1974 Frankenstein and the Monster from Hell

Frankenstein and the Monster from Hell – 1974

A Hammer production presented by Joseph E. Levine for Avco Embassy 

Copyright MCMLXXIII Hammer Film Productions Limited – All rights reserved 

MPAA Approved Certificate No. 23441

The characters and incidents portrayed and the names used herein are fictitious and any similarity to the name, character, or history of any person is entirely accidental and unintentional

RCA Sound Recording

Made at EMI/MGM EIstree Studios, Boreham Wood, Hertfordshire, England 

Processed at Studio Film Laboratories 99 mins

Storyline

Young Simon Helder is a student of the works of Frankenstein. His experiments in the creation of life are discovered by the police and he is arrested, charged with witchcraft, found guilty but insane and committed to a lunatic asylum. There, he immediately recognises the medical director as Frankenstein, who is working there under an assumed name. At first, Frankenstein takes Simon on to help tend the other inmates, but it is not long before the two men are working together to create another human being…..

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Crew

Art Director
Editor
Production Manager
Assistant Director
Sound Recordist
Sound Editor
Continuity
Make-up
Hairdresser
Wardrobe Supervisor
Construction Manager
Assistant Art Director
Dubbing Mixer
Casting Director
Camera Operator
Director of Photography
Music Composed by
Musical Supervisor
Screenplay by
Produced by
Directed by 

Scott MacGregor
James Needs
Christopher Neame
Derek Whitehurst
Les Hammond
Roy Hyde
Kay Rawlings
Eddie Knight
Maud Onslow
Dulcie Midwinter
Arthur Banks
Don Picton
Maurice Askew
James Liggat
Chick Anstiss
Brian Probyn, BSc
James Bernard
Philip Martell
John Elder
Roy Skeggs
Terence Fisher

Cast

Frankenstein
Dr Simon Helder
The Angel
Tarmut
The Creature
Asylum Director
Ernst
Professor Durendel
Transvest
Wild One
Police Sergeant
Judge
Bodysnatcher
Hans
Old Hag
Muller
Brassy Girl
Landlord
Gerda
Twitch
Smiler
Letch
Mouse
Chatter
Coach Driver

Peter Cushing
Shane Briant
Madeline Smith
Bernard Lee
Dave Prowse
John Stratton
Philip Voss
Charles Lloyd-Pack
Michael Ward
Elsie Wagstaff
Norman Mitchell
Clifford Mollison
Patrick Troughton
Chris Cunningham
Lucy Griffiths
Sydney Bromley
Aanrea Lawrence
Jerrold Wells
Sheila Dunion
Mischa de la Motte
Norman Aytkins
Victor Woolf
Winifred Sabine
Janet Hargreaves
Peter Madden

Footnotes

Terence Fisher had be coaxed out of retirement to direct this, Hammer’s last Frankenstein opus and his own last stint as director. Afterwards, he retired for good and died in 1980.The screenplay for this film was the last contribution made to Hammer by Anthony Hinds, under his pen-name John Elder. Actor Bernard Lee played 007’s boss ‘M’ in all of the James Bond films up to and including “Moonraker” (1979).


Details were complied viewing the actual film. 
Source of viewing copy – The Hammer Graveyard Collection