For an enhanced browsing experience, get the IMDb app on your smartphone or tablet. 1922 (Trailer) More Details. Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? The roofs on his barn and his house cave in, but he is too consumed by guilt and alcohol to fix them. He writes a lengthy confession for the murder of his wife, Arlette, in Hemingford Home, Nebraska in 1922. As she celebrates, s After hearing a young boy's cry for help, a sister and brother venture into a vast field of tall grass in Kansas but soon discover there may be no way out...and that something evil lurks within. A simple yet proud farmer in the year 1922 conspires to murder his wife for financial gain, convincing his teenage son to assist. Wilf attempts to sell his land to Shannon's father (Critics appreciated Thomas Jane's portrayal of Wilfred James. He takes out a mortgage on his house to fix it up, but never actually does the work. A simple yet proud farmer in the year 1922 conspires to murder his wife for financial gain, convincing his teenage son to assist. Whereas the recent "Gerald's Game" was a remarkable adaptation of a Stephen King story, "1922"...wasn't. In a climactic scene, Wilf is confronted by the ghost of his wife, surrounded by the rats which ate her corpse. Major spoilers for 1922.-Netflix's 1922 isn't for the faint of heart. Plot Wilfred "Wilf" James (Thomas Jane) goes to a hotel in Omaha, Nebraska to write his confession to a crime he committed on the family farm in 1922. After the husband dies unexpectedly, the wife is left handcuffed to their bed frame and must fight to survive and break free. She corners him in the basement and sadistically whispers to him.

1922 is based on Stephen King's 131-page story telling of a man's confession of his wife's murder. As the winter passes, Wilf appears to be going insane, being constantly harassed by rats. Within five minutes, a disheveled Wilfred establishes in voiceover that he's confessing a crime, and by 10 minutes, it's clear what he's done." "The plot is about as simple as it gets: King's Wilfred James is unhappily married to Arlette (Molly Parker), who inherits some property, but has different ideas of what they should do with it. Period Pieces, Movies Based on Books, Dramas, Crime Dramas, Thriller Movies, Crime Thrillers, Psychological Thrillers. 30 of 45 people found this review helpful. But their actions have unintended consequences. Was this review helpful to you? In 1922, Wilfred "Wilf" James is a farmer living in Hemingford Home, Nebraska with his wife, Arlette and their 14-year-old son Henry. Washed-up true-crime writer Ellison Oswalt finds a box of super 8 home movies which suggest the murder he's currently researching is the work of a serial killer whose work dates back to the 1960s. A father and son, both coroners, are pulled into a complex mystery while attempting to identify the body of a young woman, who was apparently harboring dark secrets. Latest Stephen King Book Yields Three Different Movie DealsRyan Murphy and Blumhouse to Produce Stephen King Short Story ‘Mr Harrigan’s Phone’ for Netflix "1922" is a 131-page novella written by Stephen King that was included in his 2010 collection Full Dark, No Stars.

Henry's body is delivered to Wilf, which, like his mother's body, has been chewed through by rats. Henry steals Wilf's car, arrives in Omaha and runs away with Shannon.

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No one attends Henry's funeral except for Wilf. A group of college friends reunite for a trip to the forest, but encounter a menacing presence in the woods that's stalking them.