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Contest Period: 28 days | 14 days left

Win A Copy Of 'The Curse Of Frankenstein' Blu-ray

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  • Blu-ray
Contest Period: 28 days | 14 days left
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1957 Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
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Plot

In prison and awaiting execution, Dr. Victor Frankenstein recounts to a priest what led him to his current circumstance. He inherited his family's wealth after the death of his mother when he was still only a young man. He hired Paul Krempe as his tutor and he immediately developed an interest in medical science. After several years, he and Krempe became equals and he developed an interest in the origins and nature of life. After successfully re-animating a dead dog, Victor sets about constructing a man using body parts he acquires for the purpose including the hands of a pianist and the brain of a renowned scholar. As Frankenstein's excesses continue to grow, Krempe is not only repulsed by what his friend has done but is concerned for the safety of the beautiful Elizabeth, Victor's cousin and fiancée who has come to live with them. His experiments lead to tragedy and his eventual demise.

Director

Terence Fisher

Writers

Jimmy Sangster (screenplay), Mary Shelley (based on the classic story by)

Actors

Peter Cushing, Hazel Court, Robert Urquhart, Christopher Lee


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  • Open to US Residents
  • One entry per person
  • 18+
  • Enter by Friday, January 29
1957 Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Approved
Plot

In prison and awaiting execution, Dr. Victor Frankenstein recounts to a priest what led him to his current circumstance. He inherited his family's wealth after the death of his mother when he was still only a young man. He hired Paul Krempe as his tutor and he immediately developed an interest in medical science. After several years, he and Krempe became equals and he developed an interest in the origins and nature of life. After successfully re-animating a dead dog, Victor sets about constructing a man using body parts he acquires for the purpose including the hands of a pianist and the brain of a renowned scholar. As Frankenstein's excesses continue to grow, Krempe is not only repulsed by what his friend has done but is concerned for the safety of the beautiful Elizabeth, Victor's cousin and fiancée who has come to live with them. His experiments lead to tragedy and his eventual demise.

Director

Terence Fisher

Writers

Jimmy Sangster (screenplay), Mary Shelley (based on the classic story by)

Actors

Peter Cushing, Hazel Court, Robert Urquhart, Christopher Lee

Want it now?

  • Open to US Residents
  • One entry per person
  • 18+
  • Enter by Friday, January 29