Universal City, CA : Universal Studios, .
The restored version
1 videodisc (71 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Classic monster collection
Title from disc surface.
Originally produced as motion picture in 1931.
Special features include production notes, cast and filmmaker's bios, film highlights, theatrical trailers, web links ; original documentary on the making of the Frankenstein films, entitled "Boo!" ; "The Frankenstein files", a documentary by David J. Skal.
Screenplay, Garrett Fort, Francis Edwards Faragoh ; adapted by John L. Balderston from a play by Peggy Webling ; based on the story by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley.
Boris Karloff, Colin Clive, Mae Clarke, John Boles, Edward van Sloan, Frederick Kerr, Dwight Frye, Lionel Belmore, Marilyn Harris.
National Film Registry
Frankenstein is the greatest horror film of all time. Dr. Frankenstein dares to tamper with life and death by creating a human monster in his laboratory; but his dreams of perfection are thwarted when the monster becomes an uncontrollable beast.
In English and French.
Title on container: Frankenstein: the man who made a monster
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