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The Bride (1985)

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After years of research, the doctor finally succeeds in creating the perfect woman, who gets the name "Eva".

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Frankenstein
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Eva
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Viktor
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Rinaldo
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Mrs. Baumann
Alexei Sayle ...
Magar
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Countess (as Veruschka)
Quentin Crisp ...
Dr. Zahlus
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Josef
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Paulus (as Tim Spall)
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Pedlar
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Priest (as Andrew de la Tour)
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After years of research, the doctor finally succeeds in creating the perfect woman, who gets the name "Eva".

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Dr. Frankenstein invites you to meet his newest creation. See more »


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$3,600,000 (USA)
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Actor Sting and director Franc Roddam had previously collaborated on Quadrophenia (1979) around six years earlier. See more »

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Rinaldo the Midget: [Seeing Viktor's scars] Oh my... here's a man's been mistreated in his life.
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Referenced in Saturday Night Live: Sting (1991) See more »

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Eine Kleine Nachtsmusik
Composed by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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18 April 2002 | by (U.S.A.) – See all my reviews

"The Bride" is another of those slash-bang thrillers which does not simply present the merit of its intrinsic entertainment value. Instead it dares you to draw out the psychological fun. On the surface, it retells the classic story about Frankenstein's monster. Underneath, it is an intense drama about love, forgiveness, and - if you will excuse the expression - explosions and mad scientists. (Or perhaps I should say exploding mad scientists. You just have to see it.) Watchers beware if you are not prepared with an open mind.


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