Director Mick Garris (1951)

Mick Garris
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Fear Itself
Fear Itself

Director: Mick Garris
Genre: Horror (TV Shows)
Fear Itself is an American horror/suspense anthology television series shot in the city of Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, with some additional shooting in the city of St. Albert and the town of Devon, Alberta. It began airing on June 5, 2008 on NBC. The show aired Thursday nights at 10/9c. It was put on hiatus for the duration of the 2008 Summer Olympics, with the promise of a return once the event was over, but no further episodes were aired. While NBC failed to comment on the fate of the series once the Olympics ended, its time-slot was thereafter filled with re-runs of other NBC shows, and “Fear Itself” did not appear on the NBC Fall 2008 schedule.
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2008 — 2009
Masters of Horror
Masters of Horror

Director: Mick Garris
Genre: Horror (TV Shows)
In 2005, Garris created and produced an original anthology television series of one-hour movies, written and directed by many of the “masters,” which was originally broadcast in the U.S. on the Showtime cable network. In several international territories, the films were released theatrically. The series debuted to excellent reviews in the U.S. on October 28, 2005, with the premiere episode “Incident On and Off a Mountain Road”, co-written and directed by Don Coscarelli, based on the short story by
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2005 — 2007
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The Shining
The Shining

Director: Mick Garris
Genre: Horror (TV Shows)
Cast:
Rebecca De Mornay
Rebecca De Mornay
Melvin Van Peebles
Melvin Van Peebles
Steven Weber
Steven Weber
Jack Torrance’s alcoholism and explosive temper have cost him his teaching job at Stovington, a respectable prep school. He is also on the verge of losing his family, after assaulting his young son Danny in a drunken rage just a year earlier. Horrified by what he has become, Jack tells his wife Wendy that should he ever start drinking again, he will leave them one way or another, implying that he would rather commit suicide than continue living as an alcoholic. Now, nursing a life of sobriety and pulling in work as a writer, Jack takes on the job of looking after the Overlook Hotel, a large colonial building in a picturesque valley in the Colorado Rockies. Jack believes that the ...
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Psycho IV: The Beginning
Psycho IV: The Beginning

Director: Mick Garris
Genre: Horror (Movies)
Cast:
Anthony Perkins
Anthony Perkins
CCH Pounder
CCH Pounder
Henry Thomas
Henry Thomas
A once-again rehabilitated Norman Bates is now married to a psychiatrist named Connie and is expecting a child. Norman secretly fears that the child will inherit his mental illness, so he sets out to find a definitive closure. One day on the radio, he hears talk show host Fran Ambrose discussing the topic of matricide with her guest Dr. Richmond, Norman’s former psychologist. Norman calls the show, using the alias “Ed”, to tell his story. Norman’s narrative is seen as a series of flashbacks set in the 1940s and 1950s, some slightly out of order. When Norman is six years old, his father dies, leaving him in the care of his ...
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Movies
Critters 2
Critters 2

Director: Mick Garris
Genre: Horror (Movies)
Cast:
Scott Grimes
Scott Grimes
Barry Corbin
Barry Corbin
Don Keith Opper
Don Keith Opper
Out in space on a desolate planet, the shape-shifting bounty hunters Ug and Lee and their human companion Charlie McFadden search for a vicious, worm-like creature. After killing the beast, they depart the planet. Soon afterwards, they receive a new assignment by Zanti, head of the High Council. He tells them that Critters are still on Earth and must be destroyed. With that, they set a course for Earth. Noticing Charlie brooding, Ug enquires what is wrong. Charlie states his reluctance to going back after two years and asks, concerned, whether they would leave him there. Ug assures him they have no such intentions. Back on Earth, Brad Brown, now 15, ...
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