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{{Movie|written_by = Lee Cronin}}'''''Evil Dead Now''''' is an upcoming horror film written and directed by [[Lee Cronin]], and will be the fifth film of the ''Evil Dead'' franchise overall.
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{{Movie|written_by = Lee Cronin}}'''''Evil Dead Rise''''' is an upcoming horror film written and directed by [[Lee Cronin]], and will be the fifth film of the ''Evil Dead'' franchise overall.
   
 
== Development ==
 
== Development ==
The film was initially teased by [[Sam Raimi]] while promoting ''The Grudge'' in early 2020, stating that himself, [[Rob Tapert]], and [[Bruce Campbell]] were working with a "young filmmaker" (refraining from revealing the name) who was writing and directing the next ''Evil Dead'' project. It would not be until June 8th, 2020 that Bruce Campbell would reveal the writer/director of the film (Lee Cronin) and the film's title while giving an interview with ''Empire'' magazine. Campbell revealed that his character of [[Ash Williams]] would be absent from the film, and that it's story would be completely stand alone and not connected to the original trilogy, ''[[Ash vs Evil Dead]]'', or [[Evil Dead (remake)|the 2013 film]] directed by Fede Alvarez.
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The film was initially teased by [[Sam Raimi]] while promoting ''The Grudge'' in early 2020, stating that himself, [[Rob Tapert]], and [[Bruce Campbell]] were working with a "young filmmaker" (refraining from revealing the name) who was writing and directing the next ''Evil Dead'' project. It would not be until June 8th, 2020 that Bruce Campbell would reveal the writer/director of the film (Lee Cronin) and the film's working title of ''Evil Dead Now'' while giving an interview with ''Empire'' magazine. Campbell revealed that his character of [[Ash Williams]] would be absent from the film, and that it's story would be completely stand alone and not connected to the original trilogy, ''[[Ash vs Evil Dead]]'', or [[Evil Dead (remake)|the 2013 film]] directed by Fede Alvarez.
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In an interview with ''Diabolique'' magazine released on June 23rd, 2020, Bruce Campbell revealed that following a new draft of the script, the film had been re-titled to ''Evil Dead Rise'', and hoped it would be in production by 2021. Campbell also stated that the film would not take place in a cabin like the previous films.
   
 
== External Links ==
 
== External Links ==
 
* ''[https://www.empireonline.com/movies/news/bruce-campbell-reveals-evil-dead-4-director-lee-cronin-exclusive/ Bruce Campbell Reveals New Evil Dead Plans With Director Lee Cronin]'' from Empire Online ([https://web.archive.org/web/20200608195145/https://www.empireonline.com/movies/news/bruce-campbell-reveals-evil-dead-4-director-lee-cronin-exclusive/ Archive version])
 
* ''[https://www.empireonline.com/movies/news/bruce-campbell-reveals-evil-dead-4-director-lee-cronin-exclusive/ Bruce Campbell Reveals New Evil Dead Plans With Director Lee Cronin]'' from Empire Online ([https://web.archive.org/web/20200608195145/https://www.empireonline.com/movies/news/bruce-campbell-reveals-evil-dead-4-director-lee-cronin-exclusive/ Archive version])
 
* ''[https://www.reddit.com/r/movies/comments/ej52u6/hi_im_sam_raimi_producer_of_the_grudge_which_hits/fcvrwp0/?context=3 Sam Raimi Reddit AMA]''[https://www.reddit.com/r/movies/comments/ej52u6/hi_im_sam_raimi_producer_of_the_grudge_which_hits/fcvrwp0/?context=3 ''Promoting'' ''The Grudge'' 2020] ([https://web.archive.org/web/20200608225455/https://www.reddit.com/r/movies/comments/ej52u6/hi_im_sam_raimi_producer_of_the_grudge_which_hits/fcvq0o3/ Archive version])
 
* ''[https://www.reddit.com/r/movies/comments/ej52u6/hi_im_sam_raimi_producer_of_the_grudge_which_hits/fcvrwp0/?context=3 Sam Raimi Reddit AMA]''[https://www.reddit.com/r/movies/comments/ej52u6/hi_im_sam_raimi_producer_of_the_grudge_which_hits/fcvrwp0/?context=3 ''Promoting'' ''The Grudge'' 2020] ([https://web.archive.org/web/20200608225455/https://www.reddit.com/r/movies/comments/ej52u6/hi_im_sam_raimi_producer_of_the_grudge_which_hits/fcvq0o3/ Archive version])
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* ''[https://diaboliquemagazine.com/the-cool-side-of-my-pillow-interview-a-trip-inside-the-mind-of-bruce-campbell/ The Cool Side of My Pillow Interview: A Trip Inside the Mind of Bruce Campbell]'' from Diabolique Magazine ([https://web.archive.org/web/20200624200236/https://diaboliquemagazine.com/the-cool-side-of-my-pillow-interview-a-trip-inside-the-mind-of-bruce-campbell/ Archive version])
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[[Category:Films]]
 
[[Category:Films]]

Revision as of 20:14, June 24, 2020

Evil Dead Rise is an upcoming horror film written and directed by Lee Cronin, and will be the fifth film of the Evil Dead franchise overall.

Development

The film was initially teased by Sam Raimi while promoting The Grudge in early 2020, stating that himself, Rob Tapert, and Bruce Campbell were working with a "young filmmaker" (refraining from revealing the name) who was writing and directing the next Evil Dead project. It would not be until June 8th, 2020 that Bruce Campbell would reveal the writer/director of the film (Lee Cronin) and the film's working title of Evil Dead Now while giving an interview with Empire magazine. Campbell revealed that his character of Ash Williams would be absent from the film, and that it's story would be completely stand alone and not connected to the original trilogy, Ash vs Evil Dead, or the 2013 film directed by Fede Alvarez.

In an interview with Diabolique magazine released on June 23rd, 2020, Bruce Campbell revealed that following a new draft of the script, the film had been re-titled to Evil Dead Rise, and hoped it would be in production by 2021. Campbell also stated that the film would not take place in a cabin like the previous films.

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