adaptation of a short story

Maximum Overdrive – USA, 1986

Maximum Overdrive is a 1986 American science fiction horror feature film written and directed by Stephen King. The screenplay was inspired by and loosely based on King’s short story Trucks, which was included in King’s first collection of short stories, Night… Read More ›

The Thing – USA, 1982

‘Man is the warmest place to hide’ The Thing – also known as John Carpenter’s The Thing – is a 1982 American science fiction horror feature film directed by John Carpenter (Vampires; Christine; Halloween, The Fog), written by Bill Lancaster, and starring Kurt… Read More ›

The Pied Piper – UK, 1972

The Pied Piper is a 1972 British film directed by Jacques Demy and starring Jack Wild, Donald Pleasence (Death Line; The Mutations; Halloween) and John Hurt and featuring Donovan and Diana Dors (Nothing But the Night; Craze; Theatre of Blood). It is… Read More ›