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Evil Dead (2013)

 -  Horror  -  5 April 2013 (USA)
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Five friends head to a remote cabin, where the discovery of a Book of the Dead leads them to unwittingly summon up demons living in the nearby woods. The evil presence possesses them until only one is left to fight for survival.

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Abomination Mia
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Inca ...
Grandpa the Dog
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Five twenty-something friends become holed up in a remote cabin. When they discover a Book of the Dead, they unwittingly summon up dormant demons living in the nearby woods, which possess the youngsters in succession until only one is left intact to fight for survival. Written by Sony Pictures Entertainment

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The most terrifying film you will ever experience. See more »

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Horror

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for strong bloody violence and gore, some sexual content and language | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

5 April 2013 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Posesión infernal  »

Box Office

Budget:

$17,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$25,775,847 (USA) (5 April 2013)

Gross:

$54,239,856 (USA) (7 June 2013)
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Trivia

Near the middle to end of the credits you can start to hear a story of a man describing the book and what has happened to him from reading the book out loud. See more »

Goofs

When David is burying Mia, she speaks with no impairment despite her tongue having been split lengthwise. See more »

Quotes

Abomination Mia: You're gonna die here, you pathetic junkie!
Mia: I've had enough of this shit.
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Crazy Credits

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Connections

References Evil Dead II (1987) See more »

Soundtracks

Baby, Little Baby
Written by Fede Alvarez and Rodo Sayagues
Performed by Jane Levy and Shiloh Fernandez
Published by Fede Alvarez (ASCAP) and Rodo Saygues (ASCAP)
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Well that was bludgeoning my mind
4 May 2013 | by (Holland) – See all my reviews

Okay first things first. All sour fanboys who say that this does not pay homage to the original. What movie did you see? Everything in it was a homage to Evil dead. Didn't you guys see the car or the chainsaw did you not hear the old text when Mia breaks the window. You shouldn't smoke or drink as much before seeing a movie.

It takes a lot for me to cringe while watching a movie and this one did that several times. Really anyone who gives this less than an 8 can not appreciate something made with great commitment. When i was young like 15 years old i saw the original which i loved instantly. This is in my top ten instantly too if only for the great practical FX. Something special was made here and anyone who says different is WRONG.

I must admit there are some stupid things like the self made defibrillator and other but that ending just was a perfect 'abomination'.........

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