To celebrate the release of "Evil Dead" on Blu-ray and DVD, SLIPKNOT and STONE SOUR singer Corey Taylor will give an acoustic performance at the "Evil Dead" release party during Comic-Con tonight (Saturday, July 20) at The Commons in San Diego, California. This event is free for fans that to attend on a first-come-first-served basis. Space is limited and entry is not guaranteed.
From producers Sam Raimi ("Spider-Man" trilogy, original "Evil Dead" trilogy),Bruce Campbell (original "Evil Dead" trilogy) and Rob Tapert (original "Evil Dead" trilogy) comes the highly anticipated box office hit "Evil Dead", available July 16 on Blu-ray and DVD with UltraViolet from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment. Creators of the original "Evil Dead" reunite to present this terrifying new vision of the classic tale about five 20-something friends who turn a remote cabin in the woods into a blood-soaked chamber of horrors after awakening an ancient demon.
Directed by Fede Alvarez, "Evil Dead" opened No. 1 at the U.S. box office, and top 10 for all-time horror remakes.
The ensemble cast includes Jane Levy (TV's "Suburgatory"),Shiloh Fernandez ("Red Riding Hood"),Lou Taylor Pucci ("Carriers"),Jessica Lucas ("Cloverfield") and Elizabeth Blackmore ("Legend Of The Seeker").
Exclusive to the Blu-ray is a cast and crew commentary track, as well as two all-new featurettes, exploring the origins and design of the new "Book Of The Dead," and featuring behind-the-scenes footage of cast rehearsals, insights from the original creators, and more. Both the Blu-ray and DVD come with three additional all-new featurettes on the making of the film, character transformations and the process of re-imagining a much-loved, horror classic.