Lists  Reviews  Images  Update feed
MoviesTV ShowsMusicBooksGamesDVDs/Blu-RayPeopleArt & DesignPlacesWeb TV & PodcastsToys & CollectiblesComic Book SeriesBeautyAnimals   View more categories »

Son of Frankenstein (1939)

Son of Frankenstein
7 Rating
(88 ratings)
7.2 IMDB rating
Your Rating:

Add to favorites
Directed by

Starring (View all)
Basil Rathbone Basil Rathbone
Baron Wolf von Frankenstein
Boris Karloff Boris Karloff
The Monster
Josephine Hutchinson Josephine Hutchinson
Elsa von Frankenstein
Donnie Dunagan Donnie Dunagan
Peter von Frankenstein
Emma Dunn Emma Dunn
Edgar Norton Edgar Norton

Written by


242 votes
History of Horror (2430 items)
list by diabolical dr voodoo
Published 6 years ago 45 comments
79 votes
3003 Movies Into the Golden Age!!!...so far? (6058 items)
list by ToonHead2102
Published 5 years ago 11 comments
77 votes
333 Films to Scare You to Death (331 items)
list by Harmonica
Published 5 years, 7 months ago 5 comments
62 votes
My movie year 2015 (712 items)
list by Kurkkuharja
Published 1 year, 5 months ago 173 comments
48 votes
My Top 99 Favorite Horror Movies (99 items)
list by The Mighty Celestial
Published 6 years, 11 months ago 3 comments

View all Son of Frankenstein lists (62 more)

Son of Frankenstein Videos

Son of Frankenstein Trailer


Added 2 years ago

Cover art, photos and screenshots

4 votes
3 votes
2 votes
2 votes
2 votes

View all Son of Frankenstein pictures (65 more)



4 years, 1 month ago at May 2 10:21
This is the last great film in the Universal Frankenstein series. Bela Lugosi steals the film giving one of his best performances as Ygor.
This movie has what could be the best cast of any Horror movie. Basil Rathbone and Lionel Atwill are solid in their roles. Karloff makes the most of his limited part. The musical score is excellent and recycled endlessly through the '40s by Universal. C... read more
View all Son of Frankenstein reviews
Description: Wolf Frankenstein, son of Henry Frankenstein, returns with his wife, to his fathers estate to claim his inheritance. When he arrives with his family he recieves a hostile reception from locals. While exploring his fathers laboratory he comes across crooked blacksmith - Ygor, who asks him to revive his father's creation - the MONSTER who is lying in a coma. Wolf tries to revive the monster and believes he fails but then some of the locals are found murdered soon after who just happened to be part of the jury that sent Ygor to the gallows. The villagers immediately connect the killings to Frankenstein and send the inspector to inv ... (more)
Release date: 13 January 1939
UPC: 025192140426
My tags: Add tags
Add to list
Not interested

Add Review

English only, other review rules - Big post screen

Update feed

Holy Godiva posted 3 images 1 month, 1 week ago

Holy Godiva voted for an image 1 month, 3 weeks ago

Holy Godiva added this to a list 1 month, 3 weeks ago
HG's Dark Place: Universal's Frankenstein Legacy (9 movies items)

"SON OF FRANKENSTEINReleased: 13 January 1939 (95 minutes)Directed by: Rowland V. Lee Written by: Wyllis Cooper, Mary Shelley HOLY GODIVA 4 - ONION JACK 5 TOTAL: 9"

Insert image

drop image here
(or click)
or enter URL:
 link image?  square?

Insert video

Format block