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First ‘Summer of ’84’ Trailer Looks Like ‘Stranger Things’ with a Serial Killer

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The filmmaking collective known as RKSS delivered an alt-history apocalypse with 2015’s Turbo Kid, now directors François Simard, Anouk Whissell, and Yoann-Karl Whissell are taking us back to the titular Summer of ’84 for a thoroughly throwback serial killer yarn. Ahead of the film’s Sundance debut, Gunpowder Sky has debuted the first trailer and it has a distinctly familiar Stranger Things vibe, dripping with Amblin/Stephen King stylized atmosphere — not to mention a buncha kids on bikes — but keeping Turbo Kid in mind, I’m thinking this retro thriller is gonna be a little darker and more twisted.

Summer of ’84 follows a group on young teens who spend a hazy summer coming of age and assembling the clues to track down the so-called Cape May Killer terrorizing their town. There’s just one problem — all signs point to one of the

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TV Fans, Here’s Your Summer Reading List!

Ah, the good old days, when the only thing one had to worry about during the hottest months of the year was completing The Great Gatsby or Call of the Wild before Labor Day. Back when reading was a chore instead of a choice. For most of us now, it’s a rarity; books piled up on the bedside table have been replaced by shows piled up on the DVR.

But if you still crave the solace and mind-expanding effects of the written word, as well as your stories on the flat-screen, there is hope. Here are just a few of our suggestions for books that have inspired television series for those TV lovers who want to have their cake and read it, too.

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The Magicians by Lev Grossman

After screening the pilot for Syfy’s continually delicious adaptation

Read more at: https://www.tvinsider.com/239044/tv-summer-reading-list-tv-shows-based-on-books/