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The Curse of Frankenstein (1957) was a Science Fiction - Horror Film directed by Terence Fisher and produced by Michael Carreras, Max Rosenberg, Anthony Nelson Keys and Anthony Hinds.

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THE CURSE OF FRANKENSTEIN At The University Of Notre Dame's Browning Cinema

By Dan Day Jr. on Sep 26, 2018 From The Hitless Wonder Movie Blog

This fall the University of Notre Dame is hosting a series called "Operation Frankenstein", in which a number of events will be helda to commemorate the 200th anniversary of Mary Shelley's famed novel. As part of the series, a number of Frankenstein films are being screened at the Browning Cinema, l... Read full article


Classic Films in Focus: THE CURSE OF FRANKENSTEIN (1957)

By Jennifer Garlen on Oct 26, 2012 From Virtual Virago

Although Mary Shelley's novel has been filmed many times, every adaptation of Frankenstein is unique, a point that The Curse of Frankenstein (1957) helps to prove. Director Terence Fisher's version of the Frankenstein story offers a different take than the iconic 1931 picture from James Whale; it br... Read full article


Classic Films in Focus: THE CURSE OF FRANKENSTEIN (1957)

By Jennifer Garlen on Oct 26, 2012 From Virtual Virago

Although Mary Shelley's novel has been filmed many times, every adaptation of Frankenstein is unique, a point that The Curse of Frankenstein (1957) helps to prove. Director Terence Fisher's version of the Frankenstein story offers a different take than the iconic 1931 picture from James Whale; it br... Read full article


Classic Films in Focus: THE CURSE OF FRANKENSTEIN (1957)

By Jennifer Garlen on Oct 26, 2012 From Virtual Virago

Although Mary Shelley's novel has been filmed many times, every adaptation of Frankenstein is unique, a point that The Curse of Frankenstein (1957) helps to prove. Director Terence Fisher's version of the Frankenstein story offers a different take than the iconic 1931 picture from James Whale; it br... Read full article


The Curse of Frankenstein

By Barry P. on Jul 29, 2011 From Cinematic Catharsis

(1957) Directed by Terence Fisher; Written by: Jimmy Sangster; Based on the Novel by Mary Shelley; Starring: Peter Cushing, Christopher Lee, Hazel Court and Robert Urquhart.Available on DVD. Rating: **** ½ Starting with Thomas Edison’s version of Frankenstein in 1910, there have been num... Read full article


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The first Frankenstein movie to be filmed in color, from November 19 1956- January 3 1957.
The script called for a child actress to play Hazel Court's character, Elizabeth, as a little girl of three or four in flashback scenes. Court suggested to the producers that her daughter, Sally Walsh, who looked very much like her mother, play the part. As Court said in an interview, "She hated it - HATED being in it! I think it was all foreign to her, and she didn't understand it. She still remembers it to this day, and still doesn't like it!"
Bernard Bresslaw was considered for the role of the Creature, on account of his height.
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