The best Sam Raimi’s movies

Sam Raimi

Sam Raimi

23/10/1959 (62 años)
Samuel M. Raimi (born October 23, 1959) is an American film director, producer, screenwriter and actor primarily known for creating the cult horror Evil Dead series, and directing the Spider-Man trilogy (2002–2007). He also directed the 1990 superhero film Darkman, the 1998 neo-noir crime-thriller A Simple Plan, the 2000 supernatural thriller film The Gift, the 2009 supernatural horror film Drag Me to Hell, and the 2013 Disney fantasy film Oz the Great and Powerful. Raimi has also produced several successful television series, including Hercules: The Legendary Journeys and its spin-off Xena: Warrior Princess. He founded the production company Renaissance Pictures in 1979. His movie Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness is scheduled for a release on March 25, 2022.
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Drag Me to Hell

Drag Me to Hell
6.6/10
  • Genre: HorrorThriller
  • Release: 15/03/2009
  • Character: Ghost at Seance (uncredited)
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 convinced she's been cursed by a Gypsy, but her boyfriend is skeptical. Her only hope seems to lie in a psychic who claims he can help her lift the curse and keep her soul from being dragged straight to hell.

The Jungle Book

The Jungle Book
7.4/10
A man-cub named Mowgli fostered by wolves. After a threat from the tiger Shere Khan, Mowgli is forced to flee the jungle, by which he embarks on a journey of self discovery with the help of the panther, Bagheera and the free-spirited bear, Baloo.

The Flintstones

The Flintstones
4.9/10
Modern Stone Age family the Flintstones hit the big screen in this live-action version of the classic cartoon. Fred helps Barney adopt a child. Barney sees an opportunity to repay him when Slate Mining tests its employees to find a new executive. But no good deed goes unpunished.

The Evil Dead

The Evil Dead
7.4/10
  • Genre: Horror
  • Release: 10/09/1981
  • Character: Hitchhiking Fisherman / Evil Force (uncredited)
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 from the surrounding forest.

Spider-Man 2: Making the Amazing

Spider-Man 2: Making the Amazing
6.8/10
  • Genre: Documentary
  • Release: 30/11/2004
  • Character: Himself
A comprehensive 12-part documentary on the making of "Spider-Man 2," covering everything from pre-production to premiere.

Evil Dead II

Evil Dead II
7.7/10
  • Genre: ComedyFantasyHorror
  • Release: 13/03/1987
  • Character: Medieval Soldier / Possessed Rocking Chair (uncredited)
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.

Army of Darkness

Army of Darkness
7.4/10
  • Genre: ComedyFantasyHorror
  • Release: 31/10/1992
  • Character: Knight in Sweatshirt and Sneakers (uncredited)
Ash is transported back to medieval days, where he is captured by the dreaded Lord Arthur. Aided by the deadly chainsaw that has become his only friend, Ash is sent on a perilous mission to recover the Book of the Dead, a powerful tome that gives its owner the power to summon an army of ghouls.

Maniac Cop 2

Maniac Cop 2
5.9/10
A supernatural, maniac killer cop teams up with a Times Square serial killer.

Spies Like Us

Spies Like Us
6.4/10
Two bumbling government employees think they are U.S. spies, only to discover that they are actually decoys for nuclear war.

Miller's Crossing

Miller's Crossing
7.7/10
Set in 1929, a political boss and his advisor have a parting of the ways when they both fall for the same woman.

Maniac Cop

Maniac Cop
6/10
In New York, people are slain and strangled to death brutally on the open street. All witnesses agree that the murderer was in a cop's uniform. Soon the police search and find a suspect in its own ranks: Jack Forrest, suspected of murdering his own wife and the rest of the unfortunate individuals to die by the Maniac Cop’s reign of terror. To prove his innocence, he investigates the case with his partner, Theresa Mallory.

The Hudsucker Proxy

The Hudsucker Proxy
7.2/10
  • Genre: ComedyDrama
  • Release: 11/03/1994
  • Character: Hudsucker Brainstormer
A naive business graduate is installed as president of a manufacturing company as part of a stock scam.

Intruder

Intruder
6.1/10
The overnight stock crew of a local supermarket find themselves being stalked and slashed by a mysterious maniac.

Innocent Blood

Innocent Blood
6.2/10
A beautiful vampire turns a crime lord into a creature of the night.

Body Bags

Body Bags
6.1/10
Three tales, each more terrifying than the last. . . . A woman who is stalked by an axe-weilding maniac . . . a man who pays the ultimate price for a beautiful head of hair . . . and a vision of life—seen through the eyes of a killer.

Indian Summer

Indian Summer
6.5/10
  • Genre: ComedyDrama
  • Release: 23/04/1993
  • Character: Stick Coder
A group of childhood friends, now in their thirties, reunite at Camp Tamakwa. Only a few of the original campers show up, but they still have a good time reminiscing. The people share experiences and grow while at the camp. They are dismayed to discover that the camp's owner, Unca Lou, is going to close the camp down.

3 Geezers!

3 Geezers!
3.3/10
  • Genre: Comedy
  • Release: 22/05/2013
  • Character: Director
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 discovers that his perceptions of the elderly may be off from today's reality. After being on the wrong end of some pranks, J enlists the help of his Hollywood friends to turn the tides. Mayhem ensues.

Galaxis

Galaxis
3.4/10
Legend says that the sacred crystal is the source for all life and was created at the beginning of time. Kyla has sought the crystal to use its powers for himself and he takes the crystal after smashing the defenders on the Planet Sintaria. But there is another identical crystal on Earth and Ladera heads there to get it before the evil Kyla. She finds that Jed has taken the crystal from is hiding place, but Victor and his inexhaustible hit men want it for money they gave to Jed. Ladera easily handles the weak earthlings and saves Jed, but Kyla is also after the crystal. Jed and Ladera must find the crystal before Kyla, the clueless cops or the dimwitted villains.

The Gore the Merrier: The Making of Evil Dead II

The Gore the Merrier: The Making of Evil Dead II
7.8/10
  • Genre: Documentary
  • Release: 29/08/2000
  • Character: Himself
This documentary provides film fans with an in-depth, behind-the-scenes look at the making of the horror comedy about a man who must lead a medieval army to victory against a horde of undead in order to return to his own time. Includes interviews with star Bruce Cambell, director Sam Raimi and other members of the cast and crew, who discuss what it was like to be a part of the making of this cult classic.

Flying Saucers Over Hollywood: The 'Plan 9' Companion

Flying Saucers Over Hollywood: The 'Plan 9' Companion
7.3/10
  • Genre: Documentary
  • Release: 01/01/1992
  • Character: Himself
A documentary detailing the making of the cult favorite movie "Plan 9 From Outer Space," and interviews with cast members and prominent filmmakers about the film and its creator, Edward D. Wood Jr.

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