A scientist who is obsessed with creating life finally does it, with tragic results.

Director:

Writer:

(teleplay)
Reviews
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Action | Romance | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.3/10 X  

In the distant future, the human race nears extinction and a new race of beast-like creatures rule the earth. The few surviving people live in the City, a huge protected construction with ... See full summary »

Director: Brian Hannant
Stars: Tom Burlinson, Nikki Coghill, Dean Stockwell
Garbo Talks (1984)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

The son of a woman dying of a brain tumour tries to fulfil his mother's last wish: to meet Greta Garbo.

Director: Sidney Lumet
Stars: Anne Bancroft, Ron Silver, Carrie Fisher
Leave Yesterday Behind (TV Movie 1978)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Paul was injured while playing polo. He then learns that he is paralyzed from the waist down. Feeling despondent, he decides to go to his grandfather's ranch. He meets Marnie a horse ... See full summary »

Director: Richard Michaels
Stars: John Ritter, Carrie Fisher, Buddy Ebsen
Action | Comedy | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.6/10 X  

A mother goes to Hollywood to find her runaway daughter. She discovers that the girl has become involved in the pornography industry, and goes to the police to get help in finding her.

Director: Penelope Spheeris
Stars: Ronny Cox, Frank Gorshin, Leon Isaac Kennedy
She's Back (1989)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.7/10 X  

A henpecked electrician is nagged by his recently deceased wife into taking revenge on the gang responsible for her death.

Director: Tim Kincaid
Stars: Carrie Fisher, Robert Joy, Matthew Cowles
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

A visiting dignitary, a CIA agent, a Nazi spy, Japanese tourists, an assassin and a group of "midget" actors from The Wizard of Oz (1939) all check into an elite Los Angeles hotel called Under the Rainbow.

Director: Steve Rash
Stars: Chevy Chase, Carrie Fisher, Eve Arden
Come Back, Little Sheba (TV Movie 1977)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

An emotionally remote recovering alcoholic and his dowdy, unambitious wife face a personal crisis when they take in an attractive lodger.

Director: Silvio Narizzano
Stars: Laurence Olivier, Joanne Woodward, Carrie Fisher
Sweet Revenge (1990)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

An attorney plays match-maker for her ex-husband to try to rid herself of alimony payments.

Director: Charlotte Brändström
Stars: Rosanna Arquette, Carrie Fisher, John Sessions
Comedy | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

A man picked randomly out of a crowd is made the target of CIA survelliance and pursuit.

Director: Stan Dragoti
Stars: Tom Hanks, Lori Singer, Dabney Coleman
Liberty (TV Movie 1986)
Drama | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Drama about how the Statue of Liberty came to be erected in New York Harbor in the early 1880's and the people responsible for it's creation.

Director: Richard C. Sarafian
Stars: Chris Sarandon, Frank Langella, Carrie Fisher
Ringo (TV Movie 1978)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

Ringo, stressed out by fame, trades places with a schmuck who looks exactly like him. Then the problems start!

Director: Jeff Margolis
Stars: Ringo Starr, Art Carney, Angie Dickinson
From Here to Maternity (TV Short 1985)
Comedy | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Director: Tom Schiller
Stars: Carrie Fisher, Lauren Hutton, Patrick Duffy
Edit

Cast

Cast overview:
...
...
...
...
...
...
Terence Alexander ...
Alphonse Frankenstein
Graham McGrath ...
...
Metz
James Coyle ...
Scholz
Arnold Peters ...
Busch
...
Gerta
Edit

Storyline

A scientist who is obsessed with creating life finally does it, with tragic results.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Horror | Sci-Fi

Certificate:

See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Country:

|

Language:

Release Date:

27 December 1984 (UK)  »

Also Known As:

Frankenstein kommer tilbake  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Connections

Version of Flesh for Frankenstein (1973) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

well acted adaptation
11 October 1999 | by (Pa.) – See all my reviews



Robert Powell is convincing as Victor Frankenstein,bringing out all the subteties that are needed to make the role sympathetic. Carrie Fisher is charming and pretty as Elizabeth, Victor's bride, and David Warner evokes sympathy as the creature. its also nice to see Sir John Gielgud as the blind man, he gives a wonderfully understated performance. What the film lack is the novel's great ending. victor destroys the lab killing himself and the creature in this film. the novel of course has him track the creature through the north pole, perishing in the attempt. The lack of budget is, I am sure what prevented them from filming the novels ending. For a small budget however, it was a well done film.


4 of 4 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Frankenstein TV Movie jimmynew2004
Made in my home town. charlieguile-05858
Discuss Frankenstein (1984) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?