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15 Stephen King Stories Made Into Films


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Firestarter (1984)

College students beware: Those medical tests you participate in to earn money for rent could result in serious trouble later in life. So it goes with Andy and Vicky McGee, who were given doses of a nasty chemical in college that would adversely affect their future daughter, played by a cute but dangerous Drew Barrymore. A TV miniseries entitled Firestarter: Rekindled was produced in 2002, possibly because King is rumored to have hated the original, something filmmakers have to be wary of when working with him.