- Number of Discs: 2
- Rated: R
- Run Time: 1 hours, 38 minutes
- Video: Color
- Released: December 4, 2007
- Originally Released: 1976
- Label: MGM (Video & DVD)
- Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
- Packaging: Keep Case
- Aspect Ratio: Anamorphic Widescreen - 1.85
- Aspect Ratio: Full Frame - 1.33
- Dolby Digital 5.1 - English
- Dolby Digital Mono - French, Spanish
- Subtitles - French, Spanish - Optional
- Additional Release Material:
- Trailers: Original Theatrical Trailer
- "Acting CARRIE"
- "Visualizing CARRIE"
- "CARRIE the Musical"
- "Stephen King and the Writing of CARRIE"
- Stills/Photos: Animated Photo Gallery
Performers, Cast and Crew:
USA Today - 12/02/1991
"...[The film] may be Brian De Palma's best....It's a definitive revenge piece..."
Sight and Sound - 02/01/2001
"...The opening sequence is an uncanny tour de force..."
Total Film - 01/01/2004
"Brian De Palma's best movie, his virtuoso technique meeting its match in Sissy Spacek's touching performance."
Premiere - 04/01/2004
"[A] masterful mix of horror and adolescent angst..."
Wall Street Journal - 06/03/2011
"[A] horror classic....The extraordinary cast includes John Travolta, Amy Irving, William Katt and Nancy Allen..."
Empire - 03/28/2013
5 stars out of 5 -- "[I]t's all in the sheer directorial bravado. De Palma is at the top of his game."
Carrie, a shy teenager with a fiercely religious and oppressive mother, struggles to come to terms with her emerging sexuality and extraordinary telekinetic powers. Just as she's beginning to enjoy a sudden change in her life, a cruel practical joke drives her to a monstrous act of revenge and destruction.
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- Theatrical Release: November 3, 1976.