First screened in May 2003 / Most recently screened in July 2015
Director: Taylor Hackford. Cast: Kathy Bates, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Judy Parfitt, Christopher Plummer, David Strathairn, Ellen Muth, John C. Reilly, Eric Bogosian, Bob Gunton, Sandy MacDonald. Screenplay: Tony Gilroy (based on the novel by Stephen King). Twitter Capsule:
Hackford is not nimble enough with the temporal shifts, cold milieu, and difficult tone. Ambitious but strained.
Imagine Misery remade by Douglas Sirk. If you're not sure you'd love that, admit you'd be interested in that. No groundbreaker, but it's got rare conviction.