Brandon Routh stars as Dylan Dog, world famous private investigator specializing in affairs of the undead. His PI business card reads "No Pulse? No Problem." Armed with an edgy wit and carrying an arsenal of silver and wood-tipped bullets, Dylan must track down a dangerous artifact before a war ensues between his werewolf, vampire and zombie clients living undercover in the monster infested backstreets of New Orleans.
- Getting a US theatrical release via Omni Lab and Freestyle Releasing.
- Filmed in New Orleans.
- Originally simply named Dead of Night until the filmmakers were given special permission to use the "Dylan Dog" name within the title.
- Peter Stormare will be play a werewolf named "Gabriel."
- Kurt Angle will play a werewolf named "Wolfgang."
- Anita Briem plays "Elizabeth" one of Brandon Routh's love interests.
- Taye Diggs plays "Vargas", the head of a vampire family.
- Sam Huntington (Superman Returns, Fanboys) plays Dylan's sidekick "Marcus".
- Director Kevin Munroe hopes to use as little CGI as possible, and stick mostly with practical effects.
- Budgeted at $20-million.
- Actors Brandon Routh and Sam Huntington both starred together in Superman Returns.
- Due to right's issues the original sidekick from the Italian comic, Groucho Marx, (much like the Dark Horse publication) will not be used in this feature film adaptation.
- It's said that Dylan will encounter zombies, vampires, and werewolves.
- The film will reportedly not follow any of the previous cases from the novel, and will take place in New York City.
- Scripted by Joshua Oppenheimer and Thomas Dean Donnelly.
- Brandon Routh (Superman) plays Dylan Dog.
- You may remember director Kevin Munroe from his work with the new TMNT CGI film.
- David R. Ellis (Snakes on a Plane) was attached the direct when the project was first announced.
- Based on the popular Italian graphic novel series "Dylan Dog" by Tiziano Sclavi.
A UHM staff member has not reviewed this film.