Mick Garris on

Sleepwalkers

Released 1992
Distributor Columbia

For his first original screenplay Stephen King created the titular creatures of Sleepwalkers, twilight monsters similar to vampires and werewolves who require the life force of virgins to survive. TFH Guru Mick Garris’s first major studio movie features cameos from Clive Barker, Tobe Hooper, John Landis, Joe Dante, Mark Hamill and Stephen King himself.

About Mick Garris

Mick Garris produced and directed a segment for Nightmare Cinema, the spine-tingling horror event of the summer. Previously, Mick created the Masters of Horror hour-long cable series of fright films helmed by well-known genre directors, including himself.  Numerous screenplay assignments led to a career in directing, and he is perhaps best known for his long association with Stephen King, whose novels The Stand and The Shining have been translated by Garris into well-received mini-series. Mick authored the book, “Development Hell”, which can be ordered from Amazon.com at this link! Mick’s recent books “Snow Shadows,” “Tyler’s Third Act,” “Ugly” and “SALOME” are now out from Cemetery Dance. Mick also executive produced Unbroken for Universal Pictures, based on Laura Hillenbrand’s book on Louis Zamperini with Angelina Jolie directing