So, plot summary. Blackenstein dropped the ball on Frankenstein + black. Steampunk, Frankenstein, Fantasy soap operas, Leonard Nimoy and More. You’ve got a civil tongue in your head. Like I say, this is not a brilliant movie, or a well made movie, but it is a subversive movie in a very real way. For an enhanced browsing experience, get the IMDb app on your smartphone or tablet. One night the lab door was accidentally left unlocked and he hesitantly ventures upstairs to the empty house. And it means teenage boys hurting girls because no one has explained to them how not to hurt girls. This is a flatly shot film; its simple setups allow the actors to casually amble through expository dialogue without any visual flare that could have alleviated from such lines as, “Isn’t that the way of women? 13 of 14 people found this review helpful. As his family’s wealth begins to run out, the Baron is forced to allow a TV crew shooting a documentary on his monster-making ancestors to film at his castle in Germany. Conveniently, just as the Professor is explaining his plans to his assistant, Dr. Karlton (Robert Burton), a group of teenagers crash their cars outside the Professor’s home. Whit Bissell (right) instructs the teenage monster (Gary Conway) as Professor Frankenstein. With Whit Bissell, Phyllis Coates, Robert Burton, Gary Conway. As the young folk say, ‘what gives?’. The monster makeup is awful and the acting is second rate at best. A teenage couple accidentally awakens an alien after hitting it with their car. Professor Frankenstein, a university lecturer with an alligator pit under his house, steals body parts of dead athletes from the wreckage of a crashed airplane. So, plot summary. Don’t worry, it won’t take long: Mad scientist who is a descendant of Victor Frankenstein has some out there ideas about biology, so he decides to build a monster. The Return of Dracula, 30 August 2016 Written by In this film, being a teenager means being kept in the dark by an abusive father. Frankenstein has a fiance, Margaret, who he neglects. Many films featuring a Frankenstein Monster use him as just a mindless brute with no personality or motivation. Looking for movie tickets? This film was originally going to be entitled “Frankenstein 1960” but it didn’t sound futuristic enough. Report missing or broken trailer . The monster, which looks like a snarling "Creature from the Black Lagoon," invades a sleepy seaside town. Professor Frankenstein creates a hulking teenager from the body of an accident victim; his "creation" awakens and goes on a killing spree. Monster happy. A lot of the 1950s teen movie genre consist of wish fulfillment for the kids. Josh Naugh takes a look at how Toho's Godzilla franchise has touched, shaped, and influenced the lives of fans. This last one is way ahead of its time. Soft putty would only gum up the internal workings, and when completely dry would be impossible to remove intact. | For years I avoided this film solely from the title and critic' comments about it. It’s interesting to note that when Richard W. Nason reviewed the film in 1958 for The New York Times, Nason seemed affronted at the prospect of the film aggravating the “mass social sickness euphemistically termed ‘juvenile delinquency’” It’s a fascinating contemporary anxiety to consider, especially when one can alternatively read the film making a point (if it makes any points at all) not about teenage violence, but rather the damaging influence of authoritarian parenting. Monster built. Unrated This was a trend American International Pictures played with for several of their horror and science fiction films at the time (also used in the final acts of War of the Colossal Beast and How to Make a Monster – both 1958). How are we doing here with Frankenstein + teenager? Gary Conway (left) and Whit Bissell as the teenage monster and Professor Frankenstein. Frightening! For even more, visit our Family Entertainment Guide. Your email address will not be published. Posted by GoreMaster Special Effects on July 20, 2009, Tagline: “The One…The Only KING OF MONSTERS as the new demon of the atomic age!”. | Naturally, this prompts the Professor to steal one of the dead teenagers’ bodies for his experiment. Earn 125 points on every ticket you buy. While making the creature, he deliberately causes it pain in order to condition it into obeying him. The other contributing factors were the recent successes of the British-made The Curse of Frankenstein and the low-budget American International release I Was a Teenage Frankenstein. Professor Frankenstein creates a hulking teenager from the body of an accident victim; his "creation" awakens and goes on a killing spree. He’s an inversion of Herman Munster or Gomez Addams, who are outwardly sinister or monstrous, but inwardly are stock caring 1950s patriarchs. Teen-age Frankenstein, for faults in other areas, is one of the few to allow the Monster a goal: he expresses his loneliness and desire for companionship.So for everyone who hasn't seen this film yet because of volumes of "Best of..." books, give it a try. Teen-age Frankenstein, for faults in other areas, is one of the few to allow the Monster a goal: he expresses his loneliness and desire for companionship. Enter your location to see which Margaret uses putty or clay to take an impression of the keyhole of the lock on the lab door. Certificate: Passed The One...The Only KING OF MONSTERS as the new demon of the atomic age. Professor Frankenstein, a university lecturer with an alligator pit under his house, steals body parts of dead athletes from the wreckage of a crashed airplane. It looks like we don't have a Synopsis for this title yet. He blackmails another scientist, Dr Karlton, into helping him. He hasn’t run away from a newborn baby, he’s the abusive father of a teenager. Well let’s start with why. American Ninja 3: Blood Hunt, 13 July 2016 Admittedly, it is a fun gimmick. Fiance discovers monster. American International Pictures released this film to many drive-in theaters on a double bill with Blood of Dracula (1957) with the tag line: "Warning! Gary Conway’s monster is sympathetic, but perhaps this is more so because of the extra-textual knowledge that one is meant to sympathise with the Frankenstein monster. Posts Tagged ‘I Was a Teenage Frankenstein’ “Frankenstein 1970” Posted by GoreMaster Special Effects on July 20, 2009. However, the Baron has some ideas of his own: using the money from the crew’s rent he buys an atomic reactor and uses it to create a hulking monster, transplanting his butler’s brain into the thing and using it to kill off the crew for more spare parts. Terrifying! When he talks to people he comes across like Fred McMurry’s evil twin. Then its mother shows up. Four years after Stage Four, a... 'This Is Not the Indie Rock I Signed Up For', goes the title of the opening track of Girl Friday's debut full-length album. It was also thought to be too far fetched that an independent researcher could obtain his own atomic reactor in 1960. Since the release of Guillermo Del Toro’s The Shape of Water (2017), much has been said of its threads to Jack Arnold’s Creature from the Black Lagoon (1954). It was released in the same year as Hammer’s Curse of Frankenstein, and it does not hold up well in comparison. Sitting down in a large stuffed chair, his body reacts to the soft cushions, experiencing comfort as never had before and almost melts into it. He enters Dr. Frankenstein's living room, in awe at all the splendor, his senses reeling at a world he never dreamed existed. A 1950s descendant of the infamous doctor creates a new monster from adolescent body parts. In this laboratory there is no death until I declare it so. For years I avoided this film solely from the title and critic' comments about it. As basic a Frankenstein movie plot as you can get. The inclusion of I Was a in the title arguably hints at some comedic implication, even if the film predominantly plays for horror.

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