We Remember Stephen King’s Best Film Adaptations

0 Posted by - January 22, 2016 - Pop Corn

We remember the best cinematic film adaptations of Stephen King. What is the best in your opinion?


Thinner (1996)

Director: Tom Holland

Writers: Stephen King (novel), Michael McDowell (screenplay)

Stars: Joe Mantegna, Robert John Burke, Lucinda Jenney

The Night Flier (1997)
Director: Mark Pavia

Writers: Stephen King (story), Mark Pavia (screenplay

Stars: Miguel Ferrer, Julie Entwisle, Dan Monahan

Pet Sematary (1989)

Director: Mary Lambert

Writer: Stephen King (novel)

Stars: Dale Midkiff, Denise Crosby, Fred Gwynne

1408 (2007)

Director: MikaelHåfström

Writers: Matt Greenberg (screenplay), Scott Alexander (screenplay)

Stars: John Cusack, Samuel L. Jackson, Mary McCormack

Misery (1990)

Director: Rob Reiner

Writers: Stephen King (novel), William Goldman (screenplay)

Stars: James Caan, Kathy Bates, Richard Farnsworth

Carrie (1976)

Director: Brian De Palma

Writers: Stephen King (novel), Lawrence D. Cohen (screenplay)

Stars: Sissy Spacek, Piper Laurie, Amy Irving

The Dead Zone (1983)

Director: David Cronenberg

Writers: Jeffrey Boam (screenplay), Stephen King (novel)

Stars: Christopher Walken, Brooke Adams, Tom Skerritt

Stand by Me (1986)

Director: Rob Reiner

Writers: Stephen King (novel), Raynold Gideon (screenplay)

Stars: Wil Wheaton, River Phoenix, Corey Feldman

The Green Mile (1999)

Director: Frank Darabont

Writers: Stephen King (novel), Frank Darabont (screenplay)

Stars: Tom Hanks, Michael Clarke Duncan, David Morse

The Shawshank Redemption (1994)

Director: Frank Darabont

Writers: Stephen King (short story “Rita Hayworth and Shawshank Redemption”), Frank Darabont (screenplay)

Stars: Tim Robbins, Morgan Freeman, Bob Gunton

The Shining (1980)
Director: Stanley Kubrick

Writers: Stephen King (novel), Stanley Kubrick (screenplay)

Stars: Jack Nicholson, Shelley Duvall, Danny Lloyd





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