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Claiming Christians, conservatives are hypocrites on immigration: A tactic of Nancy Pelosi, Stephen King (with poll)

We've heard that rule again and again nowadays. We heard it from abortion-rights advocates.


Related Topix: Vocal, Gay/Lesbian, Wedding, Immigration Reform, US News, US Supreme Court, Prison

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Digital Trends

Mark Romanek to direct The Shining prequel, Overlook Hotel

Stanley Kubrick's 1980 film The Shining is widely regarded as one of the greatest horror movies of all time - and now it's getting a prequel.


Related Topix: Never Let Me Go, Horror Movies, Drama Movies, One Hour Photo, The Shining, Thriller, Celebrities, Movies, Entertainment

Mon Jul 21, 2014


Mark Romanek to direct Overlook Hotel

Mark Romanek is said to be in talks with Warner Bros. to direct 'The Shining' prequel 'Overlook Hotel', which will tell the story of the possessed building through the eyes of it's original owner.


Related Topix: Never Let Me Go, Horror Movies, The Shining, Thriller, Celebrities

Sun Jul 20, 2014

HorrorTalk News

Stephen King Films FAQ: All That's Left to Know About the King of Horror on Film

There is no name more synonymous with horror than Stephen King. Whether or not you like his books, there is no denying that no one person is better known when it comes to bringing the scares to a global audience.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Vocal


Former child movie star dies at the age of 21

Bartusiak, who played Mel Gibson's daughter in the 2000 war epic The Patriot , died yesterday at her Texas home.


Related Topix: Thriller, The Patriot, Drama Movies, War Movies, Action Movies, Celebrities, Mel Gibson, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Action TV


BWW Reviews: FlynnArts Opens a Chilling CARRIE

FlynnArts Summer Youth Theater opened CARRIE, THE MUSICAL on Thursday, July 18 at Burlington's FlynnSpace at the Flynn Center for the Performing Arts .


Related Topix: Theater, Carrie, Arts, Vocal, Education Etc.

Cape Cod Times

Stephen King puts a very human monster behind the wheel

Stephen King's books usually teem with all manner of ghoulies and ghosties and long-legged beasties.


Related Topix: Vocal, Supernatural

Sat Jul 19, 2014


'Overlook Hotel' - Mark Romanek to direct 'The Shining' prequel

Mark Romanek will direct Overlook Hotel - the Warner Bros prequel to Stanley Kubrick's The Shining .


Related Topix: Horror Movies, The Shining, Never Let Me Go, Thriller, Drama Movies, One Hour Photo, Celebrities, Jack Nicholson, Shelley Duvall


Con Games: Why Stephen King Can't Write

First you have to decide whether to listen to me or not: keep in mind, kemosabes, that Stephen King has sold 350 million novels, and I have sold 11. So you are forewarned that size matters, and forearmed with no reason to really believe a nobody novelist like me .


Related Topix: Celebrities, Vocal

Fri Jul 18, 2014


Leftover Salmon Announces Weekend At The Stanley Hotel

Writer Stephen King stayed at the 140-room neo-Georgian Stanley Hotel in Estes Park, CO; which inspired him to write The Shining .


Related Topix: Celebrities, Estes Park, CO

Dark Horizons News

Mark Romanek To Helm "Shining" Prequel

Mark Romanek is in negotiations to direct "Overlook Hotel," the upcoming film prequel to Stephen King's classic horror novel "The Shining".


Related Topix: Never Let Me Go, Drama Movies, One Hour Photo, Thriller, Celebrities

JAM! Showbiz

Stephen King's 'Mr. Mercedes' a decent summer read

Stephen King is the master of the horror story. Sure, he has his critics, but he must know what he's doing to be able to sell millions of books.


Related Topix: Pet Sematary, Horror Movies, Celebrities, Vocal

Hollywood Reporter

'Shining' Prequel 'Overlook Hotel' Lands Director

The director is in negotiations to direct the prequel to The Shining for Warner Bros., The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed.


Related Topix: Horror Movies, The Shining, Thriller, Celebrities, Jack Nicholson, Shelley Duvall, Never Let Me Go, Movies, Entertainment

Wed Jul 16, 2014

City Paper

Carrie: The Musical at Studio 2ndStage, Reviewed: This campy...

Minimalism usually makes for better horror, at least on the stage: An audience's imagination can conjure creepier images than the most eloquent direction and the most convincing special effects.


Related Topix: Horror Movies, Thriller, Carrie, Drama Movies, Vocal


Pennywise: Yesterdays [Reviews]

Released: Jul 15, 2014 Genre: Punk Rock Label: Epitaph Number Of Tracks: 11 Essentially, this is a compilation album with both previously released and unreleased songs, which were written by their late bassist, Jason Thirsk.


Related Topix: Punk, Pennywise, The Offspring, Pop/Rock, Vocal, Suicide

Tue Jul 15, 2014

Silicon Alley Insider

22 Lessons From Stephen King On How To Be A Great Writer

Renowned author Stephen King writes stories that captivate millions of people around the world and earn him an estimated $17 million a year .


Related Topix: Vocal, Dance, Atlantic Ocean

Mon Jul 14, 2014


Photo Call: "And Eve Was Weak!" Emily Zickler and Tony Nominee...

Tony Award nominee Barbara Walsh stars as fanatical religious mother Margaret White in the Washington, D.C. premiere of the cult musical Carrie , based on the Stephen King novel, which officially opened July 13 after previews that began July 9 at the Studio Theatre.


Related Topix: Vocal

The Washington Post

a Carriea draws too little blood

When the musical version of Stephen King's "Carrie" opened on Broadway in 1988, the reviews were so poisonous that it shuttered within three days, going into the books as one of the most infamous bombs of all time.


Related Topix: Carrie, Horror Movies, Drama Movies, Thriller, Vocal, Travel, Entertainment

Sat Jul 12, 2014

The Charlotte Observer

Noteworthy paperbacks

In August 2008, Lindhout – a 27-year-old Canadian traveler and fledgling television reporter – was kidnapped in Somalia along with photojournalist Nigel Brennan.


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Fri Jul 11, 2014

Washington Blade

STAYCATION: Treasures from the stage

No one ever said a staycation has to be without adventure, so why not include some theater in your plans? Theater is transporting, delivering you to far off places and unfamiliar situations.


Related Topix: Theater, Horror Movies, Thriller, Carrie, Drama Movies, Vocal, Celebrities, Sissy Spacek, Alternative