The trailer for the remake of Evil Dead debuted today, and by in large looks decent enough.
It seems to stay faithful to the source material, and has definitely amped up the gore factor.
The age old debate will soon rear its head amongst the horror fraternity, so I’ve decided to bite the bullet and ask it myself; would you prefer a remake or a sequel in the Evil Dead series?
Even the possibility of a Freddy Vs. Jason Vs. Ash was banded about for a sequel to Freddy Vs. Jason in the early noughties, but besides graphic novels this never saw the light of day.
I have to agree tentatively with the decision to go with the remake, the franchise needs a shot in the arm and from the trailer it looks it could receive it. Of course this is all theoretical, as I did enjoy the trailers to the Halloween and Nightmare on Elm Street reboots.
Be your own judge though, here’s the trailer: