King of Horror: Expanded Edition

King of Horror: Expanded Edition

A fanged ominous monster lurking in the basement. No matter what your biggest fear is, no one knows It better than Stephen King. Sinister events bring together a writer, fascinated with an old hilltop house, and a suave antiques dealer. Stephen King offers up two terrifying tales and an all-new story written for this movie. Five shocking yarns, each a virtuoso exercise in the ghouls-and-gags style of classic '50s horror comics. All work and no play makes the caretaker of an isolated resort go way off the deep end, terrorizing his son and wife. A banker, who's wrongly convicted of murder, plots a prison escape. A gentle giant of a prisoner with supernatural powers who brings a sense of spirit and humanity to his guards. Four friends reunite as adults to fight an invading alien force that controls human beings. Kathy Bates, Jennifer Jason Leigh and Christopher Plummer star in an atmospheric whodunit.
A fanged ominous monster lurking in the basement. No matter what your biggest fear is, no one knows It better than Stephen King. Sinister events bring together a writer, fascinated with an old hilltop house, and a suave antiques dealer. Stephen King offers up two terrifying tales and an all-new story written for this movie. Five shocking yarns, each a virtuoso exercise in the ghouls-and-gags style of classic '50s horror comics. All work and no play makes the caretaker of an isolated resort go way off the deep end, terrorizing his son and wife. A banker, who's wrongly convicted of murder, plots a prison escape. A gentle giant of a prisoner with supernatural powers who brings a sense of spirit and humanity to his guards. Four friends reunite as adults to fight an invading alien force that controls human beings. Kathy Bates, Jennifer Jason Leigh and Christopher Plummer star in an atmospheric whodunit.

Included In This Bundle

  • Stephen King's Cat's Eye

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    Drew Barrymore, James Woods, Alan King, and Robert Hays star in this three-part anthology of Stephen King short stories connected by a stray cat who wanders through each tale. Chain smoker Morrison (Woods) joins a stop-smoking group run by sadistic Dr. Monatti (Alan King). A gambler named Cressner (Kenneth McMillan) makes a bet with his wife's lover. And a young girl (Barrymore) is terrorized by a tiny troll.
  • Creepshow

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    Two macabre masters - writer Stephen King and director George A. Romero - conjure up five shocking yarns, each a virtuoso exercise in the ghouls-and-gags style of classic '50s horror comics. A murdered man emerges from the grave for Father's Day cake. A meteor's ooze makes everything ... grow. A professor selects his wife as a snack for a crated creature. A scheming husband plants two lovers up to their necks in terror. A malevolent millionaire with an insect phobia becomes the prey of a cockroach army. Add the spirited performances of a fine cast (Hal Holbrook, Adrienne Barbeau, Leslie Nielsen, Ted Danson, E.G. Marshall and King himself) and the ghoulish makeup wizardry of Tom Savini. Let the Creepshow begin.
  • Dolores Claiborne

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    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. Kathy Bates, Jennifer Jason Leigh and Christopher Plummer star in an atmospheric whodunit that's part mystery, part human drama and wholly entertaining.
  • Dreamcatcher

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    Academy Award-nominee and Golden Globe-winner Morgan Freeman ("The Sum of All Fears", "Along Came A Spider") stars in this supernatural thriller from the master of horror, Stephen King, with a screenplay by Academy Award-winner William Goldman ("Absolute Power", "All The President's Men"). Tom Sizemore ("Saving Private Ryan", "Heat") and Donnie Wahlberg ("The Sixth Sense", "Band of Brothers" TV's "Boomtown") also star in the film directed by Academy Award-nominee Lawrence Kasdan, who co-wrote the screenplays for "Raiders of the Lost Ark", "The Empire Strikes Back" and "Return of the Jedi." Four friends, tied together through a telepathic bond they gained as children, reunite as adults to fight an invading alien force that controls human beings like helpless puppets and threaten to take over the earth. Also starring Thomas Jane ("Deep Blue Sea", "Face/off"), Jason Lee ("Vanilla Sky", "Enemy of the State") and Timothy Olyphant ("Gone in Sixty Seconds", "Go").
  • Salem's Lot (1979)

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    A New England village is plagued by vampirism in this blood-curdling shocker based on the bestselling novel by Stephen King, directed by Tobe Hooper (Poltergeist) and starring David Soul, James Mason, Bonnie Bedelia, Lew Ayres and Ed Flanders. Sinister events bring together a writer fascinated with an old hilltop house, a suave antiques dealer whose expertise goes beyond bric-a-brac and the dealer's mysterious, pale-skinned partner.
  • Stephen King's It

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    It can be anything. A fanged monster that won't stay on the movie screen. Something ominous lurking in the basement. No matter what your biggest fear is, no one knows It better than Stephen King. Based on the King Of Horror's 1986 bestseller, It is a jittery, jolting excursion into personal fear. A malevolent force in a small New England town takes the shape of a clown, but he's not clowning around. Instead, he terrifies youngsters and brings some to their untimely doom - until some wily kids fight back. The evil resurfaces 30 years later: meaner, angrier, deadlier. And friends who vividly remember youthful terrors reunite to fight It.
  • The Green Mile

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    Oscar nominated best picture adaptation of a Stephen King novel about a gentle giant of a prisoner with supernatural powers, who brings a sense of spirit and humanity to his guards and fellow inmates. Oscar award winning actor Tom Hanks heads the cast in this emotionally riveting story.
  • The Shawshank Redemption

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    A prominent banker unjustly convicted of murder spends many years in the Shawshank prison. He is befriended by a convict who knows the ropes and helps him to cope with the frightening realities of prison life.
  • The Shining

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    All work and no play makes Academy Award-winner Jack Nicholson ("As Good As It Gets", "Batman"), the caretaker of an isolated resort, go way off the deep end, terrorizing his young son and wife Shelley Duvall ("Roxanne"). Master filmmaker Stanley Kubrick's ("Full Metal Jacket", "2001: A Space Odyssey") visually haunting chiller, based on the bestseller by master-of-suspense Stephen King ("The Stand", "Carrie", "The Shawshank Redemption"), is an undeniable contemporary classic. Newsweek Magazine calls this "the first epic horror film" full of indelible images, and a signature role for Nicholson whose character was recently selected by AFI for its 50 Greatest Villains.