The Ghost of Frankenstein

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The Ghost of Frankenstein is an American monster horror film released in 1942. The movie is the fourth in a series of films produced by Universal Studios based upon characters in Mary Shelley's novel Frankenstein and features Lon Chaney, Jr. read more
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The Ghost of Frankenstein is an American monster horror film released in 1942. The movie is the fourth in a series of films produced by Universal Studios based upon characters in Mary Shelley's novel Frankenstein and features Lon Chaney, Jr. as the Monster, taking over from Boris Karloff, who played the role in the first three films of the series, and Béla Lugosi in his second and final appearance as the demented Ygor. The supporting cast features Lionel Atwill, Cedric Hardwicke, Ralph Bellamy and Evelyn Ankers.

Original Release

03/13/1942

Cast

Ralph Bellamy Erik Ernst
Lionel Atwill Doctor Theodore Bohmer
Bela Lugosi Ygor
Janet Ann Gallow Cloestine Hussman
Barton Yarborough Dr. Kettering
Doris Lloyd Martha
Cedric Hardwicke Ghost of Henry Frankenstein (as Sir Cedric Hardwicke)
Evelyn Ankers Elsa Frankenstein
Leyland Hodgson Chief Constable
Olaf Hytten Hussman
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Erle C. Kenton

Writers

Scott Darling, Eric Taylor

Cast

Ralph Bellamy Erik Ernst
Lionel Atwill Doctor Theodore Bohmer
Bela Lugosi Ygor
Janet Ann Gallow Cloestine Hussman
Barton Yarborough Dr. Kettering
Doris Lloyd Martha
Cedric Hardwicke Ghost of Henry Frankenstein (as Sir Cedric Hardwicke)
Evelyn Ankers Elsa Frankenstein
Leyland Hodgson Chief Constable
Olaf Hytten Hussman
Holmes Herbert Magistrate
Lon Chaney Jr. The Monster (as Lon Chaney)
Lionel Belmore Councillor
Harry Cording Frone
Dwight Frye Villager
Brandon Hurst Hans
Michael Mark Councillor
William Smith Village Boy
Colin Clive Dr. Henry Frankenstein (Archive)
Richard Alexander Villager

Producers

Editors

Ted J. Kent

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