Highest-Grossing Stephen King Film Adaptations | Episode 171

10ish Podcast

Apr 27 2022 • 1 hr 9 mins


EPISODE 171 | * NOTE: Even if you have never read a Stephen King book, you can still enjoy this episode! * The Shawshank Redemption. The Shining. The Green Mile. There have been literally over 100 film/TV adaptations of novelist Stephen King's work. But which film adaptations have been the most successful? On this episode, Nick is joined by guest sidekick host, Randall Colburn from The Losers' Club podcast, to reveal and analyze the Top 10 Stephen King Film Adaptations Ever, ranked by their box office gross (adjusted for inflation). PLUS: behind-the-scenes trivia for each film, how each film was received when released vs. now, Stephen King's favorite and least-favorite film adaptations, old King vs. new King, which King character is the most iconic?, and MUCH more. * There are no movie spoilers in this episode * ---------------------------------------------- Hear more from Randall on his podcast, The Losers' Club, a weekly series that chronologically digs through the work of Stephen King with humor, irreverence, and a critical eye. Listen now on any podcast app or at https://linktr.ee/thelosersclubpod. Be sure to follow Randall on Twitter @randallcolburn. ---------------------------------------------- EARLY, AD-FREE EPISODES on 10ISH POD+: https://www.10ishpod.com/plus NEWSLETTER: https://www.10ishpod.com/newsletter REDDIT: https://www.reddit.com/r/10ishPod YOUTUBE: https://www.youtube.com/10ishpodcast TWITTER: https://www.twitter.com/10ishpod INSTAGRAM: https://www.instagram.com/10ishpod TIKTOK: https://www.tiktok.com/@10ishpod ---------------------------------------------- Don't miss the brand new bonus episode on 10ish Pod+, featuring the return of the OG Sidekick Host, Brandon! Brandon stops by to discuss and HOT TAKES for his all-time favorite show, The Sopranos. Unlock instant access to this and more than 40 other exclusive bonus episodes now (with more added every month) at https://www.10ishpod.com/plus. ---------------------------------------------- Listen to the Fixers, Inc. podcast on any podcast app or at https://sthb6mx2wkbp4.podbean.com. ---------------------------------------------- Listen to the podcast, Cable was the Babysitter, on any podcast app or at https://cable-was-the-babysitter.sounder.fm. ---------------------------------------------- 10ish Podcast Theme Music:  Hackbeat by Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)  Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License: https://filmmusic.io/standard-license Sopranos Theme Music during 10ish Pod+ Promo: Woke Up this Morning by Alabama 3 Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License: https://filmmusic.io/standard-license Background Music during 10ish Podcast Reviews: Monkeys Spinning Monkeys by Kevin MacLeod https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/4071-monkeys-spinning-monkeys Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices