Passed | | Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
An obsessed scientist assembles a living being from parts of exhumed corpses.
Boris Karloff is considered a late bloomer in Hollywood. Frankenstein (1931) premiered when he was 44 years old.
Dr. Henry Frankenstein:
Down! Down, you fool!
During the chase, when the Monster first spots Dr. Frankenstein, Frankenstein's torch switches hands between shots. Then, when the two make eye contact, Frankenstein raises the torch about level with his head, but in the next shot it is about level with his shoulder.
In closing credits: A good cast is worth repeating
In the original theatre version, the ending score continued on over a black screen. The score was truncated for television prints. Recent video releases have restored the music but the ending cast list is held on screen until the music ends.
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