Release Date: November 21st, 1931
DVD Release Date: August 17th, 1999
Not Yet Rated|1 hr 11 min
This iconic horror film follows the obsessed scientist Dr. Henry Frankenstein (Colin Clive) as he attempts to create life by assembling a creature from body parts of the deceased. Aided by his loyal misshapen assistant, Fritz (Dwight Frye), Frankenstein succeeds in animating his monster (Boris Karloff), but, confused and traumatized, it escapes into the countryside and begins to wreak havoc. Frankenstein searches for the elusive being, and eventually must confront his tormented creation.
Director: James Whale
Production Co: Universal Pictures
Distributors: Screen Gems, Realart Pictures Inc., MCA/Universal Pictures [us], Universal Home Entertainment, Universal Pictures