Mary Shelley's Frankenstein Poster

Release Date: 1994

DVD Release Date: July 29th, 1998

R|2 hr 3 min

Plot Summary
As Viktor Frankenstein (Kenneth Branagh) is dying he shares a tale of gruesome terror with a sea captain. Viktor, using previous experiments by a brilliant scientist, was able to bring a creature (Robert De Niro) assembled from body parts back to life. Once he realized how destructive his experiments had become, he abandoned the creature and tried to live a normal life with his fiance (Helena Bonham Carter). The lonely creature seeks out Viktor and demands one of two things: a bride or revenge.

Cast: Robert De Niro, Kenneth Branagh, Tom Hulce, Helena Bonham Carter, Aidan Quinn, Ian Holm, Richard Briers, John Cleese

Director: Kenneth Branagh

Genres: Horror

Production Co: TriStar Pictures

Keywords: Transformation, Doctor, Suspenseful, Revenge, Wife, Murder, Family


Nominated Production Design
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1994)
Nominated Makeup