Carla Gugino and Bruce Greenwood on the intense experience of playing Gerald’s Game

Debuting last week on Netflix after its world premiere at Fantastic Fest, the Stephen King adaptation Gerald’s Game is a dream come true for its director, Hush and Ouija: Origin Of Evil’s Mike Flanagan. Flanagan first read King’s novel when he was 19 and has been attempting to get the film made ever since, a feat that…

Apologies to It, but Gerald's Game shows how to really adapt a Stephen King bestseller

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Stephen King is having a moment, and so is Mike Flanagan. Coming off of the positive critical buzz surrounding last year’s Hush and Ouija: Origin Of Evil, Flanagan decided to re-team with Hush producer Netflix for a film adaptation of Gerald’s Game. It’s not an easy sell: Not only is King’s book structured in such a…

Stephen King adaptation Gerald's Game is potent, horrific—and oddly cathartic

Stephen King is having a moment, and so is Mike Flanagan. Coming off of the modest success and positive critical buzz surrounding last year’s Hush and Ouija: Origin Of Evil, Flanagan decided to cash in his “director to watch” chips and re-team with Netflix for a film adaptation of Gerald’s Game (B+). It’s not an easy…

The trailer for Stephen King's Gerald's Game is a bit tied up at the moment

Who’s up for a little light bondage play, possibly followed by a harrowing life-or-death struggle against seemingly impossible odds? That’s essentially the premise of Gerald’s Game, the new adaptation of Stephen King’s novel into a feature film for Netflix. Starring Carla Gugino and Bruce Greenwood, the story follows…

Carla Gugino, Bruce Greenwood to play Gerald’s Game for Netflix

Carla Gugino and Bruce Greenwood have been tapped to star in Netflix’s film adaptation of Gerald’s Game, the 1992 bestselling novel from Stephen King. Development of the series started way back in 2014, and, as with most King adaptations, the project floated around development purgatory for a while before finally…