This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.
“They’re all going to laugh at you!”
Whilst there’s a distracting performance from John Travolta and some unsettling examples of the male gaze (a staple of De Palma), I have decided to up this to five stars because fuck it.
This movie is a damn near masterpiece, led by a powerhouse performance from Sissy Spacek (who was somehow 28 when she filmed this despite looking the youngest out of the entire cast). Spacek brings a vulnerability to Carrie, a quiet…