Review – ‘Doctor Sleep’

“The world is one big hospice with fresh air.” – Danny Torrance Stanley Kubrick‘s ‘The Shining‘ was released almost 40 years ago. While everyone knows how much writer Stephen King disliked the film adaptation of his novel, he did decide to release a sequel to it, focusing on survivor Danny Torrance, in 2013. The Shining […]

STUDIOCANAL, Heyday Films and Astrid Lindgren Company to Develop ‘Pippi Longstocking’ Movie

STUDIOCANAL, Heyday Films and the Astrid Lindgren Company today announce that they are in early development on a film adaptation of PIPPI LONGSTOCKING. This project reunites STUDIOCANAL and Heyday following their successful collaboration on PADDINGTON 1 & 2. Pippi Longstocking is the main character in an eponymous series of children’s books by legendary Swedish author […]

Review – Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark

“Stories hurt, stories heal.” – Stella Nicholls Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark is based on the children’s book series of the same name by Alvin Schwartz. I never grew up reading these books, or even had I heard of them, until I got notified of Guillermo del Toro writing the screenplay for this […]

‘The Secret Garden’ Teaser Trailer and First-Look Image Revealed

STUDIOCANAL has today unveiled the teaser trailer and first-look still for Heyday Films’ THE SECRET GARDEN, offering a first glimpse of young star Dixie Egerickx as Mary Lennox. The Secret Garden tells the story of Mary Lennox (Dixie Egerickx, Genius, The Little Stranger, A Royal Winter), a prickly and unloved 10-year-old girl, born in India to wealthy British […]