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  1. Robert De Niro: Roles He Missed That Other Actors Made FamousRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | News Max

    ... Driver," "The Deer Hunter," "Raging Bull," "The Untouchables," "Goodfellas," "The Godfather Part II," and "Frankenstein" (as the monster), but also include "Meet the Parents," "New York, New York," "1900," and "Once Upon a Time in America." All in ...

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  2. Alex Macqueen, Claudie Blakley & More Join Cast of Kenneth Branagh...Read the original story

    Friday Jan 29 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... People Like Us, Doc Martin and Foyle's War. His film credits include A Royal Night Out, Mary Shelley 's Frankenstein, In the Bleak Midwinter, Felicia's Journey, A Cock and Bull Story and Hamlet. Alex Macqueen plays Dent. Alex's previous stage ...

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  3. Halloween Activities at Downtown DisneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... and cookies. What is Halloween without a scary movie? At Downtown Disney's AMC, films such as The Mummy and Frankenstein starring the classic Boris Karloff will be playing on October 24th. On October 31st and November 1st, Tim Burton's The Nightmare ...

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  4. Following in the footsteps of Victor FrankensteinRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | OpEdNews

    James Whale's 1931 classic film, Frankenstein spawned six direct sequels. In The Bride of Frankenstein , The Monster learned to speak.

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  5. Halloween Activities at Downtown DisneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... and cookies. What is Halloween without a scary movie? At Downtown Disney's AMC, films such as The Mummy and Frankenstein starring the classic Boris Karloff will be playing on October 24th. On October 31st and November 1st, Tim Burton's The Nightmare ...

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  6. Black Sabbath Thrill With Hits-Heavy 'The End' Set in ChicagoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 23 | RollingStone

    ... night. From the pulverizing opening tritone of "Black Sabbath" - during which Osbourne lifted his arms like Frankenstein's creature - to the galloping closing cut "Children of the Grave," the show was more a celebration of the pioneering heavy-metal ...

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  7. Halloween Activities at Downtown DisneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... and cookies. What is Halloween without a scary movie? At Downtown Disney's AMC, films such as The Mummy and Frankenstein starring the classic Boris Karloff will be playing on October 24th. On October 31st and November 1st, Tim Burton's The Nightmare ...

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  8. Victor Frankenstein: Paging Frau BlücherRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2015 | Creative Loafing

    The new horror opus Victor Frankenstein cites Paul McGuigan as its director, but it's entirely possible he's only covering for Guy Ritchie. That's because in its approach and execution, it plays like an exact copy of Ritchie's Sherlock Holmes films, taking a popular piece of brainy literature and turning it into an action spectacle crammed with dashing heroes, a villain who dreams of global domination, and the most elaborate sort of visual effects overkill that money can buy.

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  9. BWW Review: Frankenstein's Wake at CPT - a Thought-Provoking Reimagining of the Shelly LegendRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 19 | BroadwayWorld.com

    When the mention of the name Frankenstein is made, the common visual reference is that of Boris Karloff , who was a large green monster with screws in his head, as featured in the 1931 horror film. Karloff, in fact, played Frankenstein's monster, not Henry Frankenstein, the young scientist who created the being from parts collected from various sources, including the brain of a criminal, which was brought to life through electrical devices.

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  10. 25 movies that somehow didn't win an OscarRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 18 | The Plain Dealer

    ... ime, were considered groundbreaking. The Academy just didn't like monster movies early on, which is why 1931's "Frankenstein," now a classic in the genre, went unnoticed. A stunning piece of storytelling that had every viewer on

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  11. Dame Judi Dench gives Kenneth Branagh a hug at London Critics' Circle Film AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 17 | Daily Mail

    ... is a great honour to me personally and very meaningful. My sincere thanks to the Critics' Circle.' Icons: The Frankenstein star stood alongside Dame Judi, who he cast in his stage production of The Winter's Tale Kenneth and Judi were quite the ...

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  12. The Hunger Games, Hot Fuzz, The Mark of Zorro: films on TV todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 13 | Radio Times

    ... diva on this job you just get on with it." Hammer Studios was bound to follow up on the success of The Curse of Frankenstein, and writer Jimmy Sangster cleverly has the Baron evade execution and escape to a remote village in Germany for this second ...

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  13. Classic film review: 'Mad Monster Party'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2016 | Examiner.com

    ... Creature of the Black Lagoon was reinvented as a water-gurgling "Creature," and Universal's Bride of Frankenstein was changed from horrific Elsa Lanchester to wacky Phyllis Diller as "The Monster's Mate." The film was also packed with an excellent ...

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  14. 'Joy' with Jennifer LawrenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... sense of the word. He takes a subject that may seem insignificant and puts it through a mad process like Dr. Frankenstein until something magnificent comes out. The process seems like a whirlwind for whoever is caught up in it. Joy is a movie that ...

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  15. Christopher Nolan Looking At Three Major Actors For His WWII ThrillerRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2015 | Cinema Blend News

    ... of notable roles, including Sir Laurence Olivier in My Week with Marilyn , Hamlet, Iago in Othello and Victor Frankenstein in Mary Shelley's Frankenstein . His most recent directorial efforts have included this year's Cinderella and 2011's Thor . ...

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  16. Village bells sound again after ringers went on strike for two and a half yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2015 | Hampshire Chronicle

    ... affin (chaplain to the Bishop of Portsmouth) will be preaching." The church bells were a gift from the widow of Frankenstein actor Boris Karloff who lived in the village until his death in 1969 at the age of 81.

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  17. Bell ringers ended a two-and-a-half year strikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2015 | Lancaster and MoreCambe Citizen

    ... affin (chaplain to the Bishop of Portsmouth) will be preaching." The church bells were a gift from the widow of Frankenstein actor Boris Karloff who lived in the village until his death in 1969 at the age of 81.

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  18. This week in games: Rainbow Six Siege gets a free weekend, Battlefield 4 gets free mapsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2015 | PC World

    ... arrives in February and it looks pretty damn grim. Domesticated zombies? Magic? Quotes from...the 1994 Frankenstein movie? Somebody's a fan of Kenneth Branagh. After months of speculation, it's official: Metal Gear Solid mastermind Hideo Kojima has ...

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  19. All 7 - Star Wars' Movies Ranked, From - New Hope' to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2015 | SFGate

    ... when he awakens in his Darth Vader armor, in a ham-fisted homage to/ripoff of Boris Karloff in James Whale's "Frankenstein." 3. "Episode VII: The Force Awakens" The first of the post-Lucas adventures sees director and co-writer J.J. Abrams ...

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  20. Koepp To Pen "Bride of Frankenstein" RebootRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2015 | Dark Horizons News

    "Jurassic Park" and "Spider-Man" scribe David Koepp is in talks to pen the big screen reboot of "Bride of Frankenstein" at Universal Pictures. The story will reportedly take place in the present in order to maintain connectivity to the other planned interconnected Universal Monster movies such as "The Mummy" and "The Wolfman".

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