Director: KIMBERLY PEIRCE
Screenplay: ROBERTO AGUIRRE-SACASA
Starring: CHLOE GRACE MORETZ, JULIANNE MOORE, JUDY GREER, PORTIA DOUBLEDAY, GABRIELLA WILDE, ANSEL ELGORT
Release Date: OCTOBER 18TH (US), NOVEMBER 29TH (UK)
TV SPOT "GIFT":
The quiet suburb of Chamberlain, Maine, is home to the deeply religious and conservative Margaret White (Moore) and her daughter, Carrie (Moretz). Carrie is a sweet but meek outcast whom Margaret has sheltered from society. Gym teacher Miss Desjardin (Greer) tries in vain to protect Carrie from local mean girls led by the popular and haughty Chris Hargenson (Portia Doubleday, Youth in Revolt), but only Chris’ best friend, Sue Snell (Gabriella Wilde, The Three Musketeers), regrets their actions. In an effort to make amends, Sue asks her boyfriend, high school heartthrob Tommy Ross (newcomer Ansel Elgort), to take Carrie to prom. Pushed to the limit by her peers at the dance, Carrie unleashes telekinetic havoc. Brian De Palma’s 1976 film version of CARRIE earned Oscar nominations for stars Sissy Spacek and Piper Laurie.
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