Ratings

TMDB Rating 7.5
IMDB Rating 7.9
RottenTomatoes Rating 100%

Financials

Revenue: $12,000,000

Budget: $291,000

Profit: + $11,709,000


Movie Details

Tag Line: The man who made a monster

Status: Released

Average Rating: 8

Release Date: Nov 21, 1931

Rating: NR

Run Time: 1h 11m

Original Language: English

Website: -

Production Countries: United States of America

Production Companies: Universal Pictures


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Synopsis

Dr. Henry Frankenstein attempts to create life by assembling a creature from body parts of the deceased. Aided by his loyal misshapen assistant, Fritz, Frankenstein succeeds in animating his monster, 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.


Main Cast

Colin Clive

Colin Clive

Dr. Henry Frankenstein

Age : 37 | Popularity : 4%

Mae Clarke

Mae Clarke

Elizabeth

Age : 81 | Popularity : 6%

John Boles

John Boles

Victor Moritz

Age : 73 | Popularity : 3%

Boris Karloff

Boris Karloff

The Monster

Age : 81 | Popularity : 9%

Edward Van Sloan

Edward Van Sloan

Dr. Waldman

Age : 81 | Popularity : 8%

Frederick Kerr

Frederick Kerr

Baron Frankenstein

Age : 74 | Popularity : 3%

Dwight Frye

Dwight Frye

Fritz

Age : 44 | Popularity : 4%

Lionel Belmore

Lionel Belmore

Herr Vogel, the Burgomaster

Age : 85 | Popularity : 6%


Crew

Department Role Name
Production Associate Producer
E. M. Asher
E. M. Asher
Producer
Carl Laemmle Jr.
Carl Laemmle Jr.
Art Art Direction
Charles D. Hall
Charles D. Hall
Sound Recording Supervision
C. Roy Hunter
C. Roy Hunter
Original Music Composer
Bernhard Kaun
Bernhard Kaun
Sound Recordist
William Hedgcock
William Hedgcock
Editing Supervising Film Editor
Maurice Pivar
Maurice Pivar
Editor
Clarence Kolster
Clarence Kolster
Camera Director of Photography
Arthur Edeson
Arthur Edeson
Paul Ivano
Paul Ivano
Directing Director
James Whale
James Whale
Crew Presenter
Carl Laemmle
Carl Laemmle
Special Effects
John P. Fulton
John P. Fulton
Writing Novel
Mary Shelley
Mary Shelley
Theatre Play
Peggy Webling
Peggy Webling
Screenplay
Francis Edward Faragoh
Francis Edward Faragoh
Garrett Fort
Garrett Fort
Writer
Robert Florey
Robert Florey
Script Editor
Richard Schayer
Richard Schayer
Costume & Make-Up Makeup Artist
Jack Pierce
Jack Pierce
Department Role Name

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