A new 'Pet Sematary' clip wants you to hug your undead daughter
Following a well received premiere at SXSW, Paramount Pictures has released online the first clip from their new Stephen King adaptation, “Pet Sematary”. In the player below, you can take a look at one of the storyline’s terrifying reveals as Jason Clarke’s Dr. Louis Creed uses supernatural forces to bring his daughter back from the dead.
Based on the seminal horror novel by Stephen King, “Pet Sematary” follows Dr. Louis Creed (Clarke), who, after relocating with his wife Rachel (Amy Seimetz) and their two young children from Boston to rural Maine, discovers a mysterious burial ground hidden deep in the woods near the family’s new home. When tragedy strikes, Louis turns to his unusual neighbor, Jud Crandall (John Lithgow), setting off a perilous chain reaction that unleashes an unfathomable evil with horrific consequences.
Directed by Kevin Kölsch and Dennis Widmyer from an adapted screenplay by by Jeff Buhler, “Pet Sematary” is a Paramount Pictures release produced by Lorenzo di Bonaventura, Steven Schneider and Mark Vahradian. Mark Moran serves as executive producer.
“Pet Sematary” hits the big screen April 5, 2019. That’s almost exactly 30 years after the original big screen adaptation was released.