Carrie Release Date
October 18, 2013
Carrie SynopsisA reimagining of the classic horror tale about Carrie White (Chloë Grace Moretz), a shy girl outcast by her peers and sheltered by her deeply religious mother (Julianne Moore), who unleashes telekinetic terror on her small town after being pushed too far at her senior prom.
Based on the best-selling novel by Stephen King, Carrie is directed by Kimberly Peirce with a screenplay by Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa.
Starring: Chloë Grace Moretz, Judy Greer, Portia Doubleday, Alex Russell, Gabriella Wilde, Ansel Elgort and Julianne Moore
Written by: Lawrence D. Cohen and Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa
Directed by: Kimberly Peirce
Produced by: Kevin Misher
MPAA Rating: [ R ]
Distributor: Sony / Screen Gems
Release Date: October 18, 2013
External Info: Carrie Official Website
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