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Summary After a famous author is rescued from a car crash by a fan of his novels, he comes to realize that the care he is receiving is only the beginning of a nightmare of captivity and abuse.

Misery

Metascore Generally Favorable Based on 23 Critic Reviews
75
User Score Universal Acclaim Based on 115 User Ratings
8.3
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Summary After a famous author is rescued from a car crash by a fan of his novels, he comes to realize that the care he is receiving is only the beginning of a nightmare of captivity and abuse.

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Metascore
Generally Favorable Based on 23 Critic Reviews
75
87% Positive
20 Reviews
13% Mixed
3 Reviews
0% Negative
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Metascore
Generally Favorable Based on 23 Critic Reviews
75
87% Positive
20 Reviews
13% Mixed
3 Reviews
0% Negative
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Universal Acclaim Based on 115 User Ratings
8.3
91% Positive
105 Ratings
8% Mixed
9 Ratings
1% Negative
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Universal Acclaim Based on 115 User Ratings
8.3
91% Positive
105 Ratings
8% Mixed
9 Ratings
1% Negative
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Production Company Castle Rock Entertainment, Nelson Entertainment
Release Date Nov 30, 1990
Duration 1 h 47 m
Rating R
Tagline This Christmas there will be... Misery.
Academy Awards, USA
• 1 Win & 1 Nomination
Golden Globes, USA
• 1 Win & 1 Nomination
Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA
5 Nominations