If you’re looking for a horror fix this October, then MGM and Screen Gems is going to try and have you covered with Kimberly Peirce’s new adaptation of Stephen King’s classic horror novel Carrie. The story focuses on a bullied and abused teenage girl (played by Chloe Grace Moretz) who discovers she has telekinetic powers. Things do not go well for the people who bullied and abused her.
I’m pleased to announce that we’re giving away five Carrie prize packs to our Atlanta readers. Each prize pack contains tickets to see Carrie and a copy of Stephen King’s book. Hit the jump for more details. Carrie opens October 18th.
To enter for a chance to win, send your name to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please note that if you win, the PR company will need your mailing address to FedEx you your prize. Additionally, the run-of-engagement pass contained in the prize pack admits two people to see Carrie for free at any AMC theatre Monday – Thursday (Excluding holidays).
In case you haven’t seen it, here’s the trailer:
And here’s the official synopsis:
A reimagining of the classic horror tale about Carrie White (Chloë Grace Moretz), a shy girl outcast by her peers and sheltered by her deeply religious mother (Julianne Moore), who unleashes telekinetic terror on her small town after being pushed too far at her senior prom.
Based on the best-selling novel by Stephen King, Carrie is directed by Kimberly Peirce with a screenplay by Lawrence D. Cohen and Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa and produced by Kevin Misher.