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Carrie

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Overall 9
8.5
Actors overall 9
8.5
Audio 10
9.7
Extras 9
8.8

Carrie (2013) (Blu-ray)

DVD Verdict
20 January 2014
  • Summary: Judge Gordon Sullivan doesn't have telekinesis. He doesn't even have telephone yet.
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Overall 7
7.0

Carrie (2013)

High-Def Digest
15 January 2014
  • Conclusion: I understand how painful it can be to see one of your favorite films remade, but it's worth noting that if you love something very much, no matter how good the remake is, it will never compare to the real thing. For those who know Brian De Palma's 'Carrie,' Kimberly Peirce's 'Carrie' will never live up to it – but that doesn't mean that it can't be an equal in the eyes of those who are either too young or cinematically inexperienced to know De Palma's.
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Overall 7
7.0
Movie overall 6
6.0
Extras 6
6.0

Carrie Blu-ray Review

blu-ray.com
12 January 2014
  • Conclusion: Obvious care and craftsmanship went into the new Carrie , but I suspect that anyone familiar with the original will watch it ticking off the similarities and differences between it and De Palma's version rather than being drawn into the world of the film. Viewers new to the story may be entertained, but I suspect they may wonder what all the fuss was about.
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Overall 8
8.0

Carrie

Slant Magazine
23 November 2012
  • Excerpt: Near the climax of Kimberly Peirce's remake of Carrie , Margaret White (Julianne Moore), the wrathful and penitent mother of the titular telekinetic outcast, rationalizes her unthinkable actions by explaining that the devil can be killed, but will always come back for more, "so you've got to keep killing him again and again.
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Overall 7
7.0

Carrie

ComingSoon
31 October 2012
  • Excerpt: In fact, there's only a little exploitation in this newest adaptation of Stephen King's first novel which otherwise hews close enough to the book to absorb the best elements of its tragedy, but like Carrie (Moretz) herself, it flails about and ultimately fails in developing its own personality.
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Overall 7
7.0
Audio 7
7.0

Carrie

BluRay Authority
28 January 2012
  • Excerpt: Carrie White (Sissy Spacek) is a young woman with little joy in her life, at home or in school. At home, her overbearing mother punishes her for everything, as well as berates her with verbal tirades, often for no good reason. She is abused all the time, sometimes beaten by her mother, sometimes locked inside a closet, never loved or cared for, to say the least.
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Overall 8
8.4
Production 6
6.0
Actors overall 10
10
Music 10
10

Carrie (Blu-ray)

discshop.se
8 April 2014
  • Excerpt: Carrie lider av en hemsk historisk historia och det är Carrie från forntiden, nästan 40 år tillbaka i tiden. Och den filmen anses vara en klassiker - en som gjorde Stephen King till ett hushållsnamn, gav Brian de Palma tillgång till långa smörgåsbordet och gjorde Sissy Spacek till en ikon för sin tid och en skådespelerska som nominerats ett halvdussin gånger till Oscar och vunnit en av dem.
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Overall 7
7.0

Carrie

Horror
13 October 2013
  • Excerpt: Carrie White (Sissy Spacek) is het buitenbeentje van de school. Wanneer ze tijdens het douchen na de gym ontdekt dat ze ongesteld is raakt ze in paniek. Onder leiding van Chris (Nancy Allen) drijven de andere meiden de spot met haar. Wanneer ze van mevrouw Collins (Betty Buckley) na moeten blijven zweert Chris om wraak te nemen.
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Overall 7
7.0

Carrie

Horror
30 July 2004
  • Excerpt: Een zeer goede film, niet zo zeer op het gebied van horror, maar het is meer de verhaallijn die de film zo goed maakt. Het horrorgehalte is niet zeer hoog en er is vrijwel geen spanning, maar het is meer schokkend wat er gebeurt, omdat je als je het verhaal niet kent totaal niet verwacht wat er gaat gebeuren. En als het dan toch gebeurt dan overvalt het je en dat maakt het toch wel een beetje eng.
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