Best Movies of Sam Raimi

Spider-Man 2 (2004)

Aggregate Rating: 217 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 83 | Earnings: $373.38M

Peter Parker is beset with troubles in his failing personal life as he battles a brilliant scientist named Doctor Otto Octavius.


Spider-Man (2002)

Aggregate Rating: 195 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 73 | Earnings: $403.71M

When bitten by a genetically modified spider, a nerdy, shy, and awkward high school student gains spider-like abilities that he eventually must use to fight evil as a superhero after tragedy befalls his family.


Spider-Man 3 (2007)

Aggregate Rating: 182 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 59 | Earnings: $336.53M

A strange black entity from another world bonds with Peter Parker and causes inner turmoil as he contends with new villains, temptations, and revenge.


Evil Dead II (1987)

Aggregate Rating: 170 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 69 | Earnings: $5.92M

The lone survivor of an onslaught of flesh-possessing spirits holes up in a cabin with a group of strangers while the demons continue their attack.


The Evil Dead (1981)

Aggregate Rating: 166 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 70 | Earnings: null

Five friends travel to a cabin in the woods, where they unknowingly release flesh-possessing demons.


Drag Me to Hell (2009)

Aggregate Rating: 166 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 83 | Earnings: $42.06M

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.


A Simple Plan (1998)

Aggregate Rating: 163 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 82 | Earnings: $16.31M

When three blue collar acquaintances come across millions of dollars in lost cash they make a plan to keep their find from the authorities but find complications and mistrust weaving its way into their plan.


Army of Darkness (1992)

Aggregate Rating: 152 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 57 | Earnings: $11.50M

A man is accidentally transported to 1300 A.D., where he must battle an army of the dead and retrieve the Necronomicon so he can return home.


Darkman (1990)

Aggregate Rating: 135 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 65 | Earnings: $33.88M

A brilliant scientist left for dead returns to exact revenge on the people who burned him alive.


The Gift (2000)

Aggregate Rating: 134 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 62 | Earnings: $11.99M

A woman with extrasensory perception is asked to help find a young woman who has disappeared.


Oz the Great and Powerful (2013)

Aggregate Rating: 128 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 44 | Earnings: $234.90M

A frustrated circus magician from Kansas is transported to a magical land called Oz, where he will have to fulfill a prophecy to become the king, and release the land from the Wicked Witches using his great (but fake) powers.


The Quick and the Dead (1995)

Aggregate Rating: 119 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 49 | Earnings: $18.64M

A female gunfighter returns to a frontier town where a dueling tournament is being held, which she enters in an effort to avenge her father's death.


For Love of the Game (1999)

Aggregate Rating: 110 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 43 | Earnings: $35.17M

A washed up pitcher flashes through his career.


Crimewave (1985)

Aggregate Rating: 93 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 34 | Earnings: null

A pair of whacked-out cartoon-like exterminator/hitmen kill the owner of a burglar-alarm company, and stalk the partner who hired them, his wife, and a nerd framed for the murder, who tells the story in flashback from the electric chair.


It's Murder! (1977)

Aggregate Rating: 68 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null