Aaron Eckhart is set to bring Mary Shelley’s iconic monster into the present next year in writer-director Stuart Beattie’s (Tomorrow, When the War Began) supernatural action thriller I, Frankenstein, and Lionsgate has released the first trailer for the film, which you can check out after the official synopsis…
“200 years after his shocking creation, Dr. Frankenstein’s creature, Adam (Eckhart), still walks the earth. But when he finds himself in the middle of a war over the fate of humanity, Adam discovers he holds the key that could destroy humankind.“
I, Frankenstein is based upon the graphic novel by Kevin Grevioux (Underworld), who also appears in the cast alongside Bill Nighy (Underworld), Yvonne Strahovski (Chuck), Miranda Otto (The Lord of the Rings), Jai Courtney (A Good Day to Die Hard) and Aden Young (Killer Elite).
I, Frankenstein is set for release on January 24th, 2014.