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Ash Williams and his girlfriend Linda find a log cabin in the woods with a voice recording from an archeologist who had recorded himself reciting ancient chants from "The Book of the Dead." As they play the recording an evil power is unleashed taking over Linda's body.

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Directed by

Sam Raimi

Written by

Sam Raimi (Screenplay)
Scott Spiegel (Screenplay)

Runtime

84 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

The Sequel To The Ultimate Experience In Grueling Terror

Cast

Keywords

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#602 on 1,000 greatest films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?

#49 on Empire's 500 Greatest Movies Of All Time Empire

#17 on The 100 best horror films TimeOut

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