More than two years after its slated debut, Flanagan's third feature sees the light of day. Read more...
Somewhat ironic, considering Before I Wake was originally a 2015 film. Not widely released until this past Friday, growing master of horror Mike Flanagan’s “new” film Before I Wake was actually made before Flanagan directed recent hits Ouija: Origin of Evil, Hush and Gerald’s Game. Believe it or not, filming wrapped way back in 2013, with […]
Filmed way back in 2013 and originally intended for release in 2015… and then 2016… and then maybe 2017?… Gerald’s Game director Mike Flanagan’s Before I Wake (read our review) has been met with delay after delay after delay, to the point that we were starting to wonder if we’d ever be able to watch the film here in […]
Mike Flanagan has become an in-house horror factory for Netflix, and built quite a following in the process. Netflix Originals “Hush” and “Gerald’s Game” earned the talented filmmaker such cultural cachet that he parlayed their success into an original series for the service, “The Haunting of Hill House,” currently in production. Show More Summary
Do the new Lego sets spoil every major event in Avengers. Infinity War? Could Riz Ahmed mutate into a giant spider in Venom? Will Mike Flanagan direct a sequel to Stanley Kubrick's The Shining? All this, plus new images from X-Men. Dark Phoenix, Aquaman and more! 2017, your Angel of Death awaits...and The Mask of Morning Spoilers is lifted! More »
With one Stephen King adaptation under his belt, Gerald's Game director Mike Flanagan wouldn't mind tackling these King novels one day.
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It’s been no secret that 2017 has been a big year for Stephen King content. Netflix alone saw two releases in the form of 1922 and Gerald’s Game. Both were fairly well received, and considering the content director Mike Flanagan was working with, he did an admirable job in adapting what could be seen as […]
Mike Flanagan, director of Gerald's Game and Oculus, wants to make The Shining sequel novel Doctor Sleep his next Stephen King adaptation.
Mike Flanagan, who recently helmed the excellent Stephen King adaptation Gerald’s Game for Netflix, has another King project he’d like to tackle: Doctor Sleep. Released in 2013, Doctor Sleep is a quasi-sequel to The Shining, which picks up on an adult Danny Torrance, the boy who survived the Overlook Hotel. Show More Summary
With hits like Oculus, Hush, Ouija: Origin of Evil and Gerald’s Game under his belt, it’s safe to say Mike Flanagan is one of the hottest directors working in the horror space today. Now that he knocked Gerald’s Game, previously thought to be un-filmable, out of the park, does Flanagan hope to bring any other […]
Mike Flanagan has accomplished an incredible amount in the past few years. his well-received indie breakout Absentia in 2011; 2016's Ouija. Origin of Evil, the rare sequel that improved upon its predecessor, and this year's excellent Stephen King adaptation, Gerald's Game. And now, a film he's been waiting to see released since 2015 is finally getting its chance. More »
It seems as if we have been waiting forever, but finally director Mike Flanagan's BEFORE I WAKE will be hitting us here in the U.S. when it premieres on Netflix January 5th. Hoo-ray! On top of that film hitting us this January, quite...Show More Summary
Filmed way back in 2013 and originally intended for release in 2015… and then 2016… and then maybe 2017?… Gerald’s Game director Mike Flanagan’s Before I Wake (read our review) has been met with delay after delay after delay, to the point that we were starting to wonder if we’d ever be able to watch […]
After watching director Mike Flanagan’s Gerald’s Game on Netflix back in September, I found myself unable to sleep comfortably. Visions of the “degloving” scene danced in my head, but more specifically, it was the evil “Moonlight Man” that kept me awake. Played by “Twin Peaks” star Carl Struycken, the Moonlight Man appears nightly at the foot […]
It looks like there are going to be a lot of little kids inhabiting the haunted house in Mike Flanagan's 10 episode Netflix series based on the 1959 Shirley Jackson novel The Haunting of Hill House. The last several cast membersShow More Summary
"Gerald's Game" is a horror film co-written and directed by Mike Flanagan ("Oculus", "Ouija: Origin of Evil"), and based on Stephen King's 1992 novel of the same... For more, visit our blog !
Mike Flanagan‘s adaptation of Stephen King’s Gerald’s Game was released to rave reviews a couple of weeks ago, and I had the opportunity to speak with its producer Trevor Macy about the film, as well as the current state of the horror genre. If you’re reading this, you’re probably well aware that our beloved horror genre is usually viewed as […]
For 25 years, Stephen King‘s 1992 novel Gerald’s Game was considered unfilmable by nearly every filmmaker. Well, every filmmaker except Mike Flanagan. Flanagan read Gerald’s Game when he was 19 years old, and ever since he has been dying to give it a proper film adaptation. Cut to 2017 and we finally have that adaptation (my review) courtesy of Flanagan and Netflix. […]
Mike Flanagan‘s adaptation of Stephen King’s novel Gerald’s Game was released by Netflix last Friday to rave reviews, with many critics calling it one of the best Stephen King adaptations ever made. I had the opportunity to speak with Flanagan ahead of its world premiere at Fantastic Fest, where we discussed a multitude of things about the film […]