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: May 29, 2009
DVD 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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Glenn Kenny

At what point does gleeful cynicism become so gleeful that it ceases to function as cynicism at all, and mutates into a blatant formalist trope of little emotional or intellectual resonance, but plenty of aesthetic...what's the word? Bliss?

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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.

Dana Stevens

Raimi should go slumming more often.

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Candice Frederick
Reel Talk Online

If you're looking for a good contemporary scary movie to watch, avoid this one.

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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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Giovanni Fazio
Japan Times

Drag Me To Hell is great fun in a Haunted Mansion kind of way, a spook-house designed to make you jump with fright and squirm with tension.

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Flixster Audience Score: 62% 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
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[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