William Shatner will be appearing in Syfy‘s Haven next year. Haven is “based on the Stephen King novella The Colorado Kid…and is set in the village of Haven, Maine. Residents suffer from a range of supernatural afflictions called the Troubles, which grant them fantastic and often dangerous powers.” Shatner will be appearing in a four-episode […]
The Fault in our Stars director Josh Boone confirmed that yes, it's official. Warner Brothers is allowing him to turn what many consider to be Stephen King's greatest work (it's number one on our list!) — or "The Godfather of post-apocalyptic thrillers" — into not just one film, but four. During... More »
A Productive King In 2013, during a period of only three months, Stephen King published two full-length novels: Joyland and Doctor Sleep. This is unusually productive, even for a writer whose published fifty-five novels in his career (and sold over 350 million copies along the way). Perhaps to celebrate this pinnacle of systematic wordsmithing, the […]
NOVEMBER 21, 2014 GENRE: THRILLER SOURCE: ONLINE (SCREENER) A couple months back I got a press release for Stephen King's A Good Marriage that included specific instructions not to refer to the movie as simply "A Good Marriage". It HAD...Show More Summary
With 54 novels, 5 non-fiction works and several crypts-worth of short stories under his belt, it doesn't seem like there's much left for Stephen King to write about. Except there is... Column by Cath Murphy Stephen King has his faults...Show More Summary
Warner Bros. Pictures continues to work hard on adapting Stephen King’s 1978 “The Stand,” and while it goes through its development hell, plan continue to be shared with fans. It’s been rumored to be a television series, a three-hour long epic, and even a two-parter. Now, writer/director Josh Boone (The Fault in Our Stars) stated […]
Just when it seemed like studios like Warner Bros had surrendered themselves to superheroes and low-risk sequels, The Fault In Our Stars director Josh Boone says that the studio plans to allow him to turn Stephen King's epic novel The Stand into a four-part franchise. Show More Summary
Back towards the beginning of the year, The Fault in Our Stars director Josh Boone was tapped as the new director of Warner Bros. Pictures' gestating adaptation of Stephen King's novel The Stand. We'd heard that casting was eyeing Matthew...Show More Summary
It was going to be one movie, it was going be two movies, and now apparently Josh Boone’s adaptation of Stephen King‘s The Stand will be a whopping four films (making it a tetralogy, according to my extensive, exhaustive, five second google search). Boone, a life-long Stephen King fan, initially sold Warner Bros. on a […]
TheconversationregardinganewfilmadaptationofStephenKing’sepicnovelTheStandisnotanewone.First,itlookedliketheprojectwasmovingforwardasathreehourlongRratedmovie.Thenlastmonth,anupdatehit statingitmaynowbetwofilms. NowWarnerBros.hasofShow More Summary
Growing up, although I had three siblings, I spent most of my time in my bedroom reading books. I remember being 9-years-old with a room filled with everything from Judy Blume to Stephen King. Sure, they may not have been age appropriate books, but no one cared, just as long as I was reading.
After Stephen King said not to count on The Stand being only one film, writer-director Josh Boone confirms that it won't. It's going to be four. Read more...
Ever since [will1384] watched “The Lawnmower Man” as a wee lad, he’s been interested in virtual reality. He has been messing around with it for years and even had a VictorMaxx Stuntmaster, one of the first available head mounted displays. Show More Summary
'The Stand' director Josh Boone reveals he wrote a three-hour adaptation, before Warner Bros. asked him to split it into four movies. [...]
"[It's] the highest level you can do it at with a cast that’s going to blow people’s minds," says Josh Boone The post Stephen King’s The Stand Now Planned as Four Films, Some Cast Already in Place appeared first on Comingsoon.net.
Warner Bros. has been trying to craft a new film adaptation of Stephen King‘s novel The Stand for several years. The studio has gone through a roster of writers and directors, but last year finally landed on The Fault in Our Stars director Josh Boone to write and direct. Show More Summary
From best-selling author Stephen King comes Big Driver, arriving on DVD (plus Digital) January 27th from Lionsgate Home Entertainment. Starring Golden Globe nominee Maria Bello (A History of Violence), Academy Award winner Olympia Dukakis (Best Actress in a Supporting Role, Moonstruck, 1987) and Grammy nominated rocker Joan Jett, Big Driver is a dark story of […]
BIG DRIVER had its world premiere back on October 18th and now it’s already gearing up for its DVD release, which will see the Mikael Salomon-directed adaptation hit shelves on January 27th. From best-selling author Stephen King comes BIG DRIVER, a dark story of a young novelist hell-bent on revenge after falling victim to a brutal crime. Show More Summary
We’ve collected the books debuting on Indiebound’s Indie Bestseller List for the week ending November 16, 2014–a sneak peek at the books everybody will be talking about next month. (Debuted at #1 in Hardcover Fiction) Revival by Stephen...Show More Summary