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Young Frankenstein / 20th Century Fox ; produced by Gruskoff/Venture Films, Crossbow Productions, Inc. and Jouer Limited ; A Mel Brooks film ; screen story and screenplay by Gene Wilder and Mel Brooks, based on characters in the novel Frankenstein by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley ; produced by Michael Gruskoff ; directed by Mel Brooks.

Brooks, Mel, 1926- (Added Author). Gruskoff, Michael. (Added Author). Wilder, Gene, 1933-2016 (Added Author). Boyle, Peter, 1935-2006 (Added Author). Feldman, Marty, 1933-1982 (Added Author). Leachman, Cloris. (Added Author). Garr, Teri, 1952- (Added Author). Mars, Kenneth. (Added Author). Kahn, Madeline. (Added Author). Morris, John, 1926-2018 Young Frankenstein (Added Author). Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft, 1797-1851 Frankenstein (Added Author). Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation. (Added Author). Venture Films. (Added Author). Crossbow Productions. (Added Author). Jouer Films. (Added Author). Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc. (Added Author). Gene Wilder, Peter Boyle, Marty Feldman, Cloris Leachman, Teri Garr, Kenneth Mars, Madeline Kahn. (Cast).

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Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (102 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Beverly Hills, Calif. : Twentieth Century-Fox Home Entertainment, [2006]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1974.
Also issued as part of the set The Mel Brooks Collection.
Formatted Contents Note:
Special features include: Optional audio feature commentary with director Mel Brooks ; Making FrankenSense of Young Frankenstein (36 min. ; making-of documentary) ; original trailers ; TV spots ; outtakes (ca. 5 min.) ; production stills ; deleted scenes (ca. 16 min.) ; Mexican interviews : Marty Feldman (ca. 4 min.) -- Gene Wilder and Cloris Leachman (ca. 3 min.).
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Gerald Hirschfeld ; film editor, John C. Howard ; music composed and conducted by John Morris.
Participant or Performer Note:
Gene Wilder, Peter Boyle, Marty Feldman, Cloris Leachman, Teri Garr, Kenneth Mars, Madeline Kahn.
Summary, etc.:
A finely tuned parody of the old Frankenstein movies, in which Wilder returns to the old country to clear his family name. He finds his late grandfather's step-by-step manual explaining how to bring a corpse to life. With Igor, his hunchbacked assistant, and the curvaceous Inga, Dr. Frankenstein creates a monster who only wants to be loved.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG.
System Details Note:
DVD ; NTSC, Region 1 ; widescreen ; dual-layer disc ; Dolby digital mono.
Language Note:
English, French, or Spanish language soundtracks ; optional English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired (SDH). Closed-captioned.
Awards Note:
Named to the National Film Registry in 2003 by the Library of Congress ; Winner, Best Dramatic Writing (Mel Brooks, Gene Wilder), 1976 Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America Nebula Awards ; Winner, Best Dramatic Presentation, 1975 Hugo Awards ; Winner, Golden Scroll awards for : Best Director (Mel Brooks), Best Horror Film, Best Make-up (William Tuttle), Best Set Direction (Robert de Vestel, Dale Hennesy), Best Supporting Actor (Marty Feldman), 1976 Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films (USA).
Subject: Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft, 1797-1851. Frankenstein > Filmadaptations.
Frankenstein, Victor (Fictitious character) > Drama.
Human experimentation in medicine > Drama.
Monsters > Drama.
Scientists > Drama.
Frankenstein films > Parodies, imitations, etc.
Genre: Comedy films.
Monster films.
Feature films.
Parody films.
Fiction films.
Mad scientist films.
Film adaptations.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
National Film Registry.
DVD-Video discs.

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