The first TV spot for director Fede Alvarez
’s horror remake of Sam Raimi
‘s Evil Dead
features audience reactions to the film’s bloody red-band trailer
, while not showing much else.
If you’re little confused about what I’m talking about, hit the jump to check it out.
Produced by Raimi, Rob Tapert
and Bruce Campbell
from a screenplay written by Alvarez and Rodo Sayagues
with Diablo Cody
, the R-rated remake stars Jane Levy, Shiloh Fernandez, Lou Taylor Pucci, Elizabeth Blackmore
and Jessica Lucas
is set to premiere at the SXSW Film Festival this weekend and hits theaters April 5th, 2013.
Head inside for the spot!
In the much anticipated remake of the 1981 cult-hit horror film, 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.