Poor Things starring Emma Stone, is an unique Frankenstein spin.
Poor Thing is an upcoming movie by director Yorgos Lanthimos. It stars Emma Stone and Willem Dafoe. The film is based on the 1992 novel of the same name by Alasdair Gray. Also starring are Mark Ruffalo, Ramy Youssef, Jerrod Carmichael, Christopher Abbott, Margaret Qualley, and Kathryn Hunter. It will be in theaters on September 8th, 2023. Watch the trailer below!
Bella Baxter (Stone) is a young woman brought back to life by the brilliant and unorthodox scientist Dr. Godwin Baxter (Willem Dafoe). Under Baxter’s protection, Bella is eager to learn. Hungry for the worldliness she lacks, Bella runs off with Duncan Wedderburn (Mark Ruffalo), a slick and debauched lawyer, on a whirlwind adventure across the continents. Free from the prejudices of her times, Bella grows steadfast in her purpose to stand for equality and liberation.