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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 18
Cast
Bruce Campbell
Dan Hicks
Sarah Berry
Scott Spiegel
Directors
Sam Raimi
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Sam Raimi
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Evil Dead II
Sam Raimi's gaudily gory, virtuoso, hyper-kinetic horror with some top DVD extras


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Plot
Ash, the chisel-chinned survivor of the first film, returns to the cabin in the woods and unwisely plays a record of a reading from the Book of the Dead. This turns his girlfriend, Linda, into a zombified "deadite", and soon an evil force is after Ash and all around him as well, determined that he will be "dead by dawn".


Verdict
The gaudily gory, virtuoso, hyper-kinetic horror sequel/remake uses every trick in the cinematic book, and confirms that Bruce Campbell and Raimi are gods.


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