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Mike Flanagan on Stephen King's involvement with Gerald's Game

Mike Flanagan is one of my favorite directors currently working in the horror genre. I became a fan of his after peeping the killer mirror flick OCULUS a few years back and he all but sealed the deal of top horror directors when I checked out ABSENTIA, OUIJA: ORIGINS OF EVIL. and, most especially,  HUSH . Flanagan's next film is an adaptation of Stephen King's...
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Bollywood's Oculus remake gets a Mike Flanagan approved trailer

I don't know if you're aware of this or not but it turns out there is a Bollywood remake of Mike Flanagan's 2013 evil-mirror flick OCULUS in the works. Did you know that? I wouldn't blame you if you didn't. Anyhow the film is called DOBAARA: SEE YOUR EVIL and not only has the flick finished shooting but we have the remake's full trailer for you guys to...
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House of 1000 Corpses was released 14 years ago today

Happy 14th Birthday  HOUSE OF 1000 CORPSES ! I remember first seeing the trailer for HOUSE OF 1000 CORPSES before a VHS copy of PITCH BLACK I rented one weekend. This was back in 2000. Little did I know I'd have to wait three years to see the film... Turns out, I was working at a movie theater when the film was finally released so it's "I'm cooler...
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Mike Flanagan's The Haunting of Hill House TV series picked up by Netflix

Well, that was fast!  Not only are we hearing today that HUSH -helmer Mike Flanagan will executive producing a TV series based on Shirley Jackson's classic novel THE HAUNTING OF HILL HOUSE, but that the series has already been given a 10-episode first season order by Netflix! The series is set to be a modern take on the novel and Flanagan is on board to write, direct...
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Dissecting Writer/Director Mike Flanagan!

WRITER/DIRECTOR MIKE FLANAGAN! Say friends, how many of you put your hands on the planchette and were tossed around by OUIJA: ORIGIN OF EVIL this past weekend? A damn good time, right? Hell yes! A large reason for that has to be the man in charge, Mike Flanagan, who wrote the script with pal Jeff Howard and directed the flick to tense and terrifying T. And frankly,...
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Netflix is facilitating Mike Flanagan's Gerald's Game

Director Mike Flanagan ( OCULUS , OUIJA: ORIGIN OF EVIL ) has been struggling to get an adaptation of Stephen King's GERALD'S GAME off the ground for some time. However, following the success of his film HUSH on the Netflix streaming platform, the company is now eyeing his next project. Says Flanagan in an interview with Rue Morgue : It’s a real...
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Trailer: Jacob Tremblay dreams up big things in Before I Wake this September

Mike Flanagan's BEFORE I WAKE has had more release dates than King Henry VIII has had wives, but this new one seems to be sticking. It looks like Relativity will release the flick in theaters on September 9th, and they have a new trailer to prove it. This one puts more focus on Jacob Tremblay as young Cody, because his star has risen greatly since they shot this film thanks to...
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Face-Off: Absentia vs. Oculus

By the end of the year, we'll have seen a lot more from director Mike Flanagan. This Friday, April 8th, his third horror film HUSH will be available for viewing around the world on Netflix. His film BEFORE I WAKE will also start making its way onto screens in some territories later this month, and he has directed OUIJA 2 for release this October. The amount of Flanagan horror movies we'll be...
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Mike Flanagan's Before I Wake gets yet another release date

  Maybe third time will be a charm for BEFORE I WAKE , the supernatural thriller from OCULUS helmer Mike Flanagan. Its original release date was May 8th, then it got booted to September 25th, and then -  after studio Relativity Media found itself in bigtime money trouble (i.e. bankruptcy) - the film was shelved indefinitely. Alas, some good news has finally arrived for Flanagan and...
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Ouija 2 gets a 2016 release date, Oculus duo to write the script

We knew it was probably happening , but now there's no escaping it: OUIJA 2 is officially moving forward. Universal Pictures has just given the film an October 21, 2016 release date. Is this the new PARANORMAL ACTIVITY? Shut your mouth for even suggesting it! Mike Flanagan is co-writing the film with his OCULUS partner Jeff Howard. It's unknown if Stiles White will once again...
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Mike Flanagan's Oculus is getting a remake... in India!

  While Mike Flanagan's critically-praised OCULUS may not be on the fast-track to receiving a sequel, it will be getting the remake treatment! Before you flip out, know that it's not happening in the U.S. or in English. (No, that's at least ten years down the road.) OCULUS will be remade in India, as was revealed by Relativity Media's CEO Ryan Kavanaugh. The film's Bollywood...
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First trailer for Before I Wake starring Thomas Jane and Kate Bosworth

BEFORE I WAKE , Mike Flanagan's follow-up to last years OCULUS , has just released its first trailer, which can be found below. The chiller stars Thomas Jane, Kate Bosworth and Annabeth Gish, and no, it's not an ill-advised sequel to last year's BEFORE I GO TO SLEEP . This looks a lot better. In this intense and heart pounding supernatural thriller, Jessie (Kate Bosworth) and...
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