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I Was a Teenage Frankenstein (1957)

I Was a Teenage Frankenstein


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Release Date: Jan 1, 1957 Wide


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Movie Info

Shown at local drive-ins with I Was a Teenage Werewolf, Teenage Frankenstein tells of a professor whose ancestral heritage may have already predisposed him to re-animate a poor teen. Directed by Herbert Strock, it is also known as I was a Teenage Frankenstein.

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Horror , Science Fiction & Fantasy , Comedy
Directed By: ,
Written By: Aben Kandel , Kenneth Langtry
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Critic Reviews for I Was a Teenage Frankenstein

All Critics (11) | Top Critics (1)

Full Review… | August 8, 2006
New York Times
Top Critic

Fun schlock with one of best titles in B-film history.

April 30, 2007

A guilty pleasure romp with Bissell over-the-top as the crazed doctor who wants to carry on his ancestor's work.

September 21, 2004
Journal and Courier (Lafayette, IN)

Not as fun as I Was a Teenage Werewolf.

September 2, 2002
Your Movies (cleveland.com)

Exactly like it sounds

August 21, 2002
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

A schlock Frankenstein by Strock.

Full Review… | January 1, 2000
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Audience Reviews for I Was a Teenage Frankenstein


Campy fun with great lines like: "I know you have a civil tongue, I sewed it there!"

Anthony Valletta

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