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The Evil Dead

Need to watch 'The Evil Dead' on your TV or mobile device at home? Hunting down a streaming service to buy, rent, download, or view the Sam Raimi-directed movie via subscription can be a huge pain, so we here at Moviefone want to do the work for you.

Read on for a listing of streaming and cable services - including rental, purchase, and subscription options - along with the availability of 'The Evil Dead' on each platform. Now, before we get into the fundamentals of how you can watch 'The Evil Dead' right now, here are some specifics about the Renaissance Pictures horror flick.

Released 1981, 'The Evil Dead' stars Bruce Campbell, Ellen Sandweiss, Betsy Baker, Richard DeManincor The NC-17 movie has a runtime of about 1 hr 25 min, and received a score of 71 (out of 100) on Metacritic, which compiled reviews from 11 experienced critics.

You probably already know what the movie's about, but just in case... Here's the plot: "Ashley "Ash" Williams (Bruce Campbell), his girlfriend and three pals hike into the woods to a cabin for a fun night away. There they find an old book, the Necronomicon, whose text reawakens the dead when it's read aloud. The friends inadvertently release a flood of evil and must fight for their lives or become one of the evil dead. Ash watches his friends become possessed, and must make a difficult decision before daybreak to save his own life in this, the first of Sam Raimi's trilogy."

'The Evil Dead' is currently available to rent, purchase, or stream via subscription on VUDU, iTunes Store, Amazon.com, YouTube, and XFINITY .

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