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Misery

After a car crash, famed author Paul Sheldon is rescued by a fan of his novels. However, when the obsessive fan holds him captive and begins to abuse him, Sheldon must find a way to escape in order to survive.

Misery
Released:
November 30, 1990

Cast:

James Caan
Kathy Bates

Director:
Rob Reiner

Producer:
Rob Reiner, Andrew Scheinman

Written by:
William Goldman (screenplay), Stephen King (novel)

Distributor:
Columbia Pictures

Budget:
$20 million

Box Office:
$61.3 million

Awards:

Academy Award (Won) - Best Actress in a Leading Role (Kathy Bates)
Golden Globe (Won) - Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Kathy Bates



Rotten Tomatoes Score:
89%