Matthew McConaughey In (Evil) Talks To Be The Stand's Randall Flagg

Jesus. Sometimes, a movie casts a role so perfectly you have to stop and give it a round of applause. So get ready to clap, because the movie adaptation of Stephen King's The Stand may cast Matthew McConaughey as the evil man in black, Randall Flagg » 11/25/14 6:40am 11/25/14 6:40am

​Why Are Superhero Movies So Much Better Than Superhero Comics?

Greetings, my stamp stars. I must escape this land ruled by apes. Generally it's pretty great here — the apes are chill, the banana wine is pretty good — but they have me delivering the mail here too, and half of what they send to each other is their own feces, because they're too civilized to throw it at each other. » 9/03/14 8:10am 9/03/14 8:10am

The Stand Movie Will Be Three Hours Long

Hollywood has toyed with re-adapting Stephen King's The Stand forever. But instead of a TV miniseries (hopefully better than the 1994 ABC version), we're getting a movie. A three-hour-long movie. We have no idea if this will work. » 6/05/14 2:29pm 6/05/14 2:29pm

The movie adaptation of Stephen King's The Stand finds new life

The movie adaptation of The Stand has resurrected. But can Stephen King's winding end of days novel fit into just one movie? Warner Brothers certainly hopes so. » 2/26/14 7:45am 2/26/14 7:45am

Have all the secrets of Matt Smith's last Doctor Who been revealed?

Could Stephen King's The Stand become a movie at last? Stan Lee's working on a movie for Sony, details have emerged about the in-development Agent Carter series, and someone we know well is getting shot by Oliver on Arrow. Plus, there's a rumor CBS is working on two Star Trek series — but what are they about? Spoilers… » 11/28/13 6:00am 11/28/13 6:00am

Dark Knight Rises actor finally confirms the movie's secret villain.…

Michael Fassbender will keep Magneto ambiguous in the X-Men: First Class sequel. Two actresses join Tom Cruise for Oblivion. Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter will be bigger than The Matrix. Plus huge updates for Fringe, Once Upon a Time, and more! » 1/20/12 6:00am 1/20/12 6:00am

Warner Bros. wants Ben Affleck to direct The Stand, but can he control…

Warner Bros. wants actor-turned-director Ben Affleck to adapt Stephen King's mammoth novel for a feature film. But can Affleck whittle down all the crazy into a single film? We highly doubt it. » 10/24/11 8:05am 10/24/11 8:05am

What to Keep and What to Ditch from a Movie Version of The Stand

Harry Potter director David Yates says he's interested in turning Stephen King's The Stand into a multi-movie series. Good luck — this is a task that could make Potter look like a cakewalk. » 8/11/11 4:04pm 8/11/11 4:04pm

Joseph Gordon-Levitt might be joining Batman 3 after all! Plus who will…

Tom Hardy might not be the only Inception star who is joining The Dark Knight Rises, as Joseph Gordon-Levitt is in talks for a role. We've got confirmation that Anne Hathaway won't just be playing Selina Kyle. Now that Henry Cavill is Superman, the search is on for Lois Lane - and some familiar names are being rumored… » 2/02/11 6:00am 2/02/11 6:00am

The End Is Near! A collection of the greatest end-of-the-world signs

What's the perfect fashion item to be wearing when disaster strikes? A big sign that says "The End is Near." So we rounded up our favorite signs that forewarn the end of days — or at least made us laugh. » 11/24/10 2:50pm 11/24/10 2:50pm

Tis The Season For Tesla, Frankenstein And This Week's Comics

You can tell that we're getting closer to Hallowe'en, just by looking at this week's new comic releases: Vampires! Zombie plagues! Frankenstein's Monster! Nikolai Tesla! Okay, maybe not that last one. But these are still Comics We Crave. » 10/20/09 9:00am 10/20/09 9:00am

Death And Decay Infect This Week's Comics

Maybe it's contrariness on the part of the comic book industry, but just as we change clocks and start thinking about spring, this week's comics are all about death and the undead. Wha' hoppen? » 3/10/09 9:00am 3/10/09 9:00am

Who Is The Greatest Sci Fi Writer?

According to the trailer for the comic version of The Stand premiered at Marvel's Ultimate Universe (Yes, it has nothing to do with the Ultimate Universe, I know; I wasn't the one who played it), Stephen King is "the greatest science fiction, fantasy and horror writer of our generation." Now, I'm tempted to give him… » 7/27/08 10:00am 7/27/08 10:00am