Carrie Reviews, Interviews & More

DVD and Blu-ray PIcks for January 14 - 20

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This week offers a number of great catalog titles, and some interesting films from last year -- some cult titles, others Oscar bait -- but there’s something for everyone this week.  

Box Office Predictions: Crazy 'Carrie' Challenges 'Gravity

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This weekend should test the staying (and grossing) power of Gravity, as it's been on top for two weeks. It seems unlikely that it will be able to defeat Bad Grandpa when that hits theaters next weekend, but this weekend, with Carrie, Escape Plan and The Fifth...

New 'Carrie' Photos Reveal More Of The Upcoming Film

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There's a certain amount of hesitation fans of the Stephen King novel and the Brian De Palma film have over the upcoming Carrie remake, though they really shouldn't fear. At least from the ads we've seen so far, it won't be derailing too far from the original source material. It's just all a matter of whether or not folks will have an open enough...

'Carrie' Featurette: Chloe Grace Moretz Gets Laughed at (Bad Idea)

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Though we are no longer at the peak horror remake fever that we were at a couple years ago, they're still remaking the horror classics, and the latest is Carrie, from director Kimberly Peirce, and starring Chloe Grace Moretz and Julianne Moore. From everything they're showing us, it's going to be a very faithful adaptation.

'Carrie' Remake Trailer: Nearly Every Single Thing From The Original Film,...

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Well, the trailer for Kimberly Peirce’s remake of Carrie is finally here, and it manages to squeeze in literally every single plot point one can remember from the original film.  The trailer seems to be operating on the assumption that everyone has seen and remembers the Brian De Palma original adaptation of Stephen King’s novel, making it ok to...

'Carrie' Remake Gets New Poster, Is Bumped From March To October

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For those of you just dying to catch another remake of a 1970s horror film, you’re year just got a little longer, as Kimberly Peirce’s (Boys Don’t Cry) remake of Brian De Palma’s Carrie (itself an adaptation of Stephen King’s first novel concerning a telekinetic girl’s doomed attempt at enjoying...

'Carrie' Remake Teaser Trailer: Carrie Burns Down A Town

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Yesterday, we had a sneak peek at the upcoming Carrie remake by way of a bloody teaser poster that borrowed liberally from the Thor ad campaign.  Today, we’ve got a full teaser trailer that pays off on the bloody promise of the poster, in which a blood-soaked Carrie is wreaking havoc on an entire town.   Check it out below.

'Carrie' Remake Gets A Bloody New Poster

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Remaking one of the most iconic horror films of the past 40 years or so is daunting enough—but when you add to that the fact that the film is Carrie, which was directed by one of the great New Hollywood auteurs (Brian De Palma) and based upon a novel by the bestselling horror author, well, ever (Stephen King),  it must be sheer terror (and not the good kind).  But it seems as if...

Julianne Moore To Play Deranged Mother In 'Carrie' Remake

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In the annals of horror movie roles, very few can actually score an actor or actress an Oscar nomination.  There are the occasional exceptions, with one of the most memorable being Piper Laurie’s galvanizingly creepy take on the role of Carrie White’s hyper-religious mom in the original Carrie.  Laurie scored an Oscar nomination for her...

Chloe Moretz Talks About Her Starring Role In 'Carrie' Remake

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Last week it was revealed that the new remake of Stephen King’s Carrie is set to take on a whole new approach, using a “found footage” narrative element, and now young actress Chloe Moretz (Let Me InKick-Ass) has taken a brief moment to talk about her new role in the dark new adaptation of the film.

News Roundup: Jersey Shore, Tangled Ever After, Carrie Remake and More

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We're at the end of the first week of 2012 and already there's news about remakes, TV show premieres, and even a first look into a much anticipated action movie. With 2011 behind us, it's time to catch up on what's ahead. This week, for example, the hit MTV show "Jersey Shore" returned with full force and tons of drama. We've also got the first look at The Bourne...

LA Classic Films: West Side Story, Leopard, Carrie...

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The Aero: Fri 24 at 7.30: The Leopard (1963) Sumptuous decadence, decomposing aristocracy and emotional bankruptcy as only Marxist nobleman Luchino Visconti can conjure. The source novel is a sweeping encompassment of modern Italian history but despite the lavishness of presentation and setting, Burt Lancaster (an...