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Frankenstein : Complete Legacy Collection (2014)


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Published: Universal City, CA : Universal Studios Home Entertainment, [2014] ©2014
Series: Universal Classic Monsters. Complete 30-Film Collection
Description:  4 videodiscs (10 hr., 9 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN: 0025192248399, 9780025192249, 0025192248, 9786315609527,
Language:  English

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"All 8 films from the original legacy, 1931 - 1948"--Container

Special features: The Frankenstein files: How Hollywood made a monster documentary -- She's alive! Creating the bride of Frankenstein documentary -- Karloff: the gentle monster -- Frankenstein archives -- The bride of Frankenstein archives -- Boo!: a short film -- Abbott and Costello meet the monsters -- 4 feature commentaries -- Production photographs -- Theatrical trailers

Frankenstein: Cast: Boris Karloff, Colin Clive, Mae Clarke, John Boles, Edward Van Sloan, Dwight Frye

The Bride of Frankenstein: Cast: Boris Karloff, Colin Clive, Elsa Lanchester, Ernest Thesiger, Dwight Frye, Valerie Hobson, O.P. Heggie, Una O'Connor

Son of Frankenstein: Cast: Basil Rathbone, Boris Karloff, Bela Lugosi, Lionel Atwill, Josephine Hutchinson, Donnie Dunagan, Emma Dunn, Edgar Norton

The ghost of Frankenstein: Cast: Sir Cedric Hardwicke, Ralph Bellamy, Lionel Atwill, Bela Lugosi, Evelyn Ankers, Lon Chaney Jr

Frankenstein meets the Wolf Man: Cast: Ilona Massey, Patric Knowles, Bela Lugosi, Lionel Atwill, Maria Ouspenskaya, Lon Chaney Jr

House of Frankenstein: Cast: Boris Karloff, Lon Chaney Jr., John Carradine, J. Carrol Naish, Anne Gwynne, Peter Coe, Elena Verdugo, Lionel Atwill

House of Dracula: Cast: Lon Chaney Jr., Martha O'Driscoll, John Carradine, Lionel Atwill, Onslow Stevens, Glenn Strange, Jane Adams, Ludwig Stossel

Abbott and Costello meet Frankenstein: Cast: Bud Abbott, Lou Costello, Lon Chaney Jr., Bella Lugosi, Glenn Strange, Lenore Aubert, Jane Randolph, Frank Ferguson, Charles Bradstreet

A scientist creates a man with body parts of corpses with monstrous results; inspired by his devious mentor, Dr. Frankenstein creates a bride for his monster; Dr. Frankenstein's son revives the monster only to discover that it is being controlled by a devious assistant; when Ygor brings the monster to Dr. Ludwig Frankenstein, the doctor tries to replace the monster's brain with a normal one; an evil scientist escapes from prison and encounters Dracula and other monsters; Dracula and the Wolf Man seek cures for their afflictions; two freight handlers encounter Dracula and other monsters

Rating: Not rated

DVD, dual layer; NTSC, region 1; full screen (1.33:1); Dolby Digital

English dialog; English subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing

Frankenstein (1931) (1 hr., 10 min.) / Bride of Frankenstein (1935) (1 hr., 15 min.) / Son of Frankenstein (1939) (1hr., 39 min.) / Ghost of Frankenstein (1942) (1 hr., 7 min.) / Frankenstein meets the Wolf Man (1943) (1 hr., 13 min.) / House of Frankenstein (1944) (1 hr., 10 min.) / House of Dracula (1945) (1 hr., 7 min.) / Abbott and Costello meet Frankenstein (1948) (1 hr., 23 min.) /

produced by Carl Laemmle Jr. ; directed by James Whale -- produced by Carl Laemmle, Jr. ; directed by James Whale -- produced by Rowland V. Lee ; directed by Rowland V. Lee -- produced by George Waggner ; directed by Erle C. Kenton -- produced by George Waggner ; directed by Roy William Neill -- produced by Paul Malvern ; directed by Erle C. Kenton -- produced by Paul Malvern ; directed by Erle C. Kenton -- produced by Robert Arthur ; directed by Charles T. Barton

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Additional Credits:
Laemmle, Carl, Jr., 1908-1979, film producer
Whale, James, 1889-1957, film director
Lee, Rowland V., 1891-1975, film director
Kenton, Erle C., 1896-1980, film director
Neill, Roy William, 1887-1946, film director
Barton, Charles, 1902-1981, film director
Karloff, Boris, 1887-1969, actor
Clive, Colin, 1900-1937, actor
Frye, Dwight, 1899-1943, actor
Rathbone, Basil, 1892-1967, actor
Lugosi, Bela, 1882-1956, actor
Bellamy, Ralph, 1904-1991, actor
Atwill, Lionel, 1885-1946, actor
Chaney, Lon, Jr., 1906-1973, actor
Carradine, John, actor
Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft, 1797-1851.
Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm),

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