• Release Date: October 15, 1981
  • Run Time: 1 hr 25 min
  • Rating: NC-17
  • Cast: Bruce Campbell, Ellen Sandweiss, Betsy Baker
  • Director: Sam Raimi
  • Genre: Horror

Synopsis: Ashley "Ash" Williams (Bruce Campbell), his girlfriend and three pals hike into the woods to a cabin for a fun night away. There they find an old book, the Necronomicon, whose text reawakens the dead when it's read aloud. The friends inadvertently release a flood of evil and must fight for their lives or become one of the evil dead. Ash watches his friends become possessed, and must make a difficult decision before daybreak to save his own life in this, the first of Sam Raimi's trilogy.