Considering how Tim Burton handled Sleepy Hollow
, I doubt his version of Frankenstein
would be particularly true to the book. There have already been some fairly authentic adaptations of the book, including one with Kenneth Branagh as Victor and Robert DeNiro as the creature, and a 1992 TV miniseries with Patrick Bergin and Randy Quaid in those respective roles.
Besides, didn't Tim Burton already do his own version of a Frankenstein story, namely Edward Scissorhands