There are a lot of Stephen King movies in development, which isn't surprising considering he's an author who has almost supernaturally mastered the balance of quantity and quality. So, given the high volume of projects that fans of King's work will have to look forward to, it helps to have a digestible understanding of what's coming. Here is a breakdown of every Stephen King movie currently in development.
In September, audiences will return with the Losers' Club to the sleepy town of Derry, Maine for IT Chapter Two. A sequel to 2017's IT, IT Chapter Two sees the Losers' Club all grown up but still working through the trauma of their childhood encounter with Pennywise the demon clown, as they are forced to return to their hometown to try and stop his reign of terror for good. Here is a full guide to the cast and characters of IT Chapter Two.
What is it about Stephen King’s writings that captivates and torments us so much? According to the acclaimed author, there are three levels of horror: The Gross-Out, Horror, and Terror. It is these elements that allow the genre to be diversely shocking and hypnotizing in not only literature but in cinema as well.
Though IT Chapter Two doesn’t make its way into Regal until September 6th, all of you IT fans can experience life in Derry and meet Pennywise face-to-face at The Derry Canal Days Festival and Funhouse being held in Hollywood! For those lovers of all things Pennywise who won’t be able to make it out (or those who just don’t have the courage to meet him in person), we floated on down to the haunted carnival to report on the horrors that everyone’s favorite interdimensional clown has in store.
We all have that friend or family member that will, without fail, complain about a movie not living up to the standards of the book; or maybe you are that friend or family member. Either way, one cannot deny that if a book gets the Hollywood treatment, it must be a pretty great story. So to get ahead of the crowd, we’ve compiled a list of books to read this summer before the movie adaptation hits the big screen this year!