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Stephen king's the mist.
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Stephen king's the mist.

It's an amazing book, Not only the book, but the different way the movie spun the books ending gives 2 different stories completely. I saw the end of the movie and I was like.

What the fuck. That was amazing. I am shitting bricks.

It is completely required you watch the movie and read the book, More importantly the movie.

Had to move on. Account is dead.
11-29-2010 04:05 PM
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Re: Stephen king's the mist.

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That was probably the only movie where defeating the alien invasion actually makes the ending worse. When the tank comes out of the mist my jaw just dropped and I couldn't believe that a Hollywood studio would allow something that bleak. Just beautiful.

I think Buenaventura Durruti is a pretty cool guy. eh kills fascists and doesnt afraid of ruins.
The quickest way to kill a revolution is to wait for it.
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