The Evil Dead 2: Book of the Dead 2 in September
Anchor Bay Home Entertainment have announced the Region 1 DVD release of Evil Dead 2: Book of the Dead 2 for 27th September 2005 priced at $39.98 SRP. The Necronomicon Ex Mortis, aka The Book Of The Dead, returns to plague Mankind – and this time it’s got something to say! Anchor Bay Entertainment, the leader in horror DVD, announces the long-awaited sequel to one of the most unique DVD packages in the history of the format: Evil Dead 2: Book of the Dead 2. Housed again in a specially created “fleshy” cover designed by renowned Evil Dead special effects artist Tom Sullivan and sculpted to replicate the feel of human flesh, the Evil Dead 2: Book of the Dead 2 also boasts a special in-package sound chip – just press the bulging eye and hear the book SCREAM!
The Evil Dead 2: Book of the Dead 2 Edition also promises viewers the best presentation yet. Director Sam Raimi personally supervised the High-Definition DiviMax™ transfer, presented in its original 1.85 theatrical aspect ratio and enhanced for 16x9 televisions.
The Evil Dead 2: Book of the Dead 2 Edition is possessed by a host of special features, some newly-produced for this edition including:
- Audio Commentary with Writer/Director Sam Raimi, Co-star Bruce Campbell,
Co-Writer Scott Spiegel and Special Make-Up Effects Artist Greg Nicotero
- All-New Illustrations by Evil Dead special effects artist Tom Sullivan
- Evil Dead 2: Behind-The-Screams: Brand-New featurette highlighting the “Deadest” special effects details with Tom Sullivan
- The Gore The Merrier Featurette
- Theatrical Trailer
- Talent Bios