It’s here, folks! The first trailer for 20th Century Fox’s Victor Frankenstein has arrived. James McAvoy plays Frankenstein in the film, with Daniel Radcliffe co-starring as his loyal assistant, Igor. The story is actually told from Igor’s perspective as he gets close to the doctor and helps him with his experiments.
In this first trailer, you can tell Daniel and James have incredible chemistry together. That alone should be enough to make you want to watch the movie. Andrew Scott, Mark Gatiss, and Jessica Brown Findlay complete the all-star cast.
Victor Frankenstein is directed by Paul McGuigan from a script by Max Landis, who has several projects coming out soon including the Kristen Stewart/Jesse Eisenberg action comedy, American Ultra.
So far, the reaction to this trailer has been mostly positive, mainly because people are so in love with Daniel and James. Can you really blame them? They are pretty adorable together. You can check out the official synopsis and trailer below. It’s scheduled to hit theaters Nov. 25, 2015.
“James McAvoy and Daniel Radcliffe star in a dynamic and thrilling twist on a legendary tale. Radical scientist Victor Frankenstein (McAvoy) and his equally brilliant protégé Igor Strausman (Radcliffe) share a noble vision of aiding humanity through their groundbreaking research into immortality. But Victor’s experiments go too far, and his obsession has horrifying consequences. Only Igor can bring his friend back from the brink of madness and save him from his monstrous creation.”