Jones: Frankenstein a reinvention of Shelley’s classic

Jones: Frankenstein a reinvention of Shelley’s classic

Doug Jones, who Guillermo del Toro recently revealed would be playing the part of Frankenstein’s monster in his upcoming adaptation of the popular tale, has said that the film will be a complete reinvention of Mary Shelley’s original story.

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Del Toro and Jackson discuss The Hobbit

Del Toro and Jackson discuss The Hobbit

Explaining their plans to Empire, Guillermo Del Toro and Peter Jackson have made the announcement Lord Of The Rings fans have been waiting to hear with regards to the format that the upcoming adaptation of The Hobbit will be taking: “We’ve decided to have The Hobbit span the two movies, including the White Council and the comings and goings of Gandalf to Dol Guldur,” said Del Toro in an interview with the magazine.

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Del Toro lines up four new movie projects

Del Toro lines up four new movie projects

After assigning the next five years of his life to bringing The Hobbit to the screen in collaboration with Peter Jackson as a two-movie double header, Guillermo del Toro has booked himself up with a collection of projects that should keep him a busy man for many years to come. Setting up no fewer than … Continued

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Jackson and del Toro answer your questions

Jackson and del Toro answer your questions

Peter Jackson and Guillermo del Toro, the executive producer and director of the upcoming adaptation of The Hobbit, will be taking fan questions in a live chat on 24 May. They will be fielding the top 20 most asked questions, so if you’d like to cast your ponderings in the bag, check out the official … Continued

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Del Toro confirmed to direct The Hobbit

Del Toro confirmed to direct The Hobbit

Finally, after months of speculation and weeks of inching closer to an announcement, Guillermo del Toro has been confirmed as the director for New Line and MGM’s adaptation of JR Tolkien’s The Hobbit. Executive producers for the project Peter Jackson and Fran Walsh, along with New Line president Toby Emmerich and chief of MGM’s Worldwide … Continued

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Hellboy 3 is the final cut

Hellboy 3 is the final cut

Guillermo del Toro has said that if he were to do a third Hellboy film, it would certainly be the last. Speaking to Sci Fi Wire at New York Comic Con, the rising star of directing said: “If there was ever a third one, I would really make sure that we at least sign a … Continued

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