Bruce Campbell Teases That ‘Evil Dead Rise’ Is a “Very Adult Evil Dead Movie”

The Evil Dead franchise is back this year not only with Evil Dead: The Game, now available, but also with new movie Evil Dead Rise, set to debut exclusively on HBO Max here in 2022. We still don’t yet have a release date for Evil Dead Rise, but it’s interesting to note that the very […]

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Sam Raimi’s ‘Army of Darkness’ Cements Ash as the Indiana Jones of Horror [Halloweenies Podcast]

“Sure, I could have stayed in the past. I could have even been king. But in my own way, I *am* king.” The Halloweenies are back to hail to the king that is Bruce Campbell. In the second of two episodes dedicated to Sam Raimi‘s Army of Darkness, the gang celebrates one of horror’s greatest […]

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Sam Raimi First Found Madness With the Medieval ‘Army of Darkness’ [Halloweenies Podcast]

“They don’t make ’em like this anymore.” Well, to be frank, they never made ’em like Army of Darkness, and given today’s stale slate of sequelizing, they ain’t gonna make ’em like this ever again. No, as years become decades, and time shifts ever further away from 1993, hindsight becomes kinder and kinder to Sam […]

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‘Evil Dead 2’ Gives Bruce Campbell the Keys to the Franchise [Halloweenies Podcast]

A week ago, the Halloweenies returned to the woods to hit record yet again on their reel-to-reel and discuss Sam Raimi’s Evil Dead 2: Dead by Dawn. Together, they shared their first experiences with the brazen 1987 sequel and revisited its inspiring production history that saw Raimi & co. rebound tremendously in the wake of 1985’s […]

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Sam Raimi’s ‘Evil Dead 2’ Perfected the Past for a Finer Future [Halloweenies Podcast]

Second chances are rare in Hollywood. For Sam Raimi, his second shot was also a case of deja vu. By 1985, the Michigan filmmaker was licking his wounds following the disappointing reception surrounding Crimewave. So, he did what anyone else might do: He gathered up his best friends and returned to the woods to conjure […]

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Sam Raimi’s ‘The Evil Dead’ Delivers the Rare Final Boy [Halloweenies Podcast]

A week ago, the Halloweenies ventured into the woods of Tennessee for a much-needed cabin trip after their year in Woodsboro. On the agenda was what you might expect: a little R&R, some good cooking, maybe even a bonfire. All of that went out the window when they found a reel-to-reel player, four microphones, and […]

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Sam Raimi’s ‘The Evil Dead’ Is One of Hollywood’s Greatest Underdog Stories [Halloweenies Podcast]

In the Fall of 1979, a Michigan State filmmaker and his childhood friends ventured into the Tennessee woods to make a horror movie. What started out as a dream quickly devolved into a nightmare: a grueling series of weeks involving buckets of fake blood, myriad near-death experiences, ricocheting emotions, and dozens of sleepless nights. It’s […]

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‘Evil Dead II’ Turns 35 and It’s Still the Ultimate Horror-Comedy Hybrid

I have always been a fan of that most improbable of all subgenres, the horror comedy. It has been around for a very long time, dating back to the silent era with The Cat and the Canary and the early talkies with James Whale’s genre twisting films like The Old Dark House and Bride of […]

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‘The Evil Dead’ 40th Anniversary Ash Figure from NECA Gets Full Reveal

First shown off last year, NECA is celebrating 40 years of The Evil Dead with a brand new Ash Williams figure, depicting Bruce Campbell as he was seen in the original horror classic. This figure is particularly notable considering previous Ash Williams figures were always based on the Evil Dead sequels and, more recently, the […]

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“The Year of the Deadite”: Post-Production is Well Underway on This Year’s ‘Evil Dead Rise’

This year promises to be a big one for Evil Dead fans, as not only is Evil Dead: The Game being released, but so too is a brand new film that takes place within the Evil Dead Universe! By the time it’s released, director Lee Cronin‘s (The Hole in the Ground) Evil Dead Rise, the brand new […]

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The Entire Main Cast of Sam Raimi’s ‘The Evil Dead’ Will Be Back in ‘Evil Dead: The Game’!

Boss Team Games and Saber Interactive’s Evil Dead: The Game is still on track for a 2022 release, set to feature single-player and co-op gameplay, promising to be the ultimate Evil Dead experience in the world of video games. Several characters from the movies and TV series will be playable in the game, along with four different versions of […]

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Holiday Horror-Comedy ‘Black Friday’ Starring Bruce Campbell and Devon Sawa Comes to Blu-ray in January

“There’s no day more harmful to retail workers than this one.” Released for Black Friday just last month, Casey Tebo‘s horror-comedy Black Friday is a fun one for the holiday season, and I suspect it’s going to become an annual watch for horror fans who can’t get enough of holiday-themed horror. Starring Bruce Campbell and […]

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‘Evil Dead Rise’ – Bruce Campbell Says Next Year’s New Movie is “Dark” and “Pretty Serious”

By the time it’s released, director Lee Cronin‘s (The Hole in the Ground) Evil Dead Rise, the brand new installment in the Evil Dead franchise that’s going directly to HBO Max, will be the franchise’s first movie in nearly 10 years, following in the wake of Fede Alvarez’s Evil Dead and course, the Starz series “Ash vs. Evil Dead” that brought […]

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‘Black Friday’ – Bruce Campbell on Playing the Anti-Ash and Reuniting With ‘Evil Dead II’ Effects Artist [Interview]

In the wake of Hallmark Christmas movie One December Night, Bruce Campbell is back in the horror genre with Black Friday, a horror-comedy that was released on VOD today. Campbell stars alongside Devon Sawa (“Chucky”), Ivana Baquero (Pan’s Labyrinth), Ryan Lee (Goosebumps), Stephen Peck, and Michael Jai White (Spawn) in Casey Tebo‘s horror-comedy, a group of characters stuck in a toy […]

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7 New Horror Movies & Shows Releasing for Thanksgiving Week Including the ‘Resident Evil’ Reboot!

While Ghostbusters: Afterlife tops the box office in its first full week of release, you may be wondering what else we can expect on the road to Thanksgiving and Black Friday. It’s actually a surprisingly robust week for the horror genre, with the Resident Evil film franchise returning to theaters and a brand new Bruce […]

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