Netflix has finally given the launch date for The Netflix Original In The Tall Grass. The film is an adaptation of the Stephen King no vel of the same name. The novel is a collaboration between Stephen King and his son, Joe Hill. In the Tall Grass is doing the festival rounds from September 20. After that, come Halloween, the film is one of the four horror pieces that Netflix launches. Vincenzo Natali directs this film that stars Patrick Wilson and others.
According to the synopsis, In The Tall Grass is about a brother and sister who venture into a field after hearing cries for help. However, they soon find out that it is not easy to go back where they came from. Stephen King’s novels have haunted and entertained an entire generation. Now, creators are looking at adapting his books into films and web series. Several Stephen King books have landed on Netflix as films and series and Netflix Original. Until now, Netflix has Stephen King’s Gerald’s Game and 1922 on their list.
Nature horror is an interesting concept. Unfortunately, not many creators have gone that way since a while. The only film that comes to mind is Children of the Corn.