The Three G’s That Put Nails In The Hobbit’s Coffin – Guillermo, Graphics, ‘Game Of Thrones’

I know people love Peter Jackson‘s Lord Of The Rings trilogy, I just don’t always know why. A good series, derived from a few of the best fantasy novels of all time. Is that enough? Maybe, since there’s no basis for comparison…

Now that we’ve seen Game Of Throneswe’ve learned that fantasy can be done without cheesy special effects and dialogue.

It can be gritty and unrated, taking itself seriously enough to keep us on the edge of our seats without a total lack of humor (see Peter Dinklage and Maisie Williams).

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Guess How Many Frankenstein Movies Are In The Works?

At least six! Though Interview Magazine and AV Club report that the number is closer to eight.

And guess how many have been made in the past? 48! Since 1910.

Some very big names in Hollywood and some not so big, are involved in upcoming Frankenstein movies.

The list includes Guillermo Del Toro, Tim Burton, Shawn Levy, David Yates (Harry Potter 5),  Sam Raimi and Max Landis.

Here’s a partial list:

Frankenweenie (Tim Burton’s claymation project, starring Winona Ryder)

Wake The Dead (With Haley Joel Osment)

The Casebook Of Victor Frankenstein (Sam Raimi)

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