Warner Bros. Pictures’ plans to adapt Stephen King’s massive 1978 novel The Stand into a single film are no more. Instead, attached writer/director Josh Boone (The Fault in Our Stars) reveals to Kevin Smith’s Hollywood Babble-On Podcast (via /Film) that he’s now looking at adapting the book into four features.
Matt Smith is set to join Natalie Dormer in Patient Zero, reports Deadline. Smith, a former Doctor Who star, will be seen next summer in Terminator: Genisys.
Stefan Ruzowitzky, the director of the Academy Award winning The Counterfeiters, is directing from a script by Mike Le.
The sick and twisted characters of The Overlook Hotel have been resurrected. However, this time with some singing credentials in Redrum: The Unauthorized Musical Parody of The Shining.
The Stephen King horror novel, turned Stanley Kubrick film classic, turned musical parody, showcased Tony Award winner Alice Ripley (Next to Normal) as Wendy and Tony Award-nominated actor, Douglas Sills (The Scarlet Pimpernel), as Jack at a sneak peek last night at Pearl Studios in New York City.
Cheap Thrills’ E.L. Katz has lined up his next feature film: You’ll Be the Death of Me.
Variety says Lionsgate is already on board to distribute the comedy-thriller that Mandeville Pictures is producing. Following the release and festival success of Cheap Thrills – a dark, bloody and very funny tale…
Patrick Stewart tweeted out a first look at Green Room, the next film from Blue Ruin helmer Jeremy Saulnier. Shooting is currently underway in Portland, Oregon.
In the film, Patrick Stewart plays Darcy Banker, the unflinching and industrial leader of a ferocious white supremacist fiefdom based in the Pacific Northwest.
The latest series to be culled from a Robert Kirkman comic book – Outcast – is casting up big time. With Adam Winged at the helm of the first episode, the show will star Patrick Fugit and Philip Glenister. Deadline reports they’ll be joined by Reg E. Cathey, Julia Crockett, Wrenn Schmidt and Kip Pardue.
Fugit will star as Kyle Barnes, a young man plagued by demonic possession since he was a child.
Glenister as the hard drinking, hard gambling Reverend Anderson and Gabriel Bateman who will play the younger version of Barnes.
Aside from that time Playmates released Ninja Turtles/Universal Monsters mash-up toys in the 1990s, our Teenage Mutant friends aren’t exactly synonymous with the horror genre. Well, they never used to be, at least.
Premiering in 2012, Nickelodeon’s Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles animated series is surprisingly heavy on horror movie inspiration, and the best way I can describe the show is that it seems to have been tailor made for parents who are horror fans – and kids looking to break into that fandom in kid-friendly fashion.
The Spike Lee-directed Da Sweet Blood Jesus has been picked up by Gravitas for a theatrical/VOD release on February 13, 2015.
When Dr. Hess Green (Stephen Tyrone Williams) is introduced to a mysteriously cursed artifact by an art curator, Lafayette Hightower (Elvis Nolasco), he is uncontrollably drawn into a newfound thirst for blood that overwhelms his soul. He however is not a vampire.