The often horrific but fabulously intense ride that has been the first season of Showtime’s “Penny Dreadful” comes to a stop this Sunday with its first sesaon finale but, oh, what a wonderful collection of eight episodes it has been. Out series creator John Logan, who penned every episode, has built a compelling Victorian world […]
It may be hard to believe a career in microbiology could lead to a burgeoning Hollywood film franchise, but “I, Frankenstein” screenwriter Kevin Grevioux defies career protocol set by the general population.
LOS ANGELES – Sirius XM satellite radio will debut a spoken-word recording by Conan O’Brien in which he riffs on the legend of Frankenstein. ‘And They Call Me Mad?’, will play at noon EDT Monday, one day before its release, as part of Sirius XM’s Raw Dog Comedy channel. The 7-inch vinyl record’s flip side […]
You’ve seen it in countless movies before – scientists with noble intentions create some kind of strange new creature, either subhuman or beyond human, and their attempts to control their own experiment fail miserably. It goes all the way back to Frankenstein. Vincenzo Natali’s Splice, the Sundance art film that’s become a big summer sci-fi […]