Overview

A young neurosurgeon inherits the castle of his grandfather, the famous Dr. Victor von Frankenstein. In the castle he finds a funny hunchback, a pretty lab assistant and the elderly housekeeper. Young Frankenstein believes that the work of his grandfather was delusional, but when he discovers the book where the mad doctor described his reanimation experiment, he suddenly changes his mind.

  1. Mel Brooks

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Mary Shelley

    Characters

  3. Gene Wilder

    Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Gene Wilder

    Gene Wilder

    Dr. Frederick Frankenstein

  2. Peter Boyle

    Peter Boyle

    The Monster

  3. Marty Feldman

    Marty Feldman

    Igor

  4. Madeline Kahn

    Madeline Kahn

    Elizabeth

  5. Cloris Leachman

    Cloris Leachman

    Frau Bl├╝cher

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Young Frankenstein
Young Frankenstein

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Status Released

Release Information

  • December 15, 1974
    PG
    Theatrical

    Meaning

    Some material may not be suitable for children under 10. These films may contain some mild language, crude/suggestive humor, scary moments and/or violence. No drug content is present. There are a few exceptions to this rule. A few racial insults may also be heard.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 46m

Budget $2,800,000.00

Revenue $86,273,333.00

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