The Ghost of Frankenstein

From The Grindhouse Cinema Database

The Ghost of Frankenstein (1942, USA) is a Horror film directed by Erle C. Kenton.


Main Details

  • Released on March 13, 1942
  • B&W
  • Running time: 67 minutes
  • Production and Distribution Co.: Universal Pictures
  • Directed by Erle C. Kenton
  • Written by Scott Darling and Eric Taylor
  • Starring: Lon Chaney Jr, Bela Lugosi, Cedric Hardwicke, Ralph Bellamy

Plot Summary

  • Dr. Frankenstein's plans to replace the brain of his monster are hijacked by his scheming and malevolent assistant Ygor.


  • Stark Terror! Added Thrills! in a Spine-Tingling Experience !
  • NEW WEIRD THRILLS...NEW SPINE-CHILLING STORY! (original release posters)
  • The King of all Monsters strikes again! No chains can hold him! No tomb can seal him in! (original release posters)
  • You've waited years for these NEW Terrifying adventures, more Thrilling than ever before! (original posters)
  • NEW TOWERING TERROR! (original print ad - all caps)
  • You can't keep a good monster down!
  • All NEW Thrills!
  • NEW THRILLS as the Monster Stalks Again!
  • No Chains Can Hold Him! No Tomb Can Seal Him In!
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