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Richard Stanley is getting another chance to make The Island of Dr. Moreau

Making a cinematic adaptation of the classic H.G. Wells novel THE ISLAND OF DOCTOR MOREAU was a passion project for HARDWARE / DUST DEVIL director Richard Stanley, who had first read the book as a child. He spent four years developing an adaptation, and then - as chronicled in David Gregory's documentary LOST SOUL: THE DOOMED JOURNEY OF RICHARD STANLEY'S ISLAND OF DR....
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Richard Stanley to direct H.P. Lovecraft's Color Out of Space

After making a name for himself in the horror genre with HARDWARE (pictured above) and DUST DEVIL (below), both of which received 10/10 scores from The Arrow, director Richard Stanley ran into some major trouble on his 1996 adaptation of H.G. Wells' THE ISLAND OF DR. MOREAU, getting fired from that film early in production and replaced by John Frankenheimer. Stanley hasn't been...
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The Doomed Journey of Richard Stanley's Dr. Moreau coming to DVD/Blu in July

David Gregory's documentary LOST SOUL: THE DOOMED JOURNEY OF RICHARD STANLEY’S ISLAND OF DR. MOREAU will be hitting DVD and Blu-ray on July 14th thanks to Severin Films, who have put together two different editions of the release.  First, a single disc edition with special features including  over an hour of out-takes, additional interviews with...
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Comics I Am Legion and The Zombies That Ate the World head to the screen

Producer Pierre Spengler, whose credits include the Salkind SUPERMAN films and the last two PUMPKINHEAD sequels, has teamed with French comic book publisher Humanoids to shepherd adaptations of four of their properties to the screen. The best part about this news? Half of them are horror. Richard Stanley ( HARDWARE , DUST DEVIL ) is the screenwriter handling the adaptation of...
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Could Richard Stanley be returning to The Island of Dr. Moreau?

Much has already been said about HARDWARE and DUST DEVIL director Richard Stanley's ill-fated attempt to bring his vision of THE ISLAND OF DR. MOREAU to the screen, and we recently told you about the documentary LOST SOUL - THE DOOMED JOURNEY OF RICHARD STANLEY’S ISLAND OF DR. MOREAU, which recounts the trials and tribulations Stanley faced with his failed mounting of...
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Trailer and dates for The Doomed Journey of Richard Stanley's Dr. Moreau!

This is one tell-all doc I absolutely cannot wait to see. LOST SOUL - THE DOOMED JOURNEY OF RICHARD STANLEY’S ISLAND OF DR. MOREAU , a Severin Films production, will be hitting several screens across the US in February and March and a theatrical trailer is now available. LOST SOUL has been a hit on the festival circuit, garnering several awards and exuberant critical and audience...
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Poster for Lost Soul, about Richard Stanley's doomed Island of Dr. Moreau

Now this is a documentary I'm dying to see. LOST SOUL - THE DOOMED JOURNEY OF RICHARD STANLEY’S ISLAND OF DR. MOREAU recounts the trials and tribulations of director Richard Stanley's failed mounting of H.G. Welles' classic monster tale THE ISLAND OF DR. MOREAU, which is now Hollywood legend. Stanley was fired from the production after three days and replaced by John Frankenheimer,...
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Fantasia 2013 first wave of titles announced

The most outstanding and largest genre film festival in North America is gearing up for another exciting event starting on July 18 and running through August 6 2013, and today we have the first wave of titles that will be playing at Fantasia 2013 for you below! The full lineup will be announced shortly. For now, we are pleased to reveal a small sampling of highlights to whet...
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New posters & info for Cryofilms Black Gate and The Dark Zone!

Director David Cholewa dropped us a line about two exciting upcoming projects from Cryofilms that are headed to the Cannes Film Festival later this month and we've got the goods to share with you below. Cholewa may be best known for his international hit DEAD SHADOWS, the action packed creature/horror feature that has been sold in multiple territories, including the US, Canada,...
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