TITLE

HEROICS FROM HELL

AUTHOR(S)
Persons, Dan
PUB. DATE
February 2003
SOURCE
Cinefantastique;Feb/Mar2003, Vol. 35 Issue 1, p48
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on filmmaker Guillermo del Toro's plans for the movie adaptation of Hellboy. Revolution Studios is producing the movie with a $60 million budget. Hellboy is the tale of a demonic detective battling the forces of evil. It is set for release through Sony Pictures in 2004. Del Toro describes the struggle to bring the comic hero to the screen.
ACCESSION #
25131393

 

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