"Samuel M "Sam" Raimi" is an American film director, producer, writer and actor, famous for directing the cult horror comedy The Evil Dead (franchise)/Evil Dead series, the superhero film Darkman, and the original Spider-Man trilogy/Spider-Man trilogy (2002-2007); his most recent work is 2013's fantasy film Oz the Great and Powerful. Raimi has produced several successful television series and is the founder of Renaissance Pictures. Recently, he worked as the producer of The Possession, and the Evil Dead (2013 film)/2013 remake of Evil Dead. He is currently working on a film adaption of the critically acclaimed video game The Last of Us.
He is the older brother of actor Ted Raimi and the younger brother of screenwriter Ivan Raimi.If you enjoy these quotes, be sure to check out other famous directors! More Sam Raimi on Wikipedia.
It seemed like in the States, you could make a cheap movie if it was a horror movie, and it could look crumby without production value and still be effective for a sale, the audience would still be frightened by it and they wouldn't react badly to its cheap quality. So that's why we made a horror movie.Sam Raimi
[Beginning at 2 p.m., fans were treated to a horror-film convention, including collectibles for sale and special guests signing autographs. At night, however, the Flashback Weekend truly came to new life with a dusk-to-dawn film festival, including Wes Craven's] The Last House on the Left ... Evil Dead II.Sam Raimi