Ep. 72: Hellboy (2004)

Nate and Ryan kick-off the summer blockbuster season with Guillermo Del Toro’s 2004 adaptation of Hellboy. While the moody, lovelorn Hellboy might not exactly fit into today’s world of gigantic comics cinematic universes, Nate and Ryan talk about where Hellboy fits in the landscape of Del Toro’s monstrous heroes and how it holds up after 15 years.

How does Hellboy hold up for you? Does it rank among Del Toro’s best? Is it possible to make a Hellboy movie without Ron Perlman? Let us know!

Watch kaptainkristian’s video essay mentioned in this episode about how Guillermo Del Toro creates perfect monsters.