Salem's Lot


Gary Dauberman arrives to the 'Annabelle Comes Home' World Premiere on June 20, 2019 in Hollywood, CA. Editorial credit: DFree / Shutterstock.com

New Version of Salem's Lot On The Way From Annabelle Writer, Director

Salem's Lot is returning to the big screen Annabelle Comes Home director Gary Dauberman will write and direct a new adaptation of Stephen King's 1975 vampire novel, according to The Hollywood Reporter James Wan is also a producer The book was originally adapted in 1979 by Tobe Hooper, and again in 2004 Dauberman was also[...]

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"Jerusalem's Lot": Epix Giving Stephen King Short Story 10-Episode Adapt; Adrien Brody Starring

Now it looks like Epix wants in on "Planet King", giving a 10-episode, straight-to-series order for a drama based on the author's 1978 short story Jerusalem's Lot, with Adrien Brody (The Pianist) starring as Capt Charles Boone.[caption id="attachment_1136414" align="alignnone" width="1600"] BBC One/Anchor[/caption]With a late 2020 premiere expected, production on the 10-episode series will begin in[...]

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Castle of Horror: Salem's Lot (2004): The Stephen King Retrospective

This week we continue our Stephen King Retrospective with a look at the 2004 miniseries Salem's Lot, starring Rob Lowe and Andre Braugher and Rutger Hauer. Directed by Mikael Salomon for TNT, Salem's Lot had to fight an uphill battle, to begin with. Tobe Hoober of Poltergeist and Texas Chainsaw Massacre had delivered a scary, […]


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"Castle Rock" Season 2: "Never Wrong"* Lizzy Caplan, Elsie Fisher on Annie/Joy Dynamic & Much More [BC INTERVIEW]

With Hulu's critically-acclaimed Stephen King "shared universe" series Castle Rock having premiered its second season at New York Comic Con (NYCC) 2019 and the series debuting its first three episodes this week to strong early reviews (with Bleeding Cool's review coming this week), executive producer/showrunner Dustin Thomason as well as cast members Lizzy Caplan, Tim Robbins, Elsie Fisher, Paul Sparks, and Matthew Alan […]

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The Road to "Castle Rock" Season 2: Tim Robbins on Why Stephen King "Works", The Town's Evil & More [BC INTERVIEW]

With Hulu's critically-acclaimed Stephen King "shared universe" series Castle Rock having premiered its second season at New York Comic Con (NYCC) 2019 and the series debuting today to strong early reviews (with Bleeding Cool's review coming this week), executive producer/showrunner Dustin Thomason as well as cast members Lizzy Caplan, Tim Robbins, Elsie Fisher, Paul Sparks, and Matthew Alan sat down with Bleeding Cool […]

The Road to "Castle Rock" Season 2: Paul Sparks, Matthew Alan Talk Merrill Family, King's Universe & More [BC INTERVIEW]

With Hulu's critically-acclaimed Stephen King "shared universe" series Castle Rock having premiered its second season at New York Comic Con (NYCC) 2019 and the series set to debut on October 23 to strong early reviews, executive producer/showrunner Dustin Thomason as well as cast members Lizzy Caplan, Tim Robbins, Elsie Fisher, Paul Sparks, and Matthew Alan sat down with Bleeding Cool to discuss what fans […]


'Castle Rock' Season 2 Update: Premiere Finishes Filming; Begins "On The Heels" of Season 1

Hulu's critically-acclaimed Stephen King "shared universe" series Castle Rock is currently in production, with Lizzy Caplan (Masters of Sex), Tim Robbins (Here and Now), Elsie Fisher (Eighth Grade), Paul Sparks (Boardwalk Empire, House of Cards), Barkhad Abdi (Blade Runner 2049), Matthew Alan (13 Reasons Why), and John Hoogenakker (Tom Clancy's Jack Ryan) joining the horror anthology's upcoming sophomore season from creators Sam Shaw and Dustin Thomason, J.J. Abrams, and King. But […]

Shudder Will Spend December Celebrating Stephen King!

The list:Cujo The Dead Zone Creepshow 1 and 2 Silver Bullet Pet Sematary Salem's Lot Misery[caption id="attachment_777657" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: Featureflash Photo Agency / Shutterstock.com[/caption]If you have not seen any of these before, first of all what is wrong with you? Second, the must-watch films here are for sure Misery and Cujo[...]

Stephen King Has Had A Pretty Good Run On TV, Actually

I could definitely go more than five, but "five" seems like your safe, standard clickbait-able number to go with:Salem's Lot (1979)https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P43PvM5a8IsOriginally broadcast on CBS on November 17th and 24th, 1979 in two two-hour segments, Salem's Lot boasts a pedigree that includes the great horror director Tobe Hooper (The Texas Chainsaw Massacre, Poltergeist) as well as[...]