The film adaptation of Stephen King’s sequel to The Shining, Doctor Sleep, is happening andwill be directed by Mike Flanagan.
According to Denofgeek the movie involves an adult “Danny Torrance, who is still coping with the aftermath of what happened so many years ago at the Overlook Hotel. Like his father, Dan struggles with alcoholism and anger management, but eventually gives up drinking and settles down in New Hampshire.
“He develops a psychic link with a 12-year-old girl named Abra Stone, who is even stronger in ‘the shining’ than he is. Over the course of the novel, Dan discovers that Abra is being hunted by a tribe of psychic vampires who want to feed off of her lifeforce, and it’s up to him to protect her.”
Starring Ewan McGregor as Danny Torrance, watch the trailer for the movie above!! Doctor Sleep is set to arrive in theaters on Nov. 8, 2019.