Joan Allen Cast In Lisey’s Story

Posted: November 20, 2019, 21:01:45
Section: Film » Lisey's Story

Joan Allen is set to co-star opposite Julianne Moore and Clive Owen in Lisey’s Story, Apple’s eight-hour limited series written and executive produced by Stephen King, from J.J. Abrams’ Bad Robot Productions and Warner Bros. Television.

Allen will play Amanda, the oldest of Lisey’s sisters.

King wrote all episodes and King and Moore Wil be executive producers alongside Bad Robot’s Abrams’ and Ben Stephenson. Pablo Larraín will direct the series.

No release date has been set.

Source: Deadline

Thanks to Lou Sytsma

My Thoughs About Gwendy’s Magic Feather

Posted: November 19, 2019, 00:00:01

Here are my thoughs on Gwendy’s Magic Feather.

Chizmar knows his Castle Rock and he knows Gwendy. When we meet her this time she’s all grown up and living in Washington. The Button Box is almost forgotten until it mysteriously appears again, scaring Gwendy more than she thought was possible.

King Goes Pop!

Posted: November 18, 2019, 21:44:20

Stephen King is being turned into two different POP! figures. Not sure how I feel about them though. Do they really look like Steve? Isn’t he more of a t-shirt and jeans guy?

My Thoughts About Season 3 Of Mr Mercedes

Posted: November 12, 2019, 14:01:00
Section: TV » Mr Mercedes

Here are my thoughs about season 3 of Mr Mercedes.

This leaves us with a season that still has all the characters we do like, Hodges, Holly and Jerome but it’s also a season that feels a bit thin and to compensate for that has been stuffed with padding that really doesn’t bring anything to the table. Season three is OK but not much more.

A Sequel To Doctor Sleep Called Hallorann?

Posted: November 11, 2019, 20:08:15

In this article about how Doctor Sleep did at the Box Office there’s also some interesting news, almost hidden.

Warners was so keen on Doctor Sleep that movie studio chief Toby Emmerich had already struck a deal with director Mike Flanagan and his Intrepid Pictures to script a sequel whose working title is Hallorann, drawn from the character who appears in both The Shining and Doctor Sleep.

What do you think? Do we want a sequel to The Shining and Doctor Sleep?

My Thoughs About Doctor Sleep

Posted: November 11, 2019, 14:51:09

Here are my thoughts about Doctor Sleep.

Doctor Sleep is a great adaptation to King’s book and followup to Kubrick’s movie. The cast (specially Rebecca) is great as are the flashbacks to the original film. Mike has even thrown in a few nods to The Dark Tower. They are small but they are there if you know what you’re looking for.

Gwendy's Button Box; A Trilogy

Posted: October 30, 2019, 15:31:55
Section: Book » Gwendy’s Button Box

Looks like the story of Gwendy will be a trilogy. The first book was a collaboration between King and Richard Chizmar, the second is written by Chizmar who tweeted the following about the third book:

Nope, I don't know when the third volume will be pulbished; it's not written yet. I also don't know if Steve and I will be co-writing. Depends on our schedules.

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