Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Fright Rags Adding More Apparel to THE EVIL DEAD and EVIL DEAD 2 Collections



PSA: If you ever come across a book made of human flesh... don't touch it. Don't open it. Don't read any of the words aloud. On August 15th, Fright Rags will add new apparel to their Evil Dead and Evil Dead 2 collections, featuring designs by Ralf Krause, Abrar Ajmal, and Jimmy Breen. They are even bringing back the "Bloody Ash" design as well as new Ash socks by Sara Deck and five pins (one of which has a working trapdoor) designed by Matt Ryan Tobin.

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Monday, August 13, 2018

Contest: Win a Limited Edition Steelbook Blu-ray of Sam Raimi’s ARMY OF DARKNESS



From dailydead.com:

"This is my boomstick!" Giving horror fans a new way to collect Ash's Deadite-slaying adventures in the Middle Ages, Scream Factory is releasing a limited edition Steelbook Blu-ray of Sam Raimi's Army of Darkness, and as a very special treat for Daily Dead readers, we've been provided with three copies to give away!

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Wednesday, August 8, 2018

The Evil Dead arrives on 4K Ultra HD™ Combo Pack (plus Blu-ray™ and Digital) 10/9

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From the official press release:






Available for the First Time on
4K Ultra HD Combo Pack
Including Dolby Vision™

Street Date: 10/9/18

4K UHD SRP: $22.99

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION
Celebrate the original beginning of the cult classic series when The Evil Dead arrives on 4K Ultra HD™ Combo Pack (plus Blu-ray™ and Digital) October 9 from Lionsgate. Written and directed by Sam Raimi, and starring Bruce Campbell in the role that made him a cult icon, this film follows five college friends who accidentally release a legion of demons and spirits. Experience four times the resolution of Full HD with 4K, as well as Dolby Vision™ HDR, to bring to life the stunning cinematography of this supernatural horror film. When compared to a standard picture, Dolby Vision can deliver spectacular colors never before seen on a screen, highlights that are up to 40 times brighter, and blacks that are 10 times darker. Available for the very first time in this absolutely stunning format, The Evil Dead 4K Ultra HD Combo Pack will be available for the suggested retail price of $22.99.

OFFICIAL SYNOPSIS
More than 35 years ago, a low-budget horror movie roared across movie screens and changed the velocity of fear forever — and made a cult legend out of Bruce Campbell in his iconic role as the lethal, wisecracking Ash Williams. Now, for the first time, you can experience the ferocious ingenuity, relentless shocks, and gore-gushing havoc of the original Sam Raimi masterpiece in 4K!

CAST                                                 
Bruce Campbell                      Army of Darkness, TV’s “Ash vs Evil Dead,” “Burn Notice”
Ellen Sandweiss                     Evil Dead (2013), TV’s “Ash vs Evil Dead”
Richard DeManincor              Crimewave, Morrow Road, Bong Fly
and Betsy Baker                     Sharp Objects, Hand of God, Oz the Great and Powerful

SPECIAL FEATURES 
 Audio Commentary with writer-director Sam Raimi, producer Robert Tapert, and star Bruce Campbell

 For Artwork: www.lionsgatepublicity.com/home-entertainment/theevildead4k/

PROGRAM INFORMATION
Year of Production: 1981
Title Copyright: Program Content and Package Artwork: © 1982 Renaissance Pictures, Ltd. Package Design and Summary © 2018 Lions Gate Entertainment Inc. All Rights Reserved.
Type: Theatrical Release
Rating: NR
Genre: Horror, Comedy, Thriller
Closed Captioned: NA
Subtitles: English, Spanish, English SDH
Feature Running Time: 85 Minutes
4K Ultra HD™ Format: Dolby Vision, 2160p Ultra High Definition, 16x9 Widescreen 1.33:1 Presentation
Blu-ray Format: 1080p High Definition, 16x9 Widescreen 1.33:1 Presentation 
4K Audio Status: English 5.1 Dolby TrueHD
Blu-ray Audio Status: English 5.1 Dolby TrueHD

Friday, August 3, 2018

Third And Final Season Of "Ash Vs. Evil Dead" Receives Best Buy Exclusive Steelbook



From www.crypt-teaze.com:

The final season (cries) of "Ash vs. Evil Dead" was already released digitally this past May but if you're like me and collect physical media like a madman/woman, you won't wanna miss out on picking up this exclusive Steelbook from Best Buy! Available on August 21st from Lionsgate Home Entertainment. You can also pre-order the season now on DVD and Blu-ray.

“Ash vs Evil Dead”: Season 3 features Ash, who – having gone from urban legend to hometown hero –discovers that he has a daughter. And, when Kelly witnesses a massacre with Ruby’s fingerprints all over it, she returns to warn Ash and Pablo.

“Ash vs Evil Dead” stars Bruce Campbell (of course), Lucy Lawless (TV’s “Xena: Warrior Princess” and “Spartacus: War of the Damned”), Ray Santiago (Meet the Fockers), Dana DeLorenzo (A Very Harold & Kumar Christmas), and newcomer Arielle Carver-O’Neill (TV’s “Worst Year of My Life, Again!” and “Suburbs”).

NECA Toys Evil Dead 2 Hero Ash & Evil Ed 7″ Scale Figures Review



This box set is based on the second film, and includes Hero Ash, and he comes with three interchangeable head sculpts, his chainsaw, Necronomicon book that opens up, bone dagger, sawed off shotgun, and possessed deer head. Deadite Ed Getley includes two interchangeable head sculpts, one comes apart to simulate his gruesome defeat by Ash’s chainsaw.

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Thursday, August 2, 2018

Dana DeLorenzo talks ‘Ash vs Evil Dead’, plays game show on WGN Morning News



Actress Dana DeLorenzo stopped by WGN Morning News to talk 'Ash vs Evil Dead' and play "Know Your Horror Movies."

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Bruce Campbell Talks Life After Ash And Much More In An Interview



Bruce Campbell, that’s a name every horror fan knows. The writer/actor/director/producer has been involved in so many iconic films and series. One of the jewels in his crown is The Evil Dead franchise in which he plays the unforgettable character Ashley “Ash” Williams.

His “Ash vs Evil Dead” series premiered back in 2015 on Starz, giving us three seasons of Ash, along with his deadite fighting sidekicks Kelly (Dana DeLorenzo) and Pablo (Ray Santiago) as well as the sometimes evil Ruby (Lucy Lawless).

Fans were heartbroken to learn earlier this year that “Ash vs Evil Dead” wouldn’t return for a fourth season. Soon Bruce announced that Ash had been permanently retired, leaving fans to wonder what was next for the one of a kind, suave, badass.

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Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Evil Dead Virtual Nightmare Teaser



From the official press release:

Are you ready to be truly immersed in the world of Evil Dead? Enter through the Book of the Dead and find a world of horror, violence, deadlites and Mia....

Boomdash Digital partners with Ghosthouse Entertainment and Screen Northern Ireland to develop ‘Evil Dead’ on mobile VR Devices Samsung Gear VR and Oculus GO.



Based on reimagining of the 1981 cult-hit horror film, Evil Dead: Virtual Nightmare is a soul- crushing mobile VR game brim to the edge with gleeful gore and terrifying twists. The game offers fans a truly unique opportunity to fully immerse themselves within the Evil Dead universe unlike ever before. With 360 degree sound and vision, you get to explore inside the infamous cabin and the depths of the surrounding forest.

What begins as a tribute to the franchise quickly descends into anarchy as you are thrown into a chaotic fight for survival. When the discovery of an ancient book summons up an evil force, you find yourself trapped and alone in a desolated cabin in the middle of the woods. Hordes of defiant demons, an arsenal of iconic weaponry, and fast, fluid movements set the atmospheric adrenaline-pumping scene. Discover increasingly challenging missions in the Book of the Dead, unlock charms, pick up new weapons and gather some courage as you combat powerful bosses! Dare you enter the Evil Dead forest for the ultimate VR horror experience?

Evil Dead: Virtual Nightmare features:

Intense, 1st person POV, puts players at the centre of the Evil Dead universe
Unnerving 360 experience of the iconic Evil Dead cabin
Access classic Evil Dead weapons from a nail gun to the chainsaw
New upgraded weapons, including sights on all guns
Unlock tougher missions from the Book of The Dead
Realistic 3D VR graphics and camerawork recreate the look and feel of the movie set
Set your Groovy Factor racing as you kill your way through the forest

You can check out the teaser trailer here: