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Evil Dead II

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The 100 best horror films, horror movies, evil dead ii
The 100 best horror films, horror movies, evil dead ii

Time Out says

Not so much a sequel, more a self-parodic reprise, like some black comic nightmare in the damaged brain of sole survivor Ash (Campbell). This time though, tired of cowering in the corner, Ash gets tooled up with a shotgun and a chainsaw, and lets the monsters suck on some abuse. Meanwhile, four other victims - none of whom has ever seen a horror movie - arrive at the shack and start settling in, unaware that they'll be dead by dawn. The dialogue has been pared to the bone, the on-screen gore toned down, and the maniacal laughter cranked up to full volume. Using the same breathless pacing, rushing camera movements and nerve-jangling sound effects as before, Raimi drags us screaming into his cinematic funhouse. Delirious, demented and diabolically funny.
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Release Details

  • Duration:84 mins

Cast and crew

  • Director:Sam Raimi
  • Screenwriter: SamRaimi, Scott Spiegel
  • Cast:
    • Bruce Campbell
    • Sarah Berry
    • Dan Hicks
    • Kassie Wesley
    • Theodore Raimi
    • Denise Bixler
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