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Guillermo del Toro Pinpoints Why Universal’s Monster Reboots Aren’t Working

Just last week we learned that Guillermo del Toro was at one point in time, back in 2007 he says, offered the chance to helm some form of a “Dark Universe” for Universal Studios. According to Del Toro, he was given the reins of several properties; 10 years after turning down the offer, the visionary […]
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