With several new Frankenstein projects on the burner, we've been wondering which studio would be first out of the gate with theirs. News has just broken that Fox may find itself in the lead.
We live in a world in which you can never have too much Frankenstein. The big guy has been a staple of horror films since their inception, and we're so happy to see him keep on truckin'!
Already boasting a stable of artists that makes other studios green with envy, Gang of Seven Animation (aka G-7 Animation for those of you in the know) will now have a serious pile of scratch to go along with their impressive roster, thanks to a partnership with the Chinese government.
Remember when Guillermo del Toro announced he was doing his own version of Frankenstein. We do. Very well. As huge fans of anything Frankenstein related that announcement has been burned into our brains. It's been quiet on that front for a while. Until now.
For many, many months the good folks over at Austin's Mondo Tees have been delivering truly amazing horror themed artwork for lots of our favorite films. Pair them with the great Drew Struzan, and what do you get? A masterpiece, that's what.
The Wolfman and the Creature have had their day in the sun, and now it's Dracula and Frankenstein's turn! Granted, the sun may not be the best place for Dracula, but you'll want to check out his upcoming Minimates set in a good light as well as the series he'll share with Frankenstein's famous monster.
What's with all the Frankenstein lately? The classic creature is bound to resurface in no less than three projects in various planning stages, and today's news tells us that Fox is looking to add another. Read on for the details.
As we told you yesterday, there are four new Frankenstein films on the way from Ghost House Pictures, Summit, Universal, and Columbia. Now it looks like Summit is pulling ahead of the pack as it's just signed both a writer and a director for its adaptation of Kenneth Oppel's novel This Dark Endeavor: The Apprenticeship of Victor Frankenstein.
Ghost House & Universal Diving into Two New Frankenstein Projects; Summit & Columbia Working on Two More!
As a confirmed and proud Frankenstein fanatic, it always warms my heart when more tellings of the legendary tale go into production. Such is the case with the upcoming adaptations of the Peter Ackroyd novel The Casebook of Victor Frankenstein and the Kenneth Oppel novel This Dark Endeavor: The Apprenticeship of Victor Frankenstein.
Actor Michael Sarrazin, whose roles in the genre have ranged from The Creature in the 1973 TV movie "Frankenstein: The True Story" to a small supporting part in FeardotCom, has passed away in Montreal after a brief battle with cancer. He was 70.
Oh, happy day! The complete movie theatre listings for Danny Boyle's stage production of Frankenstein are here, and you'll be happy to know it's opening pretty damned wide! See if it's playing by you and take a gander at the new one-sheet!
Though we're still a ways away from finding out where we Stateside folks will be able to see a broadcast of Danny Boyle's stage play of Frankenstein, the show is getting ready to hit UK cinemas, and we've got the trailer for you right here!
As horror fans know better than anyone, the best way to beef up a film's mood and atmosphere is through the use of music, and few did that better than the composers who worked for Hammer Films in its heyday. Which is why we're thrilled to pass on the news that three new compilations of Hammer film soundtrack music will be made available through Silva Screen on March 28th.
Great news for anyone not in the UK who's been green with envy since the initial announcement of Danny Boyle's stage adaptation of Frankenstein last year! Looks as if we're getting the next best thing!
A new Frankenstein movie is on the way (oh, how I love typing that out) from Summit Entertainment that will show what it's like working for the madman and dealing with his monster.