Storm of the Century
USA Canada, 1999, 257min
: Craig R. Baxley
Tyler Bannerman, Spencer Breslin, Dyllan Christopher, Tim Daly, Jeffrey DeMunn, Nada Despotovich, Debrah Farentino, Colm Feore, Denis Forest, Soo
The small town of Little Tall Island lying off the coast of Maine's fallen on hard times. Its inhabitants are thoroughly preparing for the massive snow storm that has to be the worst in the last hundred years. In nejvypjatějším a few, however, of the blizzard emerge the evil much more frightening, a mysterious stranger, who calls himself Andre Linoge. He knows even the deepest dark secrets of every inhabitant of the town and is used to make some of them forced to suicide, another to change to murder. Every time while making passes to residents of a very simple request. Claim: "Give me what I want and I'll go." Andre is in fact the devil's messenger and what he wants, is one of the children of Little Tall Island. A child who would be raised as a successor, so that might eventually take over his earthly duties. Although it is his life many times longer than human life, it is not Linoge immortal and so needs to train a suitable replacement. His power is great. He not only knows the secrets of everyone in town and can do everyone in life a real hell, but can even destroy the whole city. And in the town there is only one person who has enough strength to oppose him. Sheriff Mike Anderson, who is trying to protect residents not only from the storm, but also from evil in the form of André. A three-part american horror story originated in 1999, when as a television miniseries, directed by Craig R. Baxley (the Diary of Ellen Rimbauer) according to the subject matter and the script by Stephen King, one of the most famous contemporary writers. The storm of the century is the first idea, which stems from the book, but King wrote specifically for a television miniseries. Although originally wanted to only write the script, eventually the story worked also as a classic novel, which came out shortly after was the three-part miniseries in the premiere listed on the screens.
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