Posts Tagged: Stephen King

Under the Dome (2013 – 2015) – Domefounded

Stephen King strikes again in TV land and so exhales another collective groan. His usual brigade of Yankee stereotypes (local writer, war veteran, religious crackpot, redneck politician, child genius, murderous bully and so on) are residents of yet another Maine

Under the Dome (2013 – 2015) – Domefounded

Stephen King strikes again in TV land and so exhales another collective groan. His usual brigade of Yankee stereotypes (local writer, war veteran, religious crackpot, redneck politician, child genius, murderous bully and so on) are residents of yet another Maine

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Carrie (2013): Will you go to prom with me… again?

Dir. Kimberly Peirce Awkward teenage daughter of a religiously fanatical mother is bullied and then taken to the prom out of guilt, sympathy and perhaps kindness. She also happens to have the psychic ability of telekinesis. Brian De Palma did

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Carrie (2013): Will you go to prom with me… again?

Dir. Kimberly Peirce Awkward teenage daughter of a religiously fanatical mother is bullied and then taken to the prom out of guilt, sympathy and perhaps kindness. She also happens to have the psychic ability of telekinesis. Brian De Palma did

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Stephen King – Cinematic Redemption, 13 key films

Stephen King’s first horror-novel, 1974’s Carrie, was adapted by Brian De Palma two years later with surprise success and there began something of a snowball effect. The novel’s themes of teenage outcast, religious fundamentalism, along with the supernatural struck a chord.

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Stephen King – Cinematic Redemption, 13 key films

Stephen King’s first horror-novel, 1974’s Carrie, was adapted by Brian De Palma two years later with surprise success and there began something of a snowball effect. The novel’s themes of teenage outcast, religious fundamentalism, along with the supernatural struck a chord.