James Whales FRANKENSTEIN & James Whales BRIDE OF FRANKENSTEIN
Frankenstein (1931, 71 min)
Dr. Henry Frankenstein is acting reclusive about his new research up at the watchtower. Henry has plenty to hide! He and his hunchbacked assistant Fritz have assembled a Monster from parts of corpses and a stolen brain, and are preparing to bring it to life. Through an electric revival of the dead tissue, the Monster (Boris Karloff) lives! Escaping from the watchtower, the Monster's rampage spreads across the countryside, and Henry can no longer deny his connection with it.
Bride of Frankenstein (1935, 75 min)
In one of the most popular horror films of all time, Boris Karloff reprises his role as the silver screen's most misunderstood monster who now longs for a mate. Continuing exactly where the original left off, the critically acclaimed sequel introduces Dr. Pretorius as a deranged scientist who forces Henry Frankenstein to help him create a companion for the monster. This sequel features outstanding makeup and special effects, instantly making the Bride of Frankenstein (Elsa Lanchester) one of the most recognizable monsters of all time.
Friday, October 5