Discover Iconic Filming Locations From Evil Dead Rise

By NEHA 

A 2023 American supernatural horror film "Evil Dead Rise" is written and directed by Lee Cronin and is the fifth installment of the Evil Dead film series.

The film stars Lily Sullivan and Alyssa Sutherland as Beth and Ellie respectively along with Morgan Davies, Gabrielle Echols, and Nell Fisher in supporting roles.

Evil Dead Rise was released at South by Southwest (SXSW) on March 15, 2023, and in the United States on April 21, by Warner Bros. Pictures.

The film follows a twisted tale of two estranged sisters Beth and Ellie and an ancient and mysterious book deep in Ellie’s building, unleashing some flesh-possessing demons.

The filming of the film 'Evil Dead Rise' took place entirely in New Zealand particularly in and around Auckland and the filming started on 6 June 2021 and wrapped up on 27 October 2021.

Dave Garbett served as cinematographer. Cronin shared that over 6,500 liters of fake blood and was more heavily on practical effects.

Auckland is a large city in the North Island of New Zealand and the most populous urban area in the country and used as the primary filming location for the film.

The cast and crew of the film ‘Evil Dead Rise also utilized the facilities of one of the film studios in and around Auckland for filming a few scenes.

In the backdrop, you can spot the twin towers of the National Bank Centre, Albert Park, Myers Park, Western Park, Auckland Domain, and Victoria Park.