View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Vinyl release of "How Close The Paradise Is" on Discogs. , The Stand (4) - How Close The Paradise Is Cover-Design, The Stand (4) · How Close The Paradise Is (LP), C-Side (2), , Europe, That is the last thing I would want to watch right now.:| It's a bit too close to home. Also, feels like zombie movies and shows have battered. Her confrontation with Flagg in the well gives the story more hope, indicating Stephen King is much less of a cynic now than he used to be. In 'The Stand' — 'Chapter 14', Four stages of Captain Trips — a man-made virus that is later revealed to have been created by the United States. The Stand comes to a close in an extended epilogue written by Stephen King himself. Here's a spoiler-filled recap of the series finale. WARNING: The following contains spoilers for The Stand Episode 9, "The Circle Closes," now streaming on CBS All Access. The Stand Recap: This Is the End The conclusion of the source material's original story incorporates some intriguing changes as it sets up for a new. A new poster for Stephen King's The Stand on CBS All Access has Because of this, he is one of the survivors at the end of the novel. Nick Andros (Henry Zaga) is a far more aloof character in the show than he is in the book, for example. Like the series' tweaking of Rita.