i know Evil Dead II is the most popular film of the franchise but i can’t help but prefer the original just for the unapologetic amounts of gore and the spooky atmosphere. that being said, i still fucking loved every second of this and it’s the absolute perfect balance of horror and comedy. bruce campbell is fantastic and carries the whole film on his shoulders, if we’re being honest. he couldn’t be more perfect for he role of ash. everybody say “thank you bruce campbell and sam rami.”
if something is chasing you... split up.
i watched this for the first time years ago, back when i was just starting to get into horror and had really only watched the shitty stuff like Paranormal Activity and some other films that came out around the late 2000’s/early 2010’s. the point is, i had barely come into contact with a lot of classic horror from the 70’s and 80’s that really paved the way and created all these tropes that…