Pet Sematary (1989)

Directors:

Mary Lambert

Writers:

Stephen King

Actors:

Chuck Courtney, Stephen King, Kara Dalke, Liz Davies, Andrew Hubatsek, Mary Louise Wilson

Synopsis:

Dr. Louis Creed's family moves into the country house of their dreams and discover a pet cemetery at the back of their property. The cursed burial ground deep in the woods brings the dead back to life -- with "minor" problems. At first, only the family's cat makes the return trip, but an accident forces a heartbroken father to contemplate the unthinkable.
  • Horror
  • Drama
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77

Pet Sematary (1989)

Though built on a solid foundation some uneven acting and an end unworthy of the build-up it follows drags Pet Sematary down. Still, the first two acts are well constructed and underrated, and definitely worthy of a watch.
January 5, 2012