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  1. Robert Powell to Lead King Charles III Uk Tour This AutumnRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... The Obscure, Looking For Clancy, The Caucasian Chalk Circle, Pygmalion, Shaka Zulu, Hannay, The Golden Years, Frankenstein and The First Circle. His film credits include Colour Me Kubrick: A True...ish Story, The Thirty-Nine Steps, Tommy, Imperative ...

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  2. Watch David Letterman's First 'Late Night' EpisodeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | RollingStone

    ... on the show, delivering a spooky prologue inspired by actor Edward Van Sloan's introduction for the 1931 film Frankenstein . Next, dancers wearing giant peacock headdresses sauntered around the stage as bandleader Paul Shaffer announced, his voice ...

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  3. David Letterman taught us to ward off celebrity stupidity. But stupidity won.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | The Washington Post

    ... in the manner of Edward Van Sloan's cautionary prologue at the beginning of Boris Karloff's 1931 horror film "Frankenstein." Hank Stuever has been The Post's TV critic since 2009. He joined the paper in 1999 as a writer for the Style section, where ...

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  4. Bela Lugosi monster movie 'The Corpse Vanishes' screens in Bay City May 16Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | MLive.com

    ... and previous entries include "Night of the Living Dead," "The Town That Dreaded Sundown," "The Bride of Frankenstein" and "Little Shop of Horrors." "We chose this film because when you think of classic monster movies, there are three names that ...

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  5. 'Avengers: Age of Ultron' review: Whedon was our heroRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Examiner.com

    ... an interesting and maddening idea, that being human means creation of life. "Age of Ultron" heavily references "Frankenstein," tying to almost every character of the film, but this playful idea goes horribly wrong when connecting Black Widow. ...

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  6. Penny Dreadful and Other (NSFW) RandomnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 3 | Filmexperience.blogspot.com

    ... and entirely random (not complaining) and never mentioned or repeated again (complaining). And then there was Frankenstein's second monster who let it all hang out before he was brutally murdered by Frankenstein's first monster who is far more ...

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  7. TV chiller explores monsters' emotional depthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | MySanAntonio.com

    Dr. Victor Frankenstein and his creature Caliban work to reanimate the corpse of Brona in "Penny Dreadful." Reeve Carney as the ageless and 'beautiful' Dorian Gray in 'Penny Dreadful,' season two, on Showtime.

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  8. Stan Lee on the Incredible Hulk's Path to 'Age of Ultron'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | RollingStone

    ... I said, "How about a good monster?" He just walked out of the room. I remembered Jekyll and Hyde, and the Frankenstein movie with Boris Karloff and it always seemed to me that the monster was really the good guy; he didn't want to hurt anybody, but ...

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  9. Robin Williams spent most of 'Good Will Hunting' reading his lines in different celebrities' voicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2015 | Genesee Country Express

    ... Reno, while Matt Damon played along with him as Daffy Duck. Another time, Williams did all of his lines as Frankenstein. Williams' performance in "Good Will Hunting" earned him his first and only Oscar. His acting method sounds atypical, especially ...

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  10. Matt Damon is 'The Martian': First footage seen at CinemaConRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | Mashable

    ... Japanese horror-style jump-scares, if the new footage is any indication; We got our very first look at Victor Frankenstein (October 2), starring James McAvoy as Dr. Frankenstein and Daniel Radcliffe as his assistant Igor. It's a large-scale, ...

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  11. Leonardo DiCaprio's - The Revenant,' Matt Damon's - The Martian' Stun Crowd at CinemaConRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | News Times

    ... sequel "The Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials," as well as the James McAvoy-Daniel Radcliffe movie "Victor Frankenstein," which hails from the mind of Max Landis. The studio also offered up the latest trailer for "Poltergeist," which could prove to be ...

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  12. The Avengers: Age Of UltronRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | Cinema Blend News

    ... our time' by creating Ultron - an entity similar to Stark's intelligent program, J.A.R.V.I.S. Except, in true Frankenstein (or Pinocchio) fashion, the creation turns on its creator and takes on a life of its own. Age of Ultron isn't Iron Man 4 , ...

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  13. Abbott & Costello's last film, leaves no one on first, after 80 years of stardomRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... duo through Buck Privates Come Home, The Wistful Widow of Wagon Gap and Africa Screams , who introduced them to Frankenstein and the Killer, Boris Karloff, as well as The Noose Hangs High and Mexican Hayride. What could go wrong? Everything. Abbott ...

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  14. This day in history - April 19Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2015 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    In 1935, the Universal Pictures horror film ''Bride of Frankenstein,'' starring Boris Karloff with Elsa Lanchester in the title role, had its world premiere in San Francisco. Today is Sunday, April 19, the 109th day of 2015.

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  15. This day in history: April 19, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2015 | The News-Gazette

    On April 19, 1865, a funeral was held at the White House for President Abraham Lincoln, assassinated five days earlier; his coffin was then taken to the U.S. Capitol for a private memorial service in the Rotunda. In 1935, the Universal Pictures horror film "Bride of Frankenstein," starring Boris Karloff with Elsa Lanchester in the title role, had its world premiere in San Francisco.

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  16. 15 fun films that blend horror and humorRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | Cleveland.com

    Dr. Frederick Frankenstein , center, and Inga , prepare to bring the creature to life in director Mel Brooks' 1974 spoof of the Frankenstein films, "Young Frankenstein." CLEVELAND, Ohio - Hulu's "Deadbeat," which fields its second season Monday, April 20, and the CW rookie "iZombie" are engaging proof of the potency of mixing humor and horror.

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  17. Rundle: if words could describe acting, it wouldn't be artRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | Crikey

    ... higher mid-level reaches that becomes dependent on the approach you prefer: Kenneth Branagh in Mary Shelley's Frankenstein is either masterful or, well, unlikely to gain a halal certificate. And then there are the performances that break the frame ...

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  18. 'Avengers: Age of Ultron' deep dive: Fleshing out The VisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

    Imagine if Frankenstein's monster created a monster. Would that creature necessarily be evil? Was the orginal monster evil itself, or did forces beyond its control simply lead it down a cruel and disturbing path? Nature vs. nurture is a question at the heart of Avengers: Age of Ultron , a movie about creating things that ultimately consume or destroy you-or perhaps become your salvation.

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  19. 'Frankenstein 2029' lumbering to Easton for April productionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2015 | NJ.com

    Colin Clive, center, as Henry Frankenstein, and as his assistant Fritz, in a scene from the 1931 horror classic "Frankenstein." "Frankenstein 2029" will be performed April 22-25 at multiple venues on the college's Williams Arts Campus in Downtown Easton .

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  20. 'Downton' invasion: Why the show's stars are so hot right nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | SFGate

    Yorkshire County residents Lily James and Dan Stevens have landed roles in Disney films, Jessica Brown Findlay will star in "Victor Frankenstein" and others are... 'Downton Abbey' fans - ever wonder what your favorite stars look like when they're not in those prim, post-Edwardian costumes? Here's a look. Actors Dan Stevens and Michelle Dockery share a big laugh, which is something their lovebird characters don't do often.

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