Drag Me to Hell
Drag Me to Hell (2009)

Evil Dead director Sam Raimi takes the helm for this "spook-a-blast" shocker about an ambitious L.A. loan officer who incurs the wrath of a malevolent gypsy by refusing to grant her an extension on her home loan. Determined to… More

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Rated: PG-13
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Release Date: October 13, 2009
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Critic Score: 92% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: Sam Raimi returns to top form with Drag Me to Hell, a frightening, hilarious, delightfully campy thrill ride.

Richard Roeper
Richard Roeper.com

At times I hated it for pushing my buttons so relentlessly and with such obvious touches, but I can't deny it: I found it entertaining as hell.

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David Fear
Time Out

Raimi's return to Evil Dead territory is proof that, respectability be damned, he can still whip up a slapstick splatterfest -- albeit a PG-13 one -- when the mood strikes.

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Scott Weinberg

A bit gross, a bit silly, and entirely entertaining.

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Joe Morgenstern
Wall Street Journal

O, joy, a horror flick that's smart and funny, as well as cringeworthy for all the right reasons. And up to speed on the mortgage crisis too.

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Dana Stevens

Raimi should go slumming more often.

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Christopher Monfette
IGN Movies

A fun, frightening blend of terrified screams and disgusted, gut-wrench laughter that aims to recapture the genre-bending spirit of Raimi's pre-Spider-Man cult favorites like Evil Dead II.

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Bruce Diones
New Yorker

Playful and relentlessly scary.

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Christy Lemire
Associated Press

The dichotomies director Sam Raimi presents within that familiar genre are what make this such a kick.

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Steve Persall
Tampa Bay Times

Drag Me to Hell is a lark fitting snugly between the Saw flicks and silliness like Shaun of the Dead, making the gasps and laughter feel like something earned through ingenuity. Welcome back, Mr. Raimi. We've been lurking for you.

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Flixster Audience Score: 61% Flixster User Reviews
John Manard
Wasnt sure if this was movie from Jeff Dunham or a movie about me having to wake up and go to work . . it was worse it was another horror flick that just seemed… More
Directors Cat
[img]http://images.rottentomatoes.com/images/user/icons/icon13.gif[/img] It was made by the director of Spiderman and to be honest I wasn't surprised.… More
Samuel Riley
If I loved films like I do now about 4 years ago, I would've went ballistic when I saw Sam Raimi at Forbidden Planet for this film's release. However,… More
Alex roy
Drag Me To Hell is Sam Raimi's first horror picture since 1992's Army Of Darkness has been hailed by critics as one of the best horror films in recent… More
Chris Weber
This marked somewhat of a return to form for Sam Raimi, and, given that it came out after the conclusion of the immense Spider-Man trilogy, it was a nice breath… More
Graham Jones
A thrilling and hilarious film that will make you jump out of your seat just as many times as it will make you laugh hysterically. I thought Raimi had forgotten… More