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Trollhunters Trailer

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From the limitless imagination of master storyteller Guillermo Del Toro comes a tale of two worlds set to collide in the epic saga DreamWorks’ Trollhunters. When ordinary teenager Jim Lake Jr. stumbles upon a mystical amulet on his way to school one morning, he inadvertently discovers an extraordinary secret civilization of mighty trolls beneath his small town of Arcadia. Strong-willed and seeking adventure but wholly unprepared for the responsibilities thrust upon him, Jim is forced to take on the exalted mantle of Trollhunter, sworn to protect the good trolls from powerful enemies bent on revenge. The first human ever to hold the honor, Jim abruptly goes from fighting his way through the daily mayhem of high school to joining a war that has raged for centuries, a conflict that now threatens all of mankind and troll-kind alike. Accompanied by his closest human friends and a few key troll allies, the courageous fifteen-year-old must plunge headlong into a fantastical world of astonishing creatures, glorious cities, and fierce enemies desperate to destroy him. Suddenly destined to play a crucial role in an ancient battle of good and evil with stakes that couldn’t be higher, Jim is determined to save the world — right after gym class.

Trollhunters is an epic saga from master storyteller Guillermo del Toro featuring a group of friends who discover a fantastical new world wrapped beneath their home town and who will face a battle between good and bad trolls. All episodes available on December 23, 2016.

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Andy Richter Visits Guillermo del Toro’s Bleak House Filled With Creepy Movie Collectibles On Conan

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On a recent episode of Conan, Andy Richter took a trip to visit imaginative director Guillermo del Toro‘s additional home in Los Angeles, known as the Bleak House, that is filled with all of his spooky, creepy movie collectibles.

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Guillermo del Toro Art Exhibit To Open At LACMA In July 2016

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The Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) is pleased to announce Guillermo del Toro: At Home with Monsters (July 31–November 27, 2016), the filmmaker’s first museum retrospective. The exhibition explores del Toro’s creative process by bringing together elements from his films, objects from his vast personal collections, drawings from his notebooks, and approximately 60 objects from LACMA’s permanent collection. The diverse range of media—including sculpture, paintings, prints, photography, costumes, ancient artifacts, books, maquettes, and film—totals approximately 500 objects and reflects the broad scope of del Toro’s inspirations.

Following its presentation at LACMA, Guillermo del Toro will travel to its co-organizing institutions: the Minneapolis Institute of Art (February 26–May 21, 2017) and the Art Gallery of Ontario (September 30, 2017–January 7, 2018).

To coincide with the exhibit Insight Editions will publish, Guillermo del Toro: At Home with Monsters.

This 144 page book will be the perfect accompaniment to the exhibition, which focuses on del Toro’s creative process, including the well-defined themes that he obsessively returns to in all his films, the journals in which he logs his ideas, and the vast and inspiring collection of art and pop culture ephemera that he has amassed at his private “man cave,” Bleak House. Filled with imagery from the exhibit, including favorite pieces of art that del Toro has chosen for the exhibit, and pertinent journal pages, the book will further delve further into the director’s world through exclusive in-depth interviews and commentary from notable figures in the art world. Forming a perfect companion to the exhibition, this book will deliver an engrossing look into the mind of one of the great creative visionaries of our time.

Read more HERE.

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Crimson Peak – The Official Movie Novelization Limited Edition Signed By Guillermo Del Toro

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Don’t miss your chance to snap up an incredible collector’s item from Titan Books — this signed and numbered edition of Crimson Peak – The Official Movie Novelization Limited Edition signed by Guillermo Del Toro.

In the aftermath of a family tragedy, an aspiring author is torn between love for her childhood friend and the temptation of a mysterious outsider. Trying to escape the ghosts of her past, she is swept away to a house that breathes, bleeds…and remembers.

Presented with black and white production sketches throughout — this special edition comes in a uniquely designed slipcase, exclusive to these books. Guillermo del Toro provides a signed tip-in sheet with every copy.

This edition is limited to 500 copies worldwide.

Features:

– This is the numbered Collectors Edition of the novelization
– Signed by Guillermo del Toro (Tip-in sheet)
– The paper edges of this gorgeous edition is screen printed with a moth motif
– Presented with black & white production sketches throughout
– Presented in a uniquely designed slipcase – exclusive to the numbered edition
– Slipcase designed with soft-touch lamination, debossing and gold foil.
– This edition is hardcover – the trade edition is mass-market paperback
– Limited to 500 copies worldwide

You can order the book HERE for $75.

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Crimson Peak Awaits

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Enter Allerdale Hall, a gothic mansion that breathes, that bleeds, and remembers.

Are you brave enough to uncover the tragic secrets of Crimson Peak Awaits? If so, click HERE.

When her heart is stolen by a seductive stranger, a young woman is swept away to a house atop a mountain of blood-red clay: a place filled with secrets that will haunt her forever. Between desire and darkness, between mystery and madness, lies the truth behind Crimson Peak. From the imagination of director Guillermo del Toro comes a supernatural mystery starring Tom Hiddleston, Jessica Chastain, Mia Wasikowska and Charlie Hunnam, in Theaters October 16, 2015.

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Guillermo del Toro: In Service of Monsters Art Show Opens At Gallery 1988 West On September 11, 2015

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The Guillermo del Toro: In Service of Monsters art show premieres tomorrow at Gallery 1988 West from 7-10pm. You don’t want to miss this amazing art gallery that truly honors the filmography of one the greatest visionaries in cinema history, Guillermo del Toro.

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Crimson Peak Featurette – A Look Inside The Horror Film

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Legendary has brought online a new Crimson Peak featurette that gives you an inside look at the production.

Guillermo del Toro’s gothic horror story stars Mia Wasikowska (Stoker, Alice in Wonderland), Jessica Chastain (Zero Dark Thirty, A Most Violent Year), Tom Hiddleston (Marvel’s The Avengers, Only Lovers Left Alive), Charlie Hunnam (“Sons of Anarchy,” Pacific Rim) and Jim Beaver.

Directed by Del Toro, the man responsible for films like Hellboy, Pan’s Labyrinth and The Devil’s Backbone, and written by both Del Toro and Matthew Robbins, Crimson Peak is a co-production between Legendary and Universal Pictures. Set in the aftermath of a family tragedy, the film follows an aspiring author, who is torn between love for her childhood friend and the temptation of a mysterious outsider. Trying to escape the ghosts of her past, she is swept away to a house that breathes, bleeds… and remembers.

Crimson Peak is produced by Del Toro, Thomas Tull, Jon Jashni and Callum Greene with Jillian Share serving as executive producer. Look for it to hit both 2D theaters and IMAX beginning October 16, 2015.

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The Trailer For Guillermo del Toro’s Crimson Peak

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The first trailer for Guillermo del Toro’s Crimson Peak has just arrived, offering a first look at the director’s gothic horror story starring Mia Wasikowska (Stoker, Alice in Wonderland), Jessica Chastain (Zero Dark Thirty, A Most Violent Year), Tom Hiddleston (Marvel’s The Avengers, Only Lovers Left Alive), Charlie Hunnam (“Sons of Anarchy,” Pacific Rim) and Jim Beaver.

Directed by Del Toro, the man responsible for films like Hellboy, Pan’s Labyrinth and The Devil’s Backbone, and written by both Del Toro and Matthew Robbins, Crimson Peak is a co-production between Legendary and Universal Pictures. Set in the aftermath of a family tragedy, the film follows an aspiring author is torn between love for her childhood friend and the temptation of a mysterious outsider. Trying to escape the ghosts of her past, she is swept away to a house that breathes, bleeds… and remembers.

Crimson Peak is produced by Del Toro, Thomas Tull, Jon Jashni and Callum Greene with Jillian Share serving as executive producer. Look for it to hit both 2D theaters and IMAX beginning October 16, 2015.

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Pacific Rim 2 Set For April 7, 2017

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Legendary Pictures and Universal Studios have revealed that Pacific Rim 2 will debut in 3D and IMAX 3D  theaters on April 7, 2017.

“The characters I love will return,” Guillermo del Toro shared in a statement. “Raleigh, Mako, Newt, Gottlieb and who knows, maybe even Hannibal Chau – but we are taking them into a fresh territory that will display amazing sights and battles. The first film set the stage and now we’re ready to have a blast.”

In addition, del Toro and Legendary debuted a video in which he announced not only the forthcoming sequel but an animated series and a continuation of the Pacific Rim: Tales from Year Zero prequel graphic novel. Check back for more details on the film and expansion of the “Pacific Rim” franchise as we learn them.

The first film, which was made for about $190 million and opened in July of 2013, earned $411 million at the worldwide box office. Legendary’s Thomas Tull and Jon Jashni once again produce alongside del Toro, Mary Parent and Callum Greene. Jillian Share will executive produce.

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Hero Complex Gallery Presents “Imagined Worlds” The Imagined Worlds of Directors Guillermo del Toro, Terry Gilliam, Stanley Kubrick, David Lynch & Ridley Scott Opening On January 17, 2014

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Join Hero Complex Gallery as they journey through the layered tapestries and characters of the preeminent world-building directors, Guillermo del Toro, Terry Gilliam, Stanley Kubrick, David Lynch & Ridley Scott!

Imagined Worlds: The Imagined Worlds of del Toro, Gilliam, Kubrick, Lynch & Scott will have an opening reception on Friday, January 17, 2014 from 7-10pm.

Hero Complex Gallery
2020 South Robertson Blvd.
Studio D
Los Angeles, CA 90064

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