Top Frankenstein movies on DVD and Blu-ray

Rent Van Helsing on DVD Van Helsing
Synopsis
In a plot inspired by the writings of Bram Stoker, vampire hunter extraordinaire Van Helsing travels to a mysterious region of Eastern Europe on a quest to vanquish the big three -- Count Dracula, the Wolf Man and Frankenstein's monster.
Cast
Cast
Hugh Jackman, Kate Beckinsale, Richard Roxburgh, David Wenham, Shuler Hensley, Elena Anaya, Will Kemp, Kevin J. O'Connor, Alun Armstrong, Silvia Colloca, Josie Maran, Tom Fisher, Samuel West, Robbie Coltrane, Stephen Fisher
Director
Director
Stephen Sommers
Genres
Genres
Action & Adventure, Action Sci-Fi & Fantasy, Vampires, Werewolves, Frankenstein, Blockbusters
Rent I, Frankenstein on DVD I, Frankenstein
Synopsis
Many decades after his creation, Adam Frankenstein is still hunted through modern city streets, although now his pursuers are opposing clans of demons who want to uncover the secret of his longevity and use it to sustain their own immortality.
Cast
Cast
Aaron Eckhart, Bill Nighy, Yvonne Strahovski, Miranda Otto, Socratis Otto, Jai Courtney, Kevin Grevioux
Director
Director
Stuart Beattie
Genres
Genres
Horror, Frankenstein, Supernatural Thrillers
Rent Victor Frankenstein on DVD Victor Frankenstein
Synopsis
Putting a new spin on the classic tale of the reanimated monster, this reimagined version unspools through the perspective of loyal lab assistant Igor and his friendship with erratic genius Dr. Frankenstein.
Cast
Cast
Daniel Radcliffe, James McAvoy, Jessica Brown Findlay, Andrew Scott, Charles Dance
Director
Director
Paul McGuigan
Genres
Genres
Sci-Fi & Fantasy, Frankenstein
Rent Frankenstein / Bride of Frankenstein on DVD Frankenstein / Bride of Frankenstein
Synopsis
In Frankenstein, a mad scientist (Colin Clive) creates a monster (the inimitable Boris Karloff) but errs by giving him a criminal brain. In Bride of Frankenstein, the superior and very witty sequel to Frankenstein, the monster (Karloff) gets his own made-to-order (almost!) bride (Elsa Lanchester). Both classic Universal films were directed by legendary horrormeister James Whale, who set the bar very high for all to follow.
Cast
Cast
Colin Clive, Mae Clarke, John Boles, Boris Karloff, Edward Van Sloan, Frederick Kerr, Valerie Hobson, Elsa Lanchester, Ernest Thesiger, Gavin Gordon, Douglas Walton, Una O'Connor, E.E. Clive
Director
Director
James Whale
Genres
Genres
Classics, Horror Classics, Frankenstein
Rent Mary Shelley's Frankenstein on DVD Mary Shelley's Frankenstein
Synopsis
Rejected by society, a creature (Robert De Niro) comprised of criminals' corpses and the brilliant brain of Dr. M. Waldman (John Cleese) plots revenge against his creator: the death-obsessed Dr. Viktor Frankenstein (Kenneth Branagh). Tom Hulce, Helena Bonham Carter, Aidan Quinn and Ian Holm also star in Branagh's Oscar-nominated (Best Makeup), ambitious adaptation of this classic horror story set in the early 19th century.
Cast
Cast
Robert De Niro, Kenneth Branagh, Helena Bonham Carter, Tom Hulce, Aidan Quinn, Ian Holm, Richard Briers, John Cleese, Robert Hardy, Cherie Lunghi, Celia Imrie, Trevyn McDowell, Gerard Horan, Mark Hadfield, Joanna Roth
Director
Director
Kenneth Branagh
Genres
Genres
Drama, Dramas Based on Classic Literature, Pre-20th Century Period Pieces, Frankenstein, Halloween
Rent Son of Frankenstein /Ghost of Frankenstein on DVD Son of Frankenstein /Ghost of Frankenstein
Synopsis
The not-so-good doctor thinks his monster could be cured if he only had a normal brain so, with Ygor's "help," he takes it from the top.
Cast
Cast
Basil Rathbone, Boris Karloff, Bela Lugosi, Lionel Atwill, Josephine Hutchinson, Donnie Dunagan, Emma Dunn, Edgar Norton, Lawrence Grant, Lionel Belmore, Michael Mark, Cedric Hardwicke, Lon Chaney Jr., Ralph Bellamy, Evelyn Ankers, Doris Lloyd
Director
Director
Rowland V. Lee
Genres
Genres
Horror, Horror Classics, Frankenstein, Halloween
Rent House of Frankenstein on DVD House of Frankenstein
Synopsis
An evil scientist and his hunchbacked flunky pose as traveling horror-show carnies -- a perfect cover for their diabolical dealings, which include resurrecting a monster creation. Things get even more interesting when the pair runs into Dracula.
Cast
Cast
Boris Karloff, J. Carrol Naish, Lon Chaney Jr., John Carradine, Anne Gwynne, Peter Coe, Lionel Atwill, Elena Verdugo, George Zucco, Sig Ruman, William Edmunds
Director
Director
Erle C. Kenton
Genres
Genres
Classics, Horror Classics, Frankenstein, Halloween
Rent Frankenstein: The True Story on DVD Frankenstein: The True Story
Synopsis
Noteworthy for its faithfulness to Mary Shelley's novel, this version of the Frankenstein tale stars Leonard Whiting as the obsessed doctor who brings to life a creature made of dead body parts. The surprisingly intelligent monster (Michael Sarrazin) soon begins to degenerate physically and mentally, so Frankenstein creates a beautiful mate for him. But a misstep by the doctor sends the monster into a rage, putting Frankenstein's life in danger.
Cast
Cast
Michael Wilding, Nicola Pagett, James Mason, David McCallum, Leonard Whiting, Michael Sarrazin, Jane Seymour, Agnes Moorehead
Director
Director
Jack Smight
Genres
Genres
Horror, Frankenstein, Made-for-TV Movies, Halloween
Rent Frankenstein on DVD Frankenstein
Synopsis
This small-screen adaptation of Mary Shelley's classic novel stars Alec Newman as Victor Frankenstein, the scientist-gone-mad who creates the ultimate monster, fashioning a creature out of body parts harvested from corpses. When the world recoils from the doctor's creation because of its repulsive appearance, the creature turns on its maker. William Hurt plays the professor who warns Victor against going down a perilous path.
Cast
Cast
Luke Goss, Alec Newman, Julie Delpy, Nicole Lewis, Monika Hilmerova, Donald Sutherland, William Hurt, Tomas Mastalir
Director
Director
Kevin Connor
Genres
Genres
Drama, TV Miniseries, Dramas Based on Classic Literature, Pre-20th Century Period Pieces, Frankenstein, Hallmark
Rent The Curse of Frankenstein on DVD The Curse of Frankenstein
Synopsis
As he sits on death row, Baron Victor Frankenstein (Peter Cushing) confesses how he and his mentor (Robert Urquhart) performed grotesque scientific experiments, culminating in the creation of a creature (Christopher Lee) pieced together from human body parts and reanimated. The Baron's invention is a murderous monster that will do his bidding -- until the day it turns against its master and threatens to kill his fiancée (Hazel Court).
Cast
Cast
Peter Cushing, Hazel Court, Robert Urquhart, Christopher Lee, Melvyn Hayes, Valerie Gaunt, Paul Hardtmuth, Noel Hood
Director
Director
Terence Fisher
Genres
Genres
Classics, Horror Classics, Frankenstein, United Kingdom, Foreign Regions
Rent Frankenstein's Army on DVD Frankenstein's Army
Synopsis
As they push into Germany near the end of World War II, Russian troops discover that the Nazis have used the research of legendary scientist Victor Frankenstein to create monstrous new soldiers that are pieced together from body parts of the dead.
Cast
Cast
Karel Roden, Alexander Mercury, Joshua Sasse, Luke Newberry, Andrei Zayats, Mark Stevenson, Hon Ping Tang, Cristina Catalina, Robert Gwilym, Jan de Lukowicz
Director
Director
Richard Raaphorst
Genres
Genres
Horror, Sci-Fi Horror, Frankenstein, Zombies
Rent Frankenhooker on DVD Frankenhooker
Synopsis
When his pretty fiancée is literally torn to pieces by a runaway lawnmower, Jeffrey Franken creates a scheme to bring her back to life: reassemble her from the body parts of New York City prostitutes. Has he created a monster?
Cast
Cast
James Lorinz, Patty Mullen, Charlotte Helmkamp, Louise Lasser, Heather Hunter, Lia Chang
Director
Director
Frank Henenlotter
Genres
Genres
Horror, Frankenstein, Sci-Fi Horror, Cult Horror, Cult Comedies
Rent Frankenstein on DVD Frankenstein
Synopsis
Two centuries after Mary Shelley's story took place, the mad scientist (Thomas Kretschmann) who made Frankenstein has figured out a way to keep himself and the creature alive. In present-day America, Detective O'Connor (Parker Posey) is investigating a slew of gruesome killings. When the trail leads her to the doctor and his creation, she discovers their bizarre development over the past 200 years as they've faced both good and evil.
Cast
Cast
Parker Posey, Vincent Perez, Thomas Kretschmann, Adam Goldberg, Ivana Milicevic, Michael Madsen, Deneen Tyler, Anne Ewen, Billy Louviere, Ann Mahoney, Brett Rice, Stocker Fontelieu, Maureen Brennan, Will Schierhorn, Tom Nowicki
Director
Director
Marcus Nispel
Genres
Genres
Horror, Frankenstein, Sci-Fi Horror, Made-for-TV Movies
Rent Hammer Horror: Nght Creatures/Evil Franken on DVD Hammer Horror: Nght Creatures/Evil Franken
Synopsis
Hammer thrillers are beloved by horror movie fans because they're the perfect mix of kitsch and gore. In Night Creatures, Capt. Clegg (Peter Cushing) looks into reports of federal crimes in a village but quickly discovers the town is overrun by ghosts. The Evil of Frankenstein has the legendary doctor (Cushing) resuscitating his creature once more, but he's woefully misled by a hypnotist to whom he had entrusted the monster.
Cast
Cast
Peter Cushing, Yvonne Romain, Peter Woodthorpe, Patrick Allen, Duncan Lamont, Oliver Reed, Michael Ripper, Sandor Eles, Katy Wild, David Hutcheson
Director
Director
Peter Graham Scott, Freddie Francis
Genres
Genres
Horror, Horror Classics, Cult Horror, Supernatural Horror, Frankenstein, United Kingdom, Foreign Regions
Rent Frankenthumb on DVD Frankenthumb
Synopsis
It's alive! Gasp at nonstop comedy in this outrageous spoof that uses human thumbs with superimposed outfits and faces to tell the story of Frankenstein. Direct from the mind of Steve Oedekerk (Jimmy Neutron, The Nutty Professor), this film's incredible stylistic detail brings you into a world of gothic laboratories, hunchbacks and even a deceased Thumb brought back to life! Hold onto your electrodes!
Cast
Cast
Steve Oedekerk
Director
Director
Steve Oedekerk
Genres
Genres
Comedy, Spoofs and Satire, Frankenstein
Rent Frankenstein Created Woman on DVD Frankenstein Created Woman
Synopsis
In this well-crafted horror film, Dr. Frankenstein (Peter Cushing) sparks up the lab equipment to reanimate a curvaceous corpse when his assistant, Hans, is wrongly executed and his despondent girlfriend (Susan Denberg) kills herself. With help from a surgeon (Thorley Walters), the mad scientist transfers the soul of Hans into the dead woman's body. The experiment works, but Frankenstein's creation soon seeks revenge for her lover's execution.
Cast
Cast
Peter Cushing, Susan Denberg, Thorley Walters, Robert Morris, Duncan Lamont, Peter Blythe, David Chiang, Julie Ege, Robin Stewart, Szu Shih, John Forbes-Robertson, Robert Hanna
Director
Director
Terence Fisher, Roy Ward Baker
Genres
Genres
Classics, Horror Classics, Frankenstein
Rent Frankenstein Must Be Destroyed on DVD Frankenstein Must Be Destroyed
Synopsis
After a drunk wanders into and disrupts his secret lab, Dr. Frankenstein (Peter Cushing) decides he must find a new place to set up shop. Conveniently, he finds an innocent young girl (Veronica Carlson) who happens to have a boyfriend (Simon Ward) employed by the local hospital. Seeing his opportunity, Dr. Frankenstein kidnaps the couple and forces them to take part in a dangerous brain-swapping experiment.
Cast
Cast
Peter Cushing, Veronica Carlson, Freddie Jones, Simon Ward, Thorley Walters, Maxine Audley, George Pravda, Geoffrey Bayldon, Colette O'Neil, Frank Middlemass
Director
Director
Terence Fisher
Genres
Genres
Horror, Frankenstein, United Kingdom, Foreign Regions
Rent The Frankenstein Syndrome on DVD The Frankenstein Syndrome
Synopsis
In this updated take on Mary Shelley's classic, the quest for a universal healing serum goes seriously awry when one of the researchers -- the young and lovely Elizabeth -- comes up with a serum that goes a step further, reanimating the dead.
Cast
Cast
Ed Lauter, Kristina Wayborn, Louis Mandylor, Tiffany Shepis, Scott Anthony Leet, Maya Stojan, Richard Anderson, Patti Tindall, David C. Hayes, Shane Dean
Director
Director
Sean Tretta
Genres
Genres
Horror, Sci-Fi Horror, Frankenstein
Rent Frankenstein Reborn on DVD Frankenstein Reborn
Synopsis
Demented neurosurgeon Victor Franks (Rhett Giles) creates pure evil in Leigh Scott's modern-day adaptation of Mary Shelley's Gothic novel. The film pays homage to classic 1950s and '60s Hammer Studio horror flicks and sticks close to the original story, but this dark retelling doesn't skimp on the gore and conjures up a truly sinister mad doctor addicted to kinky sex and drugs. Joel Hebner, Thomas Downey and Eliza Swenson star.
Cast
Cast
Rhett Giles, Thomas Downey, Jeff Denton, Joel Hebner, Eliza Swenson, Jimmy Rockport, Amanda Barton, Danny Russo, Christina Rosenberg, Sarah Lieving
Director
Director
Leigh Scott
Genres
Genres
Horror, Frankenstein, B-Movie Horror
Rent The Frankenstein Theory on DVD The Frankenstein Theory
Synopsis
Professor John Venkenheim leads a documentary film crew to the rim of the Arctic Circle in a desperate effort to vindicate his academic reputation. Venkenheim and his team search for the legendary monster, a creature mired in mystery and drenched in blood. What they find is an unspeakable truth more terrifying than any fictional nightmare from which there is no waking.
Cast
Cast
Kris Lemche, Joe Egender, Timothy V. Murphy, Eric Zuckerman, Christine Lakin, Heather Stephens
Director
Director
Andrew Weiner
Genres
Genres
Horror, Frankenstein, Supernatural Horror
Rent Frankenstein Unbound on DVD Frankenstein Unbound
Synopsis
In Los Angeles of the near future, Dr. Buchanan's (John Hurt) newest project forms a wormhole in time that sends him back to 1817 Switzerland. There, he encounters Dr. Victor Frankenstein (Raul Julia), whose own experiments are also upsetting the natural order. Nick Brimble stars as the monster in director Roger Corman's twist on the classic Frankenstein legend. Bridget Fonda, Jason Patric and INXS's Michael Hutchence co-star.
Cast
Cast
John Hurt, Raul Julia, Nick Brimble, Bridget Fonda, Catherine Rabett, Jason Patric, Michael Hutchence, Catherine Corman, William Geiger
Director
Director
Roger Corman
Genres
Genres
Horror, Frankenstein, Sci-Fi Horror
Rent Jesse James Meets Frankenstein Daughter on DVD Jesse James Meets Frankenstein Daughter
Synopsis
When famed gunslinger Jesse James brings his wounded muscle-bound partner to the doctor, he soon wishes he had picked a different physician. The doctor turns out to be Frankenstein's granddaughter … and she's a real pro at dismemberment and transplantation! A "Golden Turkey" nominee, this movie was lensed by infamous hack director William "One Shot" Beaudine.
Cast
Cast
Joe Bob Briggs, John Lupton, Narda Onyx, Estelita Rodriguez, Cal Bolder, Jim Davis, Steven Geray, Rayford Barnes
Director
Director
William Beaudine
Genres
Genres
Horror, Horror Classics, Frankenstein, B-Movie Horror
Rent Terror of Frankenstein on DVD Terror of Frankenstein
Synopsis
Navigating his way through medical school, the young Victor Frankenstein (Leon Vitali) becomes obsessed with creating life. On graduating, he begins an array of bizarre experiments -- all of which use body parts stolen from the local morgue -- to build his now-famous monster. Writer-director Calvin Floyd's cinematic vision is considered by many to be the most faithful adaptation of Mary Shelley's classic novel.
Cast
Cast
Leon Vitali, Nicholas Clay, Stacey Dorning, Jan Ohlsson, Per Oscarsson
Director
Director
Calvin Floyd
Genres
Genres
Horror, Frankenstein, Foreign Regions
Rent Rock & Roll Frankenstein on DVD Rock & Roll Frankenstein
Synopsis
How's this for a plot that really rocks? An ambitious record producer cajoles his scientist nephew into constructing the world's greatest musician -- stitched out of body parts from late, great rock 'n' rollers. Along the way, they steal the hands of Jimi Hendrix, the brain of Elvis and other choice bits and pieces. But controlling this monstrosity (who has a "King"-sized ego, of course) is going to be difficult. Brian O'Hara directs.
Cast
Cast
Graig Guggenheim, Jayson Spence, Barry Feterman, Hiram Jacob Segarra, Andrew Hurley, Ted Travelstead, Mark Trares, Jamie Gillard, Joan Gerardi, Tonio Descanvelle
Director
Director
Brian O'Hara
Genres
Genres
Horror, Frankenstein, B-Movie Horror
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