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Drag Me to Hell

80% Like of 5 Total Votes
Release Date: May 29, 2009
Starring Ted Raimi, Justin Long, Alexis Cruz, Octavia Spencer
Directed by Sam Raimi
5 votes, 4 / 5 avg. rating (80% score) Director Sam Raimi (Spider-Man trilogy, Evil Dead series) returns to the horror genre with 'Drag Me To Hell,' an original tale of a young woman's desperate quest to break an evil curse.

Christine Brown (Alison Lohman) is an ambitious L.A. loan officer with a charming boyfriend, professor Clay Dalton (Justin Long). Life is good until the mysterious Mrs. Ganush (Lorna Raver) arrives at the bank to beg for an extension on her home loan. Should Christine follow her instincts and give the old woman a break? Or should she deny the extension to impress her boss, Mr. Jacks (David Paymer), and get a leg-up on a promotion? Christine fatefully chooses the latter, shaming Mrs. Ganush and dispossessing her of her home.

In retaliation, the old woman places the powerful curse of the Lamia on Christine, transforming her life into a living hell. Haunted by an evil spirit and misunderstood by a skeptical boyfriend, she seeks the aid of seer Rham Jas (Dileep Rao) to save her soul from eternal damnation. To help the shattered Christine return her life to normal, the psychic sets her on a frantic course to reverse the spell. As evil forces close in, Christine must face the unthinkable: how far will she go to break free of the curse?

Synopsis:

A loan officer who evicts an old woman from her home finds herself the recipient of a supernatural curse. Desperate, she turns to a seer to try and save her soul, while evil forces work to push her to a breaking point.
Cast Ted Raimi, Justin Long, Alexis Cruz, Octavia Spencer, Alison Lohman, Reggie Lee, Kevin Foster, Fernanda Romero, Dileep Rao, David Paymer, Bill E. Rogers, Adriana Barraza, Cherie Franklin, Emma Raimi, Ruth Livier, Lorna Raver, Bojana Novakovic, Christopher Young, Joanne Baron, Bonnie Aarons, Chelcie Ross, Olga Babtchinskaia, Alex Veadov, Molly Cheek, Michael Peter Bolus, Shiloh Selassie, Flor de Maria Chahua, Ricardo Molina, Ali Dean, Meyoung Laman
Directors Sam Raimi
Genres Horror
Year 2009
Runtime 99
MPAA Rating PG-13
Awards 6
Nominations 15
Writers Sam Raimi, Ivan Raimi
Producers Grant Curtis, Joseph Drake, Nathan Kahane, Ivan Raimi, Cristen Carr Strubbe, Robert G. Tapert, Joshua Donen, Sam Raimi
Musicians Christopher Young
Cinematographers Peter Deming
Editors Bob Murawski

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