[United States] : MGM Home Entertainment, c2001.
Special ed.; widescreen version.
1 videodisc (98 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD, Dolby Digital 5.1 surround and mono.
Includes English, dubbed French, and dubbed Spanish language soundtracks, with optional subtitles in French or Spanish.
Sissy Spacek, John Travolta, Piper Laurie.
Producers, Brian De Palma, Paul Monash ; writer, Lawrence D. Cohen ; director, Brian De Palma ; cinematography, Mario Tosi ; editor, Paul Hirsch ; original music, Pino Donaggio.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1976.
Based on the novel by Stephen King.
MPAA rating: R.
Carrie White is a shy young girl who doesn't make friends easily. After her classmates taunt her about her horrified reaction to her totally unexpected first period one of them takes pity on her and gets Tommy Ross, her boyfriend and class hunk, to invite Carrie to the senior prom. Meanwhile another girl who has been banned from the prom for her continued aggressive behaviour is not as forgiving and plans a trick to embarrass Carrie in front of the whole school.
Special features: 45-minute "Acting Carrie" documentary; 45-minute "Visualizing Carrie" documentary; "Carrie: the musical" featurette with Betty Buckley and L.D. Cohen; Stephen King and the writing of Carrie; animated photo gallery; original theatrical trailer and more.
MW, 8-07; 10-13(rpl)
1002332 MGM Home Entertainment