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Frankenstein: The True Story

Frankenstein: The True Story

This much-requested, made-for-TV adaptation of Mary Shelley's novel stars Michael Sarrazin as the creature given life by Victor Frankenstein (Leonard Whiting), who witnesses his creation turn uncontrollable after he's duped by his associate, Dr. Polidori (James Mason). David McCallum, Jane Seymour, Ralph Richardson, John Gielgud and Tom Baker also star.

TitleFrankenstein: The True Story
Release DateNovember 28th, 1973
GenresDrama, Horror, Science Fiction, TV Movie
Runtime
DirectorJack Smight
WritersMary Shelley, Christopher Isherwood, Don Bachardy
Production CompanyUniversal Pictures
Production CountryUnited States of America
Plot Keywordsbased on novel or book, monster, hermit, frankenstein, murder, reanimation, doctor, scientist, gothic, blind man
James Mason
James Mason
Dr. John Polidori
Leonard Whiting
Leonard Whiting
Victor Frankenstein
David McCallum
David McCallum
Dr. Clervall
Jane Seymour
Jane Seymour
Agatha / Prima
Nicola Pagett
Nicola Pagett
Elizabeth Fanschawe
Michael Sarrazin
Michael Sarrazin
The Creature
Michael Wilding
Michael Wilding
Sir Richard Fanshawe
Tom Baker
Tom Baker
Sea Captain
Agnes Moorehead
Agnes Moorehead
Mrs. Blair
Margaret Leighton
Margaret Leighton
Francoise DuVal
November 28th, 1973