|Directed by||Rob Reiner|
|Produced by||Rob Reiner
|Screenplay by||William Goldman|
|Music by||Marc Shaiman|
|Editing by||Robert Leighton|
|Studio||Castle Rock Entertainment
|Distributed by||Columbia Pictures
|Release date(s)||November 30, 1990|
|Running time||107 minutes|
Misery is a 1990 American psychological horror thriller movie set in Colorado. It is based on Stephen King's 1987 novel of the same name. The movie stars James Caan, Kathy Bates, Lauren Bacall, Frances Sternhagen, and Richard Farnsworth. It was directed by Rob Reiner.
Bates plays an abusive woman psychopath who imprisons and tortures a novelist (Caan) in her rural home. She does this after he accidentally crashes his car and she pretends that she is going to look after him until he recovers from his injuries.