Anne marie wilkes dugan , usually known as annie wilkes , is a character in the 1987 novel misery , by stephen king in the 1990 film adaptation of the novel , annie wilkes was portrayed by kathy bates , who won the academy award for best actress for her portrayal. Misery chastain met a tragic car accident and was rescued by annie wilkes annie, a girl living in seclusion, enthusiastically cares and helps him recover unexpectedly, annie is novel misery's crazy fan. Misery by: stephen king book report the stories setting takes place in western colorado in western colorado in a home of a retired nurse named annie is where the whole story takes place. He gets into a severe car accident and is saved by annie wilkes (kathy bates), a reclusive woman who nurses him back to health annie is a huge fan of the misery novels, and she finishes reading .
He didn't get out of the cockadoodie car. But when an enraged annie discovers that paul kills off her favorite character (misery chastain) in his latest book, she decides to hold him captive and “bring her back to life” in a new novel a terrifying psychological game ensues as annie steps further and further back from the brink of reality, while paul tries desperately to find a way . Acclaimed novelist paul sheldon finds himself incapacitated after a car crash in the home of annie wilkes based on stephen king’s terrifying novel, this cat-and-mouse game will grip you until the very end.
I'm your number one fan- annie to paul anne marie annie wilkes dugan is the main antagonist of misery and its film adaptation she is paul sheldon's arch-nemesis and former fan. Who is annie wilkes annie wilkes, a nurse, lives an isolated life on a farm in colorado she’s a fan of romance novels, including the misery series by paul sheldon. Misery is a 1990 american psychological thriller film based on stephen king's 1987 novel and starring james caan, kathy bates, lauren bacall, richard farnsworth, and frances sternhagen directed by rob reiner, the film received critical acclaim for bates's performance as the psychopathic annie wilkes, and bates won the 1990 academy award for . Misery and misery misery 1990 film favorite character from his novel misery chastain, annie demonstrates how dangerous she can be kathy bates to .
Misery only has two characters, paul sheldon, a best-selling author and annie wilkes, a former nurse the story takes place within the confines of annie wilkes house, in the colorado mountains paul, the author of famous books that include his character misery, has just finished his last book in the series, proud of himself for finally killing . In misery, stephen king embodies a writer's fears about himself as a writer and about the continuation of his creativity in a richly elaborated and horrifi-cally psychotic woman, annie wilkes in the novel, annie represents a mother figure, a goddess, and a constant reader. Misery homework help questions in stephen king's novel misery, when does paul lose his thumb in this horror story by stephen king, paul's thumb is cut off by his murderous captor, annie wilkes . After a car accident his legs are shattered and he’s saved from almost certain death in the snow by annie wilkes, his number one fan, who keeps him prisoner until he writes one more misery novel .
When annie returns, she forces paul to burn his fast cars manuscript then buys him a royal typewriter and tells him to write his “best novel,” misery’s return(67) paul struggles to come up with a convincing way to bring misery back to life. Paul is critically injured, but is rescued by former nurse annie wilkes, paul's number one fan, who takes paul back to her remote house in the mountains (without bothering to tell anybody) unfortunately for paul, annie is also a headcase. The book can be confusing in that there's a novel within the novel as he re-writes misery's return for annie wilkes and for the most part, i was concerned only with the paul sheldon and annie wilkes novel. Annie wilkes diagnosis in the novel, misery, stephen king embodies the state of possession by an evil being who happens to be the elaborated and horrifically psychotic woman, annie wilkes.
Anne marie wilkes annie dugan is the main antagonist of stephen king's novel and film adaptation, misery she is a serial killer who has killed almost 70 people over the years. He is rescued by former nurse annie wilkes (kathy to his agent is titled the higher education of j philip stone and is not a misery book in king's novel . A page for describing ymmv: misery award snub: sure, kathy bates deserves all the praise she received for playing the terrifying annie wilkes, but james.