There are very few filmmakers who know how to bring the fun out like Sam Raimi. He can do horror, comedy, or heroes, and pretty much anything he touches has that auteur swing. Raimi is a great writer, and you can feel his voice and see his visuals on the page. 

His career has spanned several decades, touching on so many different genres and really important changes in Hollywood, like the rise of superhero movies. 

There's so much you can learn from reading Raimi's screenplays, so check them out below and let them inspire you. 

Read and Download Sam Raimi Screenplays 

  • Book of the Dead, an early draft of Evil Dead (1979) - Screenplay by Sam Raimi
  • Evil Dead II (1986) - Screenplay by Sam Raimi and Scott Spiegel
  • Darkman (1989) - Screenplay by Sam Raimi, Ivan Raimi, Joshua, and Daniel Gordan, and Chuck Pfarrer
  • Army of Darkness(1991) - Screenplay by Sam Raimi and Ivan Raimi
  • The Hudsucker Proxy(1992) - Screenplay by Joel and Ethan Coen and Sam Raimi
  • Drag Me to Hell(2009) - Screenplay by Sam Raimi and Ivan Raimi
  • Ash vs. Evil Dead(2015) - Written by Sam Raimi, Ivan Raimi, and Tom Spezialy

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