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Stephen King
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Date of Birth: Sep 21, 1947

Country: USA

Biography: Stephen Edwin King is an American author of contemporary horror, suspense, science fiction and fantasy fiction. His books have sold more than 350 million copies which have been made into many movies and television films. As of 2011, King has written and published 49 novels, including seven under the pen name Richard Bachman, five non-fiction books, and nine collections of short stories. Most of his stories are set in his homestate of Maine...(Wikipedia)

Total Titles at Criticker: 88 - You've Seen 0

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Titles You Haven't Rated: Writer (82) | Actor (10) | Creator (1) | Director (1)
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It (2017)
A group of bullied kids band together when a monster, taking the appearance of a clown, begins hunting children.
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Gerald
While trying to spice up their marriage in their remote lake house, Jessie must fight to survive when her husband dies unexpectedly, leaving her handcuffed to their bed frame. (imdb)
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1922 (2017)
A simple yet proud rancher in the year 1922 conspires to murder his wife for financial gain, convincing his teenage son to participate. (imdb)
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Otto (2016)
Otto (2016) - Short Film
Based on a story by Stephen King, "Otto" is the story of an affected man that from a fatal incident, product of his sense of justice, leads him to develop a feel of guilt that goes from fear to resignation through different forms of human behavior. (imdb)
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Cell (2016)
When a mysterious cell phone signal causes apocalyptic chaos, an artist is determined to reunite with his young son in New England. (imdb)
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11.22.63 (2016)
11.22.63 (2016) - TV Mini-Series
High school teacher Jake Epping travels back in time to prevent the assassination of President John F. Kennedy - but his mission is threatened by Lee Harvey Oswald, falling in love, and the past itself, which doesn't want to be changed and shouldn't be changed. (imdb)
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A Good Marriage (2014)
After 25 years of a good marriage, what will Darcy do once she discovers her husband's sinister secret? (imdb)
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Big Driver (2014)
A famous mystery writer sets out for revenge after a brutal attack. (imdb)
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Mercy (2014)
A single mom and her two boys help take care of their grandmother with mystical powers (imdb)
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Carrie (2013)
A sheltered high school girl unleashes her newly developed telekinetic powers after she is pushed too far by her peers. (imdb)
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Stuck in Love (2012)
An acclaimed writer, his ex-wife and their teenage children come to terms with the complexities of love in all its forms over the course of one tumultuous year. (tiff.net)
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Bag of Bones (2011)
Bag of Bones (2011) - TV Mini-Series
A popular writer suffers from increasing writers block after the sudden death of his wife. While taking some personal time at their lake side vacation home, the strange goings on in the nearby town begin to come to light...... (from watching it)
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A Night at the Movies: The Horrors of Stephen King (2011)
Author Stephen King discusses the various types of horror films and why they are so popular with moviegoers. (imdb)
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Children of the Corn (2009)
It's 1975, and a young married couple - Vietnam vet Burt and preacher's daughter Vicki are driving cross-country straight into the heartland of Hell. Here in Gatlin, Nebraska, the town's bloodthirsty children - led by the boy preacher Isaac and his teen enforcer Malachai - have slaughtered all adults by command of He Who Walks Behind The Rows. Now two new Outlanders have arrived...and The Time Of Sacrifice is at hand. (bloody-disgusting.com)
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Dolan
A dark revenge tale about Las Vegas middle school science teacher (Robinson) whose beloved wife (Elizabeth) witnesses an execution in the desert and is then targeted for death by the mobster who committed it, notorious Vegas crime lord Jimmy Dolan. Dolan's vast wealth stems from his human trafficking operations. Dolan succeeds in having Elizabeth killed before she can testify against him. Without a witness to the murders, Dolan goes free, and Robinson must avenge Elizabeth's death on his own. (imdb)
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1408 (2007)
Renowned horror novelist Mike Enslin (Cusack) only believes what he can see with his own two eyes. After a string of bestsellers discrediting paranormal events in the most infamous haunted houses and graveyards around the world, he scoffs at the concept of an afterlife. Enslin's phantom-free run of long and lonely nights is about to change forever when he checks into suite 1408 of the notorious Dolphin Hotel for his latest project, "Ten Nights in Haunted Hotel Rooms." (MGM)
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The Mist (2007)
David Drayton and his young son Billy are among a large group of terrified townspeople trapped in a local grocery store by a strange, otherworldly mist. David is the first to realize that there are "things" lurking in the mist...deadly, horrifying things...creatures not of this world. Survival depends on everybody in the store pulling together...but is that possible, given human nature? (imdb)
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Nightmares and Dreamscapes (2006)
A television mini-series adaptation of Nightmares and Dreamscapes, Stephen King's collection of short horror stories. (imdb)
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Desperation (2006)
En route to Lake Tahoe for a much anticipated vacation, the Carver family is arrested for blowing out all four tires on their camper. Collie Entragian is the arresting officer, the self-made sheriff of a town called Desperation, Nevada, and the quintessential bad cop... (imdb)
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Gotham Cafe (2005)
Gotham Cafe (2005) - Short Film
With divorce on the horizon, a couple are about to find out that a lunch meeting with the wife's attorney is about to get very gruesome. (imdb)
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Riding the Bullet (2004)
A classic coming-of-age tale in which a young man must face his own mortality and the death of a loved one. (Motion Picture Corporation of America)
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All That You Love Will Be Carried Away (2004)
A traveling salesman comes to a motel in Nebraska to commit suicide because he "couldn't go on living the way he had been living". He has a wife, a daughter, and a hobby: recording graffiti which he discovered on his many travels. He first started noting down scrawls on the walls that attracted his attention without any reason but then became "fascinated with those messages"... (Wikipedia)
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The Man in the Black Suit (2004)
A young boy has a terrible encounter with a strange man while fishing in the woods. From the award winning story by Stephen King. (imdb)
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Secret Window (2004)
Mort Rainey is a best selling author whose imagination thrills his reader to the core. But one of his stories holds a secret that comes to life. A secret that even he can't imagine. (Sony Pictures)
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Salem
Writer Ben Mears returns to his childhood home of Jerusalem's Lot and discovers that it is being terrorized by vampires. (imdb)
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Kingdom Hospital (2004)
Stephen King's take on the masterpiece series by Lars von Trier. The story takes place in a hospital in Lewiston, Maine, built on the site of a Civil War-era mill fire in which many children died. (imdb)
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The Diary of Ellen Rimbauer (2003)
Set at the turn of the century, this is the tale of Ellen Rimbauer who just received this mysterious mansion as a wedding gift from her new husband. Her husband is a Seattle oil tycoon who has a dark past which Ellen eventually finds out about... (imdb)
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Dreamcatcher (2003)
Dreamcatcher, the film based on Stephen King's best-selling novel, tells of four young friends who perform a heroic act -- and are changed forever by the uncanny powers they gain in return. Years later the friends, now men, are on a hunting trip in the Maine woods when they are overtaken by a blizzard, a vicious storm in which something much more ominous moves… (Warner Bros.)
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Carrie (2002)
Carrie (2002) - TV Movie
Carrie White is a lonely and painfully shy teenage girl with telekinetic powers who is slowly pushed to the edge of insanity by frequent bullying from both classmates at her school, and her own religious, but abusive, mother. (imdb)
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Rose Red (2002)
Rose Red (2002) - TV Mini-Series
Dr. Joyce Reardon, a psychology professor, leads a team of psychics into the decrepit mansion known as Rose Red. Her efforts unleash the spirit of former owner Ellen Rimbauer and uncover the horrifying secrets of those who lived and died there. (imdb)
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The Dead Zone (2002)
A young man awakens from a six-year coma with the ability to see into peoples futures. (imdb)
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Firestarter 2: Rekindled (2002)
Charlie McGee is a young woman with the unwanted and often uncontrollable gift of pyrokinesis, lighting fires by mere thought. (imdb)
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Night Surf (2002)
Night Surf (2002) - Short Film
Loosely related to The Stand, the brief story follows one evening on a place called Anson Beach, New Hampshire, with a group of teens, survivors of a catastrophic virus called A6, or "Captain Trips", that has wiped out virtually the entire population.
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Children of the Corn: Revelation (2001)
When a girl named Jamie repeatedly tries to contact her grandmother to no avail, she investigates by going to her apartment in Omaha Nebraska....only to find that it's been condemned and overtaken by possesed children! As she digs deeper, she discovers a dark secret about her grandmother and awakens a dark, demonic force that wants Jamie dead and will stop at nothing. (imdb)
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Hearts in Atlantis (2001)
Based on the novel by Stephen King, this drama focuses on an orphaned boy (Yelchin) who forms a friendship with a middle-aged man (Anthony Hopkins), and discovers depths of courage and forgiveness he never imagined. (Warner Bros.)
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Walking The Tracks: The Summer Of
Retrospective documentary on the making of "Stand By Me". (imdb)
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Storm of the Century (1999)
A small village off the mainland is about to receive a huge winter storm. It won't be just another storm for them. A strange visitor named Andre Linoge comes to the small village and gives the residents havoc... (imdb)
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The Green Mile (1999)
Set on Death Row in a Southern prison in 1935, this is the remarkable story of a prison guard who develops a poignant, unusual relationship with one inmate who possesses a magical gift that is both mysterious and miraculous. (Castle Rock Entertainment)
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The Rage: Carrie 2 (1999)
Sequel to the 1976 horror thriller, Carrie 2 is a supernatural thriller about a teenage loner whose telekinetic powers awaken when she becomes the focus of a cruel high school joke. (MGM)
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Children of the Corn 666: Isaac
A girl called Hannah goes back to her hometown (Gatlin) to find out who her mother but on the way she picks up a strange man who fore-shadows her life with a passage from the bible. When she gets there she wakes up Isaac from a coma he has been in for 19 years. Isaac is awake and wants to fulfill the final prophecy! (imdb)
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Apt Pupil (1998)
A dark drama about a sixteen-year-old honor student who recognizes an old man living in his hometown as a hunted Nazi. Compelled to reveal the secrets of his death camp past to earn the boy's silence, the German fugitive derives a sinister scheme to implicate the teenager in a dangerous psychological game. (Sony)
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Sometimes They Come Back... for More (1998)
On a arctic circle radio shack, an ancient evil lurks, ready to strike at a psychologist, an army man and their collective forces. (imdb)
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Children of the Corn V: Fields of Terror (1998)
Six college students take a wrong turn and find themselves lost in a strangely deserted rural town... only to discover that this deceptively quiet place hides a murderous cult of children controlled by evil forces! Yet even as bodies begin cropping up all around them, the young friends decide to stay and rescue the children... or die trying! (imdb)
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The Shining (1997)
The Shining (1997) - TV Mini-Series
Television adaptation of Stephen King novel that follows a recovering alcoholic professor. He ends up taking a job as a winter caretaker for a remote Colorado hotel which he seeks as an opportunity to finish a piece of work. With his wife and son with him, the caretaker settles in, only to see visions of the hotel's long deceased employees and guests. With evil intentions, they manipulate him into his dark side which takes a toll on he and his family. (imdb)
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The Night Flier (1997)
Two investigative reporters for a tabloid magazine track down across country "The Night Flier", a serial killer who travels by private plane stalking victims in rural airports. One of the reporters, Richard Dees, begins to suspect that "the Night Flier could perhaps be a vampire". (imdb)
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Trucks (1997)
Trucks (1997) - TV Movie
Based on the short story by Stephen King, this tells the tail of trucks suddenly coming to life and attacking their owners. (imdb)
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Quicksilver Highway (1997)
Two tales of terror, told by a travelling showman. (imdb)
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Sometimes They Come Back... Again (1996)
A man returns to his hometown only to be haunted by ghostly teenagers. (imdb)
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Thinner (1996)
A lawyer is cursed by a gypsy to lose weight...and lose weight...and lose weight... (imdb)
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Children of the Corn IV: The Gathering (1996)
All the kids in a town over night become feverish and have convulsions. The next day they start to become evil, change their names for those of kids killed long ago, and then start killing any adult in their path, in vicious and mysterious forms (imdb)
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The Langoliers (1995)
The Langoliers (1995) - TV Mini-Series
Most of the passengers on an airplane disappear, and the remainder land the plane in a mysteriously barren airport. (imdb)
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The Mangler (1995)
Detective John Hunton is investigating an iron folding machine that has found a taste for eating people. While he tries to solve the mystery, Bill Gartley, the owner, wants to find new victims for his machine. (imdb)
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Dolores Claiborne (1995)
A big-city reporter travels to the small town where her mother has been arrested for the murder of an elderly woman that she works for as a maid. (imdb)
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Children of the Corn III: Urban Harvest (1995)
Two young Gatling residents are orphaned after the younger brother kills their father. So, the terror of Gatling goes urban when the two boys are placed in the custody of two foster parents... (imdb)
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The Stand (1994)
The Stand (1994) - TV Mini-Series
After the world is decimated by a man-made plague, a battle of literally Biblical proportions ensues between the survivors. (imdb)
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The Shawshank Redemption (1994)
Andy Dufresne is a young and successful banker whose life changes drastically when he is convicted and sentenced to life imprisonment for the murder of his wife and her lover. Set in the 1940's, the film shows how Andy, with the help of his friend Red, the prison entrepreneur, turns out to be a most unconventional prisoner. (imdb)
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The Tommyknockers (1993)
The Tommyknockers (1993) - TV Mini-Series
The small town of Haven becomes a hot-bed of inventions all run by a strange green power device. The whole town is digging something up in the woods, and only an alcoholic poet can unfathom the secret of the tommyknockers. (imdb)
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Needful Things (1993)
Leland Gaunt comes to Sheriff Alan Pangborn's pleasant little New England town, and opens a store. What this kindly Satan sells is whatever you need, from a surcease from pain to an object which you have always coveted. (imdb)
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The Dark Half (1993)
When Thad Beaumont was a child, he had an operation to remove a tumour from his brain. during the operation, it was discovered that far from being a tumor, the growth was a twin brother of Thad's that never developed... (imdb)
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The Lawnmower Man (1992)
A simple man is turned into a genius through the application of computer science. (imdb)
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Children of the Corn II: The Final Sacrifice (1992)
Sequel to the '84 film. 8 years after the first, authorities discover the mutilated bodies of adults in the secluded town of Gatlin, Nebraska and children hiding in the corn. Enter John Garrett and son Danny who head for Gatlin on a story and get caught up in this mess when an orphan named Micah is possessed by He Who Walks Behind The Rows. (imdb)
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Sleepwalkers (1992)
A mother-and-son team of strange supernatural creatures come to town to seek out a virgin to feed on. (imdb)
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Sometimes They Come Back (1991)
Based on a book by Stephen King. A school teacher returning to the town he grew up in 30 years earlier is haunted by the ghosts of highschool thugs that were killed in a freak accident along with his brother. (imdb)
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Graveyard Shift (1990)
Based on Stephen King's short story about a Maine textile mill, where it's workers come into contact with something far more gruesome than anyone might expect. (imdb)
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Misery (1990)
A famous novelist is "rescued" from a car crash by an obsessed fan. (imdb)
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It (1990)
It (1990) - TV Mini-Series
Seven youths have to defeat a demonic creature named Pennywise which dresses in a clown suit and terrorizes a 1960's town in Maine. (imdb)
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Tales from the Darkside: The Movie (1990)
In anthology style, a child tells three stories of horror to keep from being eaten by a witch. (imdb)
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Pet Sematary (1989)
The Creeds have just moved to a new house in the countryside. Their house is perfect, except for two things: the semi-trailers that roar past on the narrow road, and the mysterious cemetary in the woods behind the house (imdb)
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A Return to Salem
A man and his son vacation to the quiet vampire populated town of Salem's Lot. (imdb)
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The Lawnmower Man (1987)
Much more faithful to King's story than the 1992 film, this twelve-minute Dollar Baby short film was written by future professional screenwriter and New Line production executive Michael De Luca (In the Mouth of Madness) and directed by Jim Gonis. (Wikipedia.com)
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Creepshow 2 (1987)
George Romero and Stephen King return to bring three stories that include a vengeful wooden Native American, a monstrous blob in a lake, and a hitchhiker who wants revenge...and will not die! (imdb)
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The Running Man (1987)
A wrongly-convicted man must try to survive a public execution gauntlet staged as a TV game show. (imdb)
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Long Live the New Flesh: The Films of David Cronenberg (1986)
Documentary about the career of director David Cronenberg, with clips from his films and interviews with friends, colleagues, film critics and Cronenberg himself. (imdb)
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Stand by Me (1986)
After the death of a friend, a writer recounts a boyhood journey to find a body of a missing boy (imdb)
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Stephen King
A documentary about the works of novelist Stephen King and his influence on popular culture and his impact on horror film and novels. Portions of this documentary were repackaged and released as "This is Horror", released in 1989. (imdb)
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Maximum Overdrive (1986)
A group of people try to survive when machines start to come alive and become homicidal. (imdb)
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Silver Bullet (1985)
Werewolf terrorizes small city where lives Marty Coslaw, - a paralytic boy - his uncle and his sister - the narrator of the story. (imdb)
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Cat
A stray cat is the linking element of three tales of suspense and horror. (imdb)
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Children of the Corn (1984)
A boy preacher named Isaac goes to a town in Nebraska called Gatlin and gets all the children to murder every adult in town... (imdb)
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Firestarter (1984)
Andrew and Vicky McGee met while earning money as guinea pigs for an experiment at college. The experiment was shrouded in suspicion and mystery, and seemed to be related to psychic abilities. The two were married and had a daughter Charile, who has the ability to start fires by merely thinking about it. Naturally, the government takes a great interest in Charlie, and operatives from the secret department known as "The Shop" want to quarrantine and study her. (imdb)
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Cujo (1983)
A friendly St. Bernard named "Cujo" contracts rabies and conducts a reign of terror on a small American town. (imdb)
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The Dead Zone (1983)
A man awakens from a coma to discover he has a psychic detective ability. (imdb)
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Christine (1983)
A nerdish boy buys a strange car with a evil mind of its own and his nature starts to change to reflect it. (imdb)
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Creepshow (1982)
Inspired by the E.C. comics of the 1950s, George A.Romero and Stephen King bring five tales of terror to the screen. (imdb)
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The Boogeyman (1982)
A man tries to explain to his psychiatrist that the Boogeyman is real and has been killing his children. (imdb)
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The Shining (1980)
A family heads to an isolated hotel for the winter where an evil spiritual presence influences the father into violence, while his psychic son sees horrific forebodings from the past and of the future.
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Salem
A small town is infested by vampires. (imdb)
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Carrie (1976)
A mousy and abused girl with telekinetic powers gets pushed too far on one special night.
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