Release Date: November 4th, 1998
DVD Release Date: June 8th, 1999
R|1 hr 45 min
Once a powerful Hollywood director best known for "Frankenstein" and "The Bride of Frankenstein," James Whale (Ian McKellen) is long since retired and in increasingly poor health. His stalwart housekeeper, Hanna (Lynn Redgrave), quietly disapproves of Whale's faceless, nameless parade of young gay lovers, but when the director takes an interest in new gardener Clayton Boone, a former Marine and Korean War veteran, it seems to be for something more than his usual casual conquest.
Director: Bill Condon
Production Co: Regent Entertainment, Showtime Networks Inc.