This week’s release: Me Before You

IMDb Describes It As: “A girl in a small town forms an unlikely bond with a recently-paralyzed man she’s taking care of.”

The Basic Ingredients: A bed-ridden man and the woman who cares for him.  The relationship goes beyond the typical caregiver dynamic.

So what’s our horror equivalent?

Misery (1990)

Directed by Rob Reiner

Written by William Goldman, based on the novel by Stephen King

IMDb Describes It As: “After a famous author is rescued from a car crash by a fan of his novels, he comes to realize that the care he is receiving is only the beginning of a nightmare of captivity and abuse.”

Long live The Horror Equivalent!