With his novel “Doctor Sleep,” Stephen King continued Stanley Kubrick’s 1980 film “Shining.” The film adaptation begins in November 2019, and now the first trailer has been released.
Danny Torrance (Ewan McGregor), the son of crazy Jack (played by Jack Nicholson in “Shining”) had to put up with a lot at the Overlook Hotel. And because it is well known that all children are condemned to imitate their parents sooner or later, Danny, whom we see as an adult in “Doctor Sleep,” also turned into a drunken rage. In addition, it has the Sparkly called supernatural power with which you can receive visions and recognize what is really happening in people.
Danny uses this ability, also known as “second face,” in a hospice. He soon connects with a girl named Abra Stone (Kyliegh Curran), who is even more powerful than him. But Abra is haunted by a cult led by Rose The Hat (Rebecca Ferguson) …
Here you can see the trailer for “Doctor Sleep” in the English version:
Stephen King in the movies
“Doctor Sleep” starts on November 21, 2019 in Germany and was directed by Mike Flanagan. In 2018 he not only celebrated a great success with his Netflix series “Spuk in Hill House”, but he also adapted another Stephen King story: the thriller “The Game”, where a couple wants to improve their sex life and this project is colossal . at the helm (you can watch it exclusively on Netflix). Another great King adaptation will hit theaters in 2019 before “Doctor Sleep”: “It’s Kapitel 2” begins on September 5, 2019.
The second horror “It” takes place 27 years after the first movie. The Derry landfill is once again the scene of a mysterious series of murders. As with “Doctor Sleep”, the protagonists have now grown up: the outsider cabal Losers club (including James McAvoy, Jessica Chastain, and Bill Hader) regrouped to take on the monster, who likes to appear in clown form (played by Bill Skarsgård) for the second time.
The trailer for “Stephen King’s It 2” is here!