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Storm of the Century 

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A dangerous blizzard hits an isolated town and brings along a mysterious stranger intent on terrorizing people for his own desires.
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Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 2 wins & 10 nominations. See more awards »

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Series cast summary:
Becky Ann Baker ...  Ursula Godsoe 3 episodes, 1999
Kathleen Chalfant ...  Joanna Stanhope 3 episodes, 1999
Adam Zolotin ...  Davey Hopewell 3 episodes, 1999
Adam LeFevre ...  Ferd Andrews 3 episodes, 1999
Peter MacNeill ...  Sonny Brautigan 3 episodes, 1999
Beth Dixon ...  Tess Merchant 3 episodes, 1999
Leif Anderson ...  Johnny Harriman 3 episodes, 1999
Marcia Laskowski Marcia Laskowski ...  Linda St. Pierre 3 episodes, 1999
John Innes ...  Reverend Riggins 3 episodes, 1999
Nancy Beatty Nancy Beatty ...  Octavia Godsoe 3 episodes, 1999
Richard Blackburn Richard Blackburn ...  Andy Robichaux 3 episodes, 1999
Gaylyn Britton Gaylyn Britton ...  Mary Hopewell 3 episodes, 1999
Harley English-Dixon Harley English-Dixon ...  Heidi St. Pierre 3 episodes, 1999
Sam Morton Sam Morton ...  Harry Robichaux 3 episodes, 1999
Cayda Rubin Cayda Rubin ...  Sally Godsoe 3 episodes, 1999
Kristin Baxley Kristin Baxley ...  Annie Huston 3 episodes, 1999
Norma Edwards Norma Edwards ...  Betty Soames 3 episodes, 1999
Richard Fitzpatrick ...  Jonas Stanhope 3 episodes, 1999
Joan Gregson ...  Della Bissonette 3 episodes, 1999
David Hughes David Hughes ...  Burt Soames 3 episodes, 1999
Helen Hughes ...  Roberta Coign 3 episodes, 1999
Arlene Mazerolle ...  Jill Robichaux 3 episodes, 1999
Tyler Bannerman Tyler Bannerman ...  Frank Bright 3 episodes, 1999
Spencer Breslin ...  Donny Beals 3 episodes, 1999
Dyllan Christopher ...  Ralph Emerick 'Ralphie' Anderson 3 episodes, 1999
Tim Daly ...  Constable Mike Anderson / ... 3 episodes, 1999
Jeffrey DeMunn ...  Town Manager Robbie Beals 3 episodes, 1999
Nada Despotovich Nada Despotovich ...  Sandra Beals 3 episodes, 1999
Debrah Farentino ...  Molly Anderson 3 episodes, 1999
Colm Feore ...  Andre Linoge (Human & Monster Form) / ... 3 episodes, 1999
Denis Forest ...  Kirk Freeman 3 episodes, 1999
Soo Garay ...  Melinda Hatcher 3 episodes, 1999
Nicky Guadagni ...  Jenna Freeman 3 episodes, 1999
Torri Higginson ...  Angela Carver 3 episodes, 1999
Stephen Joffe ...  Buster Carver 3 episodes, 1999
Carson Manning 3 episodes, 1999
Christopher Marren Christopher Marren ...  Henry Bright 3 episodes, 1999
Skye McCole Bartusiak ...  Pippa Hatcher 3 episodes, 1999
Julianne Nicholson ...  Katrina Withers 3 episodes, 1999
Steve Rankin ...  Jack Carver 3 episodes, 1999
Casey Siemaszko ...  Alton 'Hatch' Hatcher 3 episodes, 1999
Myra Carter Myra Carter ...  Cora Stanhope 2 episodes, 1999
Jeremy Jordan ...  Billy Soames 2 episodes, 1999
Ron Perkins ...  Peter Godsoe 2 episodes, 1999
Jack Jessop Jack Jessop ...  George Kirby 2 episodes, 1999
David Ferry ...  Lloyd Wishman 2 episodes, 1999
Shawn Doyle ...  Lucien Fournier 2 episodes, 1999
Victor Ertmanis Victor Ertmanis ...  Alex Haber 2 episodes, 1999
Lynne Griffin ...  Jane Kingsbury 2 episodes, 1999
Joel Keller ...  Cal Freese 2 episodes, 1999
Hardee T. Lineham ...  William (Bill) Timmons 2 episodes, 1999
Gerard Parkes ...  Orville Boucher 2 episodes, 1999
Michael Rhoades Michael Rhoades ...  Stan Hopewell 2 episodes, 1999
Kay Tremblay Kay Tremblay ...  Robbie's Mother 2 episodes, 1999
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Storyline

During the midst of a brutal blizzard, residents of an off-shore village are menaced by a powerful force of darkness in the form of a sinister stranger who begins to exploit the town members darkest secrets in till they give him "what he wants"

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Terror that takes you by storm! See more »


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for intense thematic elements and violence/gore | See all certifications »

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Canada | USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

14 February 1999 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Stephen King's Storm of the Century See more »

Filming Locations:

San Francisco, California, USA See more »

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Budget:

$35,000,000 (estimated)
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Runtime:

(3 parts)

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Colm Feore took it upon himself to make friends with all the child actors, as he didn't want any of them to be genuinely scared of him. See more »

Goofs

When they are trying to bring Linoge in through the back of the store, Alton Hatcher say's he unlocked the door. But when Robbie Beals tries pulling on the door, you can clearly see the lock is still engaged. See more »

Quotes

TV Reporter: What really happened in Roanoke in 1587? And what happened here on Little Tall Island in 1989? We may never know. But I know one thing, Davey, you're too damn short to play basketball.
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Referenced in Rose Red (2002) See more »

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a good miniseries
6 August 2006 | by lee_eisenbergSee all my reviews

Stephen King created an unnerving miniseries with "Storm of the Century", about a blizzard in a Maine town bringing a stranger (Colm Feore) who tells everyone "Give me what I want and I'll go away." And this guy isn't kidding. Not only does he know everything about everyone, but he's got something ugly in store for anyone who challenges him. Some scenes in the movie are very likely to make your blood freeze. And I agree with a previous reviewer that people shouldn't complain about the ending: things can't always be sugar-coated (this is Stephen King, remember).

All in all, this is really impressive, and you're sure to like it. You may never trust anyone again after watching this. Also starring Debrah Farentino, Casey Siemaszko and Jeffrey DeMunn.

I guess that we're all little teapots in some way or other...


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