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The Resource Frankenstein : [the man who made a monster], Universal Pictures Corporation ; produced by Carl Laemmle, Jr. ; screenplay, Garrett Fort, Francis Edwards Faragoh ; directed by James Whale, (videorecording DVD)

Frankenstein : [the man who made a monster], Universal Pictures Corporation ; produced by Carl Laemmle, Jr. ; screenplay, Garrett Fort, Francis Edwards Faragoh ; directed by James Whale, (videorecording DVD)

Label
Frankenstein : [the man who made a monster]
Title
Frankenstein
Title remainder
[the man who made a monster]
Statement of responsibility
Universal Pictures Corporation ; produced by Carl Laemmle, Jr. ; screenplay, Garrett Fort, Francis Edwards Faragoh ; directed by James Whale
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
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
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
NXW
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematographer, Arthur Edeson; editor, Clarence Kolster
Language note
In English with or without French subtitles; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Boris Karloff, Colin Clive, Mae Clarke, John Boles, Edward van Sloan, Frederick Kerr, Dwight Frye, Lionel Belmore, Marilyn Harris
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1908-1979
  • 1889-1957
  • 1887-1969
  • 1900-1937
  • 1882-1964
  • 1858-1933
  • 1899-1943
  • 1867-1953
  • 1889-1954
  • 1797-1851
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Laemmle, Carl
  • Fort, Garrett
  • Faragoh, Francis Edwards
  • Whale, James
  • Karloff, Boris
  • Clive, Colin
  • Clarke, Mae
  • Boles, John
  • Van Sloan, Ed.
  • Kerr, Frederick
  • Frye, Dwight
  • Belmore, Lionel
  • Harris, Marilyn
  • Balderston, John L.
  • Webling, Peggy
  • Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft
  • Universal Pictures Corporation
  • Universal Studios Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
71
Series statement
Classic monster collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft
  • Frankenstein's Monster
  • Scientists
  • Monsters
  • English fiction
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Frankenstein : [the man who made a monster], Universal Pictures Corporation ; produced by Carl Laemmle, Jr. ; screenplay, Garrett Fort, Francis Edwards Faragoh ; directed by James Whale, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Adapted by John L. Balderston from a play by Peggy Webling based on the story by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley
  • Originally produced as motion picture in 1931
  • Special features include feature commentary with 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!" and "The Frankenstein files", a documentary by David J. Skal
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Restored version.
Extent
1 videodisc (71 min.)
Isbn
9780783227467
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192032523
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
20325
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 3011203
  • (OCoLC)ocm42206540
  • 3011203
System details
DVD; 2.0 mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Frankenstein : [the man who made a monster], Universal Pictures Corporation ; produced by Carl Laemmle, Jr. ; screenplay, Garrett Fort, Francis Edwards Faragoh ; directed by James Whale, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Adapted by John L. Balderston from a play by Peggy Webling based on the story by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley
  • Originally produced as motion picture in 1931
  • Special features include feature commentary with 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!" and "The Frankenstein files", a documentary by David J. Skal
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Restored version.
Extent
1 videodisc (71 min.)
Isbn
9780783227467
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192032523
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
20325
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 3011203
  • (OCoLC)ocm42206540
  • 3011203
System details
DVD; 2.0 mono
Video recording format
DVD

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