Both fans of Mary Bryce Shelley's classic, "Frankenstein," and new fans of Gothic fiction who have only a passing recognition of the Frankenstein name will enjoy "This Dark Endeavor," Kenneth Oppel's recently published prequel to the original.
Victor Frankenstein, an intense teenager, has enjoyed a privileged upbringing at the Chateau Frankenstein near Geneva.
WORCESTER - There wasn't a full moon outside The Hanover Theatre for the Performing Arts Friday night, but inside, comic lunacy both lurched and reigned supreme with the debut of a new touring show of "The New Mel Brooks Musical Young Frankenstein.
First was the 1974 movie "Young Frankenstein," a wonderful parody of Frankenstein horror films.
NETWORK CELEBRATES PREMIERE OF MEL BROOKS' NEW BROADWAY MUSICAL, YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN
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In the original versions of Frankenstein
, The Hunchback of Notre Dame, "Phantom of the Opera," Jekyll & Hyde, and even Dracula we aren't simply terrified and enraged by these ghouls trolling about in our dungeons, sewers, or bell towers.
Also, there exists a popular misunderstanding which thinks that Frankenstein
is the monster instead of the doctor.
as 25 and one-half flying Frankensteins
parachute into the
Mel Brooks' monstrously crazy tribute to Mary Shelly's classic pokes hilarious fun at just about every Frankenstein
movie ever made.