U.S., 1987, 84 min, 4K DCP, Dir. Sam Raimi, Rated R, Rialto Pictures
Evil Dead 2
Saturday, May 20
"The gaudily gory, virtuoso, hyper-kinetic horror sequel/remake uses every trick in the cinematic book, and confirms that Bruce Campbell and Raimi are gods." —William Thomas, Empire
"Not so much a follow-up as a ruthless self-parody, Evil Dead II ranks as one of the most visually inventive, relentless, and truly original films ever made." —Matt Ford, BBC
Director Sam Raimi’s high-energy 1987 horror flick Evil Dead 2 looks stunning in this 4K restoration. Ash Williams (Bruce Campbell) only wanted romantic vibes when he took his girlfriend Linda (Denise Bixler) to a secluded cabin in the woods. But the vibes turn downright evil after Ash accidentally reads from the Book of the Dead and summons spirits that possesses Linda and relentlessly pursue him. Equal parts remake and sequel, Evil Dead 2 is a prime example of how to mix genuine laughs with shocking gore.
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