The 20 highest-grossing Stephen King movies, ranked

Published Oct 30 2020 at 4:18 PM GMT
  • One third of Stephen King's novels, novellas, and short stories have been brought to life through movies and television shows.
  • A defining author in the horror genre, King's work has been adapted into classic films such as "Carrie," "It," and "The Shining" " and even some powerful dramas like "The Shawshank Redemption.
  • Here are the highest-grossing movies based on King's work, not accounting for inflation, according to worldwide gross figures from Box Office Mojo.
  • FOLLOW US: Insider is on Facebook "The Shawshank Redemption" wasn't hugely popular when it was released in 1994, but now it's regarded as a classic.
  • It's King's 20th highest-grossing movie.



  • Published Oct 30, 2020 4:18 PM GMT