No matter how many times you have seen "Pet Sematary" it is always going to be good and hold onto you till the end. Looks great on Blu-Ray! There's a problem loading this menu right now. Department. Top subscription boxes – right to your door, © 1996-2020, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. It’s a good ride as long as you don’t think too much about the logic. A goofy fun horror film...that collapses into a mess, Reviewed in the United States on November 30, 2018. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on December 21, 2016. I went with 3 other guys but since we couldn’t sit together I found an empty seat next to this blonde chick. Grief stricken a few days after the funeral, Louis digs up Gage and buries him at the Indian burial ground. ", Reviewed in the United Kingdom on October 10, 2011. "The barrier was not meant to be crossed. Unable to add item to List. I could be wrong about the dates, so if you are a devoted Trekkie please give me some slack. A long-faced neighbor spilling dark secrets from his pensive jowls. I could be wrong about the dates, so if you are a devoted Trekkie please give me some slack. Louis buries the cat and a few days later he returns, but it isn't the same cat as before. Rentals include 30 days to start watching this video and 48 hours to finish once started. I didn't like it when I first saw it because I compared it to the book and found it fell a little short. Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. It also analyzes reviews to verify trustworthiness. There are very few movies that get to me, but this happens to be one of them. 1989 | MPAA Rating: R (Restricted) | CC. ... Amazon Prime. Reviewed in the United States on June 5, 2019. And a cursed indian burial ground, where the soil has "gone sour." Reviewed in the United Kingdom on February 24, 2018, "A man grows what he can, and he tends it. From $2.99$2.99 to rent. The final scene which ends on a scream was a good ending I thought so back then at the movie theater, and recently when I watched it again 29 years later. Leading from the back of their home is a path that goes to a tiny graveyard that the children of the area have built to bury their pets that were killed on the highway. Directed by: Mary Lambert. Especially a fan of Dale Midkiff as Louis Creed, Fred Gwynne as Jud Crandall and Miko Hughes as 2 year old Gage. Rentals include 30 days to start watching this video and 48 hours to finish once started. If you’re looking to bulk up on your horror knowledge, we recommend having a Stephen King Double Feature with Pet Sematary (1989) and Pet Sematary (2019) now streaming over on Amazon Prime… Reviewed in the United States on April 10, 2019. There's a problem loading this menu right now. The rest is a nightmare of epic proportions because, when the dead come back, they are not ever the same. Select the department you want to search in. Pet Sematary. Eligible for Free Shipping. It is very dark, disturbing, unsettling and scary. 'Cause what you buy, is what you own. To calculate the overall star rating and percentage breakdown by star, we don’t use a simple average. One of the creepiest horror films ever made, Reviewed in the United States on August 11, 2016. Its one of those horror movies that are a challenge to watch alone in an empty dark house late at night. (P.S) By the way, did any of you know that it was a guy who played Zelda?.. I went with 3 other guys but since we couldn’t sit together I found an empty seat next to this blonde chick. There are very few movies that get to me, but this happens to be one of them. To calculate the overall star rating and percentage breakdown by star, we don’t use a simple average. All customers get FREE Shipping on orders over $25 shipped by Amazon. Stephen King horror. The film holds together very well for the most part, with the exception of the main lead, Dale Midkiff as Louis Creed, whose wooden and vacuous performance really takes the edge of what could have been a very powerful film. Stephen King is a genius. He seems unable to project any sense of dread, horror or even sympathy when those emotions are most needed and although the performances around him are either excellent, (Fred Gwynne as Jud Crandall and especially little Miko Hughes as the fated Gage Creed) or passable, (Denise Crosby and the rather over-used Brad Greenquist as the road casualty who Louis tries in vain to save and whose interjections try to infer some ill-judged black comedic moments) the weakness of Midkiff's character unfortunately drags the movie back from the brink of being one of the best adaptions of King's work to the big screen, to something that, while enjoyable in its own dark way, could have been so much more and could have really created the macabre and extremely disturbing atmosphere that made the book such a powerful read. The score by Elliott Goldenthal is melancholical and exacerbates elements of death. When asked about the path, Jud tells the family that it leads to a pet cemetery that children made to bury their pets that died on the road. Leading from the back of their home is a path that goes to a tiny graveyard that the children of the area have built to bury their pets that were killed on the highway. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on January 11, 2020. This adaptation hasn't really aged well with some hammy acting but is definitely worth a watch even just for the disturbing final act. Gage later returns, but is a very different child to the sweet innocent one that was run over. I saw this movie in 1989 when it first came out. I love this movie and it is one of my favorite Stephen King movie adaptations. All the ingredients for a good, campy horror film were here. To use a 4K DVD you need a 4K Blu-ray player. Despite some bad acting (outside of the amazing child performances) and some pointless scenes Pet Sematary still manages to be genuienly creepy and heartbreaking. Quickly browse titles in our catalog based on the ones you have picked. Its very well made with great acting. But for the Creeds, it could be the beginning of the end. This filmic version, which I have seen many times now, could have been so good; the path leading to the Sematary, the deadfall and the Micmac burial ground are all reproduced very closely to how they appeared in the in the mind as you read the book, well, to me at least, and work very well, much like the depiction of The Barrens did in IT. Prime members enjoy FREE Delivery and exclusive access to music, movies, TV shows, original audio series, and Kindle books. The film holds together very well for the most part, with the exception of the main lead, Dale Midkiff as Louis Creed, whose wooden and vacuous performance really takes the edge of what could have been a very powerful film. I saw this movie in 1989 when it first came out. It’s a good ride for what it is but don’t think about the plot too much or you may be disappointed. The character played by Crosby as the inexplicably stiff, butch, and combative wife contributed nothing to the story aside from an unexplained backstory about her doctors husband not being accepted by her family. One that children should be kept away from, Reviewed in the United States on November 10, 2018. This is Stephen King's fictional story about loss of loved ones and trying to resurrect them. English, Arabic, Bulgarian, Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Hebrew, Hungarian, Icelandic, Italian, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Spanish, Swedish, Turkish. A man making out with a bloodied corpse. Denise Crosby is an extra bonus to this movie -- she's awesome! And what you own... always comes home to you. Amazon.com: pet sematary. One of the greatest and most underrated horror films of the 1980s! This is Stephen King's fictional story about loss of loved ones and trying to resurrect them. It’s a good ride as long as you don’t think too much about the logic. Sometime later, Gage is tragically run over by a truck during a picnic. It's one of my favourite King books and even he states in the foreward that writing it took him to places he has no wish to visit again. The film offers all the elements of a classic Stephen King film including death and mystery in his famous comedy horror style. Based upon the horror novel by Stephen King, an ancient burial ground with the magical ability to bring back the dead may be the answer to a family's prayers when their son is killed. This is the best copy of Pet Sematary I have seen. After viewing product detail pages, look here to find an easy way to navigate back to pages you are interested in. No matter how many times you have seen "Pet Sematary" it is always going to be good and hold onto you till the end. The sensible part of me asks" why would a couple move their small children to live in a house on the edge of a speeding highway of monster trucks."
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