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Now In Theaters: “Doctor Sleep” (11/8/2019)

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Back in September, I shared what amounted to be the Final Trailer for “Doctor Sleep”, which is a brand-new Warner Brothers Pictures release that comes from the twisted mind of award winning scribe Stephen King. Though I was surprised that the film didn’t open up on Halloween, it is opening today in theaters everywhere so let’s examine the theatrical poster along with a reminder about the premise and casting.

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Storyline: Years following the events of “The Shining,” a now-adult Dan Torrance meets a young girl with similar powers as he tries to protect her from a cult known as The True Knot who prey on children with powers to remain immortal.

The Cast:
Ewan McGregor as Dan Torrance
Roger Dale Floyd as young Dan Torrance
Rebecca Ferguson as Rose the Hat
Kyliegh Curran as Abra Stone
Dakota Hickman as young Abra Stone
Cliff Curtis as Billy Freeman
Carl Lumbly as Dick Hallorann
Zahn McClarnon as Crow Daddy
Emily Alyn Lind as Snakebite Andi
Bruce Greenwood as Dr. John Dalton
Jocelin Donahue as Lucy Stone
Alex Essoe as Wendy Torrance
Zackary Momoh as Dave Stone
Jacob Tremblay as Bradley Trevor
Henry Thomas as “Lloyd”
Carel Struycken as Grandpa Flick
Robert Longstreet as Barry the Chunk
Catherine Parker as Silent Sarey
Met Clark as Short Eddie
Selena Anduze as Apron Annie
Sadie and KK Heim as The Grady Twins
Kaitlyn McCormick and Molly Jackson voices of twins.
Danny Lloyd as Bradley Trevor’s father

PiercingMetal Thoughts: Based on my schedule at the exact moment, it looks like I am taking a pass on seeing this one early in the run if I manage to go at all based on these constraints on my time. It does look interesting and creepy which is good since that is what people expect in a sequel to a film like “The Shining” but I am not up on the source material or remember much about my last viewing of “The Shining”. Hopefully you’ve taken some time to click the trailer posts because the “Coming Soon” posters are unnerving and I think a lot of you will enjoy them. That’s all I have to say about it and as I close this up I wonder will you be seeing this film soon or are also taking a pass. Chime in down below in the comments section below.

Official Film Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Doctor_Sleep_(2019_film)

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