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The Empty Canvas

Francis Levy | Posted 02.01.2016 | Books
Francis Levy

Some people still insist there's a meaning for everything and that you do things for a purpose. For instance, if you ask the average human being why t...

'The Shining' Is Now 'The Chickening,' So Be Afraid And Chicken

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 01.27.2016 | Comedy

The horror classic "The Shining" will now scare the cluck out of you. It's been remade into "The Chickening" -- which plucks Stanley Kubrick's masterp...

Why Stephen King is My Favorite Undead Author

Kara Post-Kennedy | Posted 01.04.2016 | Books
Kara Post-Kennedy

Last night, as I crawled into bed with a cup of tea and The Bazaar of Bad Dreams, the latest tome from my #onetruelove Stephen King, I had not only a wonderful sense of anticipation, but also of serenity.

Baritone Brian Mulligan - Bracing Up for 'The Fall of the House of Usher' at San Francisco Opera

Sean Martinfield | Posted 12.03.2015 | San Francisco
Sean Martinfield

Opening Tuesday, December 8 at San Francisco Opera is the U.S. premiere of a double-bill of Gothic horror - two versions of Edgar Allan Poe's classic ...

If Wes Anderson Directed 'The Shining'...

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 06.04.2015 | Entertainment

What if Wes Anderson, and not Stanley Kubrick, had directed the 1980 film “The Shining”? Well, it may have looked a little something like this...

What's New On Amazon Prime In June 2015?

The Huffington Post | Erin Whitney | Posted 05.27.2015 | Entertainment

Summer is on the way, which means when it gets too hot to go outside, it's time to stay in and have a movie marathon. In addition to all the new titl...

Kingsman: The Secret Service

Francis Levy | Posted 05.02.2015 | Arts
Francis Levy

Michael Vaughn's Kingsman:The Secret Service is like The Shining meets Pygmalion. The movie which lies firmly in the tradition of Tarantino's meta cin...

16 Good Movies That Opened To Bad Reviews

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 02.10.2015 | Entertainment

There's no accounting for taste, as evidenced by the foolhardy reception certain cinematic gems initially garner. These 16 films exemplify that as wel...

5 Film Hotels of Halloween Horror

Trivago.ca | Posted 12.29.2014 | Travel
Trivago.ca

Hotels inspire the horrific and macabre, and with Halloween almost upon us it's time to celebrate haunted rooms, menacing presences, poltergeists, and even the occasional Log Lady lurking in the lobby.

Con Games: Why Stephen King Can't Write

Michael Conniff | Posted 09.18.2014 | Denver
Michael Conniff

First you have to decide whether to listen to me or not: keep in mind, kemosabes, that Stephen King has sold 350 million novels, and I have sold 11.

Director Jane Clark Wasn't a Fan of Horror Films Before Shooting Frameline Pic Crazy Bitches

Pollo Del Mar | Posted 08.23.2014 | San Francisco
Pollo Del Mar

"I'm a big, big scaredy-cat when it comes to horror movies," admits director Jane Clark. "I never even really went to horror movies, except movies like Scream - and even that, I'm covering my eyes through half of it."

Carina Kolodny

Your Favorite Films Destroyed By The Internet

HuffingtonPost.com | Carina Kolodny | Posted 05.09.2014 | Technology

A lot of Hollywood's greatest films revolve around the tried-and-true plot points of miscommunication, misunderstanding, betrayal and lies. But co...

Bryan Fuller Talks Horror and Hannibal

Xaque Gruber | Posted 06.22.2014 | Entertainment
Xaque Gruber

For the first time in TV history, horror on the small screen rivals (and often surpasses) big screen horror in terms of acting, story, cinematography -- and viewers. 2014 finds American television in a coming of age for horror series.

The Spooky Occluded: Julia Haw's "The Western Veil"

Daniel Maidman | Posted 06.16.2014 | Arts
Daniel Maidman

I believe Chicago artist Julia Haw has found her way to some similar understanding of the veil with the work in her solo show "The Western Veil."

Here's What 'The Shining' Twins Look Like Now

Posted 01.30.2014 | Entertainment

It has been 34 years since the Grady girls first began to haunt us in Stanley Kubrick's "The Shining." So what do the twins look like today? Twitter u...

Use This Map To Find Your State's Most Popular Movie

Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment

What if states' identities were dictated by their most iconic movies? Colorado would scare everyone away with its "Shining" associations, and drug tra...

George Sluizer and River Phoenix: Last Film for Old Dutch Master of Cinema and Young American Actor of Movies

Isa Freeling | Posted 02.22.2014 | Arts
Isa Freeling

Leaving "Dark Blood" in the RED, filming shut down and the insurance company took over, thinking that they would be able to get the money back from Phoenix's estate within a few weeks.

Masquerade Ball From Stephen King's 'The Shining' Comes To Life

Posted 11.01.2013 | Books

What's the most haunting masquerade ball you've gone to? If you were to ask author Stephen King, he might say that masquerade balls are best when ...

The Real Hotel From The Shining Is Digging Up Its Pet Cemetery

Roadtrippers | Posted 12.30.2013 | Travel
Roadtrippers

No, this isn't a Halloween joke. The Stanley Hotel, that terrifying hotel that served as inspiration for Stephen King's The Shining, is digging up its historic pet cemetery to make room for a new wedding and corporate retreat pavilion.

Go Behind The Scenes Of 'The Shining' With These Photos

Posted 10.30.2013 | Entertainment

Right in time for your Halloween horror binge, take a look at some behind-the-scenes action on the set of "The Shining." Jack Nicholson, Shelley Duval...

The Movie That's Still The Stuff Of Nightmares

Tom Cramer | Posted 01.23.2014 | Fifty
Tom Cramer

When I was a little kid, I used to get nightmares. Sure, I started out completely convinced that monsters hid under the bed. Of course watching Creature Features was a bad idea. Yes, listening to stories in the dark, at sleepovers or on family vacations frightened me. I was a kid -- and so were you.

These Movie Kids Will Give You Nightmares

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 10.18.2013 | Entertainment

These children and teenagers are the stuff nightmares are made of. Now that the "Carrie" remake has hit theaters, we're reminded of the youngins who t...

Aww, 'The Shining' Is Adorable

Posted 10.17.2013 | Comedy

Nothing brings psychosis and ax murder to life like glorious 8-bit animation... nothing. Check out CineFix's newest edition to the 8-bit series, St...

Andrea Rael

Stephen King Introduces 'Dr. Sleep' In Boulder

HuffingtonPost.com | Andrea Rael | Posted 09.26.2013 | Books

Thirty-six years after he wrote The Shining, Stephen King returned to the mountains of Colorado to launch his highly-anticipated sequel Dr. Sleep. ...

'The Shining' Sequel Sneak Peek

Posted 09.24.2013 | Books

The following is an excerpt from Stephen King's new book, "Doctor Sleep." This book is the sequel to King's 1977 horror masterpiece, "The Shining." "D...