Many of Stephen King’s books have been turned into films of varying quality. For every bonechiller, there is a film that leaves me cold. To make sure you only watch the scariest Stephen King adaptations, I have counted down five of the best films based on his work. Then I have listed five of the worst, so you know which ones to avoid like the plague.
These are only adaptations of Stephen King’s horror stories, so there are no Shawshanks or Green Miles in this list, although they are great films. So without further ado, let’s cut to the murder.