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Frankenstein / Universal Pictures Corporation ; directed by James Whale ; produced by Carl Laemmle, Jr.

Uniform title Frankenstein (Motion picture)
Edition Restored version.
Imprint Universal City, CA : Universal Studios Home Video, [1999]
©1999
Description 1 videodisc (71 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
Language English
Series Classic monster collection
Classic monster collection.
Subject Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft, 1797-1851 -- Film adaptations.
Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft, 1797-1851.
Frankenstein, Victor (Fictitious character)
Frankenstein's Monster (Fictitious character)
Frankenstein, Victor (Fictitious character) -- Drama.
Frankenstein's monster (Fictitious character) -- Drama.
Scientists -- Drama.
Monsters -- Drama.
Monsters.
Scientists.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Drama.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Film adaptations.
Horror films.
Monster films.
Format DVD, Video
URL for this record http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/10869028
Other title Boo!
Frankenstein files.
Other uniform titles Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft, 1797-1851. Frankenstein.
Other authors / contributors Whale, James, -1957.
Laemmle, Carl, 1867-1939.
Laemmle, Carl, 1908-1979.
Fort, Garrett.
Faragoh, Francis Edwards.
Edeson, Arthur, 1891-1970.
Kolster, Clarence.
Hall, Charles, 1899-1959.
Karloff, Boris, 1887-1969.
Clive, Colin, 1900-1937.
Clarke, Mae.
Boles, John.
Van Sloan, Ed. (Edward), 1882-1964.
Kerr, Frederick, 1858-1933.
Frye, Dwight, 1899-1943.
Belmore, Lionel, 1867-1953.
Harris, Marilyn, 1924-1999.
Balderston, John L. (John Lloyd), 1889-1954.
Webling, Peggy.
Universal Pictures (Firm)
Universal Studios Home Video (Firm)
ISBN 0783227469
9780783227467
0783242379
9780783242378
Sound characteristics digital optical
Digital file characteristics video file DVD video
Notes Originally produced as motion picture in 1931.
Special features include: commentary by film historian Rudy Behlmer; 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 ; film editor, Clarence Kolster ; cinematographer, Arthur Edeson.
Boris Karloff, Colin Clive, Mae Clarke, John Boles, Edward Van Sloan, Frederick Kerr, Dwight Frye, Lionel Belmore, Marilyn Harris.
DVD (with chapter stops); NTSC, region 1; Full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 2.0 mono; dual layer; restored.
In English with optional English or French subtitles; closed-captioned.
Summary 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.
Target Audience Not rated.
Awards National Film Registry selection.
Standard no. 025192032523
025192078620 set
Publisher's no. 20325 Universal Studios Home Video

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