In fact, I'd go as far as to say that Carrie is one of my very favourite climaxes to a film - it sends shivers down my spine and the school scenes are oddly satisfying in a kind of visceral way. Plus the fact that it's so very sad.
Carrie is probably the exact opposite of the thread!
I completely agree about Carrie. The only horror film that is heartbreaking and makes you truly care about the lead character. Try "Happy Carrie". You switch off at the point