Alex Ross Perry to Direct & Write Short Story Stephen King’s ‘Rest Stop’


Variety reported, Alex Ross Perry is set to direct and write the film adaptation of ‘Rest Stop’ by Stephen King.

It’s a short story which was first published in the December 2003 issue of Esquire; it was also included in ‘Just After Sunset’ anthology. 

Variety has described the premise as, “The movie is described as a propulsive cat-and-mouse thriller that follows the twisted journey of two women after a fateful encounter at a highway rest stop.”