The upcoming Stephen King adaptation of Pet Sematary has screened and the first reviews indicate it’s seriously impressive.

The film aired for critics and fans at this year’s SXSW festival in Texas.

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Many critics tweeted that the film exceeded their expectations and is one of the best King adaptations to date.

Check out what viewers had to say below.

In case you haven’t seen it yet, check out the trailer for the film below.

If you are unfamiliar with the horror classic, read Paramount Pictures’ synopsis below:

“Based on the seminal horror novel by Stephen King, Pet Sematary follows Dr. Louis Creed, who, after relocating with his wife Rachel 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 (Lithgow), setting off a perilous chain reaction that unleashes an unfathomable evil with horrific consequences.”
Pet Sematary hits theaters April 5.

Are you excited to see Pet Sematary? Sound off in the comments below!

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