Johansson is playing Bride of Frankenstein, twisting the character in a different direction from James Whale’s 1935 film adaptation, and giving the character a spotlight she’s never received before.
As we rush to sink our claws into our favorite monster tales before the ghostly season is over, these five horror authors are just the women to give us all the gruesome details about what is takes to write horror and why the genre matters.
In all the doom and gloom of October, we’re discussing the allegory for the industrial revolution and the mad scientist and his monster, Victor Von Frankenstein.
Did you ever drop out of school to create unnatural life? No? Then live vicariously through Victor Frankenstein, a totally real and not unethical doctor! Treat the invention of science fiction with exactly none of the reverence it deserves, and feast your eyes (stolen or not) on these Frankenstein memes. 1. For the Pedant in Your Life Image via Know Your Meme Oh, so the ‘Doctor’ didn’t give his child his name? Sure, a first name would have been polite, but at the very least, can’t we call him Monster Frankenstein, son of Victor Frankenstein? I’m just …