What's the Difference between Carrie the Book and Carrie the Movie?

Horror

Carrie

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Released: 1974
Author: Stephen King

Carrie

29%
Released: 1976
Director: Brian De Palma
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Carrie White
Carrie White
Portrayed by: Sissy Spacek
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In the Book In the Movie
   Tommy asks Carrie to the prom at school and after determining that he isn't tricking her, she accepts. After Tommy asks Carrie to the prom she runs away from him. Later it is revealed she said no. Tommy then asks Carrie again at her house.
   This does not happen. Miss Collins confronts both Sue and Tommy at school on why Sue wants Tommy to take Carrie to the prom.
   Billy is portrayed as a sociopath who never seems to smile or laugh. Billy seems to be a goofy idiot always grinning and laughing.
   Billy and his friends cut the throats of pigs for the blood. This scene is not shown.
   In the book, Carrie's gym teacher is Ms. Desjardin. In the movie, she is Ms. Collins.
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