Oct 22, 2014
Subject: Evil Dead (2013)
Record Date: October 17, 2014, 01:16 PM
Plot Summary: A drug addict is brought to a secluded cabin by her Brother and friends, in an attempt to get her clean. Unfortunately, they discover a mysterious, ancient book and unknowingly bring about demonic possession and bodily dismemberment.
Note: Continuing the podcast's month-long tribute to Halloween and Horror films, Tysto returns to revel in the surprisingly great remake of an American Horror classic. We discuss the Evil Dead franchise, finding the value in remakes, injecting purpose and thematic resonance into the narrative, character arcs and fighting physical demons as a metaphor for personal ones. Remember to listen for the preemptive countdown before starting the film on your DVD, and please support the podcast by clicking on the "Donate" button at the top of the homepage.