Search results for "Sam Raimi"


A Simple Plan (1998) RT 90% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Jun 1999

Captivated by the lure of sudden wealth, the quiet rural lives of two brothers erupt into conflicts of greed, paranoia and distrust when over $4 million in cash is discovered ...  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  Sam Raimi
CAST:  Bill Paxton  •  Bridget Fonda  •  Billy Bob Thornton  •  Brent Briscoe

Army of Darkness (1992) RT 72% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Aug 2002

A man is accidentally transported to 1300 A.D., where he must battle an army of the dead and retrieve the Necronomicon so he can return home.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Fantasy • Horror
DIRECTION:  Sam Raimi
CAST:  Bruce Campbell  •  Embeth Davidtz  •  Marcus Gilbert  •  Ian Abercrombie

Oz the Great and Powerful (2013) RT 59% / Audience 56%

DVD release: Jun 2013

Oscar Diggs, a small-time circus illusionist and con-artist, is whisked from Kansas to the Land of Oz where the inhabitants assume he's the great wizard of prophecy, there to ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Sam Raimi
CAST:  James Franco  •  Mila Kunis  •  Rachel Weisz  •  Michelle Williams

Drag Me to Hell (2009) RT 92% / Audience 62%

DVD release: Oct 2009

After denying a woman the extension she needs to keep her home, loan officer Christine Brown sees her once-promising life take a startling turn for the worse. Christine is ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Sam Raimi
CAST:  Alison Lohman  •  Justin Long  •  Lorna Raver  •  Dileep Rao

Spider-Man 3 (2007) RT 63% / Audience 51%

DVD release: Oct 2007

The seemingly invincible Spider-Man goes up against an all-new crop of villains -- including the shape-shifting Sandman -- in the third installment of this blockbusting comic ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Sam Raimi
CAST:  Tobey Maguire  •  Kirsten Dunst  •  James Franco  •  Thomas Haden Church

Spider-Man 2 (2004) RT 93% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Nov 2004

Peter Parker is going through a major identity crisis. Burned out from being Spider-Man, he decides to shelve his superhero alter ego, which leaves the city suffering in the ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Sam Raimi
CAST:  Tobey Maguire  •  Kirsten Dunst  •  James Franco  •  Alfred Molina

Spider-Man (2002) RT 89% / Audience 67%

DVD release: Nov 2002

After being bitten by a genetically altered spider, nerdy high school student Peter Parker is endowed with amazing powers.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Sam Raimi
CAST:  Tobey Maguire  •  Willem Dafoe  •  Kirsten Dunst  •  James Franco

The Gift (2000) RT 57% / Audience 55%

DVD release: Nov 2001

When a local woman disappears and the police can't seem to find any leads, her father turns to a poor young woman with psychic powers. Slowly she starts having visions of the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Horror • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Sam Raimi
CAST:  Cate Blanchett  •  Giovanni Ribisi  •  Keanu Reeves  •  Katie Holmes

For Love of the Game (1999) RT 46% / Audience 76%

DVD release: Aug 2000

A baseball legend almost finished with his distinguished career at the age of forty has one last chance to prove who he is, what he is capable of, and win the heart of the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Sam Raimi
CAST:  Kevin Costner  •  Kelly Preston  •  John C. Reilly  •  Jena Malone

The Quick and the Dead (1995) RT 56% / Audience 53%

DVD release: Nov 2000

A mysterious woman comes to compete in a quick-draw elimination tournament, in a town taken over by a notorious gunman.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • Thriller • Western
DIRECTION:  Sam Raimi
CAST:  Sharon Stone  •  Gene Hackman  •  Russell Crowe  •  Leonardo DiCaprio




Darkman (1990) RT 83% / Audience 58%

DVD release: Mar 1998

Dr. Peyton Westlake is on the verge of realizing a major breakthrough in synthetic skin when his laboratory is destroyed by gangsters. Having been burned beyond recognition ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Sam Raimi
CAST:  Liam Neeson  •  Frances McDormand  •  Colin Friels  •  Larry Drake

Evil Dead II (1987)

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 ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Fantasy • Horror
DIRECTION:  Sam Raimi
CAST:  Bruce Campbell  •  Sarah Berry  •  Dan Hicks  •  Kassie DePaiva

Crimewave (1985) RT Audience 47%

DVD release: Apr 2005

Fed up of his business partner, Ernest Trend hires the services of two exterminators. When things go drastically wrong and they murder the wrong man, the race is on to frame ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Sam Raimi
CAST:  Louise Lasser  •  Brion James  •  Paul L. Smith  •  Sheree J. Wilson

The Evil Dead (1981)

When a group of college students finds a mysterious book and recording in the old wilderness cabin they've rented for the weekend, they unwittingly unleash a demonic force ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  Sam Raimi
CAST:  Bruce Campbell  •  Ellen Sandweiss  •  Richard DeManincor  •  Betsy Baker

Within the Woods (1978)

DVD release: Sep 2006

The low budget film starring the young Bruce Campbell that influenced the Evil Dead films.  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  Sam Raimi
CAST:  Bruce Campbell  •  Ellen Sandweiss  •  Scott Spiegel  •  Mary Valenti

It's Murder! (1977)

The film tells the story of a family whose uncle is murdered. The son (Sam Raimi) gets everything because he's in the will. The detective (Scott Spiegel) is trying to find out ...  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Sam Raimi
CAST:  Scott Spiegel  •  Sam Raimi  •  Ted Raimi  •  Bruce Campbell

Clockwork (1978)

A very wealthy, but lonely woman is stalked in her home by a violent serial killer.  (more)

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DIRECTION:  Sam Raimi
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3 Geezers! (2013) RT Audience 22%

DVD release: Aug 2013

Follow actor J Kimball as he researches what it's like to be old for a role in an upcoming movie. When he meets the residents at The Coconuts convalescent home, he quickly ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Michelle Schumacher
CAST:  J.K. Simmons  •  Tim Allen  •  Scott Caan  •  Basil Hoffman