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  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. '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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. '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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  8. 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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  9. '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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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. 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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  15. Shambling Towards Hiroshima by James MorrowRead the original story

    Mar 16, 2009 | SF Site

    ... Whale and Colin Clive, but a raft of never-heard-of-hims like Franz Waxman, composer of the score to Bride of Frankenstein , who composes the full-orchestra accompaniment to the trashing of a miniature Japanese city as Thorley performs the role he ...

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  16. jfriarRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 23 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... There are some familiar faces in this new Rodriquez-Miller collaboration. Mickey Rourke returns as the Frankenstein-looking Marv, a romantic whose always ready to exchange blows in the pursuit of justice. Exotic dancer Nancy Callahan (Jessica Alba), ...

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  17. When the Frankenstein Monster and the Planet of the Apes Collided with I SpyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2014 | Silver Bullet Comics

    ... on the Plains" and "The Warlord", to have a spotlight shone on them. And thus, away we go, to Spain, where Frankenstein's Monster becomes a man of brilliance and delusion, of poignant despair and hearty good cheer. He holds the key to death on a ...

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  18. A Bloody Good Time: A Tribute To Dick SmithRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2014 | 411mania.com

    ... the Universal horror era when Jack Pierce was making a name for himself by turning Boris Karloff into both the Frankenstein Monster and The Mummy. I can't say for sure if Smith was influenced but I would assume it's a safe bet. He actually didn't ...

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  19. 'Godfather of Makeup' Dick Smith diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2014 | The China Post

    ... made himself up as the Hunchback of Notre Dame, scaring his classmates. He later turned up at a screening of "Frankenstein" as the title character. After school and serving in the Army, he took a chance on television. One of his early assignments ...

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  20. Universal Monsters returning from beyond the graveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2014 | CNET News.com

    Universal Studios is gearing up to relaunch its beloved classic monsters, including Dracula, Frankenstein's monster, and the mummy in an interconnected universe.

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