Pet Sematary

(1989)

Overview

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.

  1. Mary Lambert

    Director

  2. Stephen King

    Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Dale Midkiff

    Dale Midkiff

    Louis Creed

  2. Fred Gwynne

    Fred Gwynne

    Jud Crandall

  3. Denise Crosby

    Denise Crosby

    Rachel Creed

  4. Brad Greenquist

    Brad Greenquist

    Victor Pascow

  5. Michael Lombard

    Michael Lombard

    Irwin Goldman

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Pet Sematary
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Status Released

Release Information

  • April 21, 1989
    R
    Theatrical

    Meaning

    Under 17 requires accompanying parent or adult guardian 21 or older. The parent/guardian is required to stay with the child under 17 through the entire movie, even if the parent gives the child/teenager permission to see the film alone. These films may contain strong profanity, graphic sexuality, nudity, strong violence, horror, gore, and strong drug use. A movie rated R for profanity often has more severe or frequent language than the PG-13 rating would permit. An R-rated movie may have more blood, gore, drug use, nudity, or graphic sexuality than a PG-13 movie would admit.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 43m

Budget $11,500,000.00

Revenue $57,469,467.00

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