This week on Episode 237 of the InSession Film Podcast, inspired by the 2017 It remake, we discussed our favorite Stephen King movie adaptations scenes. Stephen King movie adaptations have certainly seen their ups and downs over the years, ranging in quality from utterly terrible to some of the best films of all-time. Regardless of rank, these films have seen some powerful moments and memorable scenes that qualified for our lists this week, and we had fun discussing them. On that note, what movies would make your list? Here are the one’s that made ours:
**Please keep in mind that we each had different criteria for our selections**
1) Standing in Rain After Escape – The Shawshank Redemption
2) My Dad Hates Me – Stand By Me
3) Twins Reveal – The Shining
1) You’re a Woman Now – Carrie
2) Camp Fire Story – Stand By Me
3) Katie Encounter – 1408
1) Prom Showdown – Carrie
2) Jack Confronts Wendy – The Shining
3) Final Escape – The Shawshank Redemption
Honorable Mentions (Combined)
Various scenes in The Shining, The Shawshank Redemption, Stand By Me, Carrie, Misery, The Green Mile, The Mist, Pet Cemetary, Children of the Corn, Delores Claiborne, It (2017)
Hopefully you guys enjoyed our lists and if you agree or disagree with us, let us know in the comment section below. Obviously there are a ton of other movies and scenes we didn’t mention that could have made your list, depending on your criteria and tastes. That being said, what would be your Top 3? Leave a comment in the comment section or email us at [email protected].
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