Tag Archives: The Stand

“Bag of Bones” reviews hit ahead of Sunday’s airing

By Adam Frazier Hollywoodnews.com: The A&E Network is getting ready to dig up “Stephen King’s Bag of Bones,” a four-hour epic miniseries based on The New York Times #1 bestselling novel, which features Pierce Brosnan’s return to television. The two-night event premieres on Sunday, December 11 and concludes on Monday, December[...]

Is the “Harry Potter” team really doing “The Stand?”

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Stephen King’s “The Stand” may be coming to theaters in a multi-part adaptation that will be shepherded by “Harry Potter” teammates David Yates (director) and Steve Kloves (screenwriter). I use the term “may” because, despite some excellent reporting by HitFix’s Drew McWeeny, Stephen King movie adaptation stories[...]

Stephen King responds to “Stand” remake rumors

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Once news broke that Hollywood planned a big-screen adaptation of Stephen King’s massive, post-apocalyptic tome “The Stand,” readers no doubt grew curious as to King’s take on the idea. Luckily, EW had access to the author (what with him once being a regular columnist for the weekly mag),[...]

Stephen King’s “The Stand” heading to the big screen

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Stephen King’s “The Stand” remains one of his richest novels – ranking right up there with “It” and the “Dark Tower” series as one of the author’s all-time greats – but has remained a tough nut to crack for filmmakers looking to adapt the epic story. That’s not[...]