Quick Answer: Did Stephen King Wrote The Dark Half?

What is the movie The Dark Half about?

Thad Beaumont (Timothy Hutton) has had success writing novels under both his real name and his pseudonym, George Stark, which he uses to publish base thrillers.

When word gets out that they are one and the same, the author holds a mock funeral for Stark.

But after a rash of murders eerily similar to those in the Stark books, Thad and his wife, Liz (Amy Madigan), realize that Stark is real and responsible, and must work with local Sheriff Pangborn (Michael Rooker) to stop him.The Dark Half/Film synopsis.

Who wrote the IT book?

Stephen KingIt/Authors

How long can a person walk before dying?

At 4 miles per hour, it would take 125 hours or ~5 days to reach that point. They would be walking ~96 miles per day.

When was it the book released?

September 15, 1986It/Originally published


The Dark Half introduces Sheriff Alan Pangborn, who will later reappear in Needful Things – another hugely underrated book – and Bag Of Bones. (And, thanks to Pangborn’s reappearance, we discover the true ending of The Dark Half: that, when Beaumont’s wife leaves him, he ends up killing himself.)

Who wrote the long walk?

Stephen KingRichard BachmanThe Long Walk/Authors

Where was the dark half filmed?

Washington CountyRomero’s film “The Dark Half,” which was partially shot in Washington County in 1990. The former office of religion professor Robert Vande Kappelle in Old Main at Washington & Jefferson College in Washington is shown in this Tuesday photo. The office was used as a set in George A.

When was the outsider published?

April 24, 1967The Outsiders/Originally published

When did Stephen King write it?

1986It is a 1986 horror novel by American author Stephen King. It was his 22nd book, and his 17th novel written under his own name. The story follows the experiences of seven children as they are terrorized by an evil entity that exploits the fears of its victims to disguise itself while hunting its prey.

Was the outsider written by Stephen King?

The Outsider (2018) is a horror novel by the American author Stephen King. The novel was published by Scribner.

Who made the book prey?

Michael CrichtonPrey/Authors

Who is George Stark?

George Stark was a pseudonym used by author Thaddeus Beaumont to write hard-boiled crime fiction starring Alexis Machine. Created when Beaumont was having trouble writing his own fiction, the publishing company span an elaborate background for George Stark, treating him as a real person rather than a pseudonym.

Who wins in the long walk?

Peter McVriesHe is the one who eventually wins the Long Walk, though the novel leaves it ambiguous whether he lives or dies. Peter McVries is a well-muscled and athletically fit young man with a sardonic sense of humor and a cynical attitude. He is dark-haired and has a large scar on one cheek.

Who is the dark figure at the end of the long walk?

The Wikipedia entry mentions that the dark figure at the story’s end is perhaps Randall Flagg, a recurring character in King, apparently, who I must confess I don’t remember although I’ve read most of ’70s and ’80s King and King-as-Bachman.

Who is the author of The Dark Half?

Stephen KingThe Dark Half/Authors