Frankenstein


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  • noun

Synonyms for Frankenstein

an agency that escapes control and destroys its creator

Related Words

the monster created by Frankenstein in a gothic novel by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley (the creator's name is commonly used to refer to his creation)

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Success emboldens Frankenstein and the student dares to create a fully formed being.
Daniel Radcliffe |and James McAvoy in Victor Frankenstein
Daniel and James Victor Success emboldens Frankenstein and the student dares to create a fully formed being with support from a wealthy patron called Finnegan (Freddie Fox).
Daniel Radcliffe and James McAvoy VICTOR FRANKENSTEIN
Victor Frankenstein (James McAvoy) is a student at the Royal College Of Medicine.
Success emboldens Frankenstein and the student dares to create a fully-formed being with support from a wealthy patron called Finnegan (Freddie Fox).
This Victor Frankenstein is monstrous fun and games.
Shelley's book did not feature the character, who first appeared in a Frankenstein movie in 1931, and was then called Fritz.
It's a different angle on the Frankenstein story," explains Sean.
The musical, officially "The New Mel Brooks Musical Young Frankenstein,'' is based on the 1974 comedy film directed by Brooks.
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It has been recently announced that the film will have the new title "Victor Frankenstein" which gives emphasis to the Frankenstein man and not the monster that he became.
He is Ahmed Sdawi and his winning novel is Frankenstein in Baghdad.
1 Frankenstein (1931) A YOUNG scientist and his ogre assistant produce a monster (Boris Karloff) using bits of old corpses in this timeless monster movie.