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Kicking the Canon

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by Molly Adams Film Kicking the Canon

Carrie | Brian de Palma

Adapted from Stephen King’s slim debut novella, Brian De Palma’s Carrie is perhaps the quintessential modern witch narrative. Carrie White (Sissy Spacek), a bullied teenager raised by a terrifyingly devout mother, gets her first period in her high school locker room. Her classmates torment…

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