"Was proud of scoring a NC17 when submitted! But we had to cut stuff out to get an R and get the film into theaters," he told fans via his Twitter account. Of course, he had to make cuts to get an "R." That's inevitable. Evil Dead is, after all, a studio picture.
Naturally, expect news items later in the year about a "unrated director's cut" that will ultimately land on DVD and Blu-ray.
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