Salem’s Lot is one of the most popular books of all time. It was written by Stephen King is a bestseller. It seems that New Line is coming out with a feature adaptation. Therefore, in this article, we are going to talk about this new adaptation. Moreover, we will tell you all that you need to know about the upcoming film.
The cast of the new film has been announced. We will be seeing The Assistant actress Makenzie Leigh, Bill Camp and Spencer Treat Clark. Spencer will be acting opposite to the previously announced Lewis Pullman.
Now, that you know about the cast, let us tell you what the plot is all about.
Salem’s Lot: Plot
If you have not read the book, then you have to know the plot of the book. It was released in 1975 and has an engaging and haunting storyline. The book tells us the story of an author named Ben Mears who is returning to his hometown to find the inspiration for his next book.
The name of this town is Jerusalem’s Lot but he soon discovers that his hometown is being haunted by a bloodthirsty vampire. There is also the character of Susan Norton who is a resident of the town. In the book, her character and Ben fall in love and it is revealed that she has knowledge of the vampires. You should also know that there is a miniseries on the same book.
The character of Matt Burke is also important to the story and is a English schoolteacher who knows about the events that took place in Marten’s House and why is it evil. Now, comes the character of Mike Ryerson who is just one of the simplefolk of town. But, it seen that he falls victim to the events.
This follows the long line of Horror films that New Line Cinema is producing. This will mark another feather in their cap.