How Stephen King’s ‘IT’ Almost Had A Slightly Different Ending

How Stephen King’s ‘IT’ Almost Had A Slightly Different Ending

While Andy Muschietti’s reimaging of Stephen King’s IT is currently making a killing at the box office, it is widely known that getting the film made was far from smooth sailing. The film has roughly been in development since 2009 and has been through different directors that were slated to take the helm such as David Kajganich and Cary Fukunaga as well as different revisions of the script. While the original book is well over a thousand pages, there was no doubt a number of changes that had to have been made in regards to telling a coherent story that Read more »

Fear the Walking Dead: It’s a great big world of preppers

Fear the Walking Dead: It’s a great big world of preppers

In the sneak peek of Fear the Walking Dead “Brother’s Keeper” Jake and Alicia talk about the world beyond Broke Jaw Ranch. It’s a big, big world out there. One of the most intriguing aspects of Fear the Walking Dead’s third season has been seeing life inside the world of “doomsday preppers.” Jeremiah Otto and his friends created their own world that would be safe from outside intrusion should they face the collapse of society. Jeremiah’s boys, Jake and Troy, grew up in those worlds. In the sneak peek of episode 312, “Brother’s Keeper,” Jake tells Alicia that there are Read more »

The Walking Dead: Melissa McBride on Carol’s ‘call to duty’ in season 8

The Walking Dead: Melissa McBride on Carol’s ‘call to duty’ in season 8

Carol has left the cabin. And that is good news for the unified forces taking on Negan, as well as viewers ready to watch the fan favorite kick ass and take names when The Walking Dead returns on Oct. 22. It was a season of solitude for Melissa McBride last year as she was separated from her fellow actors while Carol quarantined herself to deal with her Morgan-influenced aversion to killing. But McBride is back in the fight in season 8, and the actress couldn’t be happier about it. ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY: Why don’t we just start by talking about where Read more »

The Walking Dead Season 8 Is Like A ‘Schwarzenegger Vs Stallone’ Action Movie, According To One Star

The Walking Dead Season 8 Is Like A ‘Schwarzenegger Vs Stallone’ Action Movie, According To One Star

Fans of The Walking Dead have been waiting what feels like forever for the series to return for Season 8, which will bring its milestone 100th episode. Season 7 ended on an exhilarating note as what could have been a slaughter of the good guys turned into an epic battle involving no fewer than five groups, a whole bunch of guns, and one tiger. Now, one star has revealed that the action won’t be slowing down in the next batch of episodes. Seth Gilliam, who plays Father Gabriel on The Walking Dead, had this to tease about the action of Read more »

Walking Dead Showrunner Debunks Old Man Rick Fan Theory

Walking Dead Showrunner Debunks Old Man Rick Fan Theory

The Walking Dead showrunner Scott Gimple has shot down a popular fan theory concerning the show’s Old Man Rick tease. The appearance of Rick Grimes, significantly aged and apparently injured, in a season 8 trailer has led to loads of speculation about where the character and the show may be headed. The most popular theory holds that Old Man Rick is part of a flash-forward that is setting the audience up for a major time-jump like the one executed in the comic books after the conclusion of the all-out war against Negan. Another somewhat wilder theory says that “Old Man Read more »

This One Decision in ‘The Walking Dead’ Season 8 Could Put Daryl in Danger

This One Decision in ‘The Walking Dead’ Season 8 Could Put Daryl in Danger

Daryl Dixon hasn’t exactly had it easy on The Walking Dead. Over the course of the last seven seasons of AMC’s hit series, he’s lost family, friends, and loved ones. He’s also faced torture and isolation at the hands of Negan, the sadistic leader of the Saviors. When we first met Daryl, he was grouchy and standoffish. These days, he’s found a place for himself with Rick’s group, and plays much better with others. But as we head into Season 8, that could change — and the decisions that Daryl makes could ultimately mean that he once again could find Read more »

Is This Why Fans Aren’t Connecting With ‘Fear The Walking Dead’?

Is This Why Fans Aren’t Connecting With ‘Fear The Walking Dead’?

Fear the Walking Dead has hit series low ratings despite becoming one of the most entertaining shows on television in its third season. Across Internet comment sections or Twitter threads, the common reason fans appear to being disconnected or disinterested in the show’s characters. Fans often compare Fear the Walking Dead to its sibling series The Walking Dead, claiming to feel more of a connection to the characters on the original series. This series has a couple of advantages, however. Not only have the fans been engaged with these faces and names for eight years but the series was thoroughly Read more »

‘The Walking Dead’ Publisher Skybound Announces ‘Kill The Minotaur’ Movie Adaptation

‘The Walking Dead’ Publisher Skybound Announces ‘Kill The Minotaur’ Movie Adaptation

Skybound Entertainment and Universal Pictures announced today that they will be developing Christian Cantamessa and Chris Pasetto’s comic series Kill the Minotaur as a feature. The comic series was released this past June and features the incredible artwork of Lukas Ketner and Jean-Francois Beaulieu. Kill the Minotaur is a modern and fantastical take on the ancient Greek myth of Theseus and the Minotaur. Theseus must enter King Minos’s bizarre Labyrinth and defeat the Minotaur, a creature which feeds on human sacrifices, before the monster can escape its prison to threaten the world. Cantamessa and Pasetto, who previously worked with Skybound Read more »

Heath Returning On ‘The Walking Dead’

Heath Returning On ‘The Walking Dead’

In The Walking Dead’s seventh season, Heath decided to go missing, but this is not the last time we will ever see the character on the series. Despite Heath actor Corey Hawkins picking up a gig on Fox’s new 24: Legacy series and playing a key role in Kong: Skull Island, which is due for a sequel, the actor’s character will be returning to the show eventually. In a recent interview with Entertainment Weekly, The Walking Dead showrunner Scott Gimple confirmed as much, though it is “not a huge chance” fans will see him in Season Eight. “We definitely have Read more »

“IT” remake contrasts original film with comedy and color

“IT” remake contrasts original film with comedy and color

It’s no secret that childhood fears have a tendency to stick with people, and “IT” makes those fears come to life for viewers in ways they could never imagine. Based on Stephen King’s 1986 novel, this remake received $218 million, according to IMDb. Released Sept. 8, the highly anticipated remake of the 1990 classic saw a record-breaking opening of $123 million, according to Box Office Mojo. Director Andy Muschietti tells the story of a group of children, including Bill Denbrough, played by Jaeden Lieberher, Beverly Marsh, played by Sophia Lillis, and Richie Tozier, played by Finn Wolfhard. Calling themselves The Read more »