Based on Mary Shelley's novel, "Frankenstein" tells the story of Victor Frankenstein, a promising young doctor who, devastated by the death of his mother during childbirth, becomes obsessed with bringing the dead back to life. His experiments lead to the creation of a monster, which Frankenstein has put together with the remains of corpses. It's not long before Frankenstein regrets his actions.

  1. Steph Lady


  2. Mary Shelley


  3. Kenneth Branagh


  4. Frank Darabont


Top Billed Cast

  1. Robert De Niro

    Robert De Niro

    The Creature

  2. Kenneth Branagh

    Kenneth Branagh

    Victor Frankenstein

  3. Tom Hulce

    Tom Hulce

    Henry Clerval

  4. Helena Bonham Carter

    Helena Bonham Carter


  5. Aidan Quinn

    Aidan Quinn

    Cap. Robert Walton

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Mary Shelley's Frankenstein
Mary Shelley's Frankenstein



Original Title Frankenstein

Status Released

Release Information

  • November 4, 1994


    Under 17 requires accompanying parent or adult guardian 21 or older. The parent/guardian is required to stay with the child under 17 through the entire movie, even if the parent gives the child/teenager permission to see the film alone. These films may contain strong profanity, graphic sexuality, nudity, strong violence, horror, gore, and strong drug use. A movie rated R for profanity often has more severe or frequent language than the PG-13 rating would permit. An R-rated movie may have more blood, gore, drug use, nudity, or graphic sexuality than a PG-13 movie would admit.

Original Language English

Runtime 2h 3m

Budget $45,000,000.00

Revenue $112,006,296.00

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