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Anton Yelchin's Mr. Mercedes role to be filled by Harry Treadaway

Back in May, AT&T's Audience Network ordered a show based on Stephen King's  Mr. Mercedes straight to series. The show, which was set to star Brendan Gleeson and Anton Yelchin, was announced one month before Yelchin's untimely death. Mr. Mercedes is finally rolling again, after much deliberation, and the role to be played by Yelchin has been replaced by the...
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Face-Off: Silver Bullet vs. Ginger Snaps

We're getting deep into the month of October, the time when even people who don't obsess over the horror genre all year round still find it within their hearts to pay tribute to our beloved ghosts, ghouls, and monsters. Monsters like the werewolf, a creature that has had a tougher time getting into good movies than some of its peers, but which still has some bona fide classics to its credit. A...
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The leaked Dark Tower trailer features McConaughey, a lot of New York City

UPDATE: THE TRAILER HAS BEEN PULLED THE DARK TOWER is about to rise, in a brand new trailer to be debuted... well, now. A rough cut of the film's teaser has been leaked today, and it reveals a lot that fans have been waiting anxiously to find out about the film. Be warned, it is  very  different from the source material. Focusing mainly on Tom Taylor's Jake in...
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Those creepy clown sightings are NOT viral marketing for It, producers say

Andy Muschietti's remake of Stephen King's IT has just wrapped production, more or less concurrently with those creepy clown sightings that were going on in the Carolinas. And more sightings have been going on in Arkansas, Mississippi and Kentucky. Nice try guys, you can't viral market us this time! But wait... Word just came in from New Line spokesperson...
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Johannes Roberts to adapt Stephen King's Hearts in Atlantis

If you're not up on the literary works of Stephen King, this one might require a bit of explanation: an adaptation of King's novella HEARTS IN ATLANTIS has been announced, but it's not a remake of the 2001 King-based movie that was called HEARTS IN ATLANTIS and starred Anthony Hopkins and Anton Yelchin. In 1999, King published Hearts in Atlantis , a collection of two...
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Production has wrapped on Andy Muschietti's It adaptation

In a time when production schedules are often quite short, the amount of time MAMA director Andy Muschietti's adaptation of the classic Stephen King novel IT spent in production was relatively epic. There were 59 days of filming done in Toronto over the course of a schedule that lasted all summer. Filming has now officially wrapped, a fact which producer Barbara Muschietti took...
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The Dark Tower spinoff TV show to feature Idris Elba, adapt Wizard and Glass

THE DARK TOWER is going multimedia, y'all! The Nikolaj Arcel-directed flick, starring Idris Elba and Matthew McConaughey, will hit theaters on February 17, 2017 , but that won't be the end of the property. MRC and Sony Pictures will also be producing a 10 to 13 episode season of a spinoff series expanding the mythology of the DARK TOWER universe.  Presumably, that might change...
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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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Real Weird: Creepy clowns invade the Carolinas, Stephen King responds

There's something very strange going on in North and South Carolina, as numerous people have reported seeing creepy clowns - sometimes just eerily lurking around in the middle of the night, other times reaching a whole other level of scary and disturbing by trying to entice children into wooded areas with treats or money. It's easy to understand why the police in these towns are...
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Tatum Lee to play a horrifying creation in the It remake

Although Pennywise the clown is its most popular form, evil takes on many different appearances in Stephen King's novel IT . It can search your mind for the things that frighten you the most, then shapeshift into those things to confront you with them. In the pages of the novel, It appers to characters in the form of Universal Monsters, a witch, Rodan, a wolf man inspired by I WAS...
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Set pics reveal the It remake's 29 Neibolt Street

The crumbling abandoned house that stands at 29 Neibolt Street in Derry, Maine is an important location in Stephen King's novel IT . At that house, the child heroes of the story encounter, on a few different occasions, various monstrous forms of the evil force terrorizing their town. MAMA director Andy Muschietti is currently in production on a two-part cinematic adaptation of...
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There are other photos than these: New image of Jake from The Dark Tower

Although we won't be seeing any footage from Nikolaj Arcel's adaptation of Stephen King's THE DARK TOWER until October, that doesn't mean we're going to be kept in the dark! Just today, young star Tom Taylor shared an image from the film on Twitter, depicting him in character as Jake Chambers, the Gunslinger's young sidekick. Before we can climb the...
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