Louis Creed has the perfect family. His wife Rachel is loving and kind, his two kids Ellie and Gage are sweet, and they even have a family cat named Church. But a dark cloud falls over this perfect picture when the Creeds move to rural Maine and come face-to-face with a haunted burial ground which will turn their entire world upside down…if they’re not six feet under it first.

Stephen King’s Pet Sematary is a classic tail of love, loss, and horror, not just because of people coming back from the dead, but rather in that it focuses on a character getting exactly what they wanted but in the worst way possible. 

 

 

Tune in next time when I breakdown fictional characters and talk about what’s going on inside that brain of theirs. What makes us so scared of what goes bump in the night? Find out on this season of The Cine-Analyst!

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About The Author

Sara Roncero-Menendez

A reporter by trade, Sara is a lover of horror, sci-fi, and all things pop culture. From indies to classics to even the strangest schlock, all movies and TV shows are fair game. She believes Batman is the most fascinating superhero, and that Silent Hill is one of the best horror franchises ever made (as long as you don't count the movies). Fun Fact: The only movie Sara will not rewatch is The Room -- once was more than enough.