Stephen King is everywhere at the moment isn’t he?!
Thanks to the recent release of IT (which got a glowing review by us here) interest in this legendary horror author has grown in recent months. And rightly so, as old Steve is responsible for some of the most compelling books (and in turn, films) in horror history.
There’s no better time than now top check out his other works. And thanks to Netflix, tracking down his best stuff is easy to do…
Stephen King on Netflix
Trapped by a mysterious fog, residents of a Maine village discover that it hides nightmarish creatures. An exciting new series based on Stephen King’s novella (not to be confused with the 2007 movie).
Stephen King’s Thinner
When an obese attorney (Robert John Burke) accidentally runs over a gypsy woman, the victim’s father puts a curse on him that causes him to drop 40 pounds a week.
With a serial killer on the loose and a stranger stalking her family, a woman (Joan Allen) unearths a sinister secret that threatens her marriage – and her life.
When Todd Bowden (Brad Renfro) recognises Kurt Dussander (Sir Ian McKellen as a Nazi war criminal, he blackmails Dussander into revealing details about the concentration camps.
Sometimes They Come Back
High school teacher Jim Norman (Tim Matheson) returns to his quiet hometown only to find himself haunted by spirits spawned by a tragedy from his childhood.
This remake of the classic 1976 horror flick finds misfit Carrie (Kick Ass Chloë Grace Moretz) getting revenge on all the cool people who bullied her over the years.
Framed for murder, upstanding banker Andy Dufresne (Tim Robbins) begins a new life at the Shawshank prison and gradually forms a close bond with older inmate Red (Morgan Freeman). This is a film not to be missed – having been nominatged for 7 Oscars.
All these titles are now available to watch on Netflix, sign up from £5.99 a month with one month free trial!