Trivia / The Mist

  • Creator-Preferred Adaptation: Stephen King preferred the significantly bleaker ending of the film.
  • Follow the Leader: Half-Life was inspired by the book.
  • Mean Character, Nice Actor: Marcia Gay Harden is everything Mrs. Carmody is not.
  • What Could Have Been:
    • The original draft included some more details about the setting that was left out. Most noticeable was that there was supposed to be a scene that shows the Arrowhead Project going wrong.
    • Mrs. Carmody was originally to be depicted as eccentric to begin with. There's also a scene cut out that was suppose to show that her cult caused more casualties.