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A Constant Reader’s Top Five Stephen King Films

I think it was last week where I was floating through the interwebs, like I often do, and discovered that Nerdist had posted a column breaking down the best Stephen King movies of all time. My immediate thought was, "Oooooh what fun" followed by "I'm not going to read that". I know, such conflicting thoughts in such rapid succession. I didn't read the column because I instantly wanted to do that too and didn't want Nerdist to alter my perception of what I think are the best Stephen King movies....

8 Movies and Shows With Their Own Losers’ Clubs to Watch Before You See ‘It’

When people think of  It they immediately think of a terrorizing evil clown, which...fair. However, one of the things that makes It so great is the group of kids (better known as The Losers' Club) running around Derry, Maine trying to solve the mystery of the town's many disappearances. It's another film on a fun list of movies and shows that are about kids yet not always necessarily for kids (although many of them are). I thought it would be fun to put together some of these youthful adventure movies that are packed with nostalgia...

Stephen King Reigns Supreme in 2017!

More than 60 feature films and 25 TV series have been based on the works of legendary story telling master, Stephen King. Audiences have been treated to thrills, chills, twists, and even some heartwarming moments since Carrie appeared on the big screen in 1976. It is mind boggling to think of all the Stephen King adaptations over the past 4 decades. The Shining. Credit: Wicked Horror Who can forget Jack Nicholson's famous "Here's Johnny!" from The Shining, or how about Kathy Bates very creepy "I'm your biggest fan." from Misery. Didn't we all...