When we talk about horror and fantasy movies such as IT, In the Tall Grass, Gerald’s Game, Pet Sematary, and The Dark Tower, the first name that strikes to our mind are “Stephen King”, the king of horror.
He is award-winning American authors who write suspense, supernatural, horrors and fantasy novels which have adapted into television series, popular movies, mini-series, and comic books.
Various Stephan King movies win praise and multiple viewing. Some of them are mentioned below.
1. In the Tall Grass (2019)
The new movie of Stephen king that win people heart in 2019 is “In the Tall Grass” a Vincenzo Natali directed movie based on Stephen King and Joe Hill’s 2012 novella of the same name. It shows the group of people who lost in the tall grass and soon discovers that there is no way to come out.
The movie premiered in theatre on September 20, 2019, and it will release on Netflix on October 4, 2019. The cast of the movie includes several big names such as Patrick Wilson as Ross Humboldt, Rachel Wilson as Natalie Humboldt and Will Buie Jr. as Tobin Humboldt.
2. It: Chapter Two (2019)
Andy Muschietti directed the movie “It: Chapter Two” is the best horror movie set in 2016. It shows the story of the Losers Club members who reunite to defeat the eponymous being that comes back to scare the town of Derry, Maine.
It is the second popular horror movie of “IT” film series that is based on the 1986 novel, written by Stephen King.
3. Pet Sematary (2019)
American supernatural film “Pet Sematary” is the second adaptation of 1983 novel of the same name, written by Stephen King.
The story focuses on Dr. Louis and his wife who decide to relocate to a new place with their two young children. But soon the couple comes to know a mysterious burial ground hidden deep in the woods near their home.
4. I am the doorway (2018)
This is a science fiction movie released in 2018. It shows how an astronaut changes after being exposed to a mutagen. He caught that mutagen in a mission to Venus. He also sees and feels the gradual change in his body. The changes happen to like the development of numerous tiny balls in the fingertips.
5. The Dark Tower (2017)
Based on Stephen King’s novel of the same name, The Dark Tower is a dark fantasy movie directed by Nikolaj Arcel.
The film follows the concept of a parallel universe. It shows several elements from the eight series novel and takes place in Mid-world and modern New York City. It shows a boy, who is haunted by a dark tower that is obsessed with an evil warlock, who wants to destroy the tower and open the gate of hell.
6. Gerald’s Game (2017)
Gerald’s Game is one of the best horror stories that is based on Stephan’s king novel of the same name. This horrified movie shows what happens when a woman accidentally kills her husband during a sex role in the remote lake house.
The horror-thriller movie was released on September 29, 2017, on your favorite streaming channel “Netflix”.
7. 1922 (2017)
1922 is one of the popular movies that take your hearts away. It is an interesting classic horror movie that shows the story of a farmer (Wilfred “Wolf” James) who goes to the hotel in Nebraska to confront the 1922 murder of his wife.
8. The Mist (2007)
The Mist is the science-fiction adaptations of Stephen King novel. With the unique cast, the story shows a strong or violent storm that unleashes the bloodthirsty creatures in a small town where people fight for their lives. The movie is directed by Frank Darabont.
9. The Dead Zone (1983)
The Dead Zone is a worth-watching movie that is based on Stephen King 1979 novel of the same name. It shows the story of a man’s struggle with personal tragedy and redemption. It is an awesome collection of horror-thriller elements.
10. Cat’s Eye (1985)
Directed by Lewis Teague, Cat’s Eye is a collection of three anthology tales that are linked by a stray cat. This Stephen King is full of suspense and horror and stars various characters such as Drew Barrymore, James Wood, and others.
11. Misery (1990)
Another big name that adds in the list of Stephen King horror thriller movie is “Misery”. It is the story of an author who is rescued from a car crash by his fans. But soon he discovers the love and care he is receiving is only the beginning of a nightmare of captivity and abuse.