this INSANE Australian “Evil Dead” Blu-Ray set is coming!

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many horror fans [myself included] absolutely love the original Evil Dead trilogy [The Evil Dead, Evil Dead II: Dead By Dawn, Army Of Darkness] they are extremely campy, have a ton of blood/guts to satisfy the biggest of gore-hounds, and features The Chin himself — Bruce Campbell. The trilogy has been released a numerous amount of times together on DVD and/or Blu Ray but never has a set included the 2013 remake of Evil Deaduntil now.

Exclusive to Australia and coming in November, is the Evil Dead anthology! This means that [being exclusive to Australia] that the only way that you can play the discs is if you have a region free player… or you’re from Australia! I’d say that this set is like all the other Evil Dead sets but also includes the remake, except that’s not true — this set comes with a lot more than just that!

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As you can see from the picture above, this set looks like it’s going to fantastic for fans of the films! The set comes with a fuck-ton of goodies, which I’m about to explain in detail.. So listen up you primitive screwheads and grab your boomsticks, cause this is gonna be fucking awesome!

• let’s point out the most prominent part of the set, first: the Necronomicon. Besides looking fantastic, it’s actually a book [I mean, it obviously that makes sense right?] with about 16 pages, each filled with original drawings from the film! If you think that was the best part already, you haven’t heard [or is it ‘read’?] yet!

• the second part worth noting is the dagger. It’s actually a replica from the film, coming in at about nine inches. It is supposed to be almost identical to the one in the film, making this a worthwhile collector’s item!

• speaking of props from Evil Dead, let’s move onto the discs. Besides coming with the four films [I’d love if they were all in unrated format too!] we’re actually getting treated to two unreleased films! let me break this down a little bit better, below:

• for starters, we’re getting a documentary called “Invaluable”. It’s about the set designer Tim Sullivan from the original films and how he came to be the most ‘invaluable’ part of the films; without him, the films wouldn’t have looked [and probably wouldn’t have felt] the way they did!

• the second unreleased film is one that hardcore Evil Dead fans will recognize. We are finally getting a home release of “Within The Woods”! For the ones who don’t know of this ‘short’, it’s a [very] rare film made by Sam Raimi, Bruce Campbell and a few others. It was also extremely low budget, but it’s an important film because it was what eventually evolved into what we now know as The Evil Dead.

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So what do you think of the set above? Obviously, if you’re as big of an Evil Dead fan as I am, you’ll find a way to get your hands on it! remember though, it is exclusive to Australia so if you don’t already have one, you’ll need a region-free Blu Ray player to play these awesome films! This set is being released in early November so keep your eyes peeled for it!

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