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  1. With Carrie Musical, There Will Be BloodRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 7 | LA Downtown News

    Many people are familiar with Stephen King's 1974 novel Carrie . It tells the story of Carrie White, a high school girl with latent telekinetic powers suffering from a bullying group of kids at school and a domineering mother at home.


  2. Carrie: The MusicalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 6 | LA Weekly

    Attention all you beef-o jocks, pompom pinheads and Bible-thumping mamas: You know you squirmed when the movie Carrie 's Sissy Spacek - as the titular girl so humiliated by the sorry likes of you moronic creeps - got her totally justified vengeance that grisly night at the prom? There's a little bit of Carrie in all of us, and we're gonna revel in Carrie: The Musical , the famous 1988 Broadway bomb that director Brady Schwind put on earlier this year at La Mirada Theatre and is remounting at the Los Angeles Theatre downtown. Elaborate special effects, in-the-round seating and buckets of blood immerse the audience in this horrific tale of righteous retribution.


  3. Hottest Articles on BWW 9/29/2015 - 10/6/2015Read the original story

    Tuesday Oct 6 |

    ... Acito and music and lyrics by Jay Kuo. Olivier Award nominee Stafford Arima (London's Ragtime, Off-Broadway's Bare, Carrie, Altar Boyz) directs. The company put on a press preview earlier today, and BroadwayWorld brings you fully-staged footage of ...


  4. The director of 'Scarface' and 'The Untouchables' gives a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 1 | Silicon Alley Insider

    The director of 'Scarface' and 'The Untouchables' gives a movie-by-movie rundown of his legendary career in new documentary Jake Paltrow & Noah Baumbach's intimate documentary is essentially an autobiography of legendary filmmaker Brian De Palma, the director responsible for classics like " Scarface ," " The Untouchables ," and " Carrie " as well as the less successful " Mission to Mars ," " Snake Eyes " and many more in between. "De Palma" is a guided walk-through of the filmmaker's prolific career, from the early classics to his more recent misfires.


  5. "Carrie: The Musical" at Circuit PlayhouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 1 | The Memphis Flyer

    Carrie: the Musical director Courtney Oliver thinks she knows why some critics have described earlier productions of the Stephen King-inspired musical as being anticlimactic. It's the blood.


  6. a NYFF review: A bloody valentine to "De Palma"Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 21 | CBS News

    ... played twins (one of whom is a mentally disturbed killer), was a surprise hit, and his 1976 Stephen King adaptation, "Carrie," captured Academy Award nominations for his two female leads. He got on the map, but while he has fashioned a career for ...


  7. NYFF: De PalmaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 29 |

    ... you didn't have to live without. Brian de Palma. The man behind: Passion, Mission to Mars, Body Double, Scarface, Carrie, Sisters, Blow Out, Dressed to Kill, and many more. Noah Baumbach and Jake Paltrow's documentary De Palma is, at a basic level, ...


  8. Actress Amy Irving Puts Central Park West Pad on the Market for $11.5MRead the original story

    Friday Sep 25 | The New York Observer

    ... sum that was allegedly roughly half of Mr. Spielberg's fortune at the time. The actress, best known for her roles in Carrie and Yentl , moved on, marrying screenwriter Kenneth Bowser . She's been laying fairly low ever since in a 3,200-square-foot ...


  9. Polarizing Brian De Palma Gets His Due at New York Film FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 24 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... The 75-year-old director - whose films include such indelible images as Sissy Spacek 's blood-drenched prom in Carrie , Robert De bat-swinging menace in The Untouchables and Tom Cruise 's suspenseful drop of sweat in 1996's Mission: Impossible - was ...


  10. 'Scream Queens' premiere tonight - who's who?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 22 |

    ... in "Zombieland" in 2009 as Little Rock and starred in 2013's "Haunter." Another of Chanel's underlings. Daughter of Carrie Fischer, Lourde will also appear in the upcoming "Star Wars: The Force Awakens." Chanel's very preppy, very popular boyfriend. ...


  11. Celebrate Stephen King's Birthday with These Great Movie MomentsRead the original story

    Monday Sep 21 |

    ... and some not-so-great adaptations and original works, and we look forward to many more. King's first published novel, Carrie , was also the first of his works to become a movie, which was directed by Brian De Palma. We can probably thank King for ...


  12. Betty Buckley Will Offer Master Classes in NYC This FallRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 15 | Playbill

    ... 741-0209 or email [email protected] Betty Buckley offered acclaimed performances in Broadway's Sunset Boulevard , Carrie , Song & Dance, The Mystery of Edwin Drood , 1776 , Triumph of Love and Promises, Promises . She won a Tony Award for her ...


  13. 15 Creepy Facts About CarrieRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 13 | Neatorama

    In 1976, Brian DePalma directed a movie version of Stephen King's first book, and we all watched it and then went home and hid under the covers for a week or so. Those of us of a certain age know the plot of Carrie by heart, but there are a few things that went on behind the scenes that you might not know.


  14. Back in Fashion After 35 Years: The Return of "Dressed to Kill"Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 11 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... greater admiration from critics and moviegoers in Europe. De Palma did have his share of hits from time to time. "Carrie" was a horror smash that was not only popular with critics and audiences, but which also earned Oscar nominations for co-stars ...


  15. CarrieRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 11 | KIMT

    ... place? At this point, I'm ready to believe about anything in KIMT's Weekend Remake Throwdown. This time around it's "Carrie" (1976) vs. "Carrie" (2013) in a battle of identical twins where one twin has been in a horribly disfiguring accident. The ...


  16. Venice Watch: De Palma gets glory; Plummer hunts NazisRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 11 | KTMF

    ... downs in director Brian De Palma's career. For every masterpiece, there's a miss. Alongside the sublime horror of "Carrie" there's the mishmash of "The Bonfire of the Vanities." For every hit like "Mission Impossible," there's a flop like "Wise ...


  17. Art/Wny to Present Carrie, the MusicalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 10 |

    Kicking off the 2015-16 season and the company's ninth season is the cult-classic novel made into a cult-classic film made into a cult-classic musical theater piece as American Repertory Theater of WNY presents CARRIE, THE MUSICAL. From the mind of Stephen King to the film directorial eyes of Brian DePalma to the musical creativity of Michael Gore , this is an ugly ducking turn prom queen who sees this dream turn into a "night we'll never forget" story.


  18. A24 Picks up Noah Baumbach and Jake Paltrow's Brian De Palma...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 9 | SFGate

    ... Award. De Palma's began filmmaking in the 1960s and his body of work includes such acclaimed and diverse films as "Carrie," "Dressed to Kill," "Blow Out," "Scarface," "The Untouchables," and "Mission: Impossible." "De Palma" is scheduled to screen ...


  19. N.O. Film Society relaunches outdoor screening series with...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2015 | The Times-Picayune

    ... Lumet's 1978 musical "The Wiz" (Sept. 26); a double-feature showing of director Brian De Palma's 1976 horror film "Carrie" and the 2012 Louisiana-shot cult favorite "Sharknado" (Nov. 7); and director Stanley Kubrick's 1980 adaptation of Stephen ...


  20. Betty Buckley Comes to Provincetown's Peregrine Theatre This WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2015 |

    Tony Award winner, star of film, television, movies and an inductee to the Theatre Hall of Fame, Betty Buckley returns to Provincetown for a two-night concert event, this week, September 3 & 4, 2015 at 8 PM. She will also appear at Peregrine Theatre Company's September 2nd performance of CARRIE and will participate in a talkback after the show.