When the benchmark is as high as The Shining, roundly viewed as one of the best horror movies ever made, anything approaching it should do so with caution.
The film looks to be based on his 2011 graphic novel Malignant Man.
The horror movie celebrates its 20th anniversary this year.
Mike Flanagan discusses his approach to bringing Stephen King's novel to life.
Comedian Rock is a big fan of the franchise and approached movie bosses with a story idea for a new film.