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Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein (Bud Abbott Lou Costello Meet Frankenstein) (1948)

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Bud Abbott Bud Abbott
Chick Young
Lou Costello Lou Costello
Wilbur Gray
Lon Chaney Jr. Lon Chaney Jr.
Lawrence Talbot / The Wolfman
Bela Lugosi Bela Lugosi
Dracula
Glenn Strange Glenn Strange
The Monster
Lénore Aubert Lénore Aubert
Sandra Mornay
Jane Randolph Jane Randolph
Joan Raymond
Frank Ferguson Frank Ferguson
Mr. McDougal


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Mary Shelley Mary Shelley
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10 years, 9 months ago at Jul 7 22:12
How couldn´t it be a classic? It's so decidingly funny, so careless about explanations, so relaxed and caring, too, with its comics and monsters, such wit in some dialogues. The blend of humour, fear and sex (lenore Aubert is fantastic)is perfect
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Description: Bud Abbott and Lou Costello's "grand unifying monster" film and the first in their "Meet..." series, with the two bungling buddies ... Full Descriptionas baggage handlers saddled with the ghoulish remains of Dracula (Bela Lugosi) and Frankenstein's monster (Glenn Strange). But once they arrive at their cargo's destination, a wax museum, the monsters revolt, with plans to purloin and transplant Lou's brain. The Monster is growing weak and his master Dracula has devised the perfect plan to restore his virility. The fat man takes the bait, which is in the shape of a woman. Director Charles Barton easily guide ... (more)
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