Five college students--Ashley “Ash” Williams (Bruce Campbell); his girlfriend, Linda (Betsy Baker); Ash’s sister, Cheryl (Ellen Sandweiss); Scotty (Richard DeManincor); and Scotty’s girlfriend, Shelly (Theresa Tilly)--rent a rundown, isolated cabin in the Tennessee mountains for the weekend. As they browse through the cottage’s cellar, they discover a book entitled the Naturom Demonto, an ancient Sumerian text of Candarian resurrection incantations, and a recording of the text’s passages. By playing the reel, unseen demonic presences are awakened which begin to possess the individuals within the cabin one-by-one.
A group of people are trapped in a West Berlin movie theater infested with ravenous demons who proceed to kill and possess the humans one-by-one, thereby multiplying their numbers.
Scientists create a resonator to stimulate the pineal gland (sixth sense), and open up a door to a parallel (and hostile) universe. Based on a story by H. P. Lovecraft.
In medieval Europe, crusading knights massacre a village full of suspected devil worshipers and build a large Gothic church above the cursed remains. It is now present day, and this elaborate cathedral still stands. But when its sealed crypt is accidentally reopened, a group of people trapped inside the church become possessed by the fury of the damned! Can the blood of the innocent survive this unholy communion, or will the ultimate demonic evil be unleashed upon the world?!