Universal Monsters


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[...]

New York Toy Fair: 60 Pics From the Super7 Booth

New York Toy Fair: 60 Pics From the Super7 Booth

New properties like Nightmare Before Christmas, NBA, Jem and the Holograms, and even the Munsters are on the way, along with Back to the Future 2 and more Universal Monsters Music releases include Lemmy, a Rancid figure, and out of nowhere an Agnostic Front figure New Papa figures from Ghost, and their first forays into[...]

Elizabeth Banks to Direct Star in Invisible Woman at Universal

Elizabeth Banks to Direct, Star in 'Invisible Woman' at Universal

Elizabeth Banks will direct and star in Invisible Woman for Universal Studios. She pitched the film, with a script being written by Erin Cressida Wilson (Girl on the Train). This will not however cross over with the new Invisible Man film coming in February starring Elisabeth Moss and Oliver Jackson-Cohen. That film was a co-production […]

Creature from the Black Lagoon: He Came from the Depths of the Pinball Lagoon

"Creature from the Black Lagoon": He Came from the Depths of the Pinball Lagoon!

The Creature from the Black Lagoon is one of Universal's most enduring monsters. The 1992 pinball machine celebrates his legacy. The 1954 black and white horror film came late compared to Universal's other notorious monsters such as Dracula and Frankenstein. Yet he quickly became one of the most iconic monsters ever put to film. Collectors […]

Universal Monsters Super7 Figures Are Here for Halloween  

Universal Monsters Super7 Figures Are Here for Halloween  

Universal Monsters are the lifeblood of horror and monster culture They rose out of the graves from decades ago for a time where creativity and imagination blossomed in arts, books as well as the film industry. Mary Shelley‘s Frankenstein is still a literature classic and will always be a piece of history It is no surprise to[...]

Super7 Has Unveiled Their Upcoming Exclusives for NYCC

Super7 Has Unveiled Their Upcoming Exclusives for NYCC

First up is 4 Universal Monsters and all four monsters will be glow in the dark Creature from the Black Lagoon, Frankenstein, Bride of Frankenstein and Dracula will come out of the dark Speaking of glow in the dark, Super7 will also be releasing Robo-Cop GITD ReAction figures Another heavy hitter will be the Super[...]

BC Toy Spotting: Marvel Legends Transfomers WWE Funko and More

BC Toy Spotting: Marvel Legends, Transfomers, WWE, Funko, and More!

Colossus/Juggernaut, Luis/Ghost from Ant-man and the Wasp, Gransmaster/Korg from Thor: Ragnarok, and Skurge/Hela Thor: Ragnarok two-packs are all available.Ravensburger Games new Universal Monsters board game Horrified is now in Target stores Check out our review here![gallery columns="2" size="large" ids="1071902,1071903,1071904,1071907"]TMNT finds this week include the new Playmates Shadow Ninjas vinyl figures, although I couldn't find Donnie[...]