After Hours Presents: Carrie (1976)

After Hours Presents: Carrie

October 20, 11:00 PM

As with all Bijou After Hours programming, Students with a University of Iowa I.D. get in FOR FREE! $6.50 for the general public.

Come out to FilmScene on Saturday, October 20th at 11 PM to see a screening of the 1976 release of Carrie! Directed by Brian De Palma and Sissy Spacek as the title character, this should be a great film to experience in a theater! We will be holding a raffle before the film and giving out various prizes such as t-shirts, posters, FilmScene merch, other free items, and much more! Grab a friend and come see a great film!

In this chilling adaptation of Stephen King's horror novel, withdrawn and sensitive teen Carrie White (Sissy Spacek) faces taunting from classmates at school and abuse from her fanatically pious mother (Piper Laurie) at home. When strange occurrences start happening around Carrie, she begins to suspect that she has supernatural powers. Invited to the prom by the empathetic Tommy Ross (William Katt), Carrie tries to let her guard down, but things eventually take a dark and violent turn.

"Brian De Palma's Carrie is an absolutely spellbinding horror movie... It's also (and this is what makes it so good) an observant human portrait." - Roger Ebert, Chicago Sun-Times

"More superpowers from Brian De Palma, this time in high school, in a screen version of a Stephen King novel that's become a horror classic." - Joe Morgenstern, Wall Street Journal

  • Director: Brian De Palma
  • Runtime: 98 (1 Hr. 38) min.
  • Rating: R


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