Press Release: Evil Dead Released On Blu-Ray in July 2013
Klaatu verata nicto! From producers Sam Raimi and Rob Tapert comes the highly anticipated home entertainment release of this year's Evil Dead, available July 16 on Blu-ray and DVD with UltraViolet from Sony Pictures.
Both the Blu-ray and DVD sets come packed with three all-new featurettes on the making of the film, character transformations and the process of re-imagining the original film.
Exclusive to the Blu-ray is a cast and crew commentary track, as well as two additional featurettes exploring the origins and design of the new "Book of the Dead," and featuring behind-the-scenes footage of cast rehearsals, insights from the original creators, and more.
Based on Raimi's 1981 horror classic and directed by Fede Alvarez, Evil Dead centers on five young friends who turn a secluded cabin in the woods into a blood-splattered chamber of nightmares after awakening an ancient demon. The ensemble cast includes Jane Levy, Shiloh Fernandez, Lou Taylor Pucci, Jessica Lucas and Elizabeth Blackmore.
Here's the complete list of special features:
"Making Life Difficult" - The Intense and Physically Exhausting Creation of the Film
"Being Mia" - The Physical and Psychological Transformation into "Evil Mia"
"Directing The Dead" - Director Fede Alvarez re-imagines a cult horror classic
"Unleashing The Evil Force" - Exploring the origins and design of the new Book of the Dead (Blu-ray exclusive)
"Evil Dead the Reboot" - Cast Rehearsals, Bruce Campbell, Deadites and more! (Blu-ray exclusive)
Commentary featuring stars Jane Levy, Lou Taylor Pucci, Jessica Lucas, Director Fede Alvarez
and writer Rodo Sayagues (Blu-ray exclusive)