|Rating: 6.0/10 (98,171 votes)
Director: Kimberly Peirce
Writer: Lawrence D. Cohen (screenplay), Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa (screenplay), Stephen King (novel)
Stars: Julianne Moore, Chloë Grace Moretz, Gabriella Wilde, Portia Doubleday
Runtime: 100 min
Genre: Drama, Horror
Released: 18 Oct 2013
|Plot: A reimagining of the classic horror tale about Carrie White, a shy girl outcast by her peers and sheltered by her deeply religious mother, who unleashes telekinetic terror on her small town after being pushed too far at her senior prom.|
Alone in her home, Margaret White (Julianne Moore) gives birth to a baby girl. She at first intends to kill the infant, but changes her mind. As a teenager, her daughter Carrie (Chloë Grace Moretz), is a shy and isolated student at Ewen High School in Maine.
While showering after gym class at school, Carrie abnormally experiences her first menstrual period. She naively thinks she is bleeding to death. A sadistic group of teenage girls humiliate her by throwing tampons and pads on her and the leader of the group, Chris Hargensen (Portia Doubleday) records the events on her smartphone and uploads the video onto YouTube.