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Sissy Spacek, Piper Laurie, Amy Irving, William Katt View All


Brian De Palma (Director), Lawrence D. Cohen (Screenplay) View All

Released: Nov. 3rd, 1976
Runtime: 1 hour, 38 minutes
Carrie may be ostracized, but the shy teen has the ability to move objects with her mind. So when the high school "in crowd" torments her with a sick joke at the prom, she lashes out with devastating -- and deadly -- power.
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It starts off well, and appears to be an interesting and unusual horror film - by virtue of not really being one in the traditional sense - but soon loses its way for the middle third until a solid ending rounds things off.
She's a timid 17-year-old schoolgirl who lives with her extremely religious and crazy mother.