From left, Amy Seimetz, Hugo Lavoie, Jason Clarke and Jeté Laurence share a tense family meal in “Pet Sematary.” (Paramount Pictures)

From left, Amy Seimetz, Hugo Lavoie, Jason Clarke and Jeté Laurence share a tense family meal in “Pet Sematary.” (Paramount Pictures)

‘Pet Sematary’ is a very grim remake of Stephen King’s tale

The new one is distinguished only by its dour determination and a better-than-necessary cast.

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                                Laura Han (center) of Lynnwood and Derek Arterburn of Everett use the glow of a flashlight to look for marine life during a Moonlight Beach Adventure after dark in Edmonds in 2017.
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