SDCC '13: First Reactions To 'I, FRANKENSTEIN' Footage

"I, Frankenstein" was recently pushed to January 2014. If the reactions to the first footage shown moments ago at San Diego Comic-Con is any indication, there's a reason why. Still, it's said to be very "Underworld-y", so if that's your cup of tea...

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By Mark Julian - 7/20/2013



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I, Frankenstein stars Aaron Eckhart, Bill Nighy, Yvonne Strahovski, Miranda Otto, Jai Courtney and Socratis Otto. The film is set to hit theaters January 24th, 2014. It's based on the Darkstorm Studios graphic novel and original screenplay by Kevin Grevioux. Grevioux of Underworld fame sold a spec script to Lakeshore Entertainment in 2010. Filming began on February 27, 2012. The film's score is composed by Johnny Klimek and Reinhold Heil.[



"Set in a dystopic present where vigilant gargoyles and ferocious demons rage in a battle for ultimate power, Victor Frankenstein's creation Adam (Aaron Eckhart) finds himself caught in the middle as both sides race to discover the secret to his immortality. From the co-writer of the hit supernatural saga, UNDERWORLD, comes the action thriller I, FRANKENSTEIN, written for the screen and directed by Stuart Beattie based on the graphic novel "I, Frankenstein" by Kevin Grevioux, and brought to life by a cast that includes Aaron Eckhart, Bill Nighy, Yvonne Strahovski, Miranda Otto, Jai Courtney, Socratis Otto, Mahesh Jadu, Caitlin Stasey and Aden Young as Victor Frankenstein."


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Roscoe182 - 7/20/2013, 2:20 PM
I, underworld
Roscoe182 - 7/20/2013, 2:21 PM
I, can't be arsed for this film.
Euphemia - 7/20/2013, 2:22 PM
I loved the first Underworld and I hated Van Helsing so I don't know what to think.
Nick56 - 7/20/2013, 2:22 PM
i like underworld so i guess i'll watch this
MrReese - 7/20/2013, 2:22 PM
Sounds bad.I'll reserve judgement till the trailer is released.
Growler - 7/20/2013, 2:23 PM
I enjoyed the Underworld films in a 'leave your brain at the door' kind of way, so I'm in.
LordoftheThrones26 - 7/20/2013, 2:24 PM
WHO CARES WORLDS FINEST IS COMING!!!
misner89 - 7/20/2013, 2:26 PM
Devin Faraci post was [frick]ing hilarious

And Yes DOES CARE WORLDS FINEST IS COMMING
rocky - 7/20/2013, 2:27 PM
Frankenstein meets P90X
Ah [frick] it I'm still watching it
marvel72 - 7/20/2013, 2:34 PM
the underworld franchise is a guilty pleasure of mine,can't wait to see the trailer.
Crescendo - 7/20/2013, 2:39 PM
Godzillafart - 7/20/2013, 3:16 PM
Too bad it looks shitty.

For the record, in the novel the monster is very handsome.
dkhager - 7/20/2013, 4:39 PM
im excited for this movie..very much looking forward to it
vondoom29 - 7/20/2013, 5:00 PM
looks whack, son!!
Lasher88 - 7/20/2013, 5:36 PM
Screw this, Frankenweeinie FTW
superbatspiderman - 7/20/2013, 8:42 PM
Well I like the Underworld movies so this might have possibilities.
agentawsume - 7/21/2013, 12:33 AM
I'll reserve judgement til I see a trailer
GUNSMITH - 7/21/2013, 10:50 AM
I LOVE UNDERWORLD I LOVE YVONNE AND THE STORY SOUNDS COOL I'M IN
loki668 - 7/22/2013, 11:19 PM
How they pronounce his name will determine how good this film will be.

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