Earl Williams is a dreamer teenager obsessed with monsters, who fantasizes his life as if he were living in the world of the monsters of Universal Studios. Although being an excellent student, his intolerant and nasty school teacher Mrs. Perdue does not like him and punishes him for any minor fault. His supportive father Les Williams is also a dreamer, who has never been successful in life. When his father dies, his mother becomes lost with two boys, and tries to change the behavior of Earl. One day, the boy finds the "true Frankenstein" lost by a Carnival, and decides to bring the monster back to life.
Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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My son is a dreamer, Judge, a dreamer just like his father, and this woman who calls herself a teacher has been trying to punish him for that. Because he'll be easier to control and the whole class will, and I, I've been helping her. I've been trying to suffocate my own son and why? Because he can escape? Because he can look up a hill and see Frankenstein's castle, and because I was raised like that? Your Honor, he's a great student and a decent boy, and he doesn't deserve to be sent away like ...
Lyrics by Dwight Druick
Music by Jerry De Villier Jr.
Performed by Dwight Druick
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