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The Curse of Frankenstein (1957)

The Curse of Frankenstein
7.5 Rating
(141 ratings)
7.1 IMDB rating

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Peter Cushing Peter Cushing
Victor Frankenstein
Hazel Court Hazel Court
Elizabeth
Robert Urquhart Robert Urquhart
Paul Krempe
Christopher Lee Christopher Lee
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Melvyn Hayes Melvyn Hayes
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Valerie Gaunt Valerie Gaunt
Justine
Paul Hardtmuth Paul Hardtmuth
Prof. Bernstein
Fred Johnson Fred Johnson
Grandpa


Written by
Jimmy Sangster Jimmy Sangster
(screenplay)


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7 years, 7 months ago at Dec 14 14:59
2 votes
What can I say about this film? When I saw the trailer, I had gone and picked the most "tame" trailer which showed almost next to nothing. Not only was I disappointed but it killed off my mood, which was very high. Then, just yesterday I was reading a magazine and The Curse of Frankenstein was featured, alongside a few other Hammer masterpieces. Going against my better judgment, I decided to downl... read more

Monsters Mash #33 Hammer Frankenstein

7 years, 10 months ago at Oct 12 2:04
2 votes
More Hammer time can't touch it anyway beside their Dracula films Hammer had their own series of Frankenstein there was also Revenge of Frankenstein, Curse of Frankenstein, Evil of Frankenstein, Frankenstein Created Woman, Frankenstein must Destroyed, Horror of Frankenstein and Frankenstein and the Monster From Hell he creates a monster each movie [img id=3395518 width=500full] this one was played... read more
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Victor Frankenstein builds a creature and brings it to life. But his creature behaves not as he intended.
Release date: 20 May 1957
UPC: 085391106623
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