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Misery (1990)

R
107 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

After a famous author is rescued from a car crash by a fan of his novels, he comes to realize that the care he is receiving is only the beginning of a nightmare of captivity and abuse.
Director
Writers
Stephen King (novel "Misery") | William Goldman (screenplay)
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$ 20,000,000
Opening Wknd
$ 10,076,834
Gross (USA)
$ 61,276,872
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Release date
Nov 30, 1990 (United States)

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James Caan
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Kathy Bates
Annie Wilkes Annie Wilkes   See fewer
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Frances Sternhagen
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Thomas Brunelle
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June Christopher
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Archie Hahn
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Gregory Snegoff
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Wendy Bowers
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Misery the Pig
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John Michael Quinn
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Rob Reiner
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Ratings Breakdown

7.8 / 10 | 155,959 votes