- Director: James Whale
- Writer: Mary Shelley; Peggy Webling
- Producer: E.M. Asher; Carl Laemmle Jr.
At only 70 minutes long, this absolute masterpiece achieves more than all the computer generated FX money can buy.
Whale runs amok with the satire while telling a damn fine story amid atmosphere and glorious sets.
Few movies achieve iconic status - this was one of the first - just take a look a Karloff's Monster - one of the most recognizable faces of all time.
Henry Frankenstein is a doctor who is trying to discover a way to make the dead walk. He succeeds and creates a monster that has to deal with living again.