While the Internet is still shitting itself over the news that Ben Affleck is going to be the next Batman (shut up and give the guy a chance, why don't ya?), his donning of the cape and cowl has left Warner Bros. without a director for its new version of The Stand. However...
We cannot imagine what kind of lunacy it would entail adapting the Stephen King epic The Stand for the big screen. It would take a herculean effort on the part of a writer who's just a little bit crazy. That being said, Warner Brothers has found its lunatic!
There's a bit of news coming in that has us all scratching our heads. Could Ben Affleck of all people be in line to direct Warner Brothers' next adaptation of the classic Stephen King tale The Stand? Read on for details.