Though I’ve considerations about what Rob Zombie would possibly do with The Munsters in his movie primarily based on the basic sitcom, as I actually hope he stays true to the characters as we all know them and doesn’t flip them into the typical Zombie film characters, I’ve to confess that the nearer we get to the beginning of manufacturing, the extra excited I’m getting concerning the venture. Zombie took to his Instagram account yesterday to disclose that his movie’s model of the Munster Mansion (1313 Mockingbird Lane) is nearly completed being constructed, and it’s a beautiful sight:
The Munsters ran for 2 seasons, from September 1964 to Might 1966, and consisted of 70 episodes. (You should buy the whole collection at THIS LINK.) The present
starred Fred Gwynne as Frankenstein’s monster and head-of-the-household Herman Munster; Yvonne De Carlo as his spouse Lily Munster; Al Lewis as Lily’s father, Grandpa, the considerably over-the-hill vampire Rely Dracula who longs for the “good previous days” in Transylvania; Beverley Owen (later changed by Pat Priest) as their teenage niece Marilyn Munster, who was enticing by standard requirements however the “ugly duckling” of the household; and Butch Patrick as their werewolfish son Eddie Munster.
The forged for Zombie’s movie has not been confirmed, however the rumor is that Jeff Daniel Phillips and Sheri Moon Zombie might be enjoying Herman and Lily Munster, and so they’ll be joined within the forged by Daniel Roebuck, Jorge Garcia, Richard Brake, Cassandra “Elvira” Peterson, and Sylvester McCoy.
Zombie has beforehand proven the blueprint for a precise duplicate of the Munsters’ home, given us a have a look at costume designs for Herman and Lily Munster’s sleepwear, confirmed that horror host character Zombo might be within the film, posted an image of the wig the actor who performs Grandpa might be sporting, given an early have a look at the crafting of Herman’s head, proven off among the wardrobe, shared photos of some creature effects, confirmed the homes being constructed on Mockingbird Lane, and extra.
The Common backlot was used as Mockingbird Lane within the sitcom, however Zombie’s Mockingbird Lane is being constructed from the bottom up in Hungary.
Whereas we look ahead to extra info on The Munsters, you possibly can take a look at a listing of the very best scenes from Zombie’s different films at THIS LINK.