The Real Frankenstein: An Untold Story


60m 1995

Brief Synopsis

Documentary look at Frankenstein's monster -- from his literary emergence in Mary Shelley's 19th century classic, to his on-going status as a Hollywood horror staple and metaphor for modern genetic science. Includes interviews with historians, scientists and celebrities; historical photos; clips fro

Film Details

Also Known As
Real Frankenstein: An Untold Story
Release Date
1995

Technical Specs

Duration
60m

Synopsis

Documentary look at Frankenstein's monster -- from his literary emergence in Mary Shelley's 19th century classic, to his on-going status as a Hollywood horror staple and metaphor for modern genetic science. Includes interviews with historians, scientists and celebrities; historical photos; clips from popular feature films; and filmed reenactments at various locations in Germany, including Frankenstein Castle in Darmstadt.

Film Details

Also Known As
Real Frankenstein: An Untold Story
Release Date
1995

Technical Specs

Duration
60m

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