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Director:
Writers:
Hurford Janes (additional dialogue)
Jimmy Sangster (writer)
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Release Date:
1 June 1958 (USA) See more »
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Tagline:
The Terror Rises Again See more »
Plot:
We watch Baron Frankenstein escaping from the guillotine and going to Germany. There, he names himself Dr... See more » | Add synopsis »
User Reviews:
"They Shall Never Be Rid of Me! See more (36 total) »

Cast

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Peter Cushing ... Doctor Victor Stein
Francis Matthews ... Doctor Hans Kleve

Eunice Gayson ... Margaret Conrad
Michael Gwynn ... Karl Immelmann
John Welsh ... Dr. Bergman

Lionel Jeffries ... Fritz
Oscar Quitak ... Dwarf
Richard Wordsworth ... Up Patient
Charles Lloyd Pack ... President of the Medical Council
John Stuart ... Inspector
Arnold Diamond ... Dr. Malke
Marjorie Gresley ... Countess Barscynska (as Margery Cresley)
Anna Walmsley ... Vera Barscynska
George Woodbridge ... Janitor
Michael Ripper ... Kurt
Ian Whittaker ... Boy with Gerda
Avril Leslie ... GIrl - Gerda
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Alex Gallier ... Priest at Execution (uncredited)
John Gayford ... Footman (uncredited)
George Hirste ... Dirty Old Patient (uncredited)
Raymond Hodge ... Official At Exhumation (uncredited)
Gerald Lawson ... Legless Patient (uncredited)
Eugene Leahy ... Kleine (uncredited)
Michael Mulcaster ... Tattoo Harry (uncredited)
Gordon Needham ... Male Nurse (uncredited)
Julia Nelson ... Inga (uncredited)
Robert Brooks Turner ... Joseph the Groom (uncredited)
Freddie Watts ... Patient (uncredited)
Middleton Woods ... Patient (uncredited)

Directed by
Terence Fisher 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
George Baxt  additional dialogue (uncredited)
Hurford Janes  additional dialogue
Jimmy Sangster  writer

Produced by
Michael Carreras .... executive producer
Anthony Hinds .... producer
Anthony Nelson Keys .... associate producer
 
Original Music by
Leonard Salzedo 
 
Cinematography by
Jack Asher 
 
Film Editing by
Alfred Cox 
 
Casting by
Dorothy Holloway 
 
Production Design by
Bernard Robinson 
 
Makeup Department
Philip Leakey .... makeup artist
Henry Montsash .... hair stylist
 
Production Management
Don Weeks .... production manager
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Robert Lynn .... assistant director
Tom Walls .... second assistant director
Hugh Harlow .... third assistant director (uncredited)
 
Art Department
Arthur Banks .... master plasterer (uncredited)
Charles Davis .... master carpenter (uncredited)
Eric Hillier .... props buyer (uncredited)
Mick Lyons .... construction manager (uncredited)
Don Mingaye .... assistant art director (uncredited)
Tom Money .... property master (uncredited)
Lawrence Wren .... master painter (uncredited)
 
Sound Department
Jock May .... sound recordist
Alex Carver-Hill .... assistant boom operator (uncredited)
Alfred Cox .... sound editor (uncredited)
Jim Perry .... boom operator (uncredited)
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Albert Cowlard .... camera grip
Len Harris .... camera operator
Harry Oakes .... focus puller
Jack Curtis .... chief electrician (uncredited)
Tom Edwards .... still photographer (uncredited)
Anthony Powell .... clapper loader (uncredited)
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Rosemary Burrows .... wardrobe mistress
 
Editorial Department
James Needs .... supervising editor
Alan Corder .... second assistant editor (uncredited)
Peter Todd .... first assistant editor (uncredited)
 
Music Department
John Hollingsworth .... music supervisor
Muir Mathieson .... conductor (uncredited)
 
Other crew
Doreen Dearnaley .... continuity
Molly Badham .... chimp trainer (uncredited)
Ken Gordon .... cashier (uncredited)
Pat Green .... production secretary (uncredited)
Arthur Kelly .... studio manager (uncredited)
 

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Runtime:
89 min
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Color:
Color (Technicolor)
Aspect Ratio:
1.66 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Mono (RCA Sound Recording)
Certification:
Finland:K-15 (2002) | Finland:(Banned) (1958) | Iceland:12 | Ireland:15 | Netherlands:18 (orginal rating) | Netherlands:16 (DVD rating) (2002) | Norway:16 (1971) | Sweden:15 | Sweden:(Banned) (1958-1967) | UK:X (original rating) | UK:15 (video rating: 1986) | UK:12 (video re-rating) (2002) | USA:Unrated | West Germany:16

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Trivia:
Released with The Curse of the Mummy's Tomb (1964) as a Hammer Horror Double Bill on VHS PAL in 1993 by Columbia TriStar Home Video [us].See more »
Goofs:
Anachronisms: When Gerda leaves her boyfriend she is attacked by Karl after she descends a flight of steps. Half way down the steps is a bright yellow, 20th century, metal mesh litter bin attached to the wall.See more »
Quotes:
Doctor Victor Stein:It should have been perfect. I made it to be perfect. If the brain hadn't been damaged, my work would have been hailed as the greatest scientific achievement of all time. Frankenstein would have been accepted as a genius of science. Instead, he was sent to the guillotine. I swore I would have my revenge. They will never be rid of me!See more »

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9 out of 11 people found the following review useful.
"They Shall Never Be Rid of Me!, 15 June 2007
Author: thinker1691 from USA

If you have seen, Curse of Frankenstein, then you must follow up with this excellent sequel. The magic which is in the Hammer Films allows that aura to continue in this follow-up story. In this second chapter of the infamous doctor who nearly wills his creature to live, we see that he has somehow escaped death by guillotine. Once again, we have the superb talents of Peter Cushing, who played Dr. Victor Frankenstein, in the original and successful 1957 version. In that prequel, the good doctor was sentenced to death and last seen approaching the guillotine. In this follow-up film, we see, he has somehow survived execution, and has chosen a new name; Dr. Victor Stein. Arriving in a new city, he sets up practice but is shunned by the city's medical authorities, who send a representative to demand he join their union. Francis Matthews plays the envoy, Dr. Hans Kleve, a fine doctor and a member in good standing with the union. In time however, he suspects the mysterious visitor is not only an superior doctor, but perhaps the greatest medical genius ever and wants to join him as his assistant. What follows is the the perhaps the best adaption of the Shelley story as we learn that Hans proves Dr. Stein correct. Dr. Kleve proves to be an excellent pupil and Dr. Stein proves equally prophetic. They will never be rid of Dr. Frankenstein! A great film and earns its place as a classic****

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