Originally Posted by Evil Ed
I don't even know if a 4 hour series is long enough. How about a 6 hour 6 episode Halloween HBO special. I've never understood why so many of King's books are made for tv miniseries, but they air them over 2 episodes and air them on a family friendly station, money and ratings ruin everything!
Yeah I've always found that odd also. I've read that the original mini-series was supposed to be around 6 hours, King himself approved of the script and thought it was great. Why they reduced it to half that length is beyond me.