adaptation of a graphic novel

Death Note – USA, 2017

Death Note is a 2017 American supernatural thriller film directed by Adam Wingard (Blair Witch; A Horrible Way to Die; You’re Next; et al) from a screenplay by Charles and Vlas Parlapanides and Jeremy Slater (Pet; The Lazarus Effect), based on the manga series of the same name by Tsugumi Ohba and Takeshi… Read More ›

Hellboy – USA, 2018

Hellboy is a 2018 American fantasy action horror movie and an R-rated reboot of the Hellboy franchise directed by Neil Marshall (The Descent; Dog Soldiers) from a screenplay by Andrew Cosby, Christopher Golden and Hellboy graphic novel creator Mike Mignola. The most… Read More ›

Tokyo Ghoul – Japan, 2017

Tokyo Ghoul is a 2017 Japanese supernatural horror film directed by Kentarō Hagiwara, based on the manga series Tokyo Ghoul by Sui Ishida. It stars Masataka Kubota and Fumika Shimizu. In an alternate reality, ghouls are individuals who can only survive by eating… Read More ›

Werewolf By Night – comic book

Werewolf by Night – birth name Jacob Russoff, legal name Jacob Russell, nicknamed Jack – is a fictional character, an anti-heroic werewolf in the Marvel Comics universe. The Werewolf by Night (usually referred to by other characters simply as the Werewolf)… Read More ›

Marvel Zombies – comic

Marvel Zombies was initially a five-issue limited series published from December 2005 to April 2006 by Marvel Comics. The series was written by Robert Kirkman (creator of The Walking Dead) with art by Sean Phillips and covers by Arthur Suydam. The story… Read More ›

The Scribbler – USA, 2014

The Scribbler is a 2014 American science fiction murder mystery film directed by John Suits and written by Daniel Schaffer, based on his own graphical novel of same name. The film stars Katie Cassidy, Garret Dillahunt, Eliza Dushku, Kunal Nayyar,… Read More ›

The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen – 2003

The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen (or LXG on some early publicity material) is a 2003 science fiction action film with horror elements, loosely based on the first volume of the comic book series The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen by Alan Moore and Kevin O’Neill. Released on July 11, 2003 by 20th Century Fox,… Read More ›

Creepshow – USA, 1982

Creepshow is a 1982 American anthology horror feature film. It is a collaboration between two genre collaborators who were apparently at the top of their respective crafts, writer, Stephen King, and director, George A. Romero, alongside special effects guru, Tom… Read More ›

From Hell – USA, 2001

From Hell is a 2001 American/British crime horror mystery film directed by the Hughes brothers and loosely based on the comic book series of the same name by Alan Moore and Eddie Campbell about the Jack the Ripper murders. In 1888, Mary Kelly (Heather Graham) and her small group of London prostitutes trudge through unrelenting daily misery. When… Read More ›

Ring – Japan, 1998

Ring (リング Ringu) is a 1998 Japanese horror film by Hideo Nakata, adapted from the novel Ring by Kōji Suzuki, which in turn draws on the Japanese folk tale Banchō Sarayashiki. The movie stars Nanako Matsushima, Hiroyuki Sanada, and Rikiya Ōtaka as members of a divorced family. It was remade in the US as The Ring (2002). Investigating… Read More ›

I, Frankenstein – Australia/USA, 2013

‘200 years later, he’s still alive’ I, Frankenstein is a 2013 Australian/American action horror film directed by Stuart Beattie, based on the graphic novel and original screenplay by Kevin Grevioux. It stars Aaron Eckhart, Bill Nighy and Yvonne Strahovski. The film was converted into 3D and the… Read More ›