Today marks the 30th anniversary of Stand By Me, Rob Reiner’s finely-tuned, well-preserved 1986 adaptation of Stephen King’s 1982 novella The Body. The timeless coming-of-age story remains relevant today but it is far from the only enduring movie inspired by the Master of Horror. After revisiting Stand By Me, be sure to watch these five killer King movies too.
Not all of the prolific author's flicks are killer, but these will knock you dead.
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