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Flesh for Frankenstein (1973)

R | | Horror | 17 March 1974 (USA)
Baron Frankenstein creates two "zombies" - one male, one female - planning to mate them in order to create a master race.

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Monica, the Baron's daughter
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Erik, the Baron's son
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Fiorella Masselli ...
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Farmer, Nicholas' girlfriend
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Sonia, the prostitute
Carla Mancini ...
Farmer
Imelde Marani ...
Blonde prostitute
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In Serbia, Baron Frankenstein lives with the Baroness and their two children. He dreams of a super-race, returning Serbia to its grand connections to ancient Greece. In his laboratory, assisted by Otto, he builds a desirable female body, but needs a male who will be super-body and super-lover. He thinks he has found just the right brain to go with a body he's built, but he's made an error, taking the head of a asexual ascetic. Meanwhile, the Baroness has her lusts, and she fastens on Nicholas, a friend of the dead lad. Can the Baron pull off his grand plan? He brings the two zombies together to mate. Meanwhile, Nicholas tries to free his dead friend. What about the Baron's children? Written by <jhailey@hotmail.com>

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Rated R for bizarre violence and sexuality, and for language | See all certifications »

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$450,000 (estimated)
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Nicolas Winding Refn has said that this film is the only one directed by someone else than him that he wished he had made. See more »

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When the two children escape through through the small hole, the boy goes in with one leg first, though on the other side he appears head first. See more »

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Baron Frankenstein: To know death, Otto, you have to fuck life... in the gall bladder!
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Excellent
24 April 2006 | by See all my reviews

I really loved Flesh For Frankenstein. But I can assure you, it's not for everyone. It's kind of a love/hate movie.

Udo Kier and Joe Dallesandro stars in this. They are both gorgeous, and match perfectly together (like actors).

The dialog is so funny. I laughed so many times during the movie, and I actually constantly quoting it.

Flesh For Frankenstein is a masterpiece of this genre. Weird, but beautiful.

If you liked Flesh For Frankenstein, I can suggest you also check out Blood For Dracula. It also have Udo & Joe in it. That never fails ;)

Do yourself a favor; don't miss it!

10/10


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