Tag Archives: Stephen King

Tales From The Darkside: The Complete Series

Man lives in the sunlit world of what he believes to be reality. But… there is, unseen by most, an underworld, a place that is just as real, but not as brightly lit…a DARKSIDE. Those are the words spoken in … Continue reading

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“The Dead Zone”

Released on October 21, 1983, director David Cronenberg’s (Eastern Promises) atmospheric, well-executed, supernatural thriller, “The Dead Zone,” is an excellent adaptation of prolific author Stephen King’s novel of the same name. Written for the screen by Jeffrey Boam, (Indiana Jones … Continue reading

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“Strawberry Spring From King’s Night Shift Collection”

The career of ultra prolific and best selling author, Stephen King, has been a long and distinguished one. The collection of short stories, contained within the pages of the book “Night Shift,” marked one such distinction. When Doubleday published the … Continue reading

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“The Crate Segment of Romero and King’s Creepshow”

Several months ago, I had the pleasure of catching up with a good friend from my childhood – – someone with whom I grew up in Long Island, New York. He was in South Florida, in a neighboring town, visiting … Continue reading

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“Dolores Claiborne”

Normally, I don’t like to watch a film based on best selling author Stephen King’s work until I have read the book or short story that the movie is derived from. “Dolores Claiborne,” which was originally released on March 24, … Continue reading

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“The Shining’s Delbert Grady – Philip Stone’s Most Famous Role”

I have watched Oscar and BAFTA award winning director, Stanley Kubrick’s modern day horror classic “The Shining” numerous times over the years. Each time I view it, I sit riveted in front of my television screen, knowing full well the … Continue reading

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“Hearts in Atlantis”

Premiering on September 7, 2001 at the Toronto International Film Festival, the movie “Hearts in Atlantis,” primarily concerns itself with a friendship between psychic drifter Ted Brautigan, poignantly portrayed by Anthony Hopkins, (Silence of the Lambs) and a young boy … Continue reading

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“Carrie – De Palma’s Horror Masterpiece”

“Carrie” the ninety-eight minute movie directed by Brian De Palma (Blow Out) was written for the screen by Lawrence D. Cohen (Ghost Story), based on best selling author Stephen King’s first published novel. The movie was also the first of … Continue reading

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“Stephen King’s Novel 11/22/63 Explores a Fascinating ‘What If’ Premise.”

“It is virtually not assimilable to our reason that a small lonely man felled a giant in the midst of his limousines, his legions, his throng, and his security. If such a non-entity destroyed the leader of the most powerful … Continue reading

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