Get your hopes up, because Sam Raimi may direct Army of Darkness 2

Last week, Bruce Campbell announced that Army of Darkness 2 was in the works, but the internet — having heard so many rumors about a sequel for so many years — dared not to let themselves get too excited. But now the Evil Dead's remake director Fede Alvarez has announced that Sam Raimi will be helming the long-awaited… » 10/28/13 11:40am 10/28/13 11:40am

So they updated Evil Dead by making it torture porn with a little…

If you're a fan of the Evil Dead movies, which vibrate with Sam Raimi's visual psychosis and Bruce Campbell's bug-eyed mania, you may find yourself disappointed by the Evil Dead reboot that the two just produced. The original movie trilogy was a slapsticky sendup of 1970s horror movies. Unfortunately the reboot is just … » 4/05/13 1:41pm 4/05/13 1:41pm

Who's the character you most want to see die in the new Evil Dead?

The new Evil Dead movie is brutal to watch — but it was also brutal to film. The film is full of horrible ordeals, many of which actually happened to the actors on set. What were the most horrific things the stars of Evil Dead had to cope with? And which character is both the audience surrogate and the person whose… » 4/04/13 3:44pm 4/04/13 3:44pm

How do you make an Evil Dead movie after Cabin in the Woods?

In the new Evil Dead movie, five teenagers go to a cabin in the woods, and wind up raising something... sinister. Does that sound familiar? It's basically the premise of Cabin in the Woods, the horror spoof that Drew Goddard and Joss Whedon put out last year. Was Evil Dead director Fede Alvarez nervous about the… » 4/01/13 3:23pm 4/01/13 3:23pm

Modernized Evil Dead 2 and Army of Darkness are getting made whether…

The first reviews for the Evil Dead remake dropped this weekend, praising Fede Alvarez‘s movie for getting right to the gore, stripping out the silly and offering heaps of fan service (which wasn't necessarily a good thing for some reviewers). But apparently this was exactly what the studio wanted to hear. » 3/11/13 7:40am 3/11/13 7:40am

First Evil Dead reviews paint remake as a psychotic gorefest that will …

Last night, Fede Alvarez's remake of Sam Raimi's Evil Dead premiered at South by Southwest, and now that the critics have recovered from the haze of fake blood, they are furiously typing up their reviews. The verdict so far? Alvarez may not hit the glorious highs of Raimi's comedy-horror franchise, but he pays loving… » 3/09/13 2:15pm 3/09/13 2:15pm

First Trailer for Evil Dead Reboot: Behold the New Necronomicon!

Here's your first taste of the brand new, super dark Evil Dead reboot. If it's good enough for producers Sam Raimi and Bruce Campbell, is it good enough for you? Do you like the gory green Saw-esque tint? It certainly does make all the blood pop on screen. Directed by Fede Alvarez, this new movie has the original… » 10/24/12 10:22am 10/24/12 10:22am

The Evil Dead remake looks graphic, gruesome and absolutely wonderful

The first ever footage of the remake Evil Dead screened at New York Comic-Con, and it is fucking crazy. We were on the fence as to what this movie would look like, and if the bit of footage just shown to the masses at NYCC is any indication, you guys might like this take on the old classic. Spoilers ahead. » 10/13/12 2:30pm 10/13/12 2:30pm

The Next Big Names in Science Fiction Movie-Making

There's no shortage of praise for Ridley Scott, Peter Jackson, Steven Spielberg and the rest of Hollywood's science fiction and fantasy titans. But who are the next generation of myth-makers? Who should you be keeping an eye on? Who will make the genre-defining movies that everyone else will feverishly race to copy? » 8/24/11 3:41pm 8/24/11 3:41pm