You must have heard the name of the hit 1964 series The Munsters. The series is getting its spin-off movie made, and the first trailer for the movie is here. Any original series is always pre-loved by the fans. And a series such as The Munsters was highly praised for its style. It also mixed the genre of comedy and horror. The Munsters trailer is finally here, and let’s say that loyal fans of the series are just not having it. The movie is said to be a prequel to the television series. The original series ran for two seasons.
The series also received a Golden Globe Award for Best Television Series and a TV Land Award. The Munsters were an ode to the flimsy-looking monsters who were not the best to look at. The show was a family entertainer and did just that.
The Munsters trailer
The first trailer for the movie was released yesterday, and the fans are not very happy with it. With the fast-paced content, viewers have become quite choosy when it comes to content. Gone are the days when there was only one channel to watch with a wide variety of services and many shows. Movies have to be good to survive the race. The trailer is a very important deciding factor in whether a movie will get positive or negative reviews from the fans. The movie is especially being reviewed because it has a legacy to own up to. The source material of the series was highly successful.
The original Munsters series
The original Munsters series is based on a family of misfits who are benign monsters. The show was a parody of the American sitcoms very popular at the time. The family consists of a father, mother, grandpa, and teenager. Looks normal, right? Only, they are monsters and not normal at all. Rob Zombie is making the rebooted movie. It will star Sheri Moon Zombie as Lily, Jeff Daniel Phillips as Herman, and Daniel Roebuck as Grandpa.
Fans’ reaction to The Munsters trailer
There are very mixed reviews of the trailer of the upcoming movie. The trailer looks like Rob has mixed the zombie element with the monsters of the original The Munsters movie. According to the original’s loyal fans, the new movie’s trailer seems to be a parody of the original movie. On the other hand, They feel like it is a cheap copy of its source material. The colorful and vibrant horror comedy of the trailer did not suit the fans of the original.
If you have made up your mind about the movie from the above reviews, reconsider. Besides this, Some viewers think that the trailer is continuing the edgy style of the original series. They think it is a perfect reboot of a series that was campy and overacted from the start.
While the positive reviews about the trailer and Twitter are filled with people mocking The Munsters trailer. It will be interesting to see how the movie will do once it is released. We will keep updating you about any news on the movie. Stay tuned to thepost for more such content!