Written and directed by Mike Flanagan. Based on the book by Stephen King. Starring Ewan McGregor, Rebecca Ferguson, Kyliegh Curran, Cliff Curtis, Carl Lumbly, Zahn McClarnon, Emily Alyn Lind, Bruce Greenwood, Jocelin Donahue, Carel Struycken, Alex Essoe, Zackary Momoh and Henry Thomas. Plot: Dan Torrance (McGregor) has to protect a young girl with similar powers … Continue reading Doctor Sleep (2019)
Written and directed by Mick Garris. Based on "Chattery Teeth" by Stephen King and "The Body Politic" by Clive Barker. Starring Christopher Lloyd, Matt Frewer, Raphael Sbarge, Silas Weir Mitchell, Bill Nunn, Veronica Cartwright, Clive Barker, Cynthia Garris and John Landis. Plot: a travelling showman, Aaron Quicksilver, tells two tales of horror to random people … Continue reading Quicksilver Highway (1997)
Novelist Stephen King says writing is like leaving the ordinary world for a world of his own making: "It's a wonderful, exhilarating experience."
Directed by Peter Cornwell. Written by Matt Greenberg, based on a short story titled "Gramma" by Stephen King. Starring Chandler Riggs, Shirley Knight, Frances O'Connor, Dylan McDermott, Mark Duplass, Joel Courtney and Joe Egender. Plot: a single mother and her two boys take care of her ailing mother. Now, having read "Gramma", I was excited … Continue reading Mercy (2014)
Directed by Andy Muschietti. Written by Gary Dauberman, based on the novel by Stephen King. Starring James McAvoy, Jessica Chastain, Bill Hader, Isaiah Mustafa, Jay Ryan, James Ransone, Andy Bean, Bill Skarsgard, Jaeden Martell, Sophia Lillis, Finn Wolfhard, Chosen Jacobs, Jeremy Taylor, Jack Dylan Grazer, Wyatt Oleff, Teach Grant and Javier Botet. Plot: 27 years … Continue reading IT: Chapter Two (2019)
Directed by Daniel Attias. Written by Stephen King. Starring Corey Haim, Megan Follows, Gary Busey, Terry O'Quinn, Bill Smitrovich and Everett McGill. Plot: an 11-year-old boy and his 15-year-old sister, try to stop a werewolf in their quaint, little town of Tarker's Mills. In the spring of 1976, things are pretty normal for the paralyzed … Continue reading Silver Bullet (1985)
Directed by Mick Garris. Written by Stephen King. Starring Ruby Dee, Gary Sinise, Molly Ringwald, Corin Nemec, Rob Lowe, Adam Storke, Miguel Ferrar, Jamey Sheridan, Ray Walston, Laura San Giacomo, Matt Frewer, Bill Fagerbakke, Ossie Davis, Shawnee Smith, Ed Harris, Cynthia Garris, John Landis, Karem Abdul-Jabar and Stephen King himself. Plot: a plague breaks out … Continue reading The Stand (1994)
Directed by Kevin Kolsch and Dennis Widmyer. Written by Matt Greenberg and Jeff Buhler, based on the novel by Stephen King. Starring Jason Clarke, Amy Seimetz, Jete Laurence, Obssa Ahmed, Alyssa Levine, Hugo & Lucas Lavoie and John Lithgow. Plot: Dr. Louis Creed (Clarke) moves his family to Maine and discovers a mysterious burial ground … Continue reading Pet Sematary (2019)