'Carrie' and 'The Evil Dead' Head to New York Comic-Con 2012

Sony Pictures will present the first footage for both these horror remakes Saturday, October 13 at the Javits Center in New York City.
Chloe Moretz will be on hand at New York Comic-Con 2012 for Carrie
Chloe Moretz will be on hand at New York Comic-Con 2012 for Carrie
Sony Pictures will debut exclusive first looks at the highly anticipated upcoming films Carrie and The Evil Dead at New York Comic Con on Saturday, October 13th from the Javits Center.

The panel presentations for Carrie and The Evil Dead will take place between 3:45pm-4:45pm on October 13th. The Carrie panel will include the film's stars, Chloe Moretz and Julianne Moore, along with producer Kevin Misher and director Kimberly Peirce. The Evil Dead's panel will include the film's star, Jane Levy (Suburgatory), producer (and star of original) Bruce Campbell and director, Fede Alvarez.

Carrie is a reimagining of the classic horror tale about Carrie White (Chloe 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 and directed by Kimberly Peirce with a screenplay by Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa. The film will be released nationwide on March 15, 2013.

In the much anticipated remake of the 1981 cult-hit horror film, The Evil Dead finds five twenty-something friends holed up in a remote cabin. When they discover a Book of the Dead, they unwittingly summon up dormant demons living in the nearby woods, which possess the youngsters in succession until only one is left intact to fight for survival. Directed by Fede Alvarez, with a screenplay by Alvarez & Rodo Sayagues Mendez, the film will be released nationwide on April 12, 2013.

New York Comic Con is taking place from October 11th-14th at the Javits Center (655 West 34th Street, New York). More information can be found at: NewYorkComicCon.com.

Carrie was released October 18th, 2013 and stars Chloe Moretz, Julianne Moore, Judy Greer, Gabriella Wilde, Michelle Nolden, Portia Doubleday, Alex Russell, Samantha Weinstein. The film is directed by Kimberly Peirce.

Evil Dead was released April 5th, 2013 and stars Jane Levy, Shiloh Fernandez, Lou Taylor Pucci, Jessica Lucas, Elizabeth Blackmore, Phoenix Connolly, Jim McLarty, Sian Davis. The film is directed by Fede Alvarez.



Sources: Sony Pictures

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Comments (4)

  1. THE JOKER

    DOES NOT NEED TO BE REMADE!!!

    2 years agoby @mcleve02Flag

  2. skywise

    never was a fan of the novel or the movie. I expect thi to be the s

    No thank you. the original story was weak and the movie sucked. I dont understand why they keep remaking this crap fest

    2 years agoby @skywiseFlag

  3. CelluloidDreams

    PASS! Boo re-boots/remakes!!

    Power to the people who punish bad cinema!

    2 years agoby @2movieguysFlag