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Henry Frankenstein is a doctor who is trying to discover a way to make the dead walk. He succeeds and creates a monster that has to deal with living again.

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Directed by

James Whale

Written by

Peggy Webling (Screenplay)
Francis Edward Faragoh (Screenplay)
Garrett Fort (Screenplay)
Robert Florey (Screenplay)
John Russell (Screenplay)
Mary Shelley (Novel)
Richard Schayer (Scenario Writer)

Runtime

71 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

The man who made a monster.

Cast

Keywords

fire monster based on novel or book girl experiment mad doctor villager laboratory pre-code reanimation body part angry mob

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Lists

#512 on 1,000 greatest films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?

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#84 on The 100 best sci-fi movies TimeOut

#56 on AFI's 100 years...100 thrills AFI