Fan submitted reviews of 1408 (Movie):|
Posted By: Jrockstar - February 25th, 2013 7:56:31 pm EST
How can anyone really say what hasn't already been said of Stephen King, his books, movies, etc.? Speaking not as a critic, a trained writer, but as a fan. I personally, I love this movie, love the atmosphere created, the vibe throughout, and of course the incredible performances by Cusak, and Jackson. I have known others to disagree, but as a long time fan, this I believe stays true to his roots of film adaptations which seriously lacks these days in present film.
Posted By: Ryan - December 15th, 2012 2:33:02 pm EST
Posted By: Jule - August 19th, 2012 4:56:12 pm EDT
GREAT scarry movie. Nearly scared me to death. Cusack and Jackson are great. Cusack really carries this movie. Good old Stephen King stuff. Highly recommend it.
Posted By: Buckyzombie - June 12th, 2012 5:56:17 pm EDT
Scary Movie Stephen King there is. The tension was unbearable at all, the atmosphere was freaky, the old and the daughter visions scared the heck out of me, and surprises, as the woman with the knife, made me SCREAM!
Posted By: Anonymous - March 27th, 2012 3:57:09 am EDT
The movie really does compliment the essence of Mr. Stephen King. Love this movie.
Posted By: James - September 29th, 2011 2:04:38 pm EDT
i liked the movie
Posted By: Froggy6980 - September 8th, 2011 12:19:26 am EDT
loved the movie 1408 is or will there be a part 2 please be one
Posted By: Anonymous - December 21st, 2010 5:08:50 pm EST
Great story..perfect actors for the characters.
Posted By: Shalyca - December 21st, 2010 4:52:30 pm EST
This looks exciting..been a fan since shortly after "The Stand" came out. It remains my favorite book and Mr King remains my favorite author.
Posted By: Stewie - November 7th, 2010 2:55:52 am EST
This movie gave me the creeps. The 2 different endings confused me though.
Posted By: TheMsKungfu - October 15th, 2010 11:31:24 pm EDT
I really enjoyed this movie. One of the few American horror films that has scares and heart.
Posted By: Orr971 - September 6th, 2010 2:47:47 pm EDT
I just luve this movie! one of the best horror movies i have ever seen!!! Stephen King is a pure genius.
Posted By: Linamaria - August 24th, 2010 12:47:00 pm EDT
this was one of the best movies i have seen since dreamcatcher
Posted By: S.K.Rules - August 22nd, 2010 4:32:40 pm EDT
good movie want to see the none directors cut though heard mike doesn't die in it.
Posted By: Lior - May 30th, 2010 3:40:10 pm EDT
Good movie!!! Didn't know Stephen king wrote it, really scary movie
Posted By: Rose - March 24th, 2010 1:10:24 pm EDT
Loved the movie
Posted By: XP3AC3MAK3Rx - December 20th, 2009 6:30:42 am EST
One of my most favorite filmings of your stories. Cusack is just great and the director did a great job.
Posted By: Bluerose45 - December 18th, 2009 3:02:25 pm EST
that was scariest of the year I love it
Posted By: Travis - December 6th, 2009 5:11:26 pm EST
Sherry, lets say you spent a night in that hotel, after the radio turning on by itself, then the clock counting down, thennn the window slamming down onto hes hands. I personally would be scared shit less :P
Posted By: NL - December 2nd, 2009 7:27:30 pm EST
Stephan king is awesome!!! I'm reading the Stand and it's the best!!!
Posted By: Ladyblue - November 1st, 2009 11:40:51 am EST
Posted By: Sherry - September 13th, 2009 3:32:43 pm EDT
He went from nonbeliever to believer so quickly. It made it a little hard to believe.
Posted By: Tarek - July 20th, 2009 10:52:59 am EDT
hieeeeeeeeeeee!my dad said he loved this movie...so i will most likely think it is cool...bye!!!!!!!!!!!!
Posted By: Insomniak - June 4th, 2009 8:15:49 am EDT
I really loved it, seen it at the theater and man this mother-fer had some bite. It was based on SK's short story which I read in his book On Writing. Cusack made me want to be a writer in it-It was Wicked!!!
Posted By: Greeneyes - April 30th, 2009 11:01:27 pm EDT
Wow!! That movie was like the other movies of Stephen King top of the line and the best. As for me Stephen King is the Best Author and the Best in movies.. You just can't get enough of the movies......
Posted By: Anonymous - April 9th, 2009 11:39:22 am EDT
This is the best psychological thriller since Misery, you are with John Cusaak all the way through the film, your see every moment of his experience and it sets a better mood than a thousand other horror films today. Although I preferred the ending where Enslin survived, I bought the DVD and I only have the director's cut where he dies, it's pretty crap. :( If anyone knows how to get the original ending it would be appreciated.
Posted By: Blackbeauty40 - February 12th, 2009 8:44:19 pm EST
I love this movie. I watch it every time it comes on. Each time I watch it, I discover something new that I missed before.
Posted By: Anonymous - December 22nd, 2008 8:40:28 am EST
Wat An Amaziin Fiilm Top 3 oN My Liist For Stephen King. :) The End Was The Best Biit. :D
Posted By: Prince - December 7th, 2008 2:24:22 am EST
Recorder playing Katie's voice spoiled the originality of movie. Anyway its a nice thriller.
Posted By: Fourleaf - November 27th, 2008 5:26:50 pm EST
Thought that this was one of the greater movie adaptions. I mean all his movies are good, I just thought that Samuel L Jackson and John Cusack did good in this movie.
Posted By: A - August 20th, 2008 9:03:15 am EDT
1408 was great! one of the best along side the rest of the king movies!
Posted By: Sylvanna Rayne - August 18th, 2008 12:29:40 am EDT
A wonderful movie! I love King's (as well as the actor's) ability to tackle the long neglected genre of supernatural evil. This isn't some 'explain it away so you don't have to feel scared' movie... I've heard some criticism that it is too much like the video game Silent Hill 4: The Room....to which I can only say, so what? There are a handful of artists out there who hit on similar things, and maybe not because they inspire one another (and if they do, so what?) but maybe because they are all tapping into the same subtle truths!
Posted By: Anonymous - August 14th, 2008 5:55:08 pm EDT
This is, by far, one of my top 5 favorite movies! I read the book in which the story was originally written and thought that it fit the story too A tee, if not even a slight bit better!(Which is rare for me, alot of other people, because usually the movie never even compares to the novel.lol.)
Posted By: Matty - August 3rd, 2008 1:47:42 pm EDT
i thought this has to be one of my favourite stephen king movies by far. This is one of those films which prove you dont have to have blood and gore for a good horror movie! It is EXCELLENT!! 5 stars!!!
Posted By: Rosiereal - August 3rd, 2008 6:28:26 am EDT
excellent, excellent, what else can i say, perfect casting, perfect story, just perfect! scared the bejesus out of me and that is what I like. fantastic!
Posted By: Lane Healy - August 1st, 2008 9:48:37 pm EDT
i thought 1408 was 2 thumbs down but the shining ruled and everything else i have the book cujo at home until my cousins lost it well i was o page 203 it was a master peice ware i was at by