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  1. Stephen King bibliography: The Stand Expanded and Uncut VersionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 |

    This book is long; really, really long. It's daunting to the point where it starts to get in your head.


  2. STC's 'Carrie'; tale of teased telekinetic teen an unexpected Halloween treatRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2014 |

    Unless your mom's been keeping you locked away in a closet reciting quotes that may or may not actually be found in The Good Book, you are no doubt familiar with what is easily Stephen King 's most famous scarytale, "Carrie" , but did you know there was "Carrie: The Musical"? Leave it to Cathy Street, artistic director of Nashville's Street Theatre Company to bring this oddly entertaining anomaly to Nashville for the first time, and by no coincidence, just in time for the Halloween season.


  3. A&C Reccomends: Banned book film seriesRead the original story

    Oct 5, 2014 | The Free Press

    ... Khaled Hosseini, Sophie's Choice, by William Styron, Lord of the Flies, by William Golding and The Shining, by Stephen King. All of these stories express the dark recesses of the human heart. Deloius highly encouraged USM students to attend at least ...


  4. Author hopes to assist others get publishedRead the original story

    Oct 5, 2014 | Naugatuck Daily News

    ... years ago. "I always told people I wanted to be an author but never did anything to make that happen. I read Stephen King's book, 'On Writing,' and it made me realize nobody will make me an author if I didn't work at it," Scalisi said. While the ...


  5. Halloween Horror Fest at Old Town Warren starts Oct. 6, benefits LAPPRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2014 |

    ... can download an adoption application from the site or call 316-807-8473. Creepshow (1982) George A. Romero and Stephen King Monday, Oct. 6, 7 & 10 pm Tuesday, Oct. 7, 7 & 10 pm The Gates of Hell (aka City of the Living Dead) (1980) ONE NIGHT ONLY ...


  6. Why we love the Shawshank RedemptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2014 | The Age

    How did a film that nobody saw when it opened get to be number one on IMDb's list of the top 250 films of all time? Who would have thought the most beloved film of the past 20 years would be the story of a man "who crawled through a river of shit and came out clean on the other side"? That's a quote from Morgan Freeman's character, Ellis "Red" Redding, in The Shawshank Redemption , speaking of Andy Dufresne, played by Tim Robbins. The film was written and directed by Frank Darabont from Stephen King's 1982 novella Rita Hayworth and Shawshank Redemption.


  7. The Redemption Of A More 1976 'Carrie' WhiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2014 |

    On this episode of Creature Feature it's Stephen King's "Carrie". Misty Brew shares some old school Cheers from her Cheer leading days.


  8. Halloween Horror Movies 2014 - Day 4: CREEPSHOWRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2014 | Daily Kos

    ... each segment. One anthology film that did this and made it work, was a collaboration between George Romero and Stephen King - two of the greatest in the Horror genre at the time. The film was 1992's Horror Comic homage CREEPSHOW. CREEPSHOW begins ...


  9. Stephen King's Red Sox marriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2014 | BoSox Injection

    Jun 16, 2014; Boston, MA, USA; American author Stephen King in attendance for a game between the Boston Red Sox and Minnesota Twins at Fenway Park. Mandatory Credit: Bob DeChiara-USA TODAY Sports The Maine native, one of the iconic authors of our time, remembers Ken Coleman's description of Yaz's final at-bat.


  10. Stephen King's a Good MarriageRead the original story

    Oct 4, 2014 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... His wife of 34 years had no idea that she was living with the BTK strangler. The true story of Rader inspired Stephen King to write "A Good Marriage" which he has adapted for director Peter Askin. The last time King personally adapted one of his ...


  11. They're Not Going to Laugh at You: Carrie: The Musical Opens Tonight at Street Theatre CompanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 | Nashville Scene

    Stephen King's 1974 novel Carrie now feels like a timeless myth: the mistreated misfit, pushed too far by the cruelties of others, wreaking havoc with unknowable gifts of the mind. A gifted child adrift in the feeding frenzy of high school, subjugated by an imbalanced fundamentalist mother - it's a natural fit for the stylized arena of musical theater, right? Yet in 1988, Carrie: The Musical was a grandiose flop full of cutting-edge technology and no shortage of ambition , by way of England's Royal Shakespeare Company and the composers behind the movies Fame and Footloose .


  12. Halloween season kicks off with horror festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... classic that's really a collection of several short stories tied together with a pulpy, comic-book feel. Stephen King wrote the screenplay and horror guru George A. Romero directed. The film will be shown at 7 and 10 p.m. Monday and Tuesday at the ...


  13. A Good MarriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 |

    Another Stephen King adaptation hits theaters...sort of. While " A Good Marriage " is getting a theatrical run, it is very limited, so odds are, if you want to catch this flick, you are going to have to view the movie "on demand" through Amazon or iTunes.


  14. Mr. Cope's Cave: If Your Joke Doesn't Have a Punchline, Nobody Will Know When To LaughRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 | Boise Weekly

    ... sorta. Good for you. Writers shouldn't always be using stuff they hear from other writers. It's like I told Stephen King back when he was getting started on Salem's Lot a You know Stephen King!? Oh sure. Steve and I go way back. In fact, I helped ...


  15. Carrie the Musical to Run 10/17-11/9 at the Woodlawn TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 |

    This Halloween season, the Woodlawn Theatre stages the edgy and strangely charming, Carrie the Musical, based on Stephen King 's haunting story of teen angst, religious fervor, and the complicated relationship between a mother and daughter. The musical follows the story of Carrie White, a misfit who navigates the harsh realities of high school bullying and her overprotective mother.


  16. Stephen King talks movie adaptation of 'The Dark Tower'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 | UPI

    The 67-year-old author detailed the project in an interview with MTV . Director Ron Howard has been attached to adapt the book series for film and television for over four years, but King said he isn't in a rush and "content" to have the project "slow-walked."


  17. Stephen King's a Good Marriage Out TodayRead the original story

    Oct 2, 2014 |

    STEPHEN KING'S A GOOD MARRIAGE is coming out in theaters today, October 3, 2014. This is the first feature film screenplay by Stephen King adapted from one of his works in 25 years , and only the 4th one overall .


  18. Street Theatre Company Mounts Carrie: the Musical, Now thru 10/12Read the original story

    Oct 2, 2014 |

    Continuing its mission to bring Nashville cutting edge theater, as well as performance opportunities for young people, Street Theatre Company mounts CARRIE: THE MUSICAL from today, October 3 through 12. Based on Stephen King 's 1974 horror novel, CARRIE tells the story of a shy teenage girl living in a world of bullies. After a practical joke goes too far, Carrie then uses her telekinetic powers to bring about her revenge.


  19. The Stand Movie Could Be Planning Something Really DifferentRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | Cinema Blend News

    Don't go getting our hopes up by telling us that M-O-O-N might actually spell more than one film for the feature adaptation of The Stand , Stephen King. That's exactly what the author did -- minus the Tom Cullen reference -- in a recent interview.


  20. Stephen King Reveals 'The Stand' May Not Just Be One MovieRead the original story

    Oct 2, 2014 | MTV

    Stephen King is making the rounds lately to talk about " A Good Marriage ," the new movie based on his novella about a devoted husband with a sinister secret. But when he stopped by MTV to discuss that film, we couldn't resist the chance to also get some details on another King adaptation in the works: the hotly-anticipated "The Stand," which is coming to the big screen courtesy of "The Fault in Our Stars" director Josh Boone.