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Pennywise Would Have Been Different And Terrifying In Cary Fukunaga's It
Sadly, we will never get to see a Cary Fukunaga-directed adaptation of Stephen King's It. The filmmaker started working on the big screen project all the way back in 2012, but wound up having too many disagreements with the studio and ultimately left the production behind.
stephen king Eric Eisenberg 2015-09-02
Why Cary Fukunaga Walked Away From Stephen King's It Adaptation
The adaptation of Stephen King's massive horror novel It suffered a big setback when director Cary Fukunaga left the film just before it was supposed to shoot. Now the filmmaker opens up about why.
stephen king Brent McKnight 2015-08-18
Stephen King's It Back On Track With New Horror Director
The adaptation of Stephen King's It suffered a setback when it lost its director recently, but they've hired Mama's Andy Muschietti to fill that role.
stephen king Brent McKnight 2015-07-16
The Cujo Remake's New Title Isn't Going To Sit Well With Some Fans
The new version of Cujo that is now in the works will probably have a lot of Stephen King fans scratching their heads. This is because the remake is going to be titled C.U.J.O. with the letters apparently standing for "Canine Unit Joint Operations."
stephen king Eric Eisenberg 2015-07-06
Pennywise Would Have Looked Terrifying In This Planned It Adaptation
In the wake of True Detective's Cary Fukunaga vacating the director's chair for New Line's It remake, some new concept art for another failed remake has hit the airwaves.
stephen king Nick Romano 2015-06-03
Stephen King's The Dark Tower Trying Out A New Writer-Director
Stephen King’s Dark Tower saga stretched over seven main books that took him decades to write and publish. King’s own accident, when he was hit by a van while walking, inspired him to hunker down and finish the saga in 2003, so that he (and his fans) could have closure on Roland’s all-encompassing journey.
stephen king Sean O'Connell 2015-06-02
Stephen King's Response To It Setback Is Perfectly Chilling
The feature adaptation of Stephen King's It hit a pretty substantial setback recently, leaving fans of the novel to wonder if the horror story will ever see the proper adaptation it deserves.
stephen king Kelly West 2015-05-30
Stephen King's It Would Be Saved By These 5 Directors
While losing a prime director in Cary Fukunaga, the big screen adaptation of It has gained a great opportunity to scoop up a new helmer. Read on to see who's made our It list, and why they fit the bill.
stephen king Mike Reyes 2015-05-29
It Loses Its Director And Makes A Very Sketchy Creative Change
Without dabbling in too many spoilers, King’s book follows a set of characters and close friends as they confront the ultimate evil on two separate occasions. A proper adaptation was always going to be a challenge. Trying to reduce It to one movie sounds downright impossible.
stephen king Sean O'Connell 2015-05-25
Stephen King's Road Trip Horror Heading To The Big Screen
With new versions of It and The Stand on the horizon, we can add another Stephen King adaptation to the pile, In the Tall Grass.
stephen king Brent McKnight 2015-05-08
Stephen King’s Dark Tower Is Officially Getting A Movie
The fate of Stephen King’s The Dark Tower has been decided! After years of false promises to make a film, an idea for a TV series that went nowhere and other failed attempts to adapt the property, the beloved fantasy series is making its way to theaters.
stephen king Nick Romano 2015-04-10
Stephen King Freaks Out Over Crimson Peak
The King of Horror has opened up on one of the most anticipated films of the year, and his high praise has only given us more to look forward to.
stephen king Catarina Cowden 2015-03-16
Stephen King's Teleportation Tale The Jaunt Heading To Theaters
Big screen versions of Stephen King stories have a checkered past, but that’s never scared Hollywood away. Now Brad Pitt’s Plan B is adapting King’s teleportation short, "The Jaunt.”
stephen king Brent McKnight 2015-03-14
Why Stephen King Is Finally Letting His Novel It Become A Movie
Stephen King's epic novel, It, has not seen the screen time it deserves, and after reading a new script for a movie version, King has given the go ahead.
stephen king Catarina Cowden 2014-12-06
Wait, The Stand Is Getting How Many Movies?
After some time without updates, it looks like The Stand might finally start getting underway with production. What's more, we've heard some news about how many films we might actually get out of the epic novel. Find out how many after the jump.
stephen king Mike Reyes 2014-11-20
Stephen King Just Went Off About How Much He Hates The Shining Again
There has been some real garbage movies made from Stephen King books. (Dreamcatcher and Sleepwalkers come to mind.) But no matter how many years pass, the author behind Carrie, Christine and Pet Cemetery still loathes the best-regarded horror movie based on his works. King still can't stand Stanley Kubrick's The Shining.
stephen king Kristy Puchko 2014-11-04
The Stand Movie Could Be Planning Something Really Different
Don't go getting our hopes up by telling us that M-O-O-N might actually spell more than one film for the feature adaptation of The Stand, Stephen King.
stephen king Kelly West 2014-10-02
Does Stephen King Like The Latest Screenplay For The Stand?
The Fault in Our Stars director Josh Boone recently sat down to discuss his plans for taking The Stand's 1153 pages and chopping it down into a three hour feature. As is to be expected, some cuts are going to have to be made…
stephen king Mike Bracken 2014-09-11
The Stand Adaptation To Be Three Hours Long, R-Rated
When it comes to most books, the word fans love to use is “miniseries.” Many aren't satisfied by a movie's ability to capture the prose and intricacies of the book, especially so for Stephen King's The Stand. Fans worry that director Josh Boone isn't going to be given the proper license to expand upon King's work, an 823-page monster that has enthralled audiences for decades.
stephen king Gabe Toro 2014-06-06
Stephen King's It Movie Adaptation Moves To New Line
There's movement on the feature adaptation of Stephen King's It, and we mean that somewhat literally. The anticipated project, which has been in the works for years, is being moved from Warner Bros. to the studios's New Line division. A two-movie adaptation is planned.
stephen king Kelly West 2014-05-21
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