Nightmares and Dreamscapes: From the Stories of Stephen King
|Release Date:||Jul 2006|
|Genres||Thriller / Sci-Fi / Horror / Fantasy / Drama|
|Cast:||Robert Mammone(Dr. Peter Jennings / ... (2...), Kodi Smit-McPhee(Brandon), Kim Delaney(Mary Rivingham (1 episode, 2006)), William H. Macy(Clyde Umney / ... (1 episode, 2006)), Jacqueline McKenzie(Gloria Demmick / ... (1 episode,...), Tory Mussett(Arlene 'Candy' Cain /...), Susie Porter(Sally Blair Kinnell (1 episode, 2006)), Sigrid Thornton(Mrs. Anges Sternwood (1 episode, 2006)), Noel Ballantine(Band Member (unknown episodes)), Bill Barretta(Savage Commando (unknown episodes)), Don Bridges(Dark-Coated Man (unknown episodes)), Geoff Burgess(Passerby (unknown episodes)), Hayden Crowther(The Shape (unknown episodes)), Jarrod Dean(The Freak (unknown episodes)), Rhondda Findleton(Sarah Joyce (unknown episodes)), Masam Holden(English Boy (unknown episodes)), Neil Huxley(Tunnel monster (segment "Crouch...), Nicholas Kadi(Soldier (unknown episodes)), Daniel Pirrone-Cook(Mexican Driver (unknown episodes)), Tony Sabin Prince(Army man (unknown episodes)), Oliver Simor((unknown episodes)),|
An eight episode adaptation of Stephen King's short stories, primarily from the Nightmares and Dreamscapes series. "Battleground" follows a quiet hitman becoming a target for violent revenge when he finds a mysterious package on his doorstep; A young woman and her attorney husband getting lost in a notoriously evil London neighborhood named "Crouch End"; "Umney's Last Case" is a 1930's era detective who realizes he's the main character in a novel, and he's being written out; A successful filmmaker films himself in "The End of the Whole Mess", recalling his genius brother's life and the scientific plan he applied to end world violence with unanticipated results; "The Road Virus Heads North" drives into gear as a celebrated writer realizes the demonic figure in the painting he's just acquired, is changing to show that it's onto the same stretch of road he's on; "The Fifth Quarter" has an ex-convict who goes to dastardly means to find treasure that puts his family's life at risk; "Autopsy Room Four" is the occupancy of a man whose about to witness his own autopsy and he's speechless to stop it; A husband and wife on a spontaneous road trip, whose stopover in a town inhabited by late music legends, might not be temporary when they're told "You Know They Got a Hell of a Band".