An official Signet movie tie-in, this book contains four of Stephen King's most popular novellas. "Apt Pupil", one of the stories in this work, is scheduled to be released in early 1998 by Phoenix Pictures in movie theaters nationwide. Directed by Bryan Singer ("The Usual Suspects"), it stars... show more
An official Signet movie tie-in, this book contains four of Stephen King's most popular novellas. "Apt Pupil", one of the stories in this work, is scheduled to be released in early 1998 by Phoenix Pictures in movie theaters nationwide. Directed by Bryan Singer ("The Usual Suspects"), it stars David Schwimmer, Ian McKellen, Brad Renfro, Joe Morton, Kevin Pollack, and Elias Koteas. Two other stories from this book, "The Body" and "Rita Hayworth and Shawshank Redemption" were also made into major motion pictures.
Publish date: August 29th 1983
Publisher: Signet Book
Pages no: 512
Edition language: English
Series: Different Seasons - winter
This is King's classic collection of four novellas, the first of which led to the beloved movie Shawshank Redemption. I enjoyed two and a half of the stories in this collection. The Shawshank story was outstanding (and it was interesting to see the differences between the book and the film). The Apt...
Verurteilte Unschuldige, strebsame Schuljungen, Freunde für's Leben und beherzte Doktoren zeigen, wie nah das Grauen der täglichen Realität sein kann. In „Frühling, Sommer, Herbst und Tod“ sind insgesamt vier Kurzromane vom Meister des Horrors vereint. In dieser Sammlung sind die Kurzromane "Die Ver...
Synopsis: Different Seasons (1982) is a collection of four novellas, markedly different in tone and subject, each on the theme of a journey. The first is a rich, satisfying, nonhorrific tale about an innocent man who carefully nurtures hope and devises a wily scheme to escape from prison. The second...
L'eterna primavera della speranza - Rita Hayworth e la redenzione di Shawshank L'estate della corruzione - Un ragazzo sveglio L'autunno dell'innocenza - Il corpo Una storia d'inverno - Il metodo di respirazione Sono le storie di Andy, banchiere in carcere con l’accusa d’aver assassinato la moglie....
I'm a little embarrassed to admit this is the very first work of Stephen King's I've read. More embarrassing since my family lives in Maine, which is also his home state. I'm not much of a horror person, so I chose this classic instead. And it was great! What are your favorite King novels? And what ...