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The A-Z Of Evil Dead

F i s for Fede Alvarez

Fede Alvarez takes the helm for the remake, Evil Dead , with Sam Raimi and Bruce Campbell as producers. Alvarez is a Uruguayan filmmaker who came to international attention with his short film Ataque de Pánico! (translated: “Panic Attack! – see above) which became a YouTube hit in 2009. He was wuickly snapped up by Ghost House Pictures to helm a sci-fi project but was instead chosen for the prestigious role of recreating The Evil Dead in terrifying new style.

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Evil Dead , the new terrifying new version of the horror classic, hits UK cinemas on 19 April. It stars Jane Levy, Shiloh Fernandez, Jessica Lucas and is directed by Fede Alvarez.

Learn more at:

• The official Evil Dead UK Facebook page
• Or the official Evil Dead UK website .

Dave Golder
Freelance Writer

Dave is a TV and film journalist who specializes in the science fiction and fantasy genres. He's written books about film posters and post-apocalypses, alongside writing for SFX Magazine for many years.