Mike Mignola Returns With A Gorgeous Comic About Frankenstein's Monster

The legendary Mike Mignola returns to pen a new miniseries, but that's not all this week's latest comics have to offer. There's time travelling shenanigans from Mark Millar, an intriguing new Image series about the fall of a space empire, and a graphic novel about the crew behind a Super Sentai robot. Comics! » 3/17/15 2:14pm 3/17/15 2:14pm

What In Westeros Does The Latest Game Of Thrones Spoiler Refer To?

Daredevil adds a host of new characters, including a villain who's reformed in the comics. Rumors abound for the villain for Suicide Squad. Plus, Arnold Schwarzenegger talks fighting himself for Terminator Genisys. And our first look at Maze Runner: Scorch Trials. Spoilers await! » 3/12/15 6:00am 3/12/15 6:00am

Rumor: The Next Spider-Man Movie Sees Him Battling A Major Marvel Hero

One of the main stars of Arrow could be gone soon. Chris Evans and Jeremy Renner dish details from the set of Age of Ultron. Hugh Jackman talks about the chance for even more superhero crossovers. Fox has found its Frankenstein monster. Plus, hints for Orphan Black and Supergirl. To Me, My Spoilers! » 3/04/15 6:00am 3/04/15 6:00am

The Lazarus Effect Could Make Mad Science Scary Again

Mad scientists have existed since the beginning of cinema, and The Lazarus Effect has zero problem borrowing from earlier films. It also snatches crumbs from The Exorcist and Paranormal Activity, among others. But! It's got an unusually good cast, fast pacing, and some decent frights. » 2/27/15 9:00am 2/27/15 9:00am

Doctor Who Set Pics, Walking Dead Hints, And Sophie Turner Talks X-Men!

There are even more rumors about Spider-Man after this week's big announcements. Plus, Duncan Jones talks about his Warcraft movie, Billy Dee Williams talks about the Star Wars movies, and there's Jurassic World clues. Plus casting details for Frankenstein and The Shannara Chronicles. To me, my Spoilers! » 2/11/15 6:00am 2/11/15 6:00am

This Year Will Bring Not One, But Two Frankenstein-Based TV Shows 

It's a transatlantic duel of the Frankensteins! In one corner, ITV's Sean Bean-starring period drama The Frankenstein Chronicles. And in the other corner, Fox's crime drama Frankenstein. Fight, fight, fight! » 1/22/15 2:30am 1/22/15 2:30am

What Universal's New Monster Movie Universe Could Learn From Sitcoms

On the surface, dark feature-length tales of classic monsters and televised, laugh-tracked 30 minute (or 20 if we're counting commercials) sitcoms may seem pretty far apart, but there might be some lessons for the movies to draw. » 11/14/14 4:20pm 11/14/14 4:20pm

Universal has staked out April 21st, 2017, for its third installment in its new classic monster cinematic universe after 2016's The Mummy. Despite my use of the word "stake", it'll probably be feature Frankenstein's monster of the Wolf Man, since Dracula's origin has so recently been Untold. » 11/05/14 12:51pm 11/05/14 12:51pm

Fox Orders Frankenstein Pilot That Has Nothing to Do with Frankenstein

And they're pretty confident in it, since they've made a "put pilot" commitment on it. That means they either air it or pay a lot of money. » 10/23/14 1:36am 10/23/14 1:36am

Behold, the Frankenpumpkin: A pre-made Jack-O'-Lantern

You might take a first look at these pumpkins and think 'oh, what a delightful example of squash-based sculpting!', but hold on. These pumpkins weren't carved at all - they were grow that way! » 10/16/14 11:00am 10/16/14 11:00am

Are the Stormtroopers Getting A Big Makeover in Star Wars: Episode VII?

Alex Winter shares more details about Bill and Ted 3. Tons of info from the season premiere of The Walking Dead, including what's up at Terminus. Simon Kinberg talks the "darkness" of Star Wars Rebels. Plus Frankenstein, Patient Zero, Outlander, Agents of SHIELD and Doctor Who. Spoilers now! » 9/26/14 6:00am 9/26/14 6:00am

The Islamic Roots Of Science Fiction

You probably already knew that Islam was having a scientific golden age during Europe's middle ages, and making tons of scientific and medical discoveries. (Which is why we use words like "algebra.") But you might not know that some of the earliest proto-science fiction came from the Islamic world. » 9/09/14 4:00pm 9/09/14 4:00pm

How Frankenstein Helped Transform The Word "Awful"

Words have complicated lives, with enough births, deaths, and transformations to make even the most complicated zombie story seem tame by comparison. Here's the story of how the classic terrifying tale of a dead creature brought to life also helped to give a word its own new lease on life. » 9/02/14 4:22pm 9/02/14 4:22pm

See The Earliest Illustration of Shelley's Frankenstein For Yourself

Frankenstein's monster has had many appearances over the decades, from Boris Karloff to... Aaron Eckhart? But the first ever illustration, from 1831, shows a more human-looking creature. And you can see it for yourself. » 8/26/14 4:00pm 8/26/14 4:00pm

Sansa Stark To Play Frankenstein Author In Mary Shelley's Monster

Sophie Turner, best known for playing the badass that is Sansa Stark on Game of Thrones, has been cast as Mary Shelley in a dark gothic horror/romance based somewhat on the iconic author's life. I say somewhat because Turner will be playing a "monster," too. » 8/14/14 6:30am 8/14/14 6:30am

Do We Finally Know the Name of a New Star Wars Character?

Joss Whedon says Quicksilver and Scarlet Witch are "Team Ultron." Get the first look at Jack Black playing R.L. Stine in Goosebumps. And what under-the-radar projects do Guillermo del Toro and Duncan Jones have in the pipeline? Plus, all the details of Once Upon a Time's take on Frozen and new Doctor Who set photos. » 7/18/14 6:00am 7/18/14 6:00am

Clever Minimalist Movie Posters Made From Card Stock

Spanish design studio Atipo designed movie posters for 15 classic films using creatively configured sheets of paper, in the series "Papeles de Cine." » 6/29/14 10:00am 6/29/14 10:00am

On Penny Dreadful, It's Not a Party Without a Seance

The first episode of Penny Dreadful gave us Victorian pulp, some great acting, immersive atmosphere, and things that go bump in the night. Turns out this Gothic was just getting started, as "Séance" rockets the show into an impressive second act. » 5/19/14 1:31pm 5/19/14 1:31pm

What's A Frankenstein Gotta Do To Get Some Peace Around Here?

Alas, Aaron Eckhart is just too sexy to live his life in the shadows of the cannily named I, Frankenstein, and that's what leads him to get caught a war between gargoyles and demons. Plus Her, Zombinators and more, all in this week's home video releases! » 5/12/14 1:40pm 5/12/14 1:40pm