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Castle Of Horror: Bela Lugosi Actually Very Good In Son Of Frankenstein

Castle Of Horror: Bela Lugosi Actually Very Good In Son Of Frankenstein

We wrap up the first half of our tour of Frankenstein movies with 1939's Son of Frankenstein, which boasts an amazing cast-- Basil Rathbone, Bela Lugosi and Boris Karloff-- and cements many of the tropes we associate with Universal Horror.Listen here:http://traffic.libsyn.com/castleofhorror/son_of_frankenstein_39.mp3Check out the trailer:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v6B7zDZe9gw Castle of Horror Podcast Links: Join us over on Facebook to chime in. The show is[...]




Ash Vs The Frankenstein Monster In Army Of Darkness Furious Road

Ash Vs The Frankenstein Monster In Army Of Darkness Furious Road

and a team lead by the Frankenstein Monster and Eva, the Daughter of Dracula are sent to retrieve it.Wait.. so who are the good guys?Army of Darkness: Furious Road will ship March 2nd and feature art from Kewber Baal (Jennifer Blood), and will host multiple variant covers by Tyler Crook, Gabriel Hardman, Francesco Francavilla, and[...]

Rik Hoskin Talks About Victor Frankenstein Being Morally Adrift

Rik Hoskin Talks About Victor Frankenstein Being Morally Adrift

Rik Hoskin is working on two books for Dynamite, Cage Hero and Dean Koontz's Frankenstein: Storm Surge Byron Brewer caught up with the writer to talk about the latter of the two and what it's like working with a Horror Master Cover art by Andres PonceBYRON BREWER: Rik, how does it feel being able to[...]

Andres Ponce Art For Dean Koontzs Frankenstein: Storm Surge #3

Andres Ponce Art For Dean Koontz's Frankenstein: Storm Surge #3

Koontz's Frankenstein series, this one is called Storm Surge and it's co-written by the series creator Koontz and comics veteran Chuck Dixon The art is by Andres Ponce and we have 3 pages of the third issue here in black and white and color for you to see The issue is on sale this Wednesday. The[...]

Exclusive Extended Previews Of Dean Koontzs Frankenstein: Storm Surge And Masks II

Exclusive Extended Previews Of Dean Koontz's Frankenstein: Storm Surge And Masks II

First up is Dean Koontz's Frankenstein: Storm Surge #2 and Masks II #8.Dean Koontz’s Frankenstein: Storm Surge #2 writer: Dean Koontz, Chuck Dixon artist: Andres Ponce cover: Andres PonceDean Koontz continues this all-new modern reimagination of the classic horror tale Frankenstein, created exclusively for comics! As Hurricane Shelley sends refugees fleeing like rats, Victor Frankenstein discovers that his[...]

Dean Koontz Returns To Dynamite For More Frankenstein

Dean Koontz Returns To Dynamite For More Frankenstein

Horror novelist Dean Koontz is coming back to Dynamite for a new six-issue miniseries Dean Koontz's Frankenstein: Storm Surge Koontz has written five novels featuring his re-imagined version of the classic Mary Shelley tale and this will be his second time bringing the world to comics The first series adapted the novel Prodigal Son, but[...]

Funkos ReAction Universal Monsters Figures Are Here And Theyre Spectacular

Funko's ReAction Universal Monsters Figures Are Here, And They're Spectacular

I opened The Wolf Man before writing this review, but he comes on a similar card to Frankenstein, The Creature from the Black Lagoon, and others (I preferred the promotional image to the released one, though, and ended up discarding it Pack rat that I am, I am saving the other cardbacks) The figures themselves[...]

Alex Kurtzman and Chris Morgan To Reboot Universal Classic Monster Franchises

Alex Kurtzman and Chris Morgan To Reboot Universal Classic Monster Franchises

We've been getting an idea of what Roberto Orci is up to since the split, but what is his former partner doing? Alex Kurtzman and writer Chris Morgan have been tapped to reboot Universal's classic monster movie franchises according to deadline.com.Before the Fast and the Furious, Jurassic Park and the Bourne franchises became what Universal[...]


The Future Of Frankenstein And Black Canary (Futures End SPOILERS)

The Future Of Frankenstein And Black Canary (Futures End SPOILERS)

Spoilers just in case I come anywhere near close...Specifically that Frankenstein in the future would be working for OMAC and would have Black Canary's face grafted to his chest doing the cry.This is my sorry attempt...It's all about faces. We ran the Joker's Mask from the upcoming Death Of The Family box set earlier today..[...]

Batman And Frankenstein Your Perfect Valentine Couple In May (UPDATE)

Batman And Frankenstein, Your Perfect Valentine Couple, In May (UPDATE)

Frankenstein, currently appearing in the DC New 52 in Justice League Dark is going to be making a central appearance in the upcoming Future's End weekly comic.But before that, in May, it seems that he will be joining Peter Tomasi's Batman And.. series, giving us Batman And Frankenstein.I mean, you kind of had a Batman[...]

Niles And Worm Bring Frankensteins Creature To Whitechapel

Niles And Worm Bring Frankenstein's Creature To Whitechapel

The Frankenstein Monster and Jack The Ripper.In Monster & Madman a lost soul, Frankenstein’s monster seeks refuge from his waking life but finds no comfort in the bitter harshness of his surroundings He sets out to free himself from his lonely isolation and during this journey he finds himself at the doorstop of a creature more[...]


Casting Roundup: Mark Wahlberg Is The Gambler Djimon Hounsou Is Fast &amp Furious

Casting Roundup: Mark Wahlberg Is The Gambler, Djimon Hounsou Is Fast & Furious

Downton Abbey continues to churn out stars, Fast & Furious 7 is still adding to its cast, and Mark Wahlberg is the latest to take on The Gambler in today's roundup.• Downton Abbey actress Jessica Brown-Findlay has been cast as a trapeze artist/love interest to Daniel Radcliffe's Igor in Fox's new version of Frankenstein,[...]

Now Is The Time To Buy The Universal Classic Monsters Blu-ray Set

Now Is The Time To Buy The Universal Classic Monsters Blu-ray Set

A much greater saving than 40%. The box set contains the following eight films and a number of really great special features, including a Spanish version of Dracula. Dracula (1931) Frankenstein (1931) The Mummy (1932) The Invisible Man (1933) The Bride of Frankenstein (1935) The Wolf Man (1941) Phantom of the Opera (1943) Creature From the Black Lagoon (1954)This set is incredibly easy to[...]

Fox Sizing Up Jack Huston And Toby Kebbell For Frankenstein

Fox Sizing Up Jack Huston And Toby Kebbell For Frankenstein

It's an interesting list, though.Huston, best known for his role in Boardwalk Empire, and Kebbell, who found fame in RockNRolla, will be reading for Frankenstein director Paul McGuigan and Fox in London soon They're both up for the role of Victor Frankenstein, maker of the monster The film has a screenplay by Max Landis so expect[...]