Evil Dead II (1987)
Elements of Ash's fights with his hand are identical to those featured in this Sam Raimi short.
A ripped-up poster for ANOES is in the cabin. This was part of a running gag between Wes Craven and Sam Raimi who made a point to reference each other in the movies frequently at this time.
Title reference in film's subtitle of "Dead by Dawn."
Professor Knowby's dead wife is said to be in the "fruit cellar."
A character of Split Second was visually inspired by deadites.
Mentioned as Greg Nicotero's previous works in special effects.
The scene where the camera is traveling across the forest at high speed, around a thread that is attached to dozens of trees.
Brock asked Ash how he lost his hand.
"Ripped off" by film-within-film "Utmark"
Nicotero states that Evil Dead 2 was when the founders of KNB first decided they could run a shop together, and a still of Nicotero puppeteering Henrietta on the set of Evil Dead 2 is shown briefly.
Joy and Chuck talk about it
Adam acts like the unseen force in the woods
Attilio takes a kick in the head when he passed out as Ash in Evil Dead 2
"Miss Dead by Dawn swallow your soul"
Oancitizen balks at the notion that this got a Criterion release
"... is causing the house to go all Evil Dead II and shit?"
Doug compares Killer Klowns & Killer Tomatoes to Evil Dead 2.
Spoony wonders why it's called a sequel
A character quotes the "Groovy" line
snap zooms are direct homage to the Evil Dead series
The gearing up montage is an homage to Evil Dead 2 and Army of Darkness. It's even punctuated with Bruce Campbell's "Groovy."
in overview on Sam Raimi's career
A group of punk rockers become infected, resorting to cutting off their hands with a chainsaw and creating a weaponized arm out of said chainsaw and various gauges of shotguns.
Eli Roth mentions this movie during interview
Movie poster in background, referenced in commentary
Person fights demonic creatures using a chainsaw.
The scene where Abby is in the pawn shop getting supplies is a reference to the scene where Ash gets supplies from the shed. The shots and cutting method are almost identical.
Woman seen wearing a Lego version of Chainsaw welding Ash.
The shots of Dale gearing up resembles that of Ash attaching the chainsaw to his arm.
Discusses fighting zombies w/ shotgun & chainsaw
The shot of David assembling the defibrillator is shot in the quick montage style as Ash preparing the chainsaw.
It is referenced in a comic magazine.
Characters discussing it. Character uses chainsaw to amputate infected arm remarkably similarly to Ash cutting off his possessed hand.
Marty mistakes the wolf's head on the wall for a moose. In the cabin of the films "Evil Dead" there is a moose head on the wall.
Simone sawing off her arm it is a direct reference to when Ash saws his hand off in Evil Dead II
Shiki's hand is possessed by a demonic entity, Shiki chops her hand like Ash did
Eyeball flying in someones mouth
Seen on video store shelf in 'Video Review'
line reference "dead by dawn"
Blood covers the light, casting a red glow over the room.
Referenced after the first kiss with Sa5m
one scene reacted on stage
a boy is selling this DVD
The crawling, severed hand.
"I'm dead before dawn! I'm dead before dawn!" - The User
A poster for the film can be seen on the wall of the flat.
Poster seen in flat.
Poster seen in flat.
The movie's poster can be seen on the wall.
Poster on the wall of the flat.
The movie poster can be seen, Tim immitates the stance of the woman on it. Additionally, when Mike finishes constructing his paintball gun, he says "Groovy" in a manner similar to Ash.
Poster on the living room wall.
Mike: "Lemon Sisters II: Dead by Dawn"
"I'll swallow your soul!" -Santa
Open reference by a character
Inspector Darryl Morris (Dorian Gregory) asks Inspector Andy Trudeau (T.W. King) if his favorite movie is Ghostbusters. Trudeau says that it is Evil Dead II.
Children discuss Evil Dead II plot points
The village people give Bruce a sawn off shotgun and a chainsaw after mistaking him for Ash from this movie. In Evil Dead II, Ash used a sawn off shotgun and a chainsaw as his weapons.
It is mentioned in a magazine.
Much of the storyline with the mobsters trapped in the cabin being chased by zombies parallels Evil Dead & Evil Dead 2. Raimi's trademark POV shots are used distinctly in this segment as well.
(grabs chainsaw when fighting zombies) "Ash would be so proud."
In Hartman's Cauldron Lake Lodge, there's a stuffed deer head possessed by Dark Presence.
In the scene when the house is swallowed by the sink-hole, the chiming clock is a nod to Evil Dead II.
Video case, posters and t-shirts are shown.
on cover of Fangoria magazine
in the mansion level cutscene the "deerhunter" (while it is still wall mounted) mimics the motions of the mounted deerhead in the evil dead 2
In Neil's last nightmare, a ghost says to him "I'll swallow your soul!"
Recreates the shot of Ash burying Linda and plunging a cross into the ground
Alice whistles to the zombies, like Ash does to Marietta
When Lawrence saws his foots off, it is a direct reference to when Ash saws his hand off in Evil Dead II
Chainsaw on the wall and flying eyeballs.
one shot recreated, similar plot device involving chainsaw as weapon
The 'Blues Campbell Right Arm' chainsaw (not really a reference to Evil Dead part 1, but part 2)
a signed Bruce Campbell photo says "Not 'groovy' "
The shot looking down into The Winchester's cellar is identical to a shot looking down into the fruit cellar in Evil Dead 2.
Bruce Campbell fighting with his own hand.
The fat woman arriving in the truck, looks almost exactly like the "mother-zombie" from Evil Dead 2; including the destroyed right eye.
Bruce Campbell says they worked with the special effects people on Evil Dead II and decided to use them again for this film.
referenced as part of the documentary
poster on the wall near the kitchen
a movie poster can be seen in a cinema
Elizabeth's father fights a severed hand just like Ash in Evil Dead II.
In the operating theatre, Doctor Octopus' tentacle races towards one of the doctors in an identical shot to the infamous "flying eyeball" sequence.
Contains discussion of entire Evil Dead series
Photograph is shown.
One of the enemies is a dismembered hand that runs around chanting "I'll swallow your soul!"
Harvey shows the soundtrack album to Jack.
Copy of 'shaky cam' effect running through the woods. Also, one of the squad is named Bruce Campbell.
Movie poster seen in bedroom.
Poster is shown in a video store.
Duke references Ash with the line "Groovy!"
When Bill sits on the toilet, he reads a comic with the movie poster of Evil Dead II as the back cover.
poster in petter room
Charlie Sheen jokes "I'll swallow your soul!", which is a quote from Evil Dead 2, to his little girl.
several severed hand gags lifted directly
Blade fighting with his own hand. Also Blade says "I promise you, you'll be dead by dawn." Which is the subtitle to this film and also a repeated line.
Poster on wall
When Evil Ed chases on of the robbers, the scene recreates the chase in Evil Dead 2
Hudsucker Proxy was an "evil incantation" in the script of ED2 that never made it to the final film.
Video case is shown in a video store.
Main character wears an Evil Dead II hat throughout the movie
Darkman says the line: "They took my hand!" In a very similar way that Ash says: "Give me back my hand!" It is possible that Bruce Campbell actually supplied the voice for Darkman at this point in the film.
Both Chucky & Ash replace thier hands (after it's been cut off) with a weapon
long, animated necks elonging from body scene
Blood covers the light, casting a red glow over the room.
Movie theater Patrick and his date go to are playing Evil Dead II
movie is reviewed
Clips of a man mutilating himself are played against the robot's antics
"For all I know, it's the Evil Dead that's hunting them."
"Darkheart sounds like the Evil Dead demons"
Clips of the movie were shown.
clip is shown
Robert Englund alludes to it. Also, footage of this movie is shown.
This film is featured in this episode.
It is mentioned and discussed. Also, footage of this movie is shown.
It is playing on the TV in Psycho Ed's living room.
clips are featured to illustrate the best movie fight scenes
clips from this movie are shown
"Evil Dead II" is shown behind the main subject as he speaks about his love for horror movies. Credited in end credits as well.
Dr. Goodwill is a parody of Dr. Knowby and is played on a reel to reel as the "booklet of the dead" is opened
Steve grabs weapons, says "groovy" like Ash and whacks himself in the head
Daisy sees ghostly faces which are made to look exactly like the ghostly face that appears in this film, they also act the same, speak the same and serve a similar purpose.
The agressive zoom in on a grandfather clock.
Bruce Campbell fights his own hand.