Latest 'frankenstein' News

  • 10 Zombies With GREAT Personalities!

    Zombies get a bad rap. Sure, they’re ugly, they drool everywhere, they eat brains and destroy civilizations, but it’s not like they’re doing it on…

    (4) by Alan Randolph Jones
  • FOX’s ‘Frankenstein Code’ Comes to Life in First Trailer

    Fox has released the first trailer for its new mid-season drama, ‘The Frankenstein Code’, from producer Howard Gordon (24).

    (11) by Merrill Barr
  • TV News Wrap Up: Mike Epps Is ‘Uncle Buck,’ ‘Frankenstein’ Casts Lead & More

    TV versions of ‘Uncle Buck,’ ‘Rush Hour,’ and ‘Frankenstein’ have found their leads; ‘Man Seeking Woman’ gets a season 2; and more.

    (13) by Daniel Johnson
  • Fox Orders Multiple Pilots Including U.S. ‘Luther’ & ‘Frankenstein’

    In addition to ‘Minority Report,’ Fox has ordered pilots for the American ‘Luther’ remake, ‘Frankenstein,’ and more.

    (11) by Merrill Barr
  • Universal Monster Universe Team Adds ‘Monsters: Dark Continent’ Writer

    ‘Monsters: Dark Continent’ screenwriter Jay Basu has joined Universal Studios’ brain trust of monster movie writers.

    (7) by H. Shaw-Williams
  • Universal Monster Movie Reboots Won’t Be Horror Films

    Donna Langley, Universal Pictures chairman, said the studios’ classic monster shared universe will fall into the action-adventure genre rather than horror.

    (65) by Molly Freeman
  • Universal Shared Monster Movie Universe Writers & Roster Revealed

    We now know which characters are planned for Universal’s rebooted monster movie universe, and who’s writing the films.

    (26) by Sandy Schaefer
  • Daniel Radcliffe on ‘Victor Frankenstein’, Says Monster Creation Not the Focus

    Daniel Radcliffe calls the upcoming ‘Victor Frankenstein’ a ‘rip-roaring’ adventure, and says the focus is on the title character’s relationship with Igor (Radcliffe).

    (12) by Sandy Schaefer
  • TV News Wrap Up: ‘The Bridge’ Canceled, ‘Bewitched’ Sequel Series & More

    FX cancels ‘The Bridge'; ‘Bates Motel’ adds three guest stars; ABC is bringing ‘Bachelor Party’ to TV; a ‘Bewitched’ sequel series lands at NBC – and more!

    (23) by Daniel Johnson
  • Universal Monster Movie Being Written by ‘Fargo’ Showrunner

    Noah Hawley, the showrunner on FX’s acclaimed ‘Fargo’ series, is writing one of the movies in Universal’s rebooted monsters universe.

    (5) by Sandy Schaefer
  • ‘Game of Thrones’ Star Sophie Turner Cast in Mary Shelly ‘Frankenstein’ Biopic

    A ‘contemporary’ and ‘sexy’ biopic about ‘Frankenstein’ author Mary Shelley has cast Sophie Turner (‘Game of Thrones’) in its lead role.

    (2) by Sarah Moran
  • Universal Rebooting Classic Monster Movies As New Cinematic Universe

    The Mummy, Wolfman, Frankenstein, and more Universal monster franchises are going to be rebooted for a new Cinematic Universe.

    (72) by Sandy Schaefer
  • ‘Frankenstein’ Gets a New Title and Official Synopsis

    The new ‘Frankenstein’ adaptation with James McAvoy and Daniel Radcliffe is now called ‘Victor Frankenstein’ and has an official synopsis.

    (23) by H. Shaw-Williams
  • ‘Wolverine 3′, ‘Fantastic Four 2′, ‘Taken 3′ and More Get Release Dates

    20th Century Fox has set release dates for ‘Wolverine 3′, ‘Taken 3′, ‘Fantastic Four 2′, an untitled Marvel film, a Ridley Scott feature, and more!

    (33) by Sandy Schaefer
  • Will ‘The Mummy’ and ‘Van Helsing’ Reboots Be Part of a New Cinematic Universe?

    Alex Kurtzman and Roberto Orci may be planning a cinematic universe for Universal’s monsters, including The Mummy, Van Helsing and (potentially) the Frankenstein creature.

    (38) by Sandy Schaefer
  • ‘Gone Girl’ & ‘Frankenstein’ Get New Release Dates; Woody Allen’s Next Film Gets a Title

    Fox has set a 2014 release date for David Fincher’s ‘Gone Girl’ and pushed ‘Frankenstein’ back to 2015. Meanwhile, Woody Allen’s next project (likely to arrive in 2014) has gotten an official title.

    (3) by Sandy Schaefer
  • ‘Dracula’ Origin Film Retitled ‘Dracula Untold'; ‘Frankenstein’ Casts Its Female Lead

    We have updates on classic monster retellings ‘Dracula’ (retitled ‘Dracula Untold’) with Luke Evans and ‘Frankenstein’, which has cast ‘Downton Abbey’ actress Jessica Brown Findlay as its female lead.

    (33) by Sandy Schaefer
  • James McAvoy in Talks to Play ‘Frankenstein’

    Twentieth Century Fox’s adaptation of ‘Frankenstein’ is moving ahead with ‘X-Men: Days of Future Past’ star James McAvoy negotiating a deal to play Victor Von Frankenstein.

    (10) by H. Shaw-Williams
  • Guillermo del Toro Wants Benedict Cumberbatch for ‘Frankenstein’

    Guillermo del Toro recently revealed he wants Benedict Cumberbatch (Sherlock) to play a major part in his ‘Frankenstein’ adaptation.

    (12) by Daniel Johnson
  • New Release Dates: ‘Jobs’, ‘Chef’, ‘Romeo and Juliet’ and More

    Check out the release dates for the Steve Jobs biopic ‘Jobs’, Jon Favreau’s ‘Chef’, the new ‘Romeo and Juliet’ movie retelling and more.

    (3) by Sandy Schaefer