Stephen King makes the play the thing with
SFGateStephen King makes the play the thing with John MellencampSFGateStephen King may not be known as a playwright, but he's no stranger to the theater. America's premier horror novelist became a produced playwright years ago — many years ago — when he was a Boy Scout in Durham, Maine. He was 11, and the play for ...
Posted on 28 October 2014 | 11:26 pm
Stephen King and the American Gothic -
Stephen King and the American GothicBerkeley Beacon (subscription)As a teenager, it was a full-blown addiction: I devoured the work of Edgar Allan Poe, H. P. Lovecraft, Stephen King, Richard Laymon, and Anne Rice. When I came to college, I found myself in an environment where the works of these authors are often ...
Posted on 28 October 2014 | 9:45 pm
Why the horror of Stephen King's words
Why the horror of Stephen King's words doesn't translate well to filmA.V. Club Denver/BoulderHorror, like comedy, is a visceral genre: We don't choose what to laugh at, just as we can't really choose what scares us. It's an individual, subjective experience. Horror movies, however, can't cater to every individual fear, and so they tend to ...and more »
Posted on 28 October 2014 | 7:31 am
'It' Movie Remake Getting Close To Reality?
Wall St. Cheat Sheet'It' Movie Remake Getting Close To Reality? Stephen King Asked Cary ...KpopStarz"It" movie remake 2015 is gearing up! Stephen King's highly acclaimed movie adaptation will be revamped based on two-part series. The planned project will be written and directed by Cary Fukunaga together with Chase Palmer who'll be co-writing the ...Why are we so scared of clowns?Telegraph.co.uk7 Hollywood Monsters, From Creepy to ComicalWall St. Cheat Sheetall 4 news articles »
Posted on 27 October 2014 | 9:06 am
Stephen King Exclusive: Read an Excerpt From
RollingStone.comStephen King Exclusive: Read an Excerpt From New Book 'Revival'RollingStone.comStephen King's new book Revival, in stores on November 11th, is a modern-day Frankenstein story about a electricity-obsessed minister that turns on God after his family dies and his five-decade relationship with a drug-added rock guitarist. "I've had ...
Posted on 27 October 2014 | 7:34 am
Michael Myers, Stephen King top list of
Could you be living next door to a real-life Stephen King or Norman Bates?
Posted on 29 October 2014 | 12:28 pm
On the Books: R.L. Stine, comic publishers
The Stephen King of children’s literature is as prolific on Twitter as he is in print. R.L. Stine has more
Posted on 29 October 2014 | 11:11 am
Stephen King: Religion is a dangerous tool
Blockbuster author reveals his spiritual side in lengthy Q&A to launch new novel that deals with a ministers loss of faith Stephen King, whose forthcoming novel Revival features a Methodist minister who condemns his faith after a horrific accident, has described organised religion as a very dangerous tool thats been misused by a lot of people. In a rare and lengthy question and answer session ...
Posted on 29 October 2014 | 7:02 am
'Horns' author Joe Hill says
TORONTO - Author Joe Hill didn't start off wanting to follow in the footsteps of his dad, bestselling horror novelist Stephen King.
Posted on 28 October 2014 | 5:55 pm
Michael Myers, Stephen King Among Most
How many real people are named Freddy Krueger? read more
Posted on 27 October 2014 | 11:48 am
‘Ghost Brothers of Darkland County’
The description comes from songwriter John Mellencamp, who collaborated with author Stephen King and music producer T Bone Burnett on the production, which comes to the Durham Performing Arts Center Nov. 14. Mellencamp wrote the music and lyrics for the play.
Posted on 30 October 2014 | 12:22 am
Halloween perfect time to read 'The Stand'
After all, tomorrow is Halloween, right? When you add to that fact certain unmentionable current world events, you get a scenario fit for Stephen King. But the good thing for us is; King has already written a scary story about a post-apocalyptic world ...
Posted on 29 October 2014 | 9:17 pm
Michael Myers, Stephen King top list of
On Oct. 31, most homeowners wouldn't be surprised to find a Freddie Krueger knocking at their door in search of candy. But do they know a real Jason Voorhees (of "Friday the 13th" fame) might lurk around the block? There are more people with morbid ...
Posted on 29 October 2014 | 8:32 pm
The Self Portraits of Jason Grim
Jason Grim's self-portraits are inspired by the horror movies he grew up on — Clive Barker, Stephen King — and video games. These images from "Beyond The Void" are portraits that visualize creatures and beings from another plane of existence.
Posted on 29 October 2014 | 7:55 pm
Stephen King: 'God is a source of strength,
Stephen King says that he believes in God because it “makes things better”. Although he describes organised religion as “a very dangerous tool that’s been misused by a lot of people”, he still thinks that his faith gives him strength. “You have ...
Posted on 29 October 2014 | 2:46 am
Stephen King, wife pledge $3M to Maine
Stephen King and his wife have agreed to pay $3 million to overhaul their century-old hometown library in Maine, as long as $6 million is raised from other sources.
Posted on 20 March 2013 | 12:22 pm
Stephen King writes post-Newtown essay on
Horror writer Stephen King is seeking to provoke a discussion on gun control and gun rights following the school shooting massacre in Newtown, Conn.
Posted on 25 January 2013 | 1:48 pm
Rare Stephen King book for auction in Maine
A signed copy of a rare Stephen King book is up for auction at a Maine bookstore, with proceeds going to a nearby homeless shelter's emergency home heating fund.
Posted on 3 January 2013 | 6:08 am
Stephen King offers writing tips to Mass.
Stephen King loves scaring people, but one student at University of Massachusetts Lowell tried to find out Friday what scares him.
Posted on 7 December 2012 | 4:34 pm
Stephen King writing crime novel
Stephen King will take on crime for a novel coming out next year.
Posted on 29 May 2012 | 11:55 pm