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Doctor Franken (1980)

Unrated | | Horror, Sci-Fi | TV Movie 13 January 1980
Manhattan surgeon Franken rebuilds the broken body of a John Doe patient with spare parts.


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Cast overview, first billed only:
Dr. Arno Franken
Robert Perault ...
John Doe - Room 841
Dr. Mike Foster
Kelli Fisher
Mr. Parker
Anita Franken
Dr. Eric Kerwin
Takayo Doran ...
Claiborne Cary ...
Martin Elson
Rudolph Willrich ...
Arthur Gurnsey
Sam Schacht ...
Lieutenant Pearson
Conchetta Tolman ...
Gerald Blake (as Theodore Sorel)
Sylvia Lowe ...
Mrs. Parker


Manhattan surgeon Franken rebuilds the broken body of a John Doe patient with spare parts.

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13 January 1980 (USA)  »

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Dr. Franken  »

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Classic Horror
17 November 2015 | by (Barry's bay Ontario Canada) – See all my reviews

This is a modern day remake of Frankenstein and it is a great movie. The 1931 version is better. But still this is a great movie. Doctor Franken is a doctor who whats people to live forever. So he creates a man out of dead body parts. The brings it to life. This movie has a great story line. It also has great acting. It also has great special effects. Robert Vaughn is a great actor. Robert Perault was a great actor. Frankenstein (1994) is a better movie. But still this is a great movie. It is very scary. It one of the best horror movies of all time. If you get a chance to see this movie do so. It is great 10 out 10. This is a must see.

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