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Director:
Writers:
Edward D. Wood Jr. (original story and screenplay) and
Alex Gordon (original story and screenplay)
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Release Date:
February 1956 (USA) See more »
Genre:
Tagline:
More horrifying than "DRACULA"..."FRANKENSTEIN" See more »
Plot:
An mad doctor attempts to create atomic supermen. Full summary » | Full synopsis »
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(31 articles)
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Ed Wood could get his own statue in New York
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Cast

  (in credits order) (verified as complete)

Bela Lugosi ... Dr. Eric Vornoff
Tor Johnson ... Lobo
Tony McCoy ... Lt. Dick Craig
Loretta King ... Janet Lawton
Harvey B. Dunn ... Capt. Robbins
George Becwar ... Prof. Strowski
Paul Marco ... Kelton
Don Nagel ... Martin (as Don Nagle)
Bud Osborne ... Mac
John Warren ... Jake
Ann Wilner ... Tillie
Dolores Fuller ... Margie
William 'Billy' Benedict ... Newsboy (as William Benedict)
Ben Frommer ... Drunk
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Conrad Brooks ... Suspect Outside Office (uncredited)
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Directed by
Edward D. Wood Jr. 
 
Writing credits
Edward D. Wood Jr. (original story and screenplay) and
Alex Gordon (original story and screenplay)

Produced by
Donald E. McCoy .... executive producer
Tony McCoy .... associate producer
Edward D. Wood Jr. .... producer
 
Original Music by
Frank Worth 
 
Cinematography by
Ted Allan (director of photography)
William C. Thompson (director of photography)
 
Film Editing by
Warren Adams  (as Mike Adams)
Igo Kantor (uncredited)
 
Set Decoration by
Harry Reif 
 
Makeup Department
Louis Haszillo .... makeup artist (as Louis J. Haszillo)
Maurice Seiderman .... makeup artist
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Robert Farfan .... assistant director (as Bob Farfan)
William L. Nolte .... assistant director (as William Nolte)
 
Art Department
George Bahr .... property master
 
Sound Department
Dale Knight .... sound recordist
Marshall Pollock .... sound effects editor (as Mike Pollock)
Lyle Willey .... sound recordist
 
Special Effects by
Pat Dinga .... special effects
 
Stunts
Eddie Parker .... stunt double: Bela Lugosi (uncredited)
Red Reagan .... stunt double: Bela Lugosi (uncredited)
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Thomas J. Connolly .... key grip
Louis Kriger .... electrician
Bert Shipham .... camera operator
Larry Smith .... still photographer (uncredited)
 
Other crew
Igo Kantor .... technical supervisor
 
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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Bride of the Atom" - USA (alternative title)
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Runtime:
69 min
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Aspect Ratio:
1.85 : 1 See more »
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Certification:
Argentina:13 | Australia:PG | Finland:K-18 (2004) | Italy:T | Netherlands:12 (2007) (DVD) | Spain:T | UK:X (original rating) | UK:PG (DVD rating) (2005) | USA:Approved | USA:Not Rated

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Trivia:
Tony McCoy was cast in the male lead role, primarily because his father, Arizona entrepreneur Donald E. McCoy, was the owner of Packing Service Corp. (a meat packing concern), and was a major investor in the film.See more »
Goofs:
Continuity: When Dick Craig goes to push the boulder toward Dr. Vornoff, the policeman who tripped and sprained his ankle is suddenly absent.See more »
Quotes:
Lt. Dick Craig:You think there's anything in these monster stories?
Captain Tom Robbins:Your girlfriend does.
Lt. Dick Craig:What about you?
Captain Tom Robbins:The police don't believe in monsters. Facts are our business. Facts and only facts... and don't you forget it.
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Movie Connections:
Featured in Bigger Stronger Faster* (2008)See more »

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14 out of 15 people found the following review useful.
An Ed Wood Classic, 19 June 2001
Author: MNatural from Rotterdam, The Netherlands

If you do not know Ed Wood then this movie will have little meaning to you. So the first thing you have to do is learn about the life of Ed Wood. He is one of the worst directors of all time, but also one of the most colorful. Bride of the monster is a good example of his ability to make the most out of his scarce resources. You'll love it or you'll hate it. Have fun!

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