- World Premiere: 2019
- Premiere in Russia: 2019
- Country of Origin: USA
- Genre: Horror
- Directors: Mike Flanegan
- Cast: Rebecca Ferguson, Jacob Tremblay, Ewan McGregor, Cliff Curtis, Bruce Greenwood, Zan McClarnon, Emily Elin Lind, Karel Streuken, Jocelyn Donahue, Violet McGraw
In order to forever fall in love with the universe of Stephen King, you only need to read a book or see a picture once. Those who until this time did not consider themselves a fan of horrors can start with the film "Doctor's Dream", which will be released in 2019. For longtime fans, it will be another gift from the masters of gloomy cinema. After such pictures, you should not return home along the dark alleys, where in every shadow terrible images begin to come to life ...
The film "Doctor Dream" uses not only the work of Stephen King, but also the movie "Shine" in the interpretation of Stanley Kubrick. The authors took on the process of combining three different sources, namely books and paintings. What came of this, judge the audience.
Preparation for work
The project is watched with great interest by journalists who anticipate another sensation. Director Mike Flanegan met with representatives of the media after the trailer appeared and told some details without revealing the main secrets. The creators need not only to film the sensational novel by Stephen King, who created an amazing world, but also to pay tribute to the classics of cinema.
- The writer is not enthusiastic about the adaptation of Kubrick. He believes that the interpretation of the image of Jack Torrens should be somewhat different. This is not a gloomy-looking villain from whom one can expect trouble. This is a difficult person who unsuccessfully fights against alcoholism. He is unable to find a balance between family and work.
- Authors need to take into account the fact that the images and characters created by filmmakers have a great influence on readers who will see actors between the lines of books.
- Flanegan managed to convince King that Kubrick’s Shine could fit in with Doctor Dream.
- We have to decide the fate of the characters who died in the finale of the picture, but are alive in the novel.
- In the end, King liked the new version, which he was not slow to write on Twitter: "This film will blow your brain. Of course, if you have it left after" It 2 ".
A little bit about the plot
Many years passed after the nightmarish season spent by clairvoyant boy Danny Torrance at the Overlook Hotel. The boy had to survive the madness and death of his father. A childhood injury has led the man to become a marginal alcoholic. A "shining" girl named Abra makes contact with him. She needs help, as she has become the object of attention of the True Knot. These people hunt for gifted children.
The actors who will embody the characters in the film "Doctor Dream" 2019 will have a hard time. Starring Rebecca Ferguson. On her account - “The Greatest Showman,” “Mission Impossible: Consequences,” “Mission Impossible: Rogue Tribe. The girl has been a model since 13 years old and has been in commercials. The film's partner will be Ewan McGregor, who will play the adult Danny Thorens, and Rebecca got the role of the Rose Hatter antagonist.
The role of the main character in childhood is to be performed by young Jacob Tremblay. He has a solid track record, in which films such as "Miracle", "Room", "Henry's Book".
The image of the "radiant" girl Abra Stone will be embodied by Kyliegh Curran.
- Rebecca Ferguson
- Ewan McGregor
- Jacob Tremblay
- Kyliegh Curran
The picture should make a powerful impression on the audience and become a real gift for those who prefer horror with a mystical bias that produce the effect of an exploding bomb on the psyche.
Work on the adaptation of the work has been going on for several years, with Warner Bros. I tried to simultaneously launch a project called "Hotel Overluk". An excellent incentive for the active continuation of work on the film was the incredible success of the thriller "It", after which Hollywood briskly took up the adaptation of Stephen King's novels.
King's double bottom
The release date of the film "Doctor Dream" is set for November 2019, if everything goes according to plan. Spectators can again feel the atmosphere of fear, in which goosebumps run around the skin. In addition, films and books have a special background. When the characters are alone with danger, they have to rely only on their own strength. Danny Thorens never managed to cope with psychological trauma, he leads a life of a marginal. A deserted person is often repelled by those who consider themselves masters of life. Who knows how such people would behave in the face of unknown fear?
The trailer for the film "Doctor's Dream":