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1.

Young prodigy starts fires in one of the best Stephen King adaptations!

7/10
Author: The_Void on 19 July 2006
2.

One of the more accessible King adaptations, but best if you enjoyed the book

7/10
Author: mstomaso on 21 May 2007
3.

Not spectacular, but good

7/10
Author: Toledo-2 on 2 February 1999
4.

Burning Rage

7/10
Author: virek213 on 31 August 2007
5.

Take "Carrie" one step further...

9/10
Author: Lee Eisenberg (lee.eisenberg.pdx@gmail.com) on 16 January 2007
6.

An Awkward Adaptation

5/10
Author: Anthony Piggott on 26 October 2004
7.

Above-average.

7/10
Author: gridoon on 14 February 2002
8.

Thrillling story about a little girl whose parents acquired phenomenal mental powers and who herself can set anything on fire

6/10
Author: ma-cortes on 21 October 2012
9.

Above-average Stephen King theatrical fare.

8/10
Author: Elswet on 1 September 2003
10.

still quite impressive after many years

9/10
Author: PeachHamBeach on 28 March 2007
11.

This is very good!!!

8/10
Author: mjarvis0 on 21 July 2007
12.

Great Cast but the Film is a Flop

Author: Michael_Elliott on 1 October 2012
13.

Better Than Votes Indicate

10/10
Author: DHMJr on 4 September 2002
14.

Unremarkable 80's thriller

5/10
Author: william_morris on 21 December 2016
15.

Firestarter

Author: Scarecrow-88 on 27 January 2007
16.

Wonderful flight of fancy

8/10
Author: BluxMax on 6 January 2007
17.

Decent Stephen King adaptation.

6/10
Author: Paul Andrews (poolandrews@hotmail.com) on 13 July 2007
18.

This one held me from start to finish.

Author: triple8 on 15 March 2004
19.

Drew Barrymore, the most powerful X-Men of them all.

6/10
Author: Boba_Fett1138 on 29 June 2011
20.

A GREAT movie

10/10
Author: nikkita-2 on 5 December 2000
21.

That's HOT!

9/10
Author: Brian T. Whitlock (GOWBTW) on 28 April 2006
22.

O. K. Flick

6/10
Author: camraman (camraman51@yahoo.com) on 26 June 2000
23.

Awesome finale :D

8/10
Author: Smoreni Zmaj on 9 June 2017
24.

A Good Stephen King Adaptation

7/10
Author: destinylives52 on 12 February 2017
25.

"Matches? She don't need no stinking matches!"

8/10
Author: Predrag (pzivojinovic@yahoo.com) on 21 January 2017
26.

More thought-provoking than thrilling

6/10
Author: Leofwine_draca on 16 July 2016
27.

One of the better King adaptations. Drew Barrymore is superb.

8/10
Author: NateWatchesCoolMovies on 11 July 2016
28.

Drew is an exceptional child actress

9/10
Author: kiaora-1 on 21 December 2015
29.

If you think King is just about horror you're a moron...

6/10
Author: Jharnden1 on 24 January 2015
30.

"Not Bad Sci-Fi Flick!"

6/10
Author: gwnightscream on 13 November 2014
31.

Stephen King's Version of "Scanners"

6/10
Author: gavin6942 on 17 October 2014
32.

Decent but nothing all that remarkable

7/10
Author: GL84 on 30 September 2014
33.

interesting movie

5/10
Author: kai ringler on 9 January 2014
34.

Okay version of a Stephen King story; Drew Barrymore

7/10
Author: vincentlynch-moonoi on 8 December 2013
35.

Flaming Biscuits of Doom

6/10
Author: Bonehead-XL on 3 November 2013
36.

More meaningful if you've read the book, but I've seen a lot worse.

7/10
Author: Cleo Woolley on 7 May 2013
37.

Above average thriller, nothing more

7/10
Author: sgtking on 18 September 2010
38.

Pyrokinetic thriller

Author: Master Cultist (smellthecult.com@hotmail.co.uk) on 7 November 2009
39.

Pyrokinetic Little Girl Serves Up Fed Flambé Action Thriller

7/10
Author: ShootingShark on 23 May 2009
40.

The Firestarter House

Author: prestonsc on 23 February 2009
41.

decent science fiction thriller

6/10
Author: disdressed12 on 30 December 2008
42.

"Suppose lighting fires is just the tip of the iceberg?"

Author: Backlash007 on 23 July 2007
43.

A faithful adaptation

Author: lechacal027 on 12 July 2004
44.

Nicely made sci-fi with a terrific child star

7/10
Author: SnoopyStyle on 17 October 2014
45.

Temperature rises to only fizzle.

5/10
Author: lost-in-limbo on 4 November 2007
46.

Much better than thought of here

9/10
Author: jreilly-1 (jreilly@cablevision.com) on 15 March 2003
47.

Satisfying adapted film from first to last frame

Author: ecummins86 on 26 October 2002
48.

***1/2 out of 5

Author: casey_choas66 (casey_choas66@hotmail.com) on 11 August 2002
49.

A modest success

Author: moveefrk on 14 May 2002
50.

one of the best king adaptations to date

Author: emma-77 on 11 March 2002

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