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The Horror of Frankenstein (1970)

Scientist Victor Frankenstein builds a man from spare body parts; the monster comes alive and wreaks havoc.

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Lt. Henry Becker
Bernard Archard ...
Prof. Heiss
Graham James ...
Wilhelm Kassner
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Bailiff
Joan Rice ...
Graverobber's wife
Stephen Turner ...
Stephan
Neil Wilson ...
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Dean
Glenys O'Brien ...
Geoffrey Lumsden ...
Instructor
Chris Lethbridge-Baker ...
Priest (as C. Lethbridge Baker)
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The brilliant but misunderstood scientist Frankenstein builds a man made up of a collection of spare body parts. The monster becomes alive but he has mental capabilities much below par. The monster is aggressive and wreaks havoc outside the laboratory. Written by Mattias Thuresson

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17 June 1971 (USA)  »

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Horror of Frankenstein  »

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Trivia

The first Hammer production to be entirely financed with British funds. See more »

Goofs

When Victor circles the number 4 on the chart, the number 19 can be seen on the lower torso. When the camera pulls back, a large paper is covering the private parts of the diagram, obscuring the number 19. See more »

Quotes

Victor Frankenstein: I'm going to make a person!
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Connections

Remake of The Curse of Frankenstein (1957) See more »

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Frankenstein more frightening than Frankenstein's Monster
30 October 2003 | by (South Carolina) – See all my reviews

If you try to compare this remake to the original, it will of course fall short as most recreated films do, but this feature is still very good for a late night scare. The biggest difference between this and the original is Victor Von Frankenstein is practically more frightening than the monster himself. He is a cold blooded, emotionless character, who uses Frankenstein as his personal executioner. He is also intelligent and careful to tie up loose ends. Great Halloween time film. No need to worry about watching it alone, but a fine flick with some exceptional acting to boot.


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