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[Review] Big Wheels [Twisted Dreams Film Festival]: Long-Festering Secrets Surface in This Fine Stephen King Adaptation

Alcohol, insults, and dredging up the past rarely mix well together, and they certainly don’t in the Canadian short film Big Wheels, director Andrew Simpson’s take on a Stephen King short story. This taut thriller is a nail-biter throughout thanks to nerve-wracking atmosphere and acting-clinic–level performances. Bob (Andrew Bee) is a mechanic who is about […]

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EPIX Teases Their Adaptation of Stephen King’s ‘Jerusalem’s Lot’ Titled CHAPELWAITE

Epix has finally gotten around to bringing us their long-anticipated adaptation of Stephen King’s prequel tale of Salem’s Lot – Jerusalem’s Lot, a short story that first appeared in his now-iconic short story collection Night Shift. Production on the series was delayed because of COVID but – they finally managed to get it shot, and […]

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Steven Spielberg And The Duffer Brothers Are Teaming Up To Bring Stephen King and Peter Straub’s ‘The Talisman’ To Netflix

The Talisman is an epic novel – penned by Stephen King and Peter Straub, both horror literature titans in their own right – they collaborated on the novel which was originally released in 1984 bringing us a breathtaking blend of horror and fantasy that since the day it was released has screamed for some kind […]

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Review: CBS All Access: ‘The Stand’ – Where Things Are Three Episodes In

Everyone knows – I’m Gruesome Magazine’s resident Stephen King fan. I have been a fan of his written word – and the projects derived from them – since Carrie and although I love the original Mick Garris directed mini-series, like many fans I have longed for a more elaborate visual retelling of this horror classic. […]

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Shudder Is About To Make Your Halloween – Check Out The Trailer For The ‘Creepshow Animated Special’

Adapting stories from Stephen King and Joe Hill and featuring the vocal talents of Kiefer Sutherland and Joe King, the Creepshow Animated Special is the Halloween season gift we all need and deserve. Rolling out on Shudder on Oct. 29th – the channel gives us the following break down: “Two animated tales of terror: “Survivor […]

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New Trailer For ‘The Stand’ Takes Us To The Cornfield – And Beyond

As Dec. 17th inches ever closer – the anticipation for this second adaptation of Stephen King’s epic novel The Stand grows ever stronger – and after seeing this latest trailer it would appear that the anticipation is warranted. It looks epic in it’s scope – and production and, I can’t wait to lay eyes on […]

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Another Stephen King Haunted Car Adaptation Is Heading Our Way As ‘From A Buick 8’ Lands A Director.

Stephen King has a thing about evil motor vehicles. Christine, Trucks (which became Maximum Overdrive) Uncle Otto’s Truck and of course From A Buick 8 – all about gas-powered vehicles run amok – that last one on the list has moved one more step in the process of becoming a feature film by landing itself […]

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[Review] Uncle Otto’s Truck (Crimson Screen Horror Film FestFest): A Man’s Obsession with a Derelict Truck Leads to Terror

Writer/Director Dan Sellers and his Wreak Havoc Productions cast and crew deliver a stellar Stephen King adaptation with their latest short film, Uncle Otto’s Truck. The short story of the same name — part of King’s Dollar Baby Program — was published in the author’s Skeleton Crew collection, and Sellers has done the tale great […]

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The Dead Zone (1983) – Episode 153 – Decades of Horror 1980s

“The ICE… is gonna BREAK!” If someone told you they had a vision that the ice would break if you went skating, what would you do? Join your faithful Grue Crew – Crystal Cleveland, Chad Hunt, Bill Mulligan, and Jeff Mohr – as they checkout the ice in Stephen King’s The Dead Zone (1983) directed […]