Throttle (novella)

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Throttle is a novella written by Joe Hill and Stephen King. It was published in February 2009 by Gauntlet Press in a limited edition anthology honoring Richard Matheson titled He Is Legend, [1] and in a mass-market audiobook titled Road Rage , also containing Matheson's short story "Duel", which served as inspiration for Throttle. [2] A comic book adaptation by IDW Publishing was published in the spring of 2012. [3]


Film adaptation

On March 30, 2017, Army of One producer Emile Gladstone announced that he would produce a film based on the short story with John Scott III writing. [4] On May 13, 2020, it was announced that HBO Max would distribute the film with David S. Goyer and Keith Levine producing through Phantom Four and Leigh Dana Jackson writing. [5]

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