Remakes are everywhere, some are good, some are ok...most are terrible. Which brings us to a new remake that sounded like a really, really bad idea. But...
Sam Raimi, his cast and crew created was a truly original horror film...especially for it's time. The gore, the deadites...the tree scene!!
Fast-forward twenty years, Sam Raimi and Bruce Campbell are producing the remake and promise it is NOT a horror comedy.
“This is for the fans,” Campbell said. “We’re not some random
cigar-chomping producer looking for a horror movie to remake. This is
“The movie is not funny,” he explains. “The movie is old-fashioned,
retro horror. There’s not a snappy line in the whole movie. The first
movie wasn’t like that and this is a remake of the first movie. He’s
matching the tone of the first movie which is not har-de-har-har.”
“It’s going to be a horror extravaganza,” he says. “Not in terms of
size, but in terms of the intensity of the horror you will experience.
This movie is going to blow the fricking doors off. It’s just five new
actors and a nasty book they should have left alone."
As much as I thought a new Evil Dead would suck... this trailer seems to prove otherwise. It is NSFW and very gory...you have been warned.
I would love to hear your thoughts on the trailer. Here's hoping Evil Dead rocks when it hits screens next April!!
For more, visit: http://www.deadites.net/
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