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Who is excited for and who is lamenting the remakes of Carrie and Evil Dead?  Bruce Campbell has already boldly claimed that the Evil Dead remake will be just as memorable as Sam Raimi’s original, and Kimberly Peirce has said that her version of Carrie will be completely disconnected from Brian De Palma’s original.

Here’s what Ms. Pierce said about Carrie and Chloë Grace Moretz’s performance on her Facebook page:

… I have gone back to the wonderful Stephen King Book Carrie; I am also modernizing the story as one has to in order to bring any great piece of work written in one era into the next and especially given how very relevant this material is right now. Chloe is going deep into character to get this right….sewing her own dresses, spending time in her closet….and so much more….

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