1 Nomination

1 Win


Novelist Paul Sheldon crashes his car on a snowy Colorado road. He is found by Annie Wilkes, the 'number one fan' of Paul's heroine Misery Chastaine. Annie is also somewhat unstable, and Paul finds himself crippled, drugged and at her mercy.

Role Credit
Director: Rob Reiner
Writer: William Goldman
Cast: James Caan , Kathy Bates , Richard Farnsworth , Lauren Bacall

Golden Globe Awards

  • 1991 Winner
    Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama