In retrospect, it’s obvious why Evil Dead 4 never came together. Sure, Army of Darkness is beloved now, but it was a box office whimper back in 1992. And then director Sam Raimi became one of the biggest and busiest filmmakers in Hollywood with the original Spider-Man trilogy. Show More Summary
After Universal Pictures released Army of Darkness in 1992, fans of The Evil Dead franchise had been anticipating a fourth Evil Dead for decades. After years and years of rumors, Raimi making his 2009 Drag Me to Hell, and then eventually remaking Evil Dead with Fede Alvarez in 2013, the team behind the franchise revived […]
Horror legends Sam Raimi, Ivan Raimi, Rob Tapert, and Bruce Campbell hunker down for the commentary track of Ash vs Evil Dead’s first episode, in which Ash, Campbell’s extremely reluctant hero, realizes he hasn’t quite left those nasty Deadites in the past after all. Read more...
Arriving on Blu-ray and DVD tomorrow is “Ash vs Evil Dead,” the 10-episode half-hour STARZ Original series, and long-awaited follow-up to the classic horror film The Evil Dead. The series is executive produced by Sam Raimi (The Evil Dead, The Grudge), Rob Tapert (The Evil Dead, The Grudge), and Bruce Campbell (“Burn Notice,” Oz the Great and Powerful, […]
Following the disappointing ending to the original Sam Raimi Spider-Man film trilogy, Sony realized they needed to lock down a new Spider-Man fast. In order to retain the film rights to the character, they needed to get a new flick in...Show More Summary
In the dark period between Sam Raimi's Spider-Man 3 and Marc Webb's The Amazing Spider-Man, Sony needed a savior. Their shining star had been tarnished by an overcrowded trilogy capper, and they wanted a fresh start.
“Ash vs Evil Dead,” the 10-episode half-hour STARZ Original series, is the long-awaited follow-up to the classic horror film The Evil Dead. The series is executive produced by Sam Raimi (The Evil Dead, The Grudge), Rob Tapert (The Evil Dead, The Grudge), and Bruce Campbell (“Burn Notice,” Oz the Great and Powerful, The Evil Dead, […]
After receiving the blessing of Evil Dead creator Sam Raimi for his ultra-bloody 2013 remake of the ultimate experience in grueling terror, Uruguayan-born horror director Fede Alvarez is striking out into original storytelling in his new movie, Don’t Breathe. Show More Summary
On the list of movies that will be coming out during what remains of 2016, DON'T BREATHE, the "robbery gone wrong" home invasion thriller that re-teams EVIL DEAD 2013 director Fede Alvarez with producer Sam Raimi, is high...Show More Summary
While Sam Raimi opted to give Tobey Maguire's Spider-Man organic webbing, in Captain America: Civil War we learned that the MCU version of Peter Parker had created his own web-shooters and web-fluid
In 2013, Fede Alvarez dared to face the horror world with Evil Dead, the reboot/continuation film that dared to tackle one of genre’s most beloved franchises. For many, the thought of someone other than Sam Raimi crafting a new entry was almost as sacrilegious as the Necronomicon itself. However, Alvarez prevailed and released a film […]
Yesterday’s Ash vs Evil Dead Comic-Con panel was catnip for all the gorehounds who turned out to see Bruce “El Jefe” Campbell in person—as well as Sam Raimi, Lucy Lawless, Lee Majors, Ted Raimi, Dana DeLorenzo, Ray Santiago and Rob Tapert. Most also participated in a press room earlier in the day. Read more...
From the creators of The Evil Dead comes a new STARZ Original Series, Ash vs Evil Dead. The STARZ Original series is the long-awaited follow-up to the classic horror film The Evil Dead. The series is executive produced by Sam Raimi (The Evil Dead, The Grudge), Rob Tapert (The Evil Dead, The Grudge), and Bruce Campbell […]
Remember when Sony rebooted Sam Raimi’s take on Spider-Man (2002) with The Amazing Spider-Man (2012)? Their whole conceit at the time appeared to be “What if you didn’t know the story?” so they just told it again. Only everyon… Read The post Review: Ghostbusters (2016) appeared first on Towleroad.
When J.K. Simmons took on the role of J. Jonah Jameson in Sam Raimi's SPIDER-MAN movies, the actor successfully brought an iconic comic book/cartoon character to life. To a generation of fans, he was Jameson. Now Simmons is looking to...Show More Summary
A few weeks ago, we posted that Space Goat Productions was creating a board game based on Sam Raimi’s 1987 horror comedy Evil Dead 2. Well, it just opened up for backing on Kickstarter, so get on in there if you want to secure your own copy! Evil Dead 2: The Board Game works like […]
Willem Dafoe has starred in many roles over his vast career, but comic book adaptations such as Sam Raimi’s Spider-Man and Spider-Man 3, and his current role in the upcoming Justice League films are a slightly more recent addition to his filmography. Show More Summary
STARZ released a new teaser trailer and photo today for the highly anticipated 10-episode second season of the half-hour series executive produced by Sam Raimi, Rob Tapert, Bruce Campbell, Ivan Raimi, and Craig DiGregorio who serves as executive producer and showrunner. Show More Summary
Before being given the role of Betty Brant in the Sam Raimi Spider-Man movies, Elizabeth Banks also auditioned to play Mary Jane Watson, Spidey's main love interest. Here's the reason she didn't get the role, according to her.
28-year-old Banks, was deemed too old for the role of Mary-Jane Watson in Sam Raimi's Spider-Man films, a role that went to 20-year-old Kirsten Dunst instead.