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The Mist (2007) Film Review | 365 Day Film Challenge – Day 43

Continuing on with my Frank Darabont/ Stephen King book to film adaptation kick, I watched The Mist, and thoroughly enjoyed my time with the film. Based off of King's short story of the same name, the film chronicles how a mysterious mist envelopes a small town, and how a man named David Drayton (Thomas Jane)… Continue reading The Mist (2007) Film Review | 365 Day Film Challenge – Day 43

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The Green Mile (1999) Film Review | 365 Day Film Challenge – Day 37

Another Frank Darabont film about prisoners, based on a Stephen Kin story. Also, another masterpiece. The Green Mile is the story of Paul Edgecomb (Tom Hanks), who remembers his time working on Death Row, aka "The Green Mile", and his particular encounter with John Coffey (Michael Clarke Duncan). Full of emotion, with a supernatural twist,… Continue reading The Green Mile (1999) Film Review | 365 Day Film Challenge – Day 37

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The Shawshank Redemption (1994) Film Review | 365 Day Film Challenge – Day 33

The Shawshank Redemption is a cinematic tour de force, plain and simple. Based off of Stephen King's novella "Rita Hayworth and Shawshank Redemption", the film follows the life of Andy Dufresne (Tim Robbins), who is accused of murdering his wife and lover and is sent to Shawshank to complete his sentence. Through the years, he… Continue reading The Shawshank Redemption (1994) Film Review | 365 Day Film Challenge – Day 33