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Overlook Hotel: Mark Romanek Set to Direct Prequel to The Shining

Warner Bros. is in talks with Mark Romanek (One Hour Photo, Never Let Me Go) to direct a prequel to Stanley Kubrick’s classic The Shining, entitled Overlook Hotel. The Shining prequel would be based on the unpublished prologue to Stephen ...

Geek’s Summer Reading List: Grown-Up edition

While it is not yet officially summer, there is no time like the present to plan your summer reading list. Here are a few suggestions for your pool side reading enjoyment. Mr. Mercedes Stephen King once again delves into the deeper side of that ...

Stephen King’s The Stand Gets a New Director

A feature film version of Stephen King’s 1978 post apocalyptic novel The Stand has been in the works since Warner Bros. and CBS films partnered up in 2011. The production however has experienced a number of ups and downs as various people ...

Adapted From: 2014 Movie Season a Literary Bonanza

Quite possibly the most hotly debated genre in geek culture, the book to movie adaptation is not going anywhere soon. From The Wizard of Oz to Lord of the Rings, movies adapted from books have long been a Hollywood staple, and the upcoming movie ...

Stephen King’s Pennywise Could Be Coming to the Big Screen…

Pennywise the Dancing Clown: Nightmare Fuel for a generation… In 1990 Stephen King’s novel It, written just five years earlier, was adapted into a TV mini-series, and for four hours, over the course of two nights in November, ABC ...

Geek’s Monthly Book Drop – September 2013

It’s September already? Time flies when you’re having fun reading. With the new month comes a new cohort of books fresh off the printer. Here’s what caught our eyes for the coming month: MaddAddam by Margaret Atwood What ...