Tag: The Shining
With the upcoming release of The Dark Tower and It: Part 1 - The Loser’s Club, we look back at the successes and failures of previous Stephen King film adaptations.
Judson & Collin are back and talkin' horror this week! They talk Kubrick's horror masterpiece The Shining & Robert Eggers masterful debut The VVitch; they also talk about American sexual Puritanism, The Birth of a Nation, the moon landing, even work in a mention of There Will Be Blood - fancy that!
The horror that sparks the brain zaps down to the bones. Psychological horror chills because primal fears are at its core, and because of this, it remains one of the scariest horror subgenres.
Every once in a while, an actor will come on the scene with impact, impressing everyone with a powerhouse debut performance. But sometimes a great freshmen performance fails to lead to a good follow up, and the person who made the impressive debut starts to fade from the scene. It’s always sad when such potential is unmet. Here are 10 actors who started with a bang but faded with a whimper.
The entertainment world is ripe with speculation as to whether or not Walking Dead’s Glen Mazzara will write the prequel to the horror classic The Shining. From zombies to ghosts, if Mazzara does pen the prequel can he please both fans and Stephen King?