Guillermo del Toro Dishes on New Vampire Trilogy "The Strain," Slams "Twilight"
By Mariela Rosario | 04/24/2009 - 14:45

Guillermo del Toro likes his vampire movies scary, as in, quaking in your booties scary. Not like, "romantic young men sucking on the neck of beautiful people" scary. He wants his vampires menacing and absolutely disgusting, which they should be—you know, given the fact that they're undead beings who lust after our blood and want nothing more than to eat us.

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Update: Director Juan Antonio Bayona in Talks to Direct Third Film in "Twilight" Series
By Shani Saxon-Parrish | 03/12/2009 - 16:00

Reuters reports Spanish filmmaker Juan Antonio Bayona, protégé of acclaimed director Guillermo Del Toro, is in talks to direct to direct Eclipse, the third movie in the popular Twilight franchise.

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Guillermo Del Toro Says He Won't Make Movies in Mexico Anymore
By Monica Herrera | 12/15/2008 - 09:14

Guillermo Del Toro would probably like nothing more than to make a film on his home turf of Mexico, but the acclaimed director of Pan's Labyrinth and Hellboy II says he is in "forced exile" from the country after his father's kidnapping 10 years ago.

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Guillermo Del Toro Developing a "Spooky" Remake of Pinocchio
By Monica Herrera | 11/19/2008 - 16:31

Guillermo Del Toro is a busy man, and he's about to get even busier. The Hellboy II and Pan's Labyrinth director has just added the fairy tale Pinocchio to a long list of films he is currently developing, including Frankenstein, The Hobbit, and Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde. But don't expect his take on the boy-turned-puppet to look anything like the sanitized Disney classic.

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Return of the Puppetmaster: Q&A with Guillermo del Toro
By smundhra | 07/11/2008 - 16:31

Barely a year and a half after his Pan's Labyrinth earned three Oscars, Guillermo del Toro's career has picked up serious heat: After months of suspense, the Mexican director was tapped to helm the two Hobbit movies—prequels to Peter Jackson's The Lord of the Rings trilogy.

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Movie Review: "Hellboy II: The Golden Army"
By Latina Staff | 07/11/2008 - 15:25

If The Dark Knight is the summer's most anticipated (and heaviest) movie, then Hellboy II: The Golden Army deserves to be its lighthearted counterpoint: an angst-free superhero fantasy that seems to have taken the Joker's "Why so serious?" mantra to heart.

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