The Evil Dead (US BD) in August

Sam Raimi’s 1981 cult classic comes to US Blu-ray at the end of August…

Anchor Bay Entertainment have announced the US Blu-ray Disc release of The Evil Dead on 31st August 2010. For the release of Sam Raimi’s 1981 cult classic two all-new 1080p anamorphic transfers in 1.85:1 and the original director-composed 1.33:1 aspect ratio, have been prepared and personally supervised by director/writer Raimi. These are presented with high-resolution Dolby TrueHD 5.1 audio and a brand new commentary track with Raimi, producer Robert Tapert and star Bruce Campbell. In addition, many of the bonus features, released on previous DVD editions, will once again be available on a special, limited edition DVD included with the Blu-ray. SRP is $29.99.

Disc 1: Blu-ray

  • Main Feature in both 1.85:1 and 1.33:1 1080P
  • English 5.1 Dolby TrueHD
  • English SDH and Spanish subtitles
  • New audio commentary with Writer/Director Sam Raimi, Producer Robert Tapert and Star Bruce Campbell

Disc 2: DVD – Available only for a limited time:

  • One By One We Will Take You: The Untold Saga of The Evil Dead
  • The Evil Dead: Treasures from the Cutting Room Floor
  • The Ladies Of The Evil Dead Meet Bruce Campbell
  • Book of The Dead: The Other Pages
  • Discovering The Evil Dead
  • Unconventional
  • At The Drive-In

Updated: Jul 14, 2010

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