are really begin to heat up over in the Evil Dead remake camp, what with the recently launched Facebook page and their official website, and then a preview at yesterday’s New York Comic-Con. So with all the things happening, how about we get a taste of what’s to come? Well, head on down below [...]
New Banner for Evil Dead from NYCC
Remaking a classic like Evil Dead still urks me a bit especially without Sam Raimi directing or Bruce Campbell anywhere in sight. But we will soldier on it and see it in theaters because.. well who knows maybe it will be good. Anyway at the New York Comic Con Ghost House Pictures had a kind [...]
Official Synopsis for the Evil Dead Remake
It kind of feels wrong that two of my posts back-to-back today are remakes, what does that say about the current state of the genre? in any event the official synopsis has made its way online for Fede Alvarez’s upcoming remake/reboot of the 1981 cult classic The Evil Dead. Synopsis: “In the much anticipated remake [...]
The Evil Dead Remake Will Be Rated a Bloody R!
You hear that folks? That’s the sound of absolute carnage. Gone away are fears of a PG-13 film and in comes confirmation that the remake of The Evil Dead will be rated R, and that’s at the very least. This one promises to be freakin’ bloody! In a recent interview with Sam Raimi over at [...]
Evil Dead Remake Review
I do not care who says it’s a good idea, remaking Evil Dead is just outright wrong even if Bruce Campbell and Sam Raimi are on board as producers. Those of you who know a thing or two about horror should now be screaming at your monitor saying, ‘hey dipshit they remade it already it’s [...]