Based on a Steven King novel, 1408 is the story of an incredulous writer (Cusack) who is researching supernatural things for a supernatural book and therefore makes a reservation to stay in a supernatural hotel room in New York City.
First the writer explains to the hotel’s manager that the stories surrounding room #1408 are actually pure myth:
But the writer isn’t in his room two seconds when all kinds of supernatural things begin to happen. Like the hotel room fills with a strange light:
Then the internet connection goes haywire:
And soon the writer is begging for a reprieve:
How will it end? Will the writer get out of the room alive? Will John Cusack marry Bossy?