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Despite flaws, Doctor Sleep is a fine follow-up

Despite flaws, <em>Doctor Sleep</em> is a fine follow-up

Neil Runge | Staff Writer 11/07/19 The Halloween spirit continues past its end with an early release showing of Stephen King’s newest novel adaptation Doctor Sleep. This past Wednesday, AMC Theater in the Waterfront held a special preview of this new horror movie, which will see a full theatrical release on Nov. 8. Directed by […]

Season 2 of Castle Rock off to chilling start

Season 2 of <em>Castle Rock</em> off to chilling start

Neil Runge | Staff Writer 10/31/19 Good news for the spooky season — Castle Rock, based on the works of Stephen King, has returned. The first season premiered on Hulu last year, and this past Wednesday, the horror anthology is back with the first three episodes of its second season that bring famous stories to […]

It Chapter Two continues the Loser Club’s horrifying tale

<em>It Chapter Two</em> continues the Loser Club’s horrifying tale

Madison Pastrick | Layout Editor & Ad Manager 09/12/19 Stephen King’s literary masterpiece has made it to the big screen once again, as everybody’s least favorite clown, Pennywise, returns to wreak havoc on the poor children of Derry, Maine in It Chapter Two. Picking up 27 years after It (2017), this movie concludes the story […]

New take on ‘IT’ is a step above other adaptations

New take on ‘IT’ is a step above other adaptations

By Salena Moran & Evan Penrod | Staff Writers Exactly 27 years from the release of the original TV miniseries, Stephen King’s IT re-emerges from the sewer grates to haunt audiences in a dark, twisted and sometimes heartfelt movie remake. In the small town of Derry, Maine, in the summer of 1989, a group of […]

‘The Duke’s’ fall guide to major and minor flicks

‘The Duke’s’ fall guide to major and minor flicks

By Nicole Prieto | Staff Writer Fall 2017 is shaping up to be an exciting mix of major blockbuster releases and indie darlings. Here is The Duke’s run-down of the films we are most excited to see: It The clown-fearing beware: We are only a few weeks away from the new It coming to town. […]