Interesting Questions, Facts and Information
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Interesting Questions, Facts, and Information
Memory Lane. This red scrapbook is filled with newspaper clippings of Annie's personal stuff, presumably all the people she's had a hand in killing.
Spam. Paul said he'd never had meatloaf that tasted like that!
Lauren Bacall. Lauren Bacall played Marcia, the worried publishing agent, in a cameo role.
Corrasable Bond. Paul ticks off Annie again, by saying he needs White Long Grain Mimeo, because it doesn't smudge!
bobby pin. Paul found the bobby pin on the hardwood floor, and bent it and used it to pick the lock!
South. That's how Annie knew that Paul was out of his room, because her penguin always faces "due south". Paul knocked it off the table in Annie's living room, but caught it before it broke. Unfortunatly he put it back facing the wrong way.
Novril. The red capsules are called Novril. Paul tried to drug Annie with these, but she spilled the wine!
|At the lodge, Paul finishes his book, and signs the bottom of the last page "the end". What is the title of the book he just finished?||"Misery" - The Movie!
Untitled. The cover page of the manuscript says "'Untitled', by Paul Sheldon". Annie makes him light it on fire later!
|Paul likes to have three items ready for him when he's finished with his book. A bottle of Dom Perignon, a match, and what brand of cigarette?||"Misery" - The Movie!
Lucky Strike. Sitting on a doily covered plate, is a wooden match, and a single Lucky Strike cigarette!
Silver Creek Lodge. Paul Sheldon stayed at the Silver Creek Lodge to finish his books.
Rob Reiner. Rob has also directed the movies 'When Harry Met Sally', 'A Few Good Men' and 'The American President'.
|What kind of car does Paul have?||Misery
Mustang. He had a 65 Mustang.
|What colour are the pills that Annie gives Paul?||Misery
Red. They were to help with the pain. When Paul got out of his room he took some pills so he could slip them in her wine. Unfortunately, she spilled the glass of wine.
|What is one of the three things Paul does NOT have when he finishes a novel? ||Misery
Candles. Annie: 'You need a cigarette because you used to smoke, but quit except when you finish a book and you have just one, and the match to light it. You also need a glass of champagne, Dom Perignon.'
|What records does Annie play when she finds out that Misery is alive again?||Misery
Liberace. Annie: 'Misery is alive, Misery is alive! This whole house is going to be full of romance, I'm going to put on my Liberace records!'
|When Paul finally gets out of his room he knocks a statue of a penguin off a table and puts it back on the table the wrong way. What way is the penguin supposed to have been facing? ||Misery
Due south. This is how Annie knows that Paul has been out of his room. He faced the penguin the wrong way and Annie says that the penguin is always facing due south.
|What does Paul use as a key to get out of his room?||Misery
Bobby Pin. He found it on the floor and opens the door with it. He tried to call for help, but Annie had destroyed the phone.
|How old was Paul Sheldon when he wrote his first book?||Misery
24. Annie: 'When you were 24 you wrote your first book and you didn't make a copy because you didn't think anybody would take it seriously.'
Paul was superstitious and he would always go back to the Silver Creek Lodge and never make another copy of his book. He told that story to Merv Griffin 11 years ago. I bet Paul regrets telling him that.
|In Paul's last 'Misery' novel, how does Misery die?||Misery
She died giving birth. Annie: 'She can't be dead, Misery Chastaine cannot be dead!'
Paul: 'Annie, sometimes during childbirth, women don't survive.'
|What happened to Annie's husband?||Misery
He left her. Annie reveals this to Paul when he is peeing in a bottle. I don't think Paul felt comfortable having her standing there while he was doing that.
|What animal does Annie call Misery?||Misery
Pig. Paul: 'You called it Misery?'
Annie: 'Yeah, I told you I was your number one fan.'
|What was Annie's response to Paul's suggestion that she could think of a title for his new book?||Misery
"Like I could do that!". She wanted to read Paul's new book that was untitled, but she doesn't like the book and makes him burn it. She said that she hated the swearing in it.
|What is the name of the place that Paul stays in to write his novels?||Misery
Silver Creek Lodge. Annie claims that she would often stare over at his room when the light was on and wonder what he was thinking.
|What is the name of the Sheriff? ||Misery
Buster. Buster takes it upon himself and his wife, the deputy, to investigate Paul's whereabouts. Unfortunately, Annie shoots him when he finally finds Paul.
|What is Annie's profession?||Misery
Nurse. She was sent to prison as she had caused numerous infant deaths in a hospital.
|What is the name of Paul's heroine in the novels he writes and that Annie loves so much?||Misery
Misery Chastaine . Annie is Paul's number one fan and she absolutely loves his 'Misery' books. When he decides to give up writing 'Misery' and kills her off, Annie does not take it lightly.
|Who plays the unfortunate writer Paul Sheldon?||Misery
James Caan . James Caan has also starred in 'The Godfather' trilogy, 'Dick Tracy', 'Funny Lady' and 'The Gambler'. Paul Sheldon is a writer who is involved in a terrible car accident. When he wakes up, he is in the house of his number one fan, Annie Wilks. She is obsessed with his books and when she doesn't like his new book, it becomes a matter of life and death.
|What is the name of the deputy?||Misery
Virginia. She was also the Sheriff's wife.
|What is the first thing that Annie says after operation "hobble"?||Misery
"God, I love you.". Ironically she says "God, I love you." Thrilling!
|What direction should this animal be facing according to Annie?||Misery
South. Paul puts it back facing North. Big mistake!
|What animal figure gets knocked over by Paul?||Misery
Penguin. Annie notices that it is facing the wrong way.