Warner Bros. Photos nonetheless hasn’t dedicated to a set launch date but for its upcoming movie adaptation of Stephen King’s iconic novel “Salem’s Lot”.
Gary Dauberman helms the brand new tackle the famed vampire story, which has seen two earlier variations in 1979 and 2004, each of which got here within the type of mini-series and neither of which was that effectively obtained.
The brand new take is a single stand-alone movie, and one of many movie’s stars Lewis Pullman lately instructed Comicbook.com that the undertaking goals to be true to the unique guide as a lot as doable:
“For probably the most half, [Dauberman’s] actually true to the guide and [is] maintaining a number of the unique dialogue in there. He’s a Stephen King hound canine, so he doesn’t wanna do Stephen soiled.
The earlier adaptation was a two-parter as a result of it’s such a hefty guide, and there are such a lot of totally different transferring components and so many characters. So there are some components the place Gary needed to press and discover what was actually on the coronary heart of the film to maintain in.”
Pullman stars as writer Ben Mears, a person who returns to his hometown of Jerusalem’s Lot solely to search out it’s slowly being taken over by vampires. Alfre Woodard, Invoice Camp, William Sadler, Makenzie Leigh, John Benjamin Hickey, Pilou Asbæk, Jordan Preston Carter, and Spencer Deal with Clark additionally star.