Universal Monsters


James Wan Brings In Overlords Julius Avery For Van Helsing Film

James Wan Brings In Overlord's Julius Avery For Van Helsing Film

This also continues the revitalization of the Universal Monsters properties that began earlier this year with the release of Blumhouse's The Invisible Man to universal acclaim and box office before the theaters all shutdown Deadline had the news first.[caption id="attachment_1303510" align="aligncenter" width="600"] L-R: October 11, 2018: 51st Sitges Film Festival - Photo call of "Overlord"[...]

The Mummy Is The Latest Revealed Spinatures Figure From Waxwork

The Mummy Is The Latest Revealed Spinatures Figure From Waxwork

The sculpts' detail work is incredible, and I dare you to find a more affordable bust on the market of the Universal Monsters The Mummy here is in his iconic arms crossed pose, and the detail work here is amazing Look at that face! That might be one of the best face sculpts of The[...]

Universal Monsters Film From Lord &#038 Miller Tatum Coming&#8230Which One

Universal Monsters Film From Lord & Miller, Tatum Coming…Which One?

An unnamed Universal Monsters film is coming from Phil Lord and Chris Miller The duo will produce the film, which will also star Channing Tatum, reuniting the creative team that brought us two better-than-they-had-any-business-being 21 Jump Street films The curious thing here: they aren't saying which of the Universal Monsters it is This is being[...]

Mondo Introduces New Creature From The Black Lagoon Figures

Mondo Introduces New Creature From The Black Lagoon Figures

I have been dying for a 1/6th scale line of Universal Monsters for as long as I can remember, and it should figure that Mondo would be the company to do it Here's hoping that this leads to so many more of these Wolf Man next, please, and thank you I want this line to[...]

Waxwork Records New Spinature Line Warms Horror Collectors Hearts

Waxwork Records New Spinature Line Warms Horror Collectors Hearts

Waxwork Records is dipping their toe into the collectibles market with the new Spinatures line of figures. Scratch that, they are going whole hog. With this first figure of Frankenstein and at least ten more teased, this line of collectible figures is going to be around for a long time. That is okay with us […]

Waxwork Records Introduces Spinatures Line Frankenstein Up For Order

Waxwork Records Introduces Spinatures Line, Frankenstein Up For Order

Check out the figure trailer below, along with some pictures.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nSeOOUABEFw&feature=emb_logo Frankenstein Is A Perfect First Figure "It's Alive! The Universal Monsters Frankenstein Spinature™ from Waxwork is here! Be your own mad scientist, and command your horrid creation to spin along with your spookiest records[...]

Little Monsters: Josh Cooley Directing Family Film on Universal Horror

Little Monsters: Josh Cooley Directing Family Film on Universal Horror

Josh Cooley (Toy Story 4) is reimaging Universal's horror franchise as a more family-friendly fare in Little Monsters, not to be confused with the Fred Savage and Howie Mandell-starred 1989 MGM film of the same name. The film will be a live-action hybrid monster feature produced by Todd Lieberman and David Hoberman of Mandeville Films, […]

Universal &#038 Blumhouse Sign Leigh Whannell For Wolfman With Golsling

Universal & Blumhouse Sign Leigh Whannell For Wolfman With Golsling

Taking the sting out a bit of the Halloween Kills delay news, Universal and Blumhouse are bringing in The Invisible Man director Leigh Whannell in to direct yet another reimagining of a Universal Monsters character The Wolfman will star Ryan Gosling, and will be produced by Blumhouse head Jason Blum Whannell will write a treatment[...]

Bride Of Frankenstein Film Written By David Koepp Is Still Breathing

Bride Of Frankenstein Film Written By David Koepp Is Still Breathing

Bride of Frankenstein was to be a part of the Universal Monsters Dark Universe, the failed attempt at trying to create an MCU style connected universe with their famous monsters Writer David Koepp has been tasked with bringing the Bride back to screens, and it turns out he was still working on it through the[...]

Dracula Remake Discussed By Karyn Kusama On The Kingcast

Dracula Remake Discussed By Karyn Kusama On The Kingcast

After what Blumhouse was able to accomplish with The Invisible Man, they are going full steam ahead with bringing the Universal Monsters to modern audiences Dracula should be one of the easier to modernize, as opposed to say the Creature From the Black Lagoon Really this one will all hinge on casting If they do[...]

Mondo Releasing Four New Universal Monsters Tiki Mugs

Mondo Releasing Four New Universal Monsters Tiki Mugs

Mondo is offering four new glazeways on their popular Universal Monsters Tiki Mugs Available now, the four mugs feature the Creature Form the Black Lagoon, The Mummy, The Red Masque of Death from The Phantom of the Opera, and the Wolf Man Mondo is also running a deal from today though June 4th, where if[...]

Mondo Dropping New Francesco Francavilla Invisible Man Poster Tomorrow

Mondo Dropping New Francesco Francavilla Invisible Man Poster Tomorrow

Mondo will have a poster drop tomorrow, featuring Francesco Francavilla artwork for the Blumhouse remake of The Invisible Man. There will be two different versions of the poster, one with a blue tint that is the regular release limited to 225 pieces for $50, and a second red-tinted version limited to just 100 pieces for […]

Funko Funkoween Reveals &#8211 Stephen King and Universal Monsters

Funko Funkoween Reveals – Stephen King and Universal Monsters

This time it looks like we have a couple of retailer exclusives heading our way featuring some big characters like Stephen King and Universal Monsters First up is the Universal Monsters as the Invisible Man well be getting a black and white makeover giving us the feel of this classic monster movie Frankenstein is also[...]

5 Items to Add Some Monstrous Fun This Spring From Fun.Com

5 Items to Add Some Monstrous Fun This Spring From Fun.Com

With the weather getting warmer, that means only one thing — we're halfway to Halloween. Personally, I celebrate Halloween every day in my home, so I'm always looking for fun and exciting new spooky things to scare and delight visitors (that is, when we can safely have visitors again). Fun.com always has just what I'm […]

LEGO And Universal Pictures Enter New Five Year Film Agreeement

LEGO And Universal Pictures Enter New Five Year Film Agreeement

Fast & Furious, Back to the Future, and most importantly, Universal Monsters are all possible Fast & Furious is almost a shoo-in, ditto for Back to the Future Of all though, the idea that we may, in fact, get not only LEGO Universal Monsters shorts/films but maybe even an avenue now to get Universal Monsters[...]

5 Film Properties That Can Go The Animation Route

5 Film Properties That Can Go The Animation Route

Credit: 20th Century Fox.[/caption] Universal Monsters Finally, one near and dear to my heart I have wanted animated Universal Monsters anything for as long as I can remember and not modern retellings, no-no I'm pretty much looking for remakes of the classic movies Stick to the source material strictly When they don't, disaster happens for the most[...]

Trick or Treat Studios Horror Busts Include Saw Monsters and More

Trick or Treat Studios Horror Busts Include Saw, Monsters and More

The last 5 statues are all fro the classic Universal Monsters line as The Wolfman, The Phantom of the Opera, Creature from the Black Lagoon, Frankenstein, and The Invisible Man all rise up once again Each statue is nicely designed and the bust aspect does not take away from all the detail presented in each[...]

The Invisible Man Appears on Blu-ray on May 26th

The Invisible Man Appears on Blu-ray on May 26th

You can see the full list down below.DELETED SCENES MOSS MANIFESTED – Elisabeth Moss describes the physical and emotional challenges she faced while portraying Cecilia, a woman whose truth is constantly questioned by those around her. DIRECTOR’S JOURNEY WITH LEIGH WHANNELL – Director Leigh Whannell acts as tour guide through principal photography, from day 1 to[...]

Universal Monsters: Why Cant We Get These Monsters Back in Theaters

Universal Monsters: Why Can't We Get These Monsters Back in Theaters?

Universal Monsters are some of the most iconic characters in cinema history The films starring Frankenstein, Creature, Wolf Man, Dracula, and more have influenced not only every horror film to come after, but film in general in more ways than can be recounted here Yet before this past February's The Invisible Man, it has been[...]

Blumhouse Inks Invisible Man Director Leigh Whannell to Overall Deal

Blumhouse Inks 'Invisible Man' Director Leigh Whannell to Overall Deal

Lasting for two years, Blumhouse will have first look at any film or television projects he may come up with, and I am guessing that will include more fresh takes on Universal Monsters Leigh Whannell is familiar to horror fans as one of the father's of the Saw franchise with James Wan, who also partnered[...]