What On Earth Is Universal Doing With Its Monster Movies?

The Hollywood Reporter says that Universal's just hired a slew of writers for their upcoming reboot of the classic monster films. But here's the weird bit: They're not necessarily hiring them for specific films. Instead, Universal's apparently trying to create a "writers collective" for the new universe. » 11/14/14 1:30am 11/14/14 1:30am

Suddenly, Dracula Untold Is The Start Of Universal's New Monsterverse

We knew Universal had designs to beginning a Marvel-style cinematic universe based on its classic stable of monsters; supposedly the inaugural movie was going to be the aptly titled The Mummy: The First Monster in 2016. But apparently Dracula Untold has been retrofitted to be the birth of the monster-verse. » 10/02/14 6:25am 10/02/14 6:25am