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The Curse of Frankenstein 1957 12

83 mins United Kingdom Director. Terence Fisher

In 1957 Hammer's Gothic cycle exploded onto the screen in full colour, and the genre was never the same again.  The film brought two horror icons together on screen for the first time: Peter Cushing is mad scientist Baron von Frankenstein, who believes he can imitate God by bringing a dead body back to life; Christopher Lee, unmistakeable despite heavy make-up, is his tormented creation.

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Directed by

Terence Fisher

Featuring

Peter Cushing

Christopher Lee

Genres

Horror Science Fiction

Tags

Scientific research Frankenstein

Collection

Based on the Book…

Certificate

12

Released

1957

Country

United Kingdom

Language

English

Production company

Clarion Film Productions

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