Tag: horror movie

What IT Got Wrong about Mike Hanlon

By now, millions of people have gone to see the big screen version of Stephen King’s amazing novel IT. I went opening weekend and enjoyed (almost) everything about the movie. I loved the characters and the actors playing these kids were great. Skarsgard’s version of Pennywise was brilliant and ridiculously scary. Unfortunately, there is one…


Stephen King’s ‘Suffer the Little Children’ Coming to the Big Screen

With both The Dark Tower and IT opening in theaters, his series Mr. Mercedes on the Audience Network and the anthology series based on his work Castle Rock coming soon, Stephen King’s works have come back into the spotlight, especially in Hollywood. One of the horror masters earliest short stories is going to be adapted…


IT takes in impressive Box Office this weekend

In a move that raises the bar for future horror movie releases, Stephen King’s IT remake has brought in record numbers at the box office this weekend. The Andy Muschietti directed film, based on the novel by Stephen King, was made for a little more than 35 million dollars. So far, in its opening weekend,…


See the Haunting First Trailer for The Lodgers

One of the reasons I enjoy this gig is that I get to discover new things that I would not have been exposed to in the course of everyday life. Last month I had the pleasure of interviewing comic book writer and horror fan Thom Burgess about his graphic novel The Eyrie. During the course…


IT: A Fancast Review

IT New Line Cinema / Warner Brothers Written by Cary Fukunaga, Chase Palmer and Gary Dauberman Directed by Andrés Muschietti Starring Bill Skarsgard, Finn Wolfhard, Sophia Lillis, Jaeden Leiberher, Jack Dylan Grazer, Wyatt Oleff, Chosen Jacobs and Jeremy Ray Taylor Rated R First and foremost, there is nothing about the book IT that I do not…