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Idris Elba And Tom Taylor Make Quite The Team In 'The Dark Tower' Trailer

The full trailer for Stephen King's 'The Dark Tower' has finally been unveiled, seeing Idris Elba, Matthew McConaughey and Tom Taylor in the lead roles. It's a dark blend of fantasy, sci-fi and traditional western,...

'The Mist' Series Trailer Follows Life Outside The Grocery Store

Our first look at the forthcoming series adaptation of Stephen King's popular novella 'The Mist' has finally arrived in the form of a gripping trailer for Spike TV. The 10 episode first season is set...

Will 'The Dark Tower' And 'It' Match Up To The Stephen King Movie Classics?

With the release of 'The Dark Tower' imminent, as well as the new trailer for the 'It' reboot making the rounds, it seems that Stephen King is back in fashion. His novels and short stories...

Stephen King Sued Over The Dark Tower Character

The writer has been hit with legal action amid claims his protagonist, Roland Deschain, bears striking similarities to The Rook's Restin Dane, a gun-slinging scientific industrialist who travels through time, just like Deschain....

The Trailer For Stephen King's 'It' Is As Terrifying As It Is Exciting!

Stephen King's critically-acclaimed horror novel 'IT' has been terrifying readers for decades now, and despite once getting a small screen live adaptation in 1990, which starred Tim Curry as the creepy clown Pennywise, this year's...

James Franco Narrating Stephen King Novel The Dead Zone

The audio edition of the book will be released in April (17). "I've been a fan of Stephen King's work for a while now," Franco says. "He's one of the most...

What To Expect From Stephen King's 'The Dark Tower' [Pictures]

The forthcoming adaptation of Stephen King's 'The Dark Tower' series is coming this summer starring Matthew McConaughey and Idris Elba, but it's not your regular kind of adaptation. The movie will act as something of...

Matthew Mcconaughey 'Enjoyed' The Dark Tower

Matthew McConaughey accepted his role in 'The Dark Tower' because he can be the ''creator and author'' of his own character.The 47-year-old actor is set to play the role of Man in Black in the...

Matthew Mcconaughey Didn't Want To Be An 'Amendment' In Guardians Sequel

The Oscar winner was offered the chance to play the bad guy in the blockbuster, but turned it down in favour of the opportunity to play the devil in a new adaptation of...

The Dark Tower Release Delayed

The fantasy film, starring Idris Elba and Matthew MCConaughey, had been set for a February (17) launch, but now Sony Pictures officials have postponed its opening date until late July (17). According...

James Patterson Scraps The Murder Of Stephen King Book

Patterson, whose new book revolves around an obsessed fan hunting thriller and mystery writer King, scrapped plans for a November (16) release after learning the Misery author really was a target of over-zealous...

Jerry O'connell: 'Stand By Me Helped Me Marry Up'

The actor constantly had to pinch himself when he started dating model-turned-actress Rebecca Romijn, because he couldn't believe he was romancing the beauty. Family members and friends were just as surprised when...

Who Should Play Pennywise In Stephen King's 'It' Reboot?

A re-boot for one of the scariest Stephen King films ever released, 'It', is finally coming next year with Andrés Muscietti named as director. However, there's no-one yet attached to the lead villain role of...

'Green Room' Tops Our List Of 2016'S Most Exciting Horrors

This year is quite the year for horror. We've already seen a good handful of epic chillers and it's not stopping there. Stephen King's 'Cell' is the latest movie to be announced for release later...

Stephen King's 'It' Gets A Reboot For 2017

There's a lot of Stephen King to look forward to over the next few months; his horror tales consistently make good movies, so much so that sometimes you gotta make them again. Pennywise the evil...

The Shining Sequel Coming To The Big Screen

Bestselling novel Doctor Sleep, which was released in 2013, is being adapted by Oscar winning writer Akiva Goldsman. Goldsman won his Oscar for the big screen adaptation of A Beautiful Mind and also penned the...

Stephen King Confirms Idris Elba As The Lead Star Of 'The Dark Tower'

Stephen King has finally revealed who is going to play the main character in the long-awaited movie adaptation of his self-described magnum opus 'The Dark Tower'. Idris Elba will take on the role of the...

Idris Elba And Matthew Mcconaughey To Enter The Dark Tower

The fantasy film has been in development for several years, with talk of turning the stories into films arising shortly after the books were published in the 1980s."The thing is, it's been a looong (sic)...

The Witch And 9 More Epic Occult Horror Films

The directorial feature debut of Robert Eggers has put the scariness back into witch culture with a critically-acclaimed slow-burning horror that even had Stephen King terrified. 'The Witch' doesn't rely on jumpy moments or grotesque...

Bruce Willis Surprised By Stephen King At Misery Show

The Die Hard actor stars alongside Laurie Metcalf in a stage adaptation of King's hit book, playing the role made famous by James Caan in the 1990 film version. King was keen...

Sarah Gadon Groans About Girdle

The 28-year-old actress has just wrapped 11.22.63, about a high school teacher who travels back in time to try to stop the assassination of US President John F. Kennedy. It's based on the book by...

Idris Elba Rumoured For Stephen King's 'The Dark Tower' Movie Adaptation

Idris Elba is being lined up as the leading actor in the hugely anticipated movie adaptation of Stephen King’s ‘The Dark Tower’.The British star, 42, is due to play the part of gunslinger Roland Deschain,...

Ice Banned At Bruce Willis' Misery

The Hollywood action star tackles the role of novelist Paul Sheldon, which was made famous by James Caan in the 1987 film adaptation of Stephen King's classic book. He is currently appearing...

The Hotel That Inspired 'The Shining' To Become World's First Horror Museum

The owners of the iconic Stanley Hotel in Colorado – better known as The Overlook Hotel in the classic horror novel 'The Shining' – are planning to open the world’s first horror-themed museum inside the...

Sally Field And Stephen King Named National Medal Of Arts Recipients

The Lincoln star and acclaimed thriller writer King will be honoured by U.S. President Barack Obama at the White House in Washington, D.C. on 10 September (15). Actress Miriam Colon, theatre director...

Stephen King Tv Series Under The Dome Cancelled

The series debuted in June, 2013 with over 13 million viewers, making it the most-watched summer drama opener on any network since 1992. However, ratings have dipped over the past two years,...

Mama Director Replaces Cary Fukunaga In It Reboot

The True Detective director quit the film in May (15) after reportedly clashing with studio bosses, and now executives have lined up a replacement in Muschietti, who made an impressive feature debut in...

Stephen King's 'It' Remake In Tatters As Fukunaga Bails

The True Detective director Cary Fukunaga has left the remake of Stephen King's It after clashing with New Line over his artistic vision. According to The Wrap, the project had suffered early budget cuts and...

It Remake Indefinitely Pushed Back

New Line Cinema's remake of Stephen King's 'It' has been indefinitely pushed back.Production on the movie based on the 1986 horror novel by the acclaimed author was scheduled to start in three weeks' time, but...

Del Toro Unveils New Trailer For His Gothic Chiller 'Crimson Peak' [Trailer + Pictures]

Back in February, horror fans were given a first glimpse of Guillermo Del Toro's Crimson Peak, and now the acclaimed Mexican director has unveiled the full-length trailer of a film that is sure to top...

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