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  1. 'Hellboy' Creator Takes on Frankenstein Myth in New Comic Book SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Hollywood Reporter

    Having steered the destiny of Hellboy for more than two decades, creator Mike Mignola is turning his attentions to another famously misunderstood monster next year with Dark Horse Comics announcing the new series Frankenstein Underground Wednesday. The mini-series spins out of the appearance of Frankenstein's Monster in 2011's Hellboy: House of the Living Dead graphic novel, and will see the creature discovering "other monsters and the dark secrets of the universe," according to the publisher.

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  2. 'It's Alive! It's Alive!' Why Hollywood Keeps ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | Deadline

    Filmmakers have been obsessed with Frankenstein since James Whale brought Mary Shelley's 1818 novel to life and instantly gave birth to an iconic monster franchise for Universal. It's one of the most important public domain properties in fiction, but everyone from Kenneth Branagh, Robert De Niro and Aaron Eckhart have discovered you need more than neckbolts to spark a good movie.

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  3. Top 10 films showingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | The Age

    ... played by Elsa Lanchester, she's worth the wait. In the meantime, there's plenty to amuse as the hapless Henry Frankenstein (Colin Clive) catches up with fellow mad scientist Dr Pretorius (Ernest Thesiger) while the Monster (Boris Karloff) continues ...

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  4. Wait, We're Getting ANOTHER New Frankenstein Movie?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Cinema Blend News

    Actor Xavier Samuel has already been a vampire in the Twilight series, and now he's set to add another iconic horror monster role to his resume when he headlines a newly announced updating of Mary Shelley's classic tale of terror, Frankenstein . Candyman helmer Bernard Rose will helm the new feature, which he also wrote, according to a report featured over at Deadline .

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  5. Costumed Ghouls Get Discounts during "Nightmare On Elm Avenue" Event...Read the original story

    Sunday Sep 21 | 24-7 Press Release

    Question: What could be cooler than seeing Frankenstein The Musical on Halloween Night, Friday, October 31, 2014? Answer: Nothing. The Ernest Borgnine Theatre is even on "Elm"! Art In Relation invites you to enjoy their "Nightmare On Elm Avenue" presentation of Frankenstein The Musical on Halloween while wearing your own costume.

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  6. Rosea s rise: Damages star provides a Knowing winkRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | Now Toronto

    ... for her one moment and hatred the next. And I love that she may have created a monster in Ellen it's like Frankenstein." "In TV, you have more intimacy with your characters because you have so much time with them. You're in their skin and in their ...

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  7. James McAvoy to play Frankenstein in major new movieRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2013 | Edinburgh-festivals.com

    Popular Scottish actor James McAvoy will play Frankenstein in a major big-screen adaptation of the classic horror story, it has been revealed. Daniel Radcliffe has already been cast as Igor in the hotly-tipped new version of the Mary Shelley tale, with Paul McGuigan attached to direct.

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  8. Local Cable Host Shares Frankenstein CollectionRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 17 | TheAlternativePress.com

    OCEAN CITY, NJ In time for Halloween, Ron MacCloskey, host of "Classic Movies with Ron MacCloskey" which appears on cables access channels in Edison, South Plainfield, Montclair, Piscataway, Oradell, Metuchen and Rutgers Univeristy will share his Frankenstein collection with the public at the Ocean City Free Public Library. The art exhibit titled, "From Frightening to Funny", will be open to the public starting this October at the Ocean City Free Public Library.

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  9. Host of "Classic Movies with Ron MacCloskey" To Showcase His CollectionRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 16 | TheAlternativePress.com

    OCEAN CITY, NJ In time for Halloween, Ron MacCloskey, host of "Classic Movies with Ron MacCloskey" which appears on cables access channels in Montclair, Edison, South Plainfield, Piscataway, Oradell, Metuchen and Rutgers Univeristy will share his Frankenstein collection with the public at the Ocean City Free Public Library. The art exhibit titled, "From Frightening to Funny", will be open to the public starting this October at the Ocean City Free Public Library.

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  10. 'Young Frankenstein' turns 40, with some hooplaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | The Campbell Reporter

    Director Mel Brooks spent a lot of money on white handkerchiefs while making his 1974 tour de farce "Young Frankenstein." "I gave everybody in the crew a white handkerchief," the 88-year-old comedy legend says in a phone interview.

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  11. Diamond Select Unleashes More Universal MonstersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | DreadCentrol.com

    ... this latest set you'll find 7" versions of The Creature From the Black Lagoon , Boris Karloff as he appeared as Frankenstein's monster in Son of Frankenstein , and Diamond's very own take on everyone's favorite Gothic monster hunter Van Helsing!

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  12. James Franco in 'Of Mice and Men' coming to cinemas in NovemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Los Angeles Times

    ... stage productions. In the past, NT Live's broadcasts have included high-profile British theater productions of "Frankenstein," with Benedict Cumberbatch and Jonny Lee Miller; "The Audience," with Helen Mirren; and "Macbeth," with Kenneth Branagh. ...

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  13. 'Young Frankenstein' has new life on 40th anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | The Detroit News

    Director Mel Brooks spent a lot of money on white handkerchiefs while making his 1974 tour de farce, "Young Frankenstein."

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  14. Cumberbatch/Miller "Frankenstein" returns to theaters in OctoberRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Ohio.com

    As you may know, the production had Benedict Cumberbatch and Jonny Lee Miller alternating who played Frankenstein and who the Creature. You can find participating theaters at www.ntlive.com .

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  15. 'Young Frankentstein' gets new life on 40th anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | Times Herald-Record

    Director Mel Brooks spent a lot of money on white handkerchiefs while making his 1974 tour de farce, "Young Frankenstein."

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  16. Director Mel Brooks Gives Hollywood The FingerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | LBC 97.3

    Mel Brooks is known for being a practical joker and now he has made sure people will be laughing at him long after he has gone. The 88-year-old Blazing Saddles and Young Frankenstein director added an extra finger to his handprints as he cemented his place in Hollywood history outside the TCL Chinese Theatre, formerly Grauman's Chinese Theatre, in Los Angeles.

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  17. Schwarzenegger Comes To London For Audience With FansRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2014 | Londonist

    ... to train him into a winner. Bennett moved the big man into his family home in Forest Gate (not far from where Frankenstein actor Boris Karloff was born, coincidentally). Then, just like in some Sylvester Stallone film, the poor kid from the Austrian ...

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  18. Home video: Monsters that wouldn't dieHome video: Monsters that...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 3 | News Herald

    ... apprehensions. Universal Pictures provided two icons of horror in 1931, Lugosi as Dracula and Boris Karloff as Frankenstein. (AP Photo/Files) Superheroes are the things that get many of today's moviegoers into the cineplex. Others are drawn by ...

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  19. Super-8 Frankenstein Movie MadnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 2 | River Front Times

    After his massive success in Universal Studio's 1931 smash Dracula , Bela Lugosi seemed a shoo-in to play the monster in the studio's next horror film Frankenstein, but makeup tests proved disastrous and Lugosi left the project, with the role ultimately going to Boris Karloff.

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  20. Universal's Classic Monsters Complete 30-Film Collection Coming to DVD TodayRead the original story

    Monday Sep 1 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... 30-Film Collection showcases every original film featuring Hollywood's most iconic monsters, including Dracula, Frankenstein, The Mummy, The Invisible Man, The Bride of Frankenstein, The Wolf Man, The Phantom of the Opera and The Creature from the ...

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