Better master of horror? Stephen King or John Carpenter?

I love reading Stephen King books, but I swear, none of his movies ever do it for me. I don't think I've ever seen a Stephen King movie that really was frightening for me at all... John Carpenter's "In The Mouth Of Madness" was great. Not scary, but my kind of movie. Personal opinions? Both... show more I love reading Stephen King books, but I swear, none of his movies ever do it for me. I don't think I've ever seen a Stephen King movie that really was frightening for me at all... John Carpenter's "In The Mouth Of Madness" was great. Not scary, but my kind of movie.

Personal opinions? Both pretty overrated, but still?
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