After years of ‘development hell,’ a film version of Stephen King’s ‘The Long Walk’ is closer to reality

More than a decade after Frank Darabont (“The Shawshank Redemption”) bought the rights to Stephen King’s “The Long Walk,” a film adaptation of the dystopian novel is much closer to reality. Darabont’s rights to “The Long Walk” lapsed sometime in the past year, and New Line — the producers of “IT” — snatched them up, […]