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Ahead of The Stand's release, Stephen King looks back on the best and worst TV adaptations of his stories
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Ahead of The Stand's release, Stephen King looks back on the best and worst TV adaptations of his stories

As with the film adaptations, attempts to bring King’s books to life on TV have had mixed results, and few have reached the heights of The Green Mile or Misery.

Giant metal monolith spotted in Romania days after unexplained disappearance of similar one in Utah
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Giant metal monolith spotted in Romania days after unexplained disappearance of similar one in Utah

The strange metal object was first spotted on 18 November by a helicopter crew counting big horn sheep from air, in a remote south eastern location of Utah

The Haunting of Bly Manor: Why two centuries on, Henry James' iconic horror story continues to inspire adaptations
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The Haunting of Bly Manor: Why two centuries on, Henry James' iconic horror story continues to inspire adaptations

Adaptors’ enduring fascination with The Turn of the Screw, Henry James’ 'irresponsible little fiction' can be summed up in a word: ambiguity.

The Shining at 40: Revisiting Stanley Kubrick’s cautionary tale of isolation, creative frustration in times of lockdown
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The Shining at 40: Revisiting Stanley Kubrick’s cautionary tale of isolation, creative frustration in times of lockdown

The more you immerse yourself in Stanley Kubrick's world of The Shining, the more you see it as a dark reflection of lockdown life in 2020.

Coronavirus Outbreak: Jim Carrey's new artwork portrays Donald Trump, Boris Johnson as ghost twins from The Shining
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Jim Carrey's new artwork portrays Donald Trump, Boris Johnson as ghost twins from The Shining

Jim Carrey's portrayal of the two world leaders was a commentary on their poor handling of the coronavirus pandemic

Andrei Tarkovsky’s Solaris vs the Steven Soderbergh version, plus a diss about Stanley Kubrick's 2001: A Space Odyssey
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Andrei Tarkovsky’s Solaris vs the Steven Soderbergh version, plus a diss about Stanley Kubrick's 2001: A Space Odyssey

Thoughts on Solaris director Andrei Tarkovsky's dig at Stanley Kubrick's 2001: A Space Odyssey, where he equated the latter's sci-fi film to a "comic book."

Devs review: Will quantum computing debunk the myth of free will? Alex Garland’s sci-fi series explores
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Devs review: Will quantum computing debunk the myth of free will? Alex Garland’s sci-fi series explores

From the two episodes currently available for streaming, it is hard to accurately identify the purpose of the computer at the heart of Devs.

Vicky Kaushal on experimenting with Bhoot - Part One: The Haunted Ship, and why he's scared of watching horror films
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Vicky Kaushal on experimenting with Bhoot - Part One: The Haunted Ship, and why he's scared of watching horror films

Vicky Kaushal discusses the shift in his technique while switching from comedy and drama to horror, where much is left to the actor's imagination.

Oscars 2020: How Joaquin Phoenix, not Joker, became a voice for the voiceless this awards season
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Oscars 2020: How Joaquin Phoenix, not Joker, became a voice for the voiceless this awards season

Joaquin Phoenix's acceptance speeches at awards like Oscars and the change they may drive could empower the voiceless in a way his film Joker never could.

Ad Astra, High Life tell fundamentally human stories of the inner self with cosmic mysteries as a backdrop
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Ad Astra, High Life tell fundamentally human stories of the inner self with cosmic mysteries as a backdrop

The journey at the heart of Ad Astra and High Life is not one about unravelling the mysteries of the cosmos, but an introspective one on what grounds us to our own world.

How a viewer benefits from knowing the plot of a film, through the lens of two titles at MAMI 2019
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How a viewer benefits from knowing the plot of a film, through the lens of two titles at MAMI 2019

Does it matter Oliver Laxe's Spanish film Fire Will Come gives us a mere hint of plot, whereas Konkani drama Kaajro (Bitter Tree) gives the entire plot away?

Venice Film Festival 2019: The reverse chronology in Gaspar Noé’s Irreversible, which gets an Out of Competition screening
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Venice Film Festival 2019: The reverse chronology in Gaspar Noé’s Irreversible, which gets an Out of Competition screening

Gasper Noe's French experimental thriller Irreversible, which will be screened at the Venice Film Festival this year, forces us to think about the sexual violence involved.

Venice Film Festival 2019: Joaquin Phoenix's Joker, Brad Pitt's Ad Astra to compete for Golden Lion at Biennale
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Venice Film Festival 2019: Joaquin Phoenix's Joker, Brad Pitt's Ad Astra to compete for Golden Lion at Biennale

Hirokazu Kore-eda's The Truth will be opening the 76th edition of Venice Film Festival.

Cannes 2019 day 3 round up: Elton John attends Rocketman premiere; Alfonso Cuaron presents The Shining
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Cannes 2019 day 3 round up: Elton John attends Rocketman premiere; Alfonso Cuaron presents The Shining

Day 3 of Cannes 2019 saw the screening of The Shining, Rocketman, Atlantique, Too Old to Die Young, among others.

Pet Sematary early reactions: New Stephen King adaptation 'manages to reach Kubrick/Shining level heights'
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Pet Sematary early reactions: New Stephen King adaptation 'manages to reach Kubrick/Shining level heights'

Based on the seminal horror novel by Stephen King, Pet Sematary is slated to release on 5 April

The Oxford English Dictionary adds over 100 film-related words, including like Spielbergian, Kubrickian
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The Oxford English Dictionary adds over 100 film-related words, including like Spielbergian, Kubrickian

The Oxford English Dictionary has added over 100 words and phrases that are used in the language of cinema: 'cinematography to criticism, film scripts to film-makers'

Stanley Kubrick's lost screenplay of Burning Secret found; film based on Viennese writer Stefan Zweig's novella
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Stanley Kubrick's lost screenplay of Burning Secret found; film based on Viennese writer Stefan Zweig's novella

In Stanley Kubrick's adaptation of the story of adultery and passion, a suave and predatory man befriends a 10-year-old boy to seduce his married mother

Stanley Kubrick's explanation of 2001: A Space Odyssey's bizarre ending surfaces 50 years after film's release
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Stanley Kubrick's explanation of 2001: A Space Odyssey's bizarre ending surfaces 50 years after film's release

Director Stanley Kubrick gives a simple explanation for Space Odyssey's bizarre ending in a documentary footage that resurfaced this week

From Parmanu to The Manhattan Project — films that capture the consequences of nuclear warfare
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From Parmanu to The Manhattan Project — films that capture the consequences of nuclear warfare

Parmanu highlights a significant chapter in Indian history for the current generation, but the consequences of nuclear warfare go beyond national interest.

Photography 101: Four legends who aced the art of monochrome photography with flying colours
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Photography 101: Four legends who aced the art of monochrome photography with flying colours

This has to be a joke, right? Writing about a director in a photography column? Nope. Kubrick was one of cinema’s greatest influences but he was also an extremely talented photographer.