Stanley Kubrick’s ‘The Shining’ is one of the biggest horror movies of all time. Notoriously author Stephen King hated the adaptation. So what do you do when you’re making a movie about the sequel to ‘The Shining’, but want to make both the still alive author and fans of the movie happy?
You tread very carefully.
In the above interview, go behind the scenes of ‘Doctor Sleep’ and hear how Director Mike Flanagan walked the line of making Kubrick and King happy, Ewan McGregor goes into why he was excited to do something original that people already knew of, Kyliegh Currantalks about why Doctor Sleep is kind of necessary to the Shining storyline, Rebecca Ferguson explains how Mike’s directing style is both intense and refreshing to an actor, and Stephen King talks about how he knew this film would be difficult to make but was still excited for it.
‘Doctor Sleep’ releases on November 8, 2019.