New red band ‘Evil Dead’ trailer is intense
Gore! Gore! Gore! While I’m typically pretty suspicious of horror movie remakes, the minds behind the new Evil Dead seem to know what they’re doing. The original is a masterpiece of low-budget invention, as Sam Raimi and crew let their imagination flower in a series of increasingly bizarre scenes. Uruguayan director Fede Alvarez is making his English-language debut with the remake, and this new red band trailer shows exactly how far they’re going to go with it. Spoiler: way over the top. Lesson learned: don’t read any weird-looking books. Or any books, actually. Evil Dead stars Jane Levy, Shiloh Fernandez, Jessica Lucas and Lou Taylor Pucci and opens on April 12th.