Young Frankenstein (1974)

A young neurosurgeon (Gene Wilder) inherits the castle of his grandfather, the famous Dr. Victor von Frankenstein. In the castle he finds a funny hunchback called Igor, a pretty lab assistant named Inga and the old housekeeper, Frau Blucher. Young Frankenstein believes that the work of his grandfather was delusional, but when he discovers the book where the mad doctor described his reanimation experiment, he suddenly changes his mind...

Rotten Tomatoes: Certified Fresh 93% / Audience 93%

9/10

Rated PG 1 hr 48 mins

GENRES
Comedy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION
Mel Brooks
CAST
Gene Wilder  •  Marty Feldman  •  Madeline Kahn  •  Cloris Leachman

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Madeline Kahn Elizabeth
Cloris Leachman Frau Blücher
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Richard Haydn Gerhard Falkstein
Peter Boyle The Monster
Teri Garr Inga
Liam Dunn Mr. Hilltop
Danny Goldman Medical Student
Oscar Beregi Jr. Sadistic Jailor (as Oscar Beregi)
Arthur Malet Village Elder