Misery

In the "Kill the Bitch" tradition of FATAL ATTRACTION, this adaptation of Stephen King's misogynist fable about a "serious" (male) author trapped by his own "frivolous" (female) commercial creation isn't quite satisfying either as a flat-out horror screamer or a psychological thriller. Paul Sheldon (Caan), the creator of the fabulously successful romance-novel...read more

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Misery - Official Trailer
02:20 — Reiner's hit version of the Stephen King tale of a novelist held hostage by a psychotic fan. This darkly humorous thriller resulted in an Oscar for Ba (more…)
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02:21 — Paul Sheldon is the writer of the very successful Misery series of romance novels. When he is injured in a car accident, his legs are broken and he ca (more…)

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  • Released: 1990
  • Rating: R
  • Review: In the "Kill the Bitch" tradition of FATAL ATTRACTION, this adaptation of Stephen King's misogynist fable about a "serious" (male) author trapped by his own "frivolous" (female) commercial creation isn't quite satisfying either as a flat-out horror screame… (more)

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