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The Best TV Shows & Movies Coming to Netflix in June 2019

You know the drill: new month, new movies. June is coming, and bringing it with it a whole new slew of titles you’ll be able to stream on Netflix. Check out the best new TV shows and movies coming to Netflix in June 2019. Movies Coming to Netflix in June 2019 Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse The best Spider-Man movie ever made hits Netflix in June, and that’s worth getting excited about. Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse is a wildly inventive, massively entertaining and ultimately ende...
Tags: Movies, California, Horror, Stephen King, Sci-fi, Netflix, Animation, Sequels, Kubrick, Greta Gerwig, Spielberg, Steven Spielberg, Independent, Brian De Palma, Mike Mills, Mills

Stephen King’s The Long Walk Taps André Øvredal to Direct

Stephen King’s The Long Walk taps André Øvredal to direct Another Stephen King book is being turned into a feature film, and André Øvredalo will be at the helm. Deadline reports that Øvredalo will direct King’s 1979 novella The Long Walk, which was written under his pseudonym, Richard Bachman. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; googletag.cmd.push(fun...
Tags: Movies, Horror, Stephen King, Salem, Hulu, King, Guillermo, Jane Doe, Long Walk, Richard Bachman, ComingSoon, James Wan, Gary Dauberman, André Øvredal, William Sherak, James Vanderbilt Zodiac

Stephen King Movie ‘The Long Walk’ Finds its Director in André Øvredal

A little over a year ago, word broke that Stephen King‘s The Long Walk would be strutting its way onto the big screen. Now, The Long Walk movie has found its director. André Øvredal, who helmed The Autopsy of Jane Doe and the upcoming Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark, will bring King’s dystopian story of teens forced to compete in a deadly marathon. Deadline is reporting that André Øvredal will follow-up Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark with Stephen King’s The Long Walk. King wrote the boo...
Tags: Movies, Horror, Stephen-King, America, Adaptation, King, Frank Darabont, James Vanderbilt, Vanderbilt, Jane Doe, Darabont, Long Walk, Richard Bachman, André Øvredal, The Long Walk, Bradley Fischer

Stephen King’s ‘The Long Walk’ Film Taps ‘Scary Stories to Tell’ Director

New Line has tapped André Øvredal to direct the feature adaptation of Stephen King’s dystopian thriller “The Long Walk.” Øvredal’s credits include mystery thriller “The Autopsy of Jane Doe” and the upcoming horror film “Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark,” co-written and produced by Guillermo del Toro and releasing on Aug. 9. James Vanderbilt […]
Tags: News, Stephen King, Guillermo Del Toro, Andre Ovredal, James Vanderbilt, Jane Doe, André Øvredal, The Long Walk

‘Eyes of the Dragon’ Series Adapted from Stephen King’s Novel in the Works at Hulu

Game of Thrones is ending this weekend, but there’s always room for new fantasy shows. Enter Hulu, who are developing a pilot for an Eyes of the Dragon series, based on the fantasy novel by Stephen King. The book has dragons, knights, sorcery, conspiracies – all the stuff Game of Thrones fans seem to love, just not as R-rated. Seth Grahame-Smith, who executive produced the King adaptations It and It Chapter Two, is writing the pilot and will serve as showrunner.  Stephen King adaptations are ...
Tags: Television, Movies, Fantasy, Stephen-King, Adaptation, Hulu, King, Thomas, Peter, Seth Grahame-smith, Grahame Smith, Delain, Flagg, Eyes of the Dragon, Roland Peter

Daily Podcast: Robert Pattinson as Batman, His Dark Materials, Back to the Future Musical, and More

On the May 17, 2019 episode of /Film Daily, /Film senior writer Ben Pearson is joined by writers Hoai-Tran Bui and Chris Evangelista to discuss the latest film and tv news, including some possible new Batman casting, a Back to the Future musical, the His Dark Materials trailer, another Stephen King adaptation, and more. In The News: HT – Robert Pattinson Will Play the Caped Crusader in Matt Reeves’ ‘The Batman’ [Updated] Chris – 3 Reasons Robert Pattinson is an In...
Tags: Hbo, Hollywood, London, Movies, Stephen King, Robert Pattinson, Batman, Hulu, Chris, Ben Pearson, Pattinson, Matt Reeves, Hoai Tran Bui, Chris Evangelista, Film Daily Podcast, Sam Hume

Hulu & Fox 21 Developing Series Adaptation of Stephen King’s Eyes of the Dragon

Hulu & Fox 21 developing series adaptation of Stephen King’s Eyes of the Dragon Deadline has brought word that Hulu and Fox 21 are teaming up to develop what they hope will be the answer to the HBO fantasy drama Game of Thrones with a series adaptation of Stephen King’s well-received 1984 fantasy novel Eyes of the Dragon. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]};...
Tags: Apple, Hbo, TV, Movies, Amc, Stephen King, Syfy, Fox, TV News, Hulu, King, Seth Grahame Smith, Grahame Smith, Delain, TV Premiere, Jon Berg

A Naked Singularity Adds Bill Skarsgard to Cast

A Naked Singularity adds Bill Skarsgard to cast According to The Wrap, It star Bill Skarsgard has been tapped to join the cast of Scott Free Productions’ forthcoming film adaptation of A Naked Singularity. He joins previously announced cast members John Boyega (Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker) and Olivia Cooke (Modern Love). This project will be the second collaboration between Skarsgard and director Chase Palmer, who co-wrote the script for It. PB = PB || {}; ...
Tags: Movies, Sweden, Stephen King, Skywalker, Mike Cahill, ComingSoon, Movie News, Bill Skarsgård, Scott Free Productions, Chase Palmer, John Boyega Star Wars, Tony Ganz, Sergio De La Pava, John Boyega Letitia Wright, A Naked Singularity, David Matthews Vinyl Scott Free Productions

Shania Twain and Britt Robertson Join Lionsgate’s I Still Believe

Shania Twain and Britt Robertson join Lionsgate’s I Still Believe Following the surprise hit of the faith-based music drama I Can Only Imagine, Lionsgate is working on a followup entitled I Still Believe and after already landing two strong leads in Gary Sinise (Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders) and KJ Apa (Riverdale), the cast has expanded to include country star Shania Twain and Tomorrowland‘s Britt Robertson, according to The Hollywood Reporter. PB = PB || {}; ...
Tags: Christopher Nolan, Shania Twain, Movies, Lionsgate, Stephen King, Disney, Robert Pattinson, Cbs, Jeremy, Cw, Captain America, Tomorrowland, APA, Melissa, Jon, Robertson

Musical Dramedy Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist Gets Series Order at NBC

Musical dramedy Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist gets series order at NBC According to TVLine, NBC has officially given a series order for the upcoming musical comedy-drama titled Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist,starring Jane Levy as the titular protagonist. The new series is created by Austin Winsberg (Jake in Progress). PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; ...
Tags: TV, Movies, Nbc, Abc, Stephen King, San Francisco, TV News, Hulu, Mitch, Simon, Howard, Anna Camp, Skylar Astin, Andre Holland, ComingSoon, Jane Levy

The Trailer For IT Chapter 2 Is Here And I Am Ready To Never Sleep Again

BRING ON THE DANCING CLOWN OH MAN OH MAN OH MAN. It’s been almost two years since the first installment of Stephen King’s IT reboot hit theaters and reignited everyone’s childhood fear of clowns (especially mine — seriously, fuck clowns), and earlier today we finally got a look at the long-awaited chapter two. AND IT. LOOKS. SO. FREAKIN. GOOOOOD. The second movie takes place 27 years after the first — and as we know from the first movie, Pennywise resurfaces every 27 years to drag m...
Tags: Stephen King, Humor, Gracie Hughes, Pennywise, Justin Staggs, Losers Club, Loser 's Club, Rodney Nava, Garrett McDowell

Navigating the Wordplay festival: Writers not to miss

Stephen King is just one of 100-plus writers at the inaugural book fest. Here's our guide to navigating the array of alternatives, geared to your interests.
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‘It Chapter Two’ Trailer Breakdown: You Know What They Say About Derry…

The Losers’ Club is back, and so is Pennywise the Clown in It Chapter Two. The long-awaited trailer for the horror sequel just arrived, and it does not disappoint. Rather than a traditional trailer, we get an extended (although clearly trimmed-down) scene, followed by a few quick, exciting, creepy shots. The marketing department doesn’t have to give away too much – they know the hype is real, and that audiences will happily return to the haunted town of Derry, Maine. Still, there’s plenty to la...
Tags: Jessica Chastain, Movies, Jimmy Fallon, Horror, Stephen King, It, Sequels, Adaptation, Bill, Derry, King, Tom Tom, Marsh, Mike, Richie, Ben

Stars of ‘It: Chapter 2’ Are Being Haunted by a Red Balloon on Instagram

With the first movie such a success, it's no surprise that Warner Bros. is starting to roll out the marketing for this year's It: Chapter 2. The movie, scheduled for release this November, tells the story in the second half of Stephen King's original novel, following The Losers Club as they are now adults who've...
Tags: Stephen King, Advertising, Warner Bros, AdFreak

‘Stranger Things’ Lawsuit Dropped Right Before Trial

The Duffer Brothers can breathe a sigh of relief, because a lawsuit against them has gone kaput. The Stranger Things creators were on the cusp of heading to trial after writer Charlie Kessler accused them of stealing the idea for their hit Netflix series from a script he wrote. Now, only days away from trial, Kessler has withdrawn the lawsuit, claiming he was mistaken. More on the Stranger Things lawsuit below. Stranger Things is a show that wears its inspirations on its sleeve. But those in...
Tags: Google, Television, Movies, Legal, Stephen King, Netflix, Kessler, Stranger Things, Duffer Brothers, The Duffer Brothers, Charlie Kessler, Charlie Kessler Kessler, Duffers

Pennywise Returns to Spread More Fiendish Terror in the First Trailer for It Chapter Two

When we last saw the members of the Losers’ Club—the misfit kids of Derry, Maine—they had just made a vow to reunite when Pennywise, the sewer-dwelling demon who preys on their worst fears, inevitably lurches back to life. As the first trailer for the much-anticipated It Chapter Two reveals, the characters may be…Read more...
Tags: Books, Jessica Chastain, Science, Horror, Stephen King, James McAvoy, Warner Bros, Bill Hader, Pennywise, Bill Skarsgård, Andy Muschietti, Finn Wolfhard, Derry Maine, Jack Dylan Grazer, Losers ' Club, It Chapter 2

‘It Chapter Two’ Trailer: Pennywise Welcomes You Back to Derry

  Get ready to return home to Derry, Maine with the It Chapter Two trailer. The members of The Losers’ Club are all grown up, but they can’t escape their childhood fears. With It Chapter Two, director Andy Muschietti completes his adaptation of Stephen King‘s tome of terror that started with 2017’s surprise blockbuster It. Unlike most King movie sequels, It Chapter Two is actually still working with the author’s source material, with the scripts for this film, and 2017’s It, splitting up the le...
Tags: Jessica Chastain, Movies, Horror, Stephen King, It, Sequels, Adaptation, Movie Trailers, Derry, King, Isaiah Mustafa, Bill-Hader, Bill Skarsgård, James Ransone, Andy Muschietti, Jay Ryan

IT Chapter Two Trailer Resurrects the Loser’s Club… and Pennywise!

BEGIN SLIDESHOW IT Chapter Two trailer resurrects the Loser’s Club… and Pennywise! Warner Bros. and New Line have released the debut trailer for IT Chapter Two, the sequel to the 2017 box office phenomenon IT that brings the Loser’s Club back to Derry, Maine 27-years later. Check out the IT Chapter Two trailer below along with the new poster! PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds'...
Tags: Movies, Horror, Stephen King, James McAvoy, Bill, Deadpool, Eddie, Ben, Pennywise, Tom Rogan, ComingSoon, Movie News, Bill Skarsgård, Gary Dauberman, Andy Muschietti, Derry Maine

It: Chapter Two trailer brings Pennywise back for more nightmares

Warner Bros. Pictures released the first trailer for It: Chapter Two, the upcoming sequel to the 2017 film It, based on the novel of the same name written by Stephen King. The first film is the highest-grossing horror movie of all time. The post It: Chapter Two trailer brings Pennywise back for more nightmares appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: News, Stephen King, Trends, Warner Bros Pictures, Pennywise, Movies & TV, It: Chapter Two

‘It: Chapter Two’ Trailer: The Losers’ Club Returns to Derry, Maine

Pennywise and the Losers’ Club are back. It’s been nearly three decades since the youngsters of Derry, Maine defeated the sewer-dwelling, shapeshifting demon known as Pennywise the Dancing Clown. Or so they thought. Warner Bros. and New Line unveiled new footage of “It: Chapter Two,” showcasing the band of misfits returning to their hometown 27 […]
Tags: Jessica Chastain, News, Stephen King, James McAvoy, Warner Bros, Bill Hader, Pennywise, Derry Maine, Losers Club, It: Chapter 2

IT: Chapter Two Trailer Set to Float this Thursday

It: Chapter Two trailer set to float this Thursday Aside from a brief snippet of footage screened at CinemaCon in Las Vegas in early April, news on the Stephen King adaptation IT: Chapter Two has remained relatively quiet. Until now! The first trailer to the horror sequel will arrive online this Thursday with news being revealed via a billboard in Times Square. Check out the Tweet below! PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAu...
Tags: Movies, Stephen King, Las Vegas, Deadpool, Derry, Richie, NYC Times Square, ComingSoon, Bill Skarsgård, Gary Dauberman, Andy Muschietti, Jack Dylan Grazer, Times Square Check

Hulu’s new original TV has been on a serious hot streak in 2019, and women are the driving force

All four new original TV series that Hulu has released in 2019 have been met with critical acclaim, and have an average Rotten Tomatoes critic score of 94%, well above the averages of competitors like Netflix and Amazon. Three of these originals — "Shrill," "Pen15," and "The Act" — not only star women and revolve around their stories, but also emerged from women's writing or reporting. Hulu VP of original content development Beatrice Springborn said the streamer has for years worked to build r...
Tags: Apple, Amazon, Hollywood, Reese Witherspoon, France, Stephen King, Disney, US, Trends, Fox, Netflix, James Franco, Idris Elba, Aidy Bryant, Anna, Hulu

A La Carte (May 3)

There is once again a solid list of Kindle deals for you to consider today. We’re spoiled. Those Who Suffer Are My Teachers “Living as an American in a developing country has forced me to wrestle hard with what I believe. Am I believing an American gospel? Or the actual gospel? Even though it’s easy for me to disdain the misuse of Jeremiah 29:11, how many times have I caught myself thinking, God would never let that terrible thing happen to me? How often have I needed to remi...
Tags: California, Stephen King, Blogging, Jesus, James Patterson, Boeing, Christ, Patterson, Max, A La Carte, Brown, Mount, Jeremiah, John Grisham, Carl Trueman, John Earnest

Ansel Elgort’s Five Best Films

Ansel Elgort’s Five Best Films is counting down our five favorite performances from actor Ansel Elgort, who at age 25 is already carving out an impressive career as a Hollywood leading man. Check out his five best films in the gallery below! PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; googletag.cmd.push(function() { var standAloneSizeMapp...
Tags: Hollywood, Movies, Ansel Elgort, Stephen King, Spielberg, Steven Spielberg, Elgort, Carrie Ansel Elgort, Edgar Wright Jason Reitman, Ansolo

‘Pet Sematary’ Was Frightening Before I Became a Mother – Now I Understand Its Horror All-Too-Well

This post features spoilers for Pet Sematary. You know you shouldn’t, you think that you wouldn’t, but what if you could? When I read Pet Sematary last summer, it was a last minute grab off of the shelf during an otherwise average trip to the bookstore. Unbeknownst to me, I had just grabbed a book so disturbing that it would sink its claws deep into my psyche. Even after reading the foreword, and finding out that King himself originally deemed it too disturbing to publish, I thought myself ...
Tags: Movies, Horror, Stephen King, Features, Winston Churchill, Timmy, Rachel, Louis, Ellie, Gage, Scooby, Jud, Pet Sematary, Featured Stories Sidebar, Gage Creed, Victor Pascow

‘Creepshow’ TV Series Featurette Goes Behind-the-Scenes With Showrunner Greg Nicotero

One of my most-anticipated pieces of entertainment for 2019 is Shudder’s new Creepshow TV series. Showrunner Greg Nicotero (The Walking Dead) is bringing the spirit of George Romero and Stephen King’s horror anthology film to the AMC-owned streaming service, with a wealth of talent lined-up to make it happen. In a new Creepshow TV seres featurette, Nicotero talks about his history with Creepshow, and his excitement about the upcoming show. Creepshow TV Series Featurette  You won’t find ...
Tags: Television, Movies, Horror, Amc, Stephen King, House, George Romero, Video Clips, Joe Hill, George, Romero, Bruce Jones, Greg Nicotero, John Esposito, Behind the Scenes Footage, Nicotero