R | | Drama, Horror, Romance
When the brilliant but unorthodox scientist Dr. Victor Frankenstein rejects the artificial man that he has created, the Creature escapes and later swears revenge.
Producer Francis Ford Coppola had originally planned to direct the film himself as a companion piece to Bram Stoker's Dracula (1992), but eventually stepped back to let Kenneth Branagh direct. Coppola later regretted his decision after several disagreements with Branagh during filming.
What kind of people is it in which I am comprised? Good people? Bad people?
Victor Frankenstein: Materials. Nothing more.
The Creature: You're wrong.
The Creature: Did you know I knew how to play this? From which part of me did this knowledge reside? From this mind? From these hands? From this ...
Victor Frankenstein: ...
When Victor first proposes to Elizabeth, he gets on one knee. After he stands up, she puts a hand on his shoulder. It then cuts to a shot of his head and shoulders and her hand is not there.
$11,212,889 (USA) (6 November 1994)