The classic and definitive monster/horror film of all time, director james whale's frankenstein (1931) is the screen version of mary shelley's gothic 1818 nightmarish novel of the same name (frankenstein or, the modern prometheus) the film, with victorian undertones, was produced by carl laemmle. Find great deals on ebay for young frankenstein and young frankenstein dvd the young boy frankenstein young frankenstein dvd set mel brooks classic comedy. From the creators of broadway's record-breaking musical comedy sensation, the producers, comes young frankenstein this monster of a hit musical based on mel brooks' classic comedy film masterpiece.
The comedy genius mel brooks adapts his legendarily funny film into a brilliant stage creation - young frankenstein classic broadway comedy period/historical. Comedy comics & graphic novels annotating 'frankenstein' and reviving a classic weekend edition host rachel martin talks with princeton english professor susan wolfson young frankenstein. Comedy 198 fan ratings tell us where you are enter your location to see which movie theaters are playing young frankenstein near you. In fact, young frankenstein was shot in the same castle using the same lab equipment and props used in the 1931 original kenneth strickfaden, the set designer who created the original equipment in james whale's classic, gave brooks the rights to use it for this spoof.
As the stage musical adaptation of mel brooks' young frankenstein prepares to hit london, richard phillips-jones looks back at the original 1974 horror-comedy classic movie title: young frankenstein. Mel brooks style take on frankenstein and the monster | see more ideas about young frankenstein, classic books and classic movies. Mel brooks' young frankenstein is a fine horror comedy that remains a classic of the genre this is one film that is very funny, with good acting and directing the film is one of the most. Young frankenstein (1974) is one of writer-producer-director mel brooks' best films - a nostalgic, hilarious spoof-tribute to classic horror films (with its authentic black and white cinematography and production design/set decoration), and in particular, of mary wollstonecraft shelley's classic. Mel brooks's comedy young frankenstein (1974) parodied elements of the first three universal frankenstein movies brooks also recreated the movie into a musical of the same name a live-action parody film, frankenweenie (1984), depicting victor frankenstein as a modern american boy and his deceased pet dog as the monster, was made by tim.
Talk about reanimating the dead us comedy legend mel brooks' classic 1974 spoof film young frankenstein had been gathering dust for 33 years until it popped up again as a broadway musical in. Young frankenstein (1974) certainly the most balanced and consistently brilliant film from the prolific and witty writer-director comic legend mel brooks, this black-and-white horror spoof, young frankenstein, takes on the mary shelley classic with winning results. The stage coach players begin performing young frankenstein tonight for fans of the mel brooks film, the stage performance is a little different from the movie, but it loses none of what makes.
Young frankenstein classic comedy analysis in order for a comedy to be considered a classic comedy, it has to have specific qualities the film must be timeless so it will be easily understood after many years, contain a universal plot relatable to the viewer and must utilize superstantial levels of humor. Young frankenstein (dvd) find by address or postal code search. Overview of young frankenstein, 1974, directed by mel brooks, with terry garr, cloris leachman, gene wilder, at turner classic movies.
A restoration of a rare latex frankenstein headpiece casting from the 1948 classic comedy, abbott & costello meet frankenstein we're all big fans of the classic monster films, especially the mash-ups. Continuing the celebration of this comedy classic, black dog & leventhal, an imprint of hachette books, will be publishing young frankenstein: a mel brooks book: the making of the film, an. Young frankenstein remains a must see for any student of film comedy, as well as anyone who enjoys a great movie and a good laugh previous story next story tags: frankenstein , eddie deezen , deezen , mel brooks , young frankenstein. Young frankenstein is a 1974 american comedy film directed by mel brooks the film is a spoof of mary shelley's frankenstein and the various film adaptations released by universal studios in the early 20th century.
From the creators of the record-breaking broadway sensation the producers, young frankenstein is based on the oscar-nominated smash-hit 1974 film a wickedly inspired re-imagining of the frankenstein legend based on mel brooks' classic comedy masterpiece, the story follows bright young dr. Amazoncom: young frankenstein toy from the community amazon try prime all classic comedy film young frankenstein featuring the monster. Summary mel brooks' own words telling all about the players, the filming, and studio antics during the production of this great comedy classic. Young frankenstein the scariest comedy of all time feel it is the cast that makes this movie the complete comedy classic that it is in young frankenstein.