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  1. New on DVD/VoDRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... half-decomposed humanoid puppet in the HBO series of the same name. Truth be told, both that series and the Stephen King-penned knockoff Creepshow hew closer to the original comics than these movies do. Still, these films qualify as nice, PG-rated ...

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  2. Winter Wars: The Shining vs. DreamcatcherRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Examiner.com

    Ladies and gentleman, welcome to the Winter Wars ! This 13-article series focuses on Christmas/winter-themed horror flicks, pitting them against one another in head-to-head battles to see which movie reigns supreme on its own snow-packed throne. Today's knock-down, drag-out is KING-worthy! Stephen King , that is.

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  3. Stanley Hotel to hold design contest for hedge mazeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | ReporterHerald.com

    ... (1980), was a major plot point in the film, but never existed at the hotel on which the original book by Stephen King (published in 1977) was based. The maze will be covering the front lawn, which is currently seeded with Kentucky bluegrass and ...

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  4. Australian director makes a big Hollywood splash with BabadookRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... critics and horror icons, with critics calling it a horror masterpiece and one of the best movies of the year . Stephen King called Kent's spooky fantasy "highly disturbing and highly recommended". Oscar winning director William Friedkin (The ...

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  5. Bryn Mickle: Flint Horror Con ripe for a sequelRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | MLive.com

    ... and the group was kind enough to let me help judge its two-line scary story contest this year. I grew up on Stephen King novels and have seen George Romero's "Dawn of the Dead" more times than I can count. For the last four years, the Flint Horror ...

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  6. Lyons: Rolling Stone story rolls the truthRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Amarillo.com

    ... else at UVA) ever laid a hand on her. It's simply impossible to know. If Rolling Stone's story reads like a Stephen King novel, that may be because it's largely imaginary. UVA pledge events take place during spring semester, not September; there was ...

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  7. Aussie director of - Babadook' is Hollywood's new starRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Detroit News

    ... Kingdom. It has opened in the United States with near-unanimous acclaim from national critics and horror icons. Stephen King called Kent's spooky fantasy "highly disturbing and highly recommended." Oscar winning director William Friedkin ("The ...

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  8. Jennifer Kent: The new queen of screamRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Star Tribune

    ... Kingdom. It has opened in the United States with near-unanimous acclaim from national critics and horror icons. Stephen King called Kent's spooky fantasy "highly disturbing and highly recommended." Oscar winning director William Friedkin ("The ...

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    Thursday Dec 4 | Nuketown

    ... of my favorite SF novels, and while the Void series was uneven, I am looking forward to this book. Revival by Stephen King: ( Amazon / GoodReads ) I had been on a long King hiatus until 2013's Doctor Sleep , which was an excellent follow-up to The ...

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  10. No CaptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | The Star Online

    ... and essays to fill a Very Tall Shelf in a Rather Well Stocked Bookshop (capitalisation inspired by the author), Stephen King continues to weave riveting stories with no signs of loosening his grip on his pets er, on his Constant Readers. Revival is ...

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  11. The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1 only offers bits of actionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Examiner.com

    ... compound watching the raid take place, a perfect moment for her to sneak away and try to save Peeta on her own. Stephen King loathes Stanley Kubrick's The Shining (1980) because it deviates so heavily from the source material, but it is important ...

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  12. Writing Dystopian Fiction: 7 TipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Writer's Digest

    ... of anointed who continue making syrupy promises about our future. As the middleclass lives out the tale spun by Stephen King's Thinner , we might find ourselves picking up a dystopian novel to relive our despondent youths. In other words, if you ...

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  13. Stephen King's 'It' to be 2 films, with 'True...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Los Angeles Times

    It's exciting news for Stephen King fans, and terrifying news for everyone with a fear of clowns: The master of horror's 1986 novel "It" is finally headed to the big screen, reports Vulture . Filming on the long-discussed project will begin next summer.

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  14. Top four scary books you should go to bed withRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 7 | DNA India

    ... make you wonder if all this really happened. You hope not. With his blood-curdling writing and strange plots, Stephen King can easily be called the hero of horror. With several of his books dedicated solely to this genre, it was tough to pick just ...

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  15. 'True Detective' director Cary Fukunaga to direct...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 6 | TheCelebrityCafe

    Another major feature film adaptation of a Stephen King novel is in the works, and we officially have a director on board. According to Vulture , Cary Fukunaga will direct It , which is scheduled to begin shooting next summer.

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  16. Revival' shows Stephen King at his dark, twisted bestRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 7 | Burlington Times News

    ... the worst. He tracks Jacobs down, only to discover that the truth is much more awful than he ever imagined. Stephen King has done it again. "Revival" is an engaging, engrossing, page-turning novel of epic proportions. This story covers about 50 ...

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  17. Cary Fukunaga's 'It' Split Into Two Films, Separating the Past and Present TimelinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | WWBN-FM Burton

    Stephen King 's ' It ' is a beast of a book. Over its 1,000-plus pages, the novel follows a group of close-knit friends who do battle with a malevolent, child-killing force in their youth, only to reunite decades later to finish the job.

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  18. Cary Fukunaga's Adaptation of Stephen King's IT Set for Production this SummerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | Ain't It Cool News

    A theatrical adaptation of Stephen King's IT has been in the works for some time, but now looks to be closer than ever to actually going before the camera. In a recent interview with Vulture , producer Dan Lin revealed a bit about the film's projected timeline and plans.

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  19. Letter: No books? No talking face to face? FollyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | WauwatosaNOW.com

    Can we really believe that President Obama's "initiative to expand technology in the classroom" was meant to suggest that the Wauwatosa public schools should eliminate all textbooks in all classrooms? I'm horrified by the idea. Didn't our elementary teachers frequently remind us that "Books are our friends"? Didn't Cicero say, more than two millenia ago, that, "A room without books is like a body without a soul"? Doesn't Stephen King remind us that "Books are a uniquely portable magic"? Didn't Jackie Kennedy maintain that, "There are many little ways to enlarge your child's world.

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  20. Winter 2014 Reading ListRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | Nuketown

    ... of my favorite SF novels, and while the Void series was uneven, I am looking forward to this book. Revival by Stephen King: ( Amazon / GoodReads ) I had been on a long King hiatus until 2013's Doctor Sleep , which was an excellent follow-up to The ...

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