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Frankenstein (2015)

A married couple of scientists create a modern-day monster.

Director:

Bernard Rose

Writers:

Bernard Rose, Mary Shelley (novel)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Xavier Samuel ... Adam
Carrie-Anne Moss ... Elizabeth
Danny Huston ... Victor
Matthew Jacobs ... Dr. Marcus
Dave Pressler ... Dr. Pretorius
Peter Adrian Sudarso ... Guard 1 (as Peter Sudarso)
Steve Hart ... Guard 2
Mckenna Grace ... Molly (as McKenna Grace)
Rob Mars ... Officer Crawford
Ron Roggé ... Officer Woodcock
Myke Michaels Myke Michaels ... Vigilante Mob 1
Christopher David Christopher David ... Vigilante Mob 2
Mary Gallagher ... Amy Johnson
John Lacy ... Mark Rubin
Jeff Hilliard ... Officer Banks
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Storyline

Set in present day Los Angeles and told entirely from the perspective of the Monster. After he is artificially created, then left for dead by a husband-and-wife team of eccentric scientists, Adam is confronted with nothing but aggression and violence from the world around him. This perfect creation-turned disfigured monster must come to grips with the horrific nature of humanity.

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Taglines:

Man is the true monster.


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for bloody violence and gore, language and some sexual content | See all certifications »

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Trivia

The MPAA number at the end of the film (#47714) is the same on both "Frankenstein" (2015) and "The Place Beyond The Pines" (2012). See more »

Connections

Version of Life Without Soul (1915) See more »

Soundtracks

Mannish Boy
Written by Melvin London, Bo Diddley (as Elias McDaniel) and Muddy Waters (as McKinley Morganfield)
Performed by Tony Todd
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A pretty boy monster called Adam
3 February 2019 | by Stevieboy666See all my reviews

Modern update of the famous story, here set in LA. Instead of a nuts and bolts style monster, such as Karloff, we have a pretty boy who is fond of saying the word "Mum". We get the young girl thrown into the lake, plus the befriending by a blind guy (well played by Tony Tod, who generously pays for Adam - I mean the monster - to have his wicked way with a hooker!). Plenty of gore. And production values are all good enough too. Now I'm all in favour of reimagening classic stories but I felt that this one didn't quite work and if I want to see a Frankenstein movie then give me Universal or Hammer instead.


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Country:

USA | Germany

Language:

English

Release Date:

29 October 2015 (Turkey) See more »

Also Known As:

Frankenstein See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA See more »

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Box Office

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$253,514
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Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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