Frankenstein (2004)

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Another adaption of Mary Shelley's novel about a scientist who brings life to a creature fashioned from corpses and various body parts.

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Another adaption of Mary Shelley's novel about a scientist who brings life to a creature fashioned from corpses and various body parts.

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A classic tale of undying love.


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In re-animation scene a cloth covering "Monster's" face is inside his mouth in one shot. In all other shots the cloth just covers the mouth. See more »

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Victor Frankenstein: If an artist can create beauty with paint and brushes then why can't a scientist create life with flesh and bone?
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Version of The Wide World of Mystery: Frankenstein: Part 1 (1973) See more »

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A fanciful retelling of Mary Shelley's novel
8 November 2004 | by (Oregon) – See all my reviews

When I first stumbled upon this film while channel-surfing, I thought it was a bad vampire movie. After listening closely to the dialogue, I realized that this was Frankenstein. Not only was it Frankenstein, but it was the most true-to-the-novel Frankenstein I'd ever seen.

Generally made for TV movies aren't a double thumbs up, but this was actually very enjoyable. The acting was well and the scenery was gorgeous. I was very satisfied at how superb a job Hallmark did on Mary Shelly's classic.

If one wishes to see a more Universal-type Frankenstein, look no further than Boris Karloff's version. If, however, one is tired of Frankenstein remakes after Frankenstein remakes, all modeled after the Hollywood tellings and not Shelley's piece, then one will be pleased with Hallmark's version.

I give this an eight out of ten.


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