How to watch Evil Dead Rise – is it streaming?
Here’s how to watch Evil Dead Rise, the terrifying new chapter of the horror franchise, and if it’s available on streaming or digital.
One of the great horror franchises kicked off in 1981 with The Evil Dead, a collaboration between director Sam Raimi, producer Rob Tapert, and actor Bruce Campbell.
For more than 40 years, they’ve shepherded the series, via sequels and remakes like Evil Dead II, Army of Darkness, and Evil Dead. Through TV show Ash vs the Evil Dead. And via comics, toys, video games, and the like.
Now, Evil Dead is back thanks to a fifth film that also serves as something of a reboot. So here’s everything you need to know about how to watch Evil Dead Rise and if it’s on streaming.
When is Evil Dead Rise streaming?
Evil Dead Rise will be available to buy digitally from May 9.
As per Bloody Disgusting, it will “be available for early Premium Digital Ownership at home for $24.99 and for 48-hour rental via PVOD for $19.99 SRP on participating digital platforms where you purchase movies, including Amazon Prime Video, AppleTV, Google Play, Vudu.”
It will also be available to purchase on 4K UHD Combo Pack, Blu-ray, and DVD from June 27.
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There’s no streaming release date for Evil Dead Rises right now. It was released by Warned Bros. in the US, so will likely hit HBO Max when it streams. Though by that time the service will be called Max.
There’s no word yet if deals have been done with the likes of Netflix or Prime Video for international territories, but we’ll update this article when we have more news about the film’s streaming plans.
What’s Evil Dead Rise about?
Written and directed by Irish filmmaker Lee Cronin, you can read our review of Evil Dead Rise here. Or check out the official synopsis below…
“A new group of young people uncover the Necronomicon, inadvertently unleashing the mother of all evil. Moving the action out of the woods and into the city, Evil Dead Rise tells the twisted tale of two estranged sisters whose reunion is cut short by the rise of flesh-possessing demons, thrusting them into a primal battle for survival as they face the most nightmarish version of family imaginable.”
Evil Dead Rise is in cinemas now. For more on the movie, check out the following features…
Evil Dead Rise review | Runtime explained | Is the movie based on a true story? | Ranking the Evil Dead movies | Bruce Campbell cameo | Is Evil Dead Rise streaming? | Ending explained | Post-credit details | Evil Dead sequel plans