Van Helsing is the Ultimate Monster Movie Meets Steampunk Mash-up

  Stephen Sommers, who brought us the special effects-laden reboot of The Mummy in 1999, also lent his imagination (as well as his pen) to create Van Helsing in 2004. Even though both films are almost a decade or more old they are some of my absolute favorites for their combination of action, visual effects and fun. What is Van Helsing About? Gabriel Van Helsing (Hugh Jackman) is a monster hunter with a mysterious past. He is employed by the Catholic church to seek out and destroy evil, but remembers nothing before he was charged with his holy quest. As far as I can tell, the only … Continue reading Van Helsing is the Ultimate Monster Movie Meets Steampunk Mash-up