Dir. Brian De Palma, USA, 1976, 98m, Narrative
Stephen King’s Carrie is the seminal menstruation horror story. De Palma’s film adaptation of this groundbreaking narrative tells the story of Carrie, a sheltered teen, whose life is thrown into turmoil when she experiences her first period. Shunned at school and at home, Carrie’s menstrual shame sets the stage for her ultimate revenge.