The Boogeyman Arrives But Stumbles in Execution

The Boogeyman

While The Boogeyman features anchoring performances and polished production qualities, its heavy reliance on horror tropes and logical inconsistencies undercut its attempts at crafting a nuanced portrait of grief or truly unsettling suspense. Director Rob Savage establishes the promising vision of a monster metaphor for grief and loss, but stumbles in executing that vision cohesively. In adapting Stephen King’s ambiguous short story into a literal monster movie, the screenwriters have fundamentally weakened the tale’s effect. … Read The Full Article

The trailer for Stephen King’s The Boogeyman coming this weekend.

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The trailer for Stephen King’s The Boogeyman is set to drop this coming weekend. The Boogeyman, an adaptation of a novel by Stephen King, now has a release date of June 2, 2023. The announcement was made last week. It was originally planned for the movie to have its premiere on the Hulu streaming service; however, the response it received during a test screening was so encouraging that it was decided to release it in … Read The Full Article

THE BOOGEYMAN Filming Has Started


After their father, a psychotherapist, has an encounter with a desperate patient at their house, a 16-year-old girl and her younger sister, still suffering from the murder of their mother, are targeted by a supernatural boogeyman, this is the official plot outline for the upcoming Stephen King film adaptation the Boogeyman. Cast and crew have signed on and the movie has been reported to have started filming according to reports from deadline. The most recent … Read The Full Article


The Boogeyman, Stephen King’s short story first published nearly fifty years ago, is finally being adapted into a live-action film. Boogeyman will premiere on Hulu as an original film. In one of the film’s leading roles, Sophie Thatcher has been cast. Horror Facts had reported back in November that the project was still happening you can read about that here. Originally, King told the story of a man visiting a psychiatrist and recounting how he … Read The Full Article

‘The Boogeyman’ Is Still Happening

 It appears a new film adaptation of Stephen King’s short story ‘The Boogeyman’ is still happening. The project was originally set to be produced by Twentieth Century Fox and 21 Laps Entertainment but will instead be heading to Hulu, with Rob Savage (Host) now attached to direct. ‘The Boogeyman’ was first announced in 2018, with Scott Beck and Bryan Woods originally attached to write and direct the film. Little detail was revealed about the status … Read The Full Article