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11 Authors Who Hated the Movie Versions of Their Books

11 Authors Who Hated the Movie Versions of Their Books

The 65-year-old Travers spent most of the movie crying and ultimately refused to let Disney touch the rest of the series. Stephen King // The ShiningStephen King probably made movie buffs cringe when he said he hated what Stanley Kubrick did to The Shining. Anne Rice // Queen of the DamnedAfter casting was completed for the movie version of Anne Rice's Interview with the Vampire, she said Tom Cruise was \"no more my vampire Lestat than Edward G. Robinson is Rhett Butler.\" I don’t think American Psycho is particularly more interesting if you knew that he did it or think that it all happens in his head. Ken Kesey // One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s NestDespite the fact that One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest swept the Academy Awards—it won Best Picture, Best Director, Best Actor, Best Actress and Best Adapted Screenplay—author Ken Kesey was not impressed.

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