Years following the events of The Shining (1980), a now-adult Dan Torrance must protect a young girl with similar powers from a cult known as The True Knot, who prey on children with powers to remain immortal.
Scottish actor Ewan McGregor has starred in a surprising amount of action/adventure/ thrillers - still, for our money he's never seen a finer moment than when he sliced Darth Maul in half and sent him tumbling down into what we can only imagine to be the world's largest ventilation pipe. Make sure to check out recent crime-drama 'Son of a Gun'!
The best horror movies based on works penned by master of the macabre, Stephen King. Includes Stanley Kubrick classic 'The Shining', psychological thriller 'Misery', and relatively recent haunted-house horror '1408', starring none other than John Cusack.
A list crowned by recent Australian masterpiece, 'The Babadook' - which, for our money, is the best film of its ilk released in recent years. For those not in the know, psychological horror relies less on blood and guts and more on brains: playing on the audience's unconscious fears, toying with the uncanny, and making strategic use of silence.
Whilst Stephen King's no stranger to low-budget made-for-TV movies, he's also responsible for some all-time classics; 'The Shawshank Redemption', 'Stand by Me' 'Misery' and 'Carrie'. Just don't get him started on 'The Shining'...
He may not be a household name (yet), but every horror movie or show Flanagan touches turns to creepy gold, including movies like Absentia and Oculus, and the Netflix TV series the Haunting of Hill House and the Haunting of Bly Manor.