Bride Of Frankenstein

Bride Of Frankenstein US (1935) Dir. James Whale With the classic 1931 film version of Mary Shelley’s seminal tale ending on a fairly conclusive note with the death of the monster, the idea of a sequel to Frankenstein was a proposition of some temerity by Universal. To dig themselves out a metaphorical grave the scriptwriters … Continue reading Bride Of Frankenstein

Frankenstein

Frankenstein US (1931) Dir. James Whale This review is actually quite a daunting one to write since the subject is one of the most iconic horror films ever made about which millions, billions and possibly frillions of words have already been written. What could I possibly add to what has been said about this vastly … Continue reading Frankenstein

The Invisible Man

The Invisible Man US (1933) Dir. James Whale With Universal starting to gain a reputation as the masters of horror with the successes of Dracula (1931), Frankenstein (1931) and The Mummy (1932), they continued to add to this soon to be classic library with James Whale’s rather liberal adaptation of H.G Wells’s seminal novel The … Continue reading The Invisible Man