Sam Raimi's unconventional superhero returns in DARKMAN III: DIE DARKMAN DIE. Like its predecessor, DARKMAN II: THE RETURN OF DURANT, this eager-to-please sequel manages to evoke some of the thrills that Raimi so deftly delivered with the original DARKMAN.
As in Raimi's EVIL DEAD films, DARKMAN III begins with a pre-credit sequence summarizing Dr. Peyton Westlake/Darkman's story thus far. Grotesquely burned and superhumanly strong, Westlake (Arnold Vosloos) works in his underground lab, trying to perfect the liquid skin that allows him to look
normal. Frustratingly, the skin only lasts 99 minutes before dissolving.
Westlake thwarts a drug deal set up by the ...