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Frankenstein Meets the Wolf Man (1943)

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In this fifth film in Universal's "Frankenstein" series, Larry Talbot, alias The Wolf Man, is brought back to the land of the living. The anguished Talbot commiserates with gypsy lady Maria Ouspenskaya, who advises him that the only way he'll stay dead is to confer with Dr. Frankenstein.

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Cast

Lon Chaney Jr
as The Wolf Man/Lawrence Talbot
Bela Lugosi
as The Monster
Ilona Massey
as Baroness Elsa Frankenstein
Patric Knowles
as Dr. Frank Mannering
Dennis Hoey
as Inspector Owen
Don Barclay
as Franzec
Rex Evans
as Vazec
Martha Vickers
as Little Girl
Doris Lloyd
as Hospital Nurse
Jeff Corey
as Crypt Keeper
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Critic Reviews for Frankenstein Meets the Wolf Man

All Critics (12)

Middling Universal horror fodder, at best.

Full Review… | November 2, 2014
Cinema Crazed

As a kid, I enjoyed this movie much more than I do as an adult. ALL those great Universal monsters in a single film. Even Dracula shows up. But, these days, FMWM seems contrived and dull.

Full Review… | October 26, 2014
Movie Chambers

Pretty much the end of Universal's horror line as a home for even the vaguest kind of serious filmmaking.

Full Review… | October 29, 2009
Antagony & Ecstasy

"The last great Universal Frankenstein movie, despite the overstuffed title."

September 27, 2005
MetroActive

It starts off really well, stalls a little toward the middle, goes bonkers for one really odd musical number, and then derails completely at the end.

Full Review… | January 30, 2005
Goatdog's Movies

A lot of fun.

Full Review… | February 28, 2004
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Audience Reviews for Frankenstein Meets the Wolf Man

½

Pretty good sequels, not the best, but still worth seeing.

Aj V
Aj V

Super Reviewer

Enjoyable old Universal Studios sequel with Lon Chaney, Jr. reprising his role as Larry Talbot (aka The Wolf Man). Bela Lugosi is less than spectacular as Frankenstein's monster but that may have more to do with Boris Karloff's absence than Lugosi's presence.

Randy Tippy
Randy Tippy

Super Reviewer

Fairly mediocre. still, the atmosphere of universal pictures horror classics and two of its greatest monsters face-to-face is what saves it. good to see Lugosi playing the monster he once refused to incarnate.

Pierluigi Puccini
Pierluigi Puccini

Super Reviewer

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