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The Man in the Black Suit (2004)

A young boy has a terrible encounter with a strange man while fishing in the woods. From the award winning story by Stephen King.

Director:

Nicholas Mariani

Writers:

Stephen King (short story), Nicholas Mariani (screenplay)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Reb Fleming Reb Fleming ... Edith Berringer
Geoff Hansen Geoff Hansen ... Paul Berringer
Eric Jacobs Eric Jacobs ... Gary Berringer
John Viener ... Man in the Black Suit
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A young boy has a terrible encounter with a strange man while fishing in the woods. From the award winning story by Stephen King.

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Young Gary Berringer was too young to be fishing alone... See more »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

24 April 2004 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

Utah, USA

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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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Very Poor Interpretation of This Story
6 February 2006 | by WhodunnittSee all my reviews

Just finished watching this one online. If you got 19 minutes of your life you want to throw away then go ahead and check it out for yourself. Aside from the lovely scenery, this movie fails on all fronts and the acting takes the tone that was set so beautifully in the story and throws it out the window. Horrible choice of actor for the part of the man in the black suit....you're better off sticking to what you had pictured in your head while reading. I hope Stephen King never gets a chance to see this. They butchered what was great story.

Could've been so much better.

1/10 Stars


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