Carrie remake will make you terrified of — and for — Julianne Moore

Why remake Carrie? It's certainly a question worth asking, especially in the ever-more crowded field of sequels, remakes, and reboots. Kimberly Peirce tries to update Carrie as a study of bullying in the internet age. But the main reason to watch this film is Julianne Moore's harrowing take on Margaret White, Carrie's… » 10/18/13 9:28am 10/18/13 9:28am

The Freakiest Thing Julianne Moore Does in the Carrie Remake

You think you know what to expect from the remake of Carrie, coming out Friday. After all, this story has been told many times. But this new version includes smartphones and social media — and Julianne Moore takes Carrie's mom to way darker places. We talked to director Kimberly Peirce about making a 21st century … » 10/16/13 10:23am 10/16/13 10:23am

First images from the new Carrie show off the big bloody money shot

Chloë Grace Moretz and Julianne Moore are combining their considerable powers for the remake of Stephen King's Carrie. Moretz has a pretty big pink prom dress she'll be needing to fill out, because Sissy Spacek was masterful as her role as the first scared, meek and eventually murderous telekinetic darling. » 8/23/12 12:26pm 8/23/12 12:26pm

Blindness' Dystopian Fable Becomes An Overwrought Movie

The best thing about the movie version of Blindness » 10/03/08 5:00pm 10/03/08 5:00pm is how much it makes you appreciate the transcendent novel by Jose Saramago. The book takes a potentially hackneyed story — everyone goes blind, except for one woman — and turns it into a jarring look at how anything can become normal. At its best, the movie,…

The Pettiest Dictator On Earth, In New "Blindness" Trailer

Jose Saramago's novel Blindness is one of the most memorable examinations of humanity's dark side in literature. So the movie adaptation, directed by Fernando Meirelles, has a tough order to fill, even with a cast that includes Julianne Moore and Mark Ruffalo. The film's teaser trailer, which we posted in April, was… » 7/03/08 2:14pm 7/03/08 2:14pm