Frankenstein Adaptations

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Frankenstein (1910 Short Film)
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Frankenstein, a young medical student, trying to create the perfect human being, instead creates a misshapen monster... (16 mins.)
 
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Life Without Soul (1915)
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A young man gives life to a statue with disastrous results. (70 mins.)
 
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Il mostro di Frankenstein (1921 Short Film)
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The Italian adaptation of the famous novel about Dr. Frankenstein and his monstrous creation. (39 mins.)
Director: Eugenio Testa
 
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Frankenstein (1931)
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An obsessed scientist assembles a living being from parts of exhumed corpses. (70 mins.)
Director: James Whale
 
5.
Bride of Frankenstein (1935)
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Mary Shelley reveals the main characters of her novel survived: Dr. Frankenstein, goaded by an even madder scientist, builds his monster a mate. (75 mins.)
Director: James Whale
 
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Son of Frankenstein (1939)
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One of the sons of Frankenstein finds his father's monster in a coma and revives him, only to find out he is controlled by Ygor who is bent on revenge. (99 mins.)
Director: Rowland V. Lee
 
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The Ghost of Frankenstein (1942)
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When Ygor brings the Monster to Dr. Ludwig Frankenstein for care, Ludwig gets the idea of replacing the Monster's current criminal brain with a normal one. (67 mins.)
Director: Erle C. Kenton
 
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Frankenstein Meets the Wolf Man (1943)
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After being awakened, Larry Talbot chips Frankenstein's Monster out of a block of ice. When Talbot changes to the Wolf Man, the two creatures battle each other. (74 mins.)
 
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House of Frankenstein (1944)
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An evil scientist and his hunchbacked assistant escape from prison and encounter Dracula, the Wolf Man and Frankenstein's Monster. (71 mins.)
Director: Erle C. Kenton
 
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House of Dracula (1945)
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Count Dracula and the Wolf Man seek cures for their afflictions; a hunchbacked woman, a mad scientist and Frankenstein's Monster have their own troubles. (67 mins.)
Director: Erle C. Kenton
 
11.
Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein (1948)
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Two hapless freight handlers find themselves encountering Dracula, the Frankenstein Monster and the Wolf Man. (83 mins.)
 
12.
I Was a Teenage Frankenstein (1957)
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Professor Frankenstein creates a hulking teenager from the body of an accident victim; his "creation" awakens and goes on a killing spree. (74 mins.)
 
13.
The Curse of Frankenstein (1957)
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Victor Frankenstein builds a creature and brings it to life, but it behaves not as he intended. (82 mins.)
Director: Terence Fisher
 
14.
Frankenstein 1970 (1958)
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Needing money, the last of the Frankensteins leases his castle out to a film company as he tries to complete his ancestor's gruesome experiments at creating life. (83 mins.)
Director: Howard W. Koch
 
15.
Frankenstein's Daughter (1958)
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Dr. Frankenstein's insane grandson attempts to create horrible monsters in modern day L.A. (85 mins.)
Director: Richard Cunha
 
16.
How to Make a Monster (1958)
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When a master monster make-up artist is sacked by the new bosses of American International studios, he uses his creations to exact revenge. (73 mins.)
 
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The Revenge of Frankenstein (1958)
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We watch Baron Frankenstein escaping from the guillotine and going to Germany. There, he names himself Dr... (90 mins.)
Director: Terence Fisher
 
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Frankestein el vampiro y compañía (1962)
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Two screwballs get mixed up with monsters, mad scientists and vampires. (76 mins.)
Director: Benito Alazraki
 
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The Evil of Frankenstein (1964)
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Penniless, Baron Frankenstein, accompanied by his eager assistant Hans, arrives at his family castle near the town of Karlstaad... (84 mins.)
Director: Freddie Francis
 
20.
Frankenstein Conquers the World (1965)
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During WWII, a human heart taken from a certain lab in Europe (Dr. Frankenstein's) is kept in a Japanese lab... (90 mins.)
Director: Ishirô Honda
 
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The War of the Gargantuas (1966)
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An experimental lab animal called a gargantua escapes from his captors and is suspected to be the creature... (88 mins.)
Director: Ishirô Honda
 
22.
Jesse James Meets Frankenstein's Daughter (1966)
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Legendary outlaw of the Old West Jesse James, on the run from Marshal MacPhee, hides out in the castle of Baron Frankenstein's granddaughter Maria... (88 mins.)
 
23.
Frankenstein Created Woman (1967)
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A dead and frozen Baron Frankenstein is re-animated by his colleague Dr. Hertz proving to him that the... (86 mins.)
Director: Terence Fisher
 
24.
Frankenstein Must Be Destroyed (1969)
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Baron Frankenstein is once again working with illegal medical experiments. Together with a young doctor... (98 mins.)
Director: Terence Fisher
 
25.
Assignment Terror (1970)
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Aliens from a dying world plot to conquer earth by praying on man's superstitions. Bringing two dead... (85 mins.)
 
26.
The Horror of Frankenstein (1970)
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Scientist Victor Frankenstein builds a man from spare body parts; the monster comes alive and wreaks havoc. (95 mins.)
Director: Jimmy Sangster
 
27.
Dracula vs. Frankenstein (1971)
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Dracula conspires with a mad doctor to resurrect the Frankenstein Monster. (91 mins.)
Director: Al Adamson
 
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Santo vs. la hija de Frankestein (1972)
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A mad female scientist needs Santo's blood for a youth serum; and she has Frankenstein's reliable old monster to help her get it. (97 mins.)
 
29.
La maldición de Frankenstein (1973)
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Dr. Frankenstein and his assistant Morpho are killed just as they bring their creation to life. The monster is taken by Cagliostro and he now controls the monster and plans to have it mate and create the perfect master race. (94 mins.)
Director: Jess Franco
 
30.
Frankenstein '80 (1972)
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A mad scientist creates a monster called "Mosaico," who breaks out of the laboratory to hunt down and kill beautiful women. (85 mins.)
Director: Mario Mancini
 
31.
Frankenstein and the Monster from Hell (1974)
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Baron Frankenstein works with a mental patient to reanimate the dead. (99 mins.)
Director: Terence Fisher
 
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Flesh for Frankenstein (1973)
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In Serbia, Baron Frankenstein lives with the Baroness and their two children. He dreams of a super-race... (95 mins.)
 
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Blackenstein (1973)
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Eddie is a Vietnam veteran who loses his arms and legs when he steps on a land mine, but a brilliant surgeon is able to attach new limbs... (87 mins.)
 
34.
Frankenstein: His true history (1973 TV Movie)
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A more psychological telling of the Mary Shelley story has a different kind of monster... (185 mins.)
Director: Jack Smight
 
35.
Young Frankenstein (1974)
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An American grandson of the infamous scientist, struggling to prove that he is not as insane as people believe, is invited to Transylvania, where he discovers the process that reanimates a dead body. (106 mins.)
Director: Mel Brooks
 
36.
Terror of Frankenstein (1977)
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Victor Frankenstein's search for the secret of life leads to the creation of a monster that consumes his life and family. (92 mins.)
Director: Calvin Floyd
 
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Kyofu densetsu: Kaiki! Furankenshutain (1981 TV Movie)
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Japanese animated adaptation of Marvel's "The Monster of Frankenstein" comic book series. (98 mins.)
Director: Yûgo Serikawa
 
38.
Frankenstein (1984 TV Movie)
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A scientist who is obsessed with creating life finally does it, with tragic results. (73 mins.)
Director: James Ormerod
 
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Frankenstein's Great Aunt Tillie (1984)
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The descendants of Baron Frankenstein return to the family castle to search for the family fortune that is supposed to be hidden there. (100 mins.)
Director: Myron J. Gold
 
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The Bride (1985)
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After years of research, the doctor finally succeeds in creating the perfect woman, who gets the name "Eva". (118 mins.)
Director: Franc Roddam
 
41.
The Monster Squad (1987)
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A young group of monster fanatics attempt to save their hometown from Count Dracula and his monsters. (82 mins.)
Director: Fred Dekker
 
42.
Roger Corman's Frankenstein Unbound (1990)
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The ultimate weapon which was meant to be safe for the mankind produces global side effects including time slides and disappearances... (85 mins.)
Director: Roger Corman
 
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Frankenstein (1992 TV Movie)
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Dr. Victor Frankenstein creates his creature, who escapes into the countryside to find that humanity has only pain and sorrow for him... (117 mins.)
Director: David Wickes
 
44.
Mary Shelley's Frankenstein (1994)
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When the brilliant but unorthodox scientist Victor Frankenstein rejects the artificial man that he has created, the Creature escapes and later swears revenge. (123 mins.)
Director: Kenneth Branagh
 
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Van Helsing (2004)
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The notorious monster hunter is sent to Transylvania to stop Count Dracula who is using Dr. Frankenstein's research and a werewolf for some sinister purpose. (131 mins.)
Director: Stephen Sommers
 
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Frankenstein vs. the Creature from Blood Cove (2005)
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Near an isolated beach on California's coast, a sinister plan is underway in a laboratory of horror... (90 mins.)
 
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Frankenweenie (2012)
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Young Victor conducts a science experiment to bring his beloved dog Sparky back to life, only to face unintended, sometimes monstrous, consequences. (87 mins.)
Director: Tim Burton