Frankenstein (2004) – By Jason S. Lockard


Mary Shelley’s classic novel has been made into movies, tv mini-series, cartoons and tv shows. Now another mini-series take on this classic tale comes to DVD thanks to the fine folks at Mill Creek Entertainment.

This 2 part mini-series event follows scientist Victor Frankenstein who embarks on a mission to create life from corpses and various body parts. This mini-series boasts of a great cast featuring Donald Sutherland, William Hurt, Luke Goss and many other great actors.

This is the most true adaption of Mary Shelly’s novel ever produced. No wonder it was nominated for ASC award for Outstanding Achievement in Cinematography in Movies of the Week/Mini-Series/Pilot. An Artios award for Best Mini Series Casting. And won the 2005 Prime Time Emmy Award for Outstanding Makeup for a Miniseries, Movie or a Special.

The mini-series on this DVD has been beautifully transferred. The audio and video quality is great. The DVD menus are easy to access and it is one awesome DVD to add to your collection.

So if you love Mary Shelly’s Frankenstein your going to love this mini-series! Head over to or your local video provider and pick this one up today!

Moral Rating: violence
Audience: teens and adults
Genre: horror / drama
Length: Almost 3 hours
DVD Release: 2016
DVD Rating: A