Bruce Campbell and Sam Raimi made gold when they created The Evil Dead (1981), but there were many bumps in the road for them along the way leading up to the Starz Ash vs Evil Dead TV series. Looper put together this video showcasing just some of the obstacles that the filmmakers had to overcome.
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The Untold Truth of Evil Dead
Directed by Sam Raimi
Official Synopsis: Five college students take time off to spend a peaceful vacation in a remote cabin. A book and audio tape is discovered, and its evil is found to be powerful once the incantations are read out loud. The friends find themselves helpless to stop the evil as it takes them one by one, with only one survivor left with the evil dead and desperately tries to fight to live until morning.
Cast: Ted Raimi, Bruce Campbell, Scott Spiegel, Sam Raimi, Josh Becker, Bob Dorian, Ellen Sandweiss, Ivan Raimi, Bill Vincent, Robert G.…
Genres: Horror, Thriller, Fantasy