Syfy’s Adaptation of George R.R. Martin’s Nightflyers Mangles a Ghost Story in Space -

The success of Game of Thrones has finally sent Hollywood nosing back into the earlier works George R.R. Martin, who wrote the novels on which the series is based. That could have resulted in a screen adaptation of one of two excellent horror novels: Either 1982's Fevre Dream, in which vampires ply their trade in a 19th-century riverboat, or 1983's Armageddon Rag, a ghost story in which the phantom is not the spirit of a person but an era, the 1960s.

Instead, Syfy has chosen to go with...

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