The idea of cult director Sam Raimi returning to his horror roots with Drag Me to Hell was an exciting prospect. Add to that enthusiasm an impressive trailer and strong word of mouth and you’ve got some fairly high expectations. Virtually from the get go, they’re almost bettered with a prologue that deafeningly slams you into your seat. It’s a powerful effects belter and provides early evidence that Raimi is in his element here and that he is definitely approaching it with a nostalgic attitude. The fact that the original treatment was drafted up not long after Army of Darkness was completed is not surprising.
- 70's-era Film 90's-era Film 2011 2012 Film 2013 film Action Album Review Alexander Payne Basketball Bill Murray Blockbuster Brad Pitt Chloe Sevigny Christopher Nolan Christoph Waltz Chronicle Classic film Clint Eastwood Coma victim Comic Book Curl of the Burl Curse DC Comics Denzel Washington Diary of the Dead Dirty Harry Django Unchained Don Seigel Drag Me to Hell Drama Evil Dead Family Film Review George A. Romero George Clooney Hard Rock Harry Callahan He Got Game High School Horror Independent Film Industrial Jamie Foxx Joaquin Phoenix Joss Whedon Marvel Mastodon Max Landis Metal Ministry New Jersey Night of the Living Dead Oscar nominee Paul Thomas Anderson Phillip Seymour Hoffman Quentin Tarantino Ryan Gosling Sam Raimi Scoot McNairy Spike Lee Sport Steve Buscemi Supernatural Teenage Telekinesis The Artifice The Avengers The Descendants The Hunter The Joy Formidable The Master Tom Hardy Trees Lounge Wes Anderson Zombie