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Bruce Campbell Answers Questions from Fans on Reddit

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The man, the myth, the legend Bruce Campbell answered questions yesterday on Reddit during a hilarious day-long AMA or “Ask Me Anything” session with fans. Here’s a sample:

[–]All_Your_Base 416 points 23 hours ago

1. What’s your favorite zombie movie?
2. Can I put you on my speed dial in prep for the next zombie invasion?
3. How hot is Gabrielle Anwar in person?
4. What is your favorite scene from Burn Notice?
5. What is your favorite quote from Army of Darkness?

[–]ImBruceCampbell [S] 773 points 21 hours ago

1. I don’t like Zombies.
2. No.
3. You think I’m gonna tell you?
4. The one we haven’t filmed yet.
5. “Stop with the stupid questions”

[–]ImBruceCampbell [S] 730 points 1 day ago
NEWSFLASH: We are remaking Evil Dead. The script is awesome. I will be one of the producers and possibly play the milk man.

Read the rest of the AMA here.

New Evil Dead iPad and iPhone Game Launching Soon

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Looks like yet another Evil Dead iPad and iPhone game is coming soon. This one looks like it will be a shooter. The game is developed by Trigger Apps. Here’s part of the press release:

The deal between Sam Raimi and Rob Tapert’s Ghost House and Trigger Apps marks one of the early attempts at giving fans of a classic movie something fresh in the digital age, while also providing a chance to make additional revenue off it.

NEW YORK — Sam Raimi and Rob Tapert’s Evil Dead is getting a new life in the form of an iPhone and iPad game that will bring the gore and campy humor of the cult classic film into the digital age.

Ghost House Pictures has partnered with Trigger Apps, part of digital marketing firm Trigger, to launch a paid iPhone and iPad game app for the film from the production label’s co-founders. It is one of the early attempts at keeping fans in touch with and making additional revenue off classic movies, which some predict will become a growing business. It also can help classics find new fans.

“This is the first time we’ve taken an older franchise and re-created it,” said Jason Yim, president of Trigger. “A lot of filmmakers we have talked to are interested in doing something similar.”

Read more here.

Celebrate Ash Wednesday the Bruce Campbell Way

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Eric Eisenberg over at Cinema Blend has an article about celebrating Ash Wednesday the Bruce Campbell Way. In honor of Ash Wednesday he watched the entire Evil Dead trilogy and picked out what he believes to be the 10 greatest and most memorable moments in the Evil Dead franchise. Good read

Ash Wednesday

Army of Darkness Defense iPhone Game Hands-On Preview

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Slide to Play has a GDC hands-on preview and video for the upcoming Army of Darkness Defense game by Backflip Studios for the iPhone.

Army of Darkness, the game, is set during the scene from the movie when Ash and co. are defending the medieval castle against a huge number of undead baddies called Deadites. You’ll control Ash, who you can equip with several different weapons, including, of course, a chainsaw and a shotgun (aka boomstick). Every enemy you massacre drops coins that you can use to summon all kinds of characters from the movie, including knights, mini-Ashes, and the dumpy Oldsmobile.

As you battle through the 50 levels included in the game, you’ll hear Ash deliver a large number of quotes from the movie. (If you haven’t seen the movie, just know that it’s packed end-to-end with memorable one-liners.

Army of Darkness iPhone