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The Rage: Carrie 2 (1999)

A horrible massacre strikes up after an outcast teenage girl is taunted by a group of high school jocks, all of them unaware of her cutthroat telekinetic powers.

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After the suicide of her only friend, Rachel Lang has never felt more on the outside. The one person who reached out to her, Jessie Ryan, also happens to be part of the popular crowd that lives to torment outsiders like her. However, Rachel has something else that separates her from the rest, secret amazing powers to move things with her mind. Sue Snell, the only survivor of Carrie White's rampage 23 years ago, may hold the key to helping Rachel come to terms with her awesome, but unwanted powers. But as Rachel slowly learns to trust, a terrible trap is being laid for her, and making her angry could prove to be deadly. Written by Anthony Pereyra {hypersonic91@yahoo.com}

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Rated R for strong graphic horror violence and gore, brief strong sexuality and language | See all certifications »

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12 March 1999 (USA)  »

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Budget:

$21,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$7,065,123, 14 March 1999, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$17,762,705

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$20,162,705
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Trivia

Katt Shea had a cameo in Scarface (1983), a film directed by Brian De Palma who directed Carrie (1976). See more »

Goofs

When Rachel's "friend" Monica is giving her make-up tips before stealing a tube of lipstick for her, she puts the lid on a jar of face powder twice and sets it on the counter two times as well. See more »

Quotes

[Chuck walks up to and tapes Lisa's dead body laying on a car]
Chuck Potter: Oh man! Whose car is this?
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Featured in De Palma (2015) See more »

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Take Over
Written by Romell Regulacion
Performed by Transmutator
Courtesy of Cleopatra Records
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Its greatest asset is also its greatest drawback.
15 June 1999 | by See all my reviews

Yes, you read that right.

Emily Bergl is this films greatest asset. She can actually act and looks sincere. The only problem is that she's far too good looking for the role. That may sound shallow, but throughout the movie, we're supposed to get the impression that she's "ugly" and because of that, she's an outcast. Contrast this to Sissy Spacek in the original who looked plain enough to carry out the role of "ugly duckling". It was only her talent that let Bergl carry (pun not intended) out the role convincingly.

The antoganists are unusually shallow, especially when presented against the more modern bad guys in horror films, at least where you can see the bad guy. Though at least one of the bad girls is convincing as Rachel's new friend.

Jason Landon does an amiable job as Rachel's boyfriend and lends a lot of credibility to the final scene which, I must say, is a refreshing change from the hand coming out of the ground scenes popularized by the original Carrie.

All in all, a refreshingly entertaining and, dare I say, well done show.


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