The best stephen king movies, ranked from worst to best. The novel is a lumbering, melancholy at and times humorous take on the zombie genre and the mass market emergence of mobile communication devices. With tom hanks, michael clarke duncan, david morse, bonnie hunt. The story follows a new england artist struggling to reunite with his young son after a mysterious signal broadcast over the global cell phone network turns the majority of his fellow humans into mindless vicious animals. Stephen king eserlerinden uyarlanan en iyi 26 film ana sayfa haberler gundem31 aral. Cell is a 2016 american science fiction horror film based on the 2006 novel of the same name by stephen king.
Desperate to find his estranged wife and son, clay teams with a train driver jackson. Desolation of smaug extended edition bluraydigital hd unboxings. Stephen king y su hijo owen convierten en bellas durmientes a. Stephen king eserlerinden uyarlanan en iyi 26 film. I can only assume that stephen king would be mucho pissed to see this at the top of the list, but its truly the only adaptation on the list that can be considered a work of art. Note that aside from creepshow 2, it chapter two, and doctor sleep, the sequels are only tangentially related to stephen kings work. Cell was directed by tod williams from a screenplay by stephen king and adam alleca.
A nyone whos seen a city pavement crammed with people stumbling along staring at their phones might have noticed a new opportunity for zombie satire. It features an ensemble cast with clive owen as the title character, ioan gruffudd as lancelot and keira knightley as guinevere, along with mads mikkelsen, joel edgerton, hugh dancy, ray winstone, ray stevenson, stephen dillane, stellan skarsgard and til schweiger. A supernatural tale set on death row in a southern prison, where gentle giant john coffey possesses the mysterious power to heal peoples ailments. Pages in category films based on works by stephen king the following 60 pages are in this category, out of 60 total. Recensione del film cell zombie knowledge base gli. The film is directed by tod williams, produced by john cusack, with a screenplay by king and adam alleca. When a mysterious cell phone signal causes apocalyptic chaos, an artist is determined to reunite with his young son in new england.
Oct 18, 20 i can only assume that stephen king would be mucho pissed to see this at the top of the list, but its truly the only adaptation on the list that can be considered a work of art. Jackson, john cusack movie hd when a mysterious cell phone signal causes apocalyptic chaos, an artist is determined to reunite with his young son in new. Cell is a quasi zombie story by stephen king, circa 2005, its basically the thing kirkman ripped off while developing the walking dead. The movie s been around for a while at film festivals and vod, and will soon be released in theaters. Aug 18, 2016 cell 2016 ost conexion mortal warpiter john cusack isabelle fuhrman samuel l. And there are some good reasons, endoftheworld setting, the survivors polarized into two camps, one camp, arguably no longer even human, a big bang ending in an arena like setting, etc. Cell isnt one of kings greatest books, by any stretch, but there really is a kernel of a good story in their somewhere. The cell, my 3rd time reading it, does not fail to deliver horror and gore, yet also brings the beauty of one mans search for his family after an apocalyptic phone call. I didnt interpret the book as decrying the evils of cell phones technology, but rather an interesting allegory for anything thats ubiquitous. He is also one of the cofounders of dreamworks studios. Having read the book twice now once a few years ago and again last week, i have mixed feelings about the film. Remember 1408, the john cusackstephen king movie in 2007 that was pretty badass well, its 2016 now, and cell, the latest cusackking vehicle, is getting an ondemand release shortly before a limited theatrical run. He is considered one of the founding pioneers of the new hollywood era, as well as one of the most popular directors and producers in film history.
Will cell live up to 1408, and become another worthy stephen king adaptation. Stephen kings the running man was a film ahead of its time. When the cell blocks head guard, paul edgecomb, recognizes coffeys miraculous gift, he tries desperately to help stave off the condemned mans execution. Stephen edwin king was born on september 21, 1947, at the maine general hospital in portland. Cell arrives on vod on june 10, 2016, before beginning a limited theatrical run on july 8, 2016. After witnessing a suicide, an unobtrusive police clerk decides to investigate two neglected cases on her own, both involving abused women. Fans of stephen kings epic novel series the dark tower have good reason to be cautiously optimistic, as the saga will finally be making its way to the big screen. Official trailer john cusack stephen king horror 2016. Regardez stephen king desolation yacapa sur dailymotion. The book more of a novella than a standard kinglength novel was a decent sort of thriller. His father was born under the surname pollock, but used the last name king, under which stephen was born. Stephen kings bestselling novel is brought to terrifying life in this mindblowing thriller starring john cusack and samuel l.
The films delayed release would suggest that it may not, but that likely wont stop hardcore king fans from accepting its call regardless. Top 30 stephen king movies, ranked from haunted hotels to prisonyard blues, carrie to christine the major adaptations of the iconic authors work, from worst to best. It trailer 2 horror stephen king 2017 video dailymotion. Jackson star in this mindblowing thriller based on the novel by stephen king about a cell phone signal that triggers apocalyptic terror. Thinner a fost primul roman semnat bachman publicat in edi. It is an adaptation of a stephen king novel from 2006 all about a sudden pulse that zaps into peoples brains. Harrigans phone, the life of chuck, rat and the title story if it bleeds each pulling readers into intriguing and frightening places. The wastelands din 1991, primul film dintro serie planificata, postproduc. Movie info stephen kings bestselling novel is brought to terrifying life in this mindblowing thriller starring john cusack and samuel l. King arthur is a 2004 britishamerican historical adventure film directed by antoine fuqua and written by david franzoni. Steven spielberg born december 18, 1946 is an american director, producer, and screenwriter. John cusack and samuel l jackson are phoning it in as survivors of a crisis that turns mobile users into. The lives of guards on death row are affected by one of their charges. All 58 stephen king movie and tv series adaptations, ranked.
Note that aside from creepshow 2, it chapter two, and doctor sleep, the sequels are only tangentially related to stephen king s work. A comingofage comedy series about the life of a modern firstgeneration indian american teenage girl, inspired by mindy kalings own childhood. The one movie king ever directed, and well, you know, stephen king is a wonderful writer who should probably stick with writing. The shawshank redemption wikipedia, a enciclopedia libre. His parents were nellie ruth pillsbury, who worked as a caregiver at a mental institute, and donald edwin king, a merchant seaman. Mark graham this is probably the best film on this list, but its not a terribly great adaptation of stephen king. List of adaptations of works by stephen king wikipedia.
This is a list of media based on work by stephen king including the richard bachman titles. Fortunately, cell rose from the grave fairly quickly, thanks to stephen king s new script, which he revealed at a book signing in maryland a few months after roth left the project. Jackson, stephen king horror thriller movie hd when a mysterious cell phone. At the boston airport, clay cusack witnesses a scene of chaotic mayhem when an electronic signal turns hundreds of cell phone users into rabid killers. This like many of stephen kings novels is both a terrible look at mankind and a wondrous look at what could be.
Thats whatll happen when you get stanley kubrick behind the camera and jack nicholson in front of it. Every film and tv series in the works from the master of horror from this falls it sequel to longrumored adaptations finally coming to fruition, including on. Cell vs cell stephen kings book vs stephen kings film. Cell stephen king movie with john cusak and movies. The muchanticipated movie adaptation of stephen kings zombie horror novel cell will finally have its world premiere at the film4 frightfest in glasgow, scotland, running from february 1728. Cell dragon ball, um personagem do mangaanime dragon ball.
Cell este a doua adaptare a scrierilor lui king in care joaca cusack. Jackson best supporting actor, pulp fiction, 1994 and stacy keach the bourne legacy. Almost everyone has a cell phone, moreso even than cars or computers. Film adaptation of stephen kings cell to premiere at. The movie started off average, actually got back on track for the middle of the movie, then veered completely off the rails at the end. There have been many who have compared stephen kings cell with his earlier apocalypsenow effort, the stand. Produced three years ago, this film was better off staying on the shelf. Stephen king s novel cell was published in 2006 and its taken 10 years to get it out on film.
Besides, theres mild amusement to be had watching people shuffle around like violent zombies as a result of cell phone usage. Mar 01, 2015 stephen kings the running man was a film ahead of its time. More a leisurely paced, characterdriven drama with horror elements than an outright thriller, cell wants to warn viewers that they have become too attached to their mobile devices. This message was timely back in 2006, when the stephen king bestseller this film is based on hit bookstores, but it bears some repeating. Cell is a 2006 apocalyptic horror novel by american author stephen king.32 378 871 87 1227 1511 1330 994 181 1331 568 943 636 283 195 267 318 1544 1155 334 433 1486 438 754 976 835 441 9 356 665 744 33 878 648