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What Came Before “Red Rum”? “The Shining” Prequel…?

What Came Before “Red Rum”? “The Shining” Prequel…?

According to La Times, Warner Bros. Pictures is ”exploring the possibility of a prequel to ‘The Shining.’” The project is ”in a very early stage and not even formally in development” but it’s definitely news that could put Stephen Kings into a frenzy, and probably not an excited one. I feel a lot like Danny (above).

Stanley Kubrick’s The Shining, based on a Stephen King novel, starring Jack Nicholsen, is one of the most horrific and iconic horror films of all time and I think most should agree should not be touched. Writer/producer Laeta Kalogridis (Shutter Island, Avatar) and her partners Bradley Fischer and James Vanderbilt would produce the new film, if it is indeed greenlit.

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