Frankenstein (1931)


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Frankenstein (1931)
Not Rated | 1h 10min | Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi | 21 November 1931 (USA)

An obsessed scientist assembles a living being from parts of exhumed corpses.

Henry Frankenstein is a doctor who is trying to discover a way to make the dead walk. He succeeds and creates a monster that has to deal with living again. Written by Josh Pasnak

Director: James Whale
Writers: John L. Balderston (based upon the composition by), Mary Shelley (from the novel by) (as Mrs. Percy B. Shelley) | 4 more credits »
Stars: Colin Clive, Mae Clarke, Boris Karloff

Frankenstein is a 1931 horror monster film from Universal Pictures directed by James Whale and adapted from the play by Peggy Webling (which in turn is based on the novel of the same name by Mary Shelley), about a scientist and his assistant who dig up corpses to build a monster, but his assistant accidentally gives the monster a murderer's ... View All »


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Henry Frankenstein: Quite a good scene, isn't it? One man, crazy - three very sane spectators!


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