October 25, 2013 2:00 PM

The Big Screen: ‘Carrie’ doesn’t replace original

A remake of Brian de Palma’s classic “Carrie,” which doubles as a campy teenage horror nightmare and a sturdy examination of solitude and torment, was just as terrifying of a proposal as the original film itself. I assumed that with the utter failure of Gus Van Sant’s shot for shot remake of “Psycho” that the canons were off limits. Note: I will cut anyone that touches “Rosemary’s Baby.”

Related content



Editor's Choice Videos