“From Goopy to Groovy: How Sam Raimi Approaches Horror Comedy”
Film School Rejects has a groovy video essay by Patrick Willems about Sam Raimi and horror comedies. “Raimi’s ‘funhouse gauntlet’ approach to horror comedy ultimately relies on a varied bag of tricks, from exaggeration and escalation to seeing how much slapstick punishment Evil Dead star Bruce Campbell is able to take. All that said, let’s strap in, rev those chainsaws, and hit play.” Watch here.
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