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Frankenstein and the Monster from Hell (1974)

R | | Horror | 12 June 1974 (USA)
Baron Frankenstein works with a mental patient to reanimate the dead.

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Cast

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Simon
Madeline Smith ...
Sarah
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Monster (as Dave Prowse)
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Asylum Director
Michael Ward ...
Transvest
Elsie Wagstaff ...
Wild One
Norman Mitchell ...
Police Sergeant
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Judge
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Bodysnatcher
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Ernst
Christopher Cunningham ...
Hans (as Chris Cunningham)
Charles Lloyd Pack ...
Professor Durendel (as Charles Lloyd-Pack)
Lucy Griffiths ...
Old Hag
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Tarmut
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Storyline

Last of the Hammer Frankenstein films, this one deals with the Baron hiding out in an insane asylum, so that he may continue his experiments with reanimating the dead, along with inmate Dr. Helder, who has been institutionalized for conducting such experiments. Written by Humberto Amador

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His brain came from a genius. His body came from a killer. His soul came from hell! See more »

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12 June 1974 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Frankenstein E o Monstro do Inferno  »

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(RCA Sound Recording)

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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Peter Cushing claimed that the wig he was required to wear made him look like Helen Hayes. See more »

Goofs

At c.33 and c.40 minutes the violin playing is very poorly mimed. See more »

Quotes

Baron Victor Frankenstein aka Dr. Carl Victor: [after operating eyeballs onto the creature] Now, in approximately one hour, when the narcosis wears off... we shall see.
Simon Helder: [jokingly] Let's hope it's he who sees!
Baron Victor Frankenstein aka Dr. Carl Victor: ..."he who sees"?
Simon Helder: Sorry...
Baron Victor Frankenstein aka Dr. Carl Victor: [begins to laugh maniacally] "He who sees"! I like that!
Simon Helder: I didn't think it was that funny, I must say...
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Frankenstein
13 November 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I enjoyed watching this film very much, first off i am a Hammer Films fan of all of the horror creatures, not just Frankenstein, although it is my favorite creature. Peter Cushing was excellent in this one. David Prowse, aka Darth Vader did very well as the monster i thought. i love the idea of the film also,, a sanitarium, what a perfect place for the Baron to practice. Von Helder character was also very good, in fact probably stole the show for me. I also liked the character of Angel, and the Director as well, the film has it's funny moments as well, not to much that i didn't like about the film,, the brain transplant scene, well could have been better, and a few other scenes , but hey that's minor stuff, all in all i thought this was a great film to end the Hammer Films collection of Frankenstein, and i would recommend this to all horror fans,, and Peter Cushing fans also.


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