The Curse of Frankenstein (Blu-ray)

Victor Frankenstein builds a creature and brings it to life, but it behaves not as he intended.
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Format:  Blu-ray BD-R  (2 Discs)
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Blu-ray BD-R Details

  • Disc 1 - ASPECT RATIOS 1.85:1 & 1.66:1
  • Disc 2 - ASPECT RATIO 1.37:1
  • Run Time: 1 hours, 23 minutes
  • Video: Color
  • Encoding: Region 0 (Worldwide)
  • Released: December 15, 2020
  • Originally Released: 1957
  • Label: Warner Archives

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Total Count: 18


User Ratings: 3,804
A movie with a distinctive mood and style that finds its own niche. Full Review
Jul 16, 2018
Rating: 3/5 -- In its best scenes, it adds dynamism and British grit to a genre that had previously tried to get by on atmospherics and mood alone. It manages to be shocking without being especially frightening, and its virtues of performance and style remain striking. Full Review
Empire Magazine
Sep 3, 2013
Rating: 4/5 -- This was the classic that single-handedly revived traditional British Gothic and firmly placed the "Hammer House of Horror" on the global gore map. Full Review
Radio Times
Oct 18, 2016
Rating: 9/10 -- A sterling exemplar of the best of everything that made Hammer so special. Full Review
Antagony & Ecstasy
Oct 11, 2010
The immense possibilities of the Frankenstein story have here been sacrificed by an ill-made script, poor direction and performance and, above all, a preoccupation with disgusting - not horrific - charnelry. Full Review
Monthly Film Bulletin
Feb 17, 2016
Peter Cushing gets every inch of drama from the leading role, making almost believable the ambitious urge and diabolical accomplishment. Full Review
Oct 18, 2008
Rating: 3/5 -- Christopher Lee is excellent as the mute monster, but this is Cushing's film all the way, and his ground-breaking portrayal of Baron Frankenstein dominated the series in five more films ... Full Review
TV Guide
Sep 3, 2013

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Baron Victor Frankenstein has discovered the secret to generating new life and unleashed a murderous ripple effect, born from his cursed creation: a monster with a horrid face and a tendency to kill.
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Warner Archive Collection

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  • Sales Rank: 3,166
  • UPC: 883929729722
  • Shipping Weight: 0.25/lbs (approx)
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