Young Frankenstein

Young Frankenstein poster
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 -iiiiihhh!-. Young Frankenstein believes that the work of his grandfather is only crap, but when he discovers the book where the mad doctor described his reanimation experiment, he suddenly changes his mind...

Director: Mel Brooks
Writer: Gene Wilder (screen story and screenplay), Mel Brooks (screen story and screenplay), Mary Shelley (based on characters in the novel "Frankenstein" by)
Production: 20th Century Fox
Genre: comedy
Year: 1974
MetaScore: 80/100
ImdbRating: 8.0
BoxOffice: N/A
Released: 15 Dec 1974
Awards: Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 11 wins & 5 nominations.


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I'll never forget my old dad
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Frankenstein
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Now that brain that you gave me
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What a filthy job
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I don't want to
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Help me with the bags
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Schwartzwalder Kirschtorte
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That would simplify everything
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Vould you like to have a roll in ze hay
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Do you understand
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I'm a rather brilliant surgeon
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The candle
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Right here
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Where you going
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Well this explains the music
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Be of good cheer
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You're a good looking fellow
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The other's just for socks and poo poo undies
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That music
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We shall ascend into the heavens
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I don't believe
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Herr Doktor
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Are you sure this is how they did it
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Following in his grandfather's footsteps
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You haven't even touched your food
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It might be dangerous
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Which is my deepest hope
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I am not a Frankenstein
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Where are you going
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My grandfather used to work for your grandfather
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Are you speaking of the worm or the spaghetti
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A riot is an ungly thing
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Stay close to the candles
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Thank you very much
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Dirty word
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Is this the Transylvania station
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With such a specimen for a body
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I am a scientist
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I heard the strangest music from the upstairs kitchen and I...
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Elizabeth
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I am Frau Bl cher
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I TELL YOU
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We must enter quietly into the realm of genius
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Remain in your seats
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It's gonna be a long night
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Two nasty lookin' switches over there
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Sweetheart
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You understand
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Not the third switch
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Ladies and gentlemen
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Have all the preperations been made for the transference
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DO YOU HEAR ME
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If you're blue
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Now throw a kiss and say Bye bye
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You've got it
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I ain't got no body
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What is this place
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If we look at the base of a brain
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How do you do
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Hold on to your hat
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Was a very
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To the lumber yard
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For safety's sake

Movie Quotes

Movie Cast

Dr. Frederick Frankenstein - Gene Wilder
The Monster - Peter Boyle
Elizabeth - Madeline Kahn
Frau Blücher - Cloris Leachman
Inga - Teri Garr
Inspector Kemp - Kenneth Mars
Herr Falkstein - Richard Haydn
Mr. Hilltop - Liam Dunn
Medical Student - Danny Goldman
Sadistic Jailor - Oscar Beregi Jr.
Village Elder - Arthur Malet
Insp. Kemp's Aide (as Richard Roth) - Richard A. Roth
Gravedigger - Monte Landis
Gravedigger - Rusty Blitz
Little Girl - Anne Beesley
Blindman - Gene Hackman
Villager - John Madison
Orderly in Frankenstein's Class - John Dennis
Villager - Rick Norman
Train Conductor - Rolfe Sedan
Villager (as Terrence Pushman) - Terence Pushman
Third Villager - Joe - Randolph Dobbs
Emcee at Frankenstein's Show - Norbert Schiller
Villager (as Patrick O'Hara) - Pat O'Hara
Helga's Father - Michael Fox
Helga's Mother - Lidia Kristen
Second Villager - Ian Abercrombie
Herr Waldman - Leon Askin
Villager - Alex Ball
Theatre Goer - Benjie Bancroft
Werewolf - Mel Brooks
Theatre Goer - Robert Cole
Frightened Villager - Lou Cutell
Theatre Goer - Peter Paul Eastman
German Boy (voice) - Peter Halton
Theatre Goer - Bob Harks
Theatre Goer - Lars Hensen
Theatre Goer - Kathryn Janssen
Villager - Michael Jeffers
Constable - Dale Johnson
First Village Elder - Berry Kroeger
Theatre Goer - Ethelreda Leopold
Spectator - John Marlin
Medical Student - Jeff Maxwell
Theatre Goer - John Hugh McKnight
Theatre Goer - Ernesto Molinari
Theatre Goer - Monty O'Grady
Theatre Goer - Leoda Richards
Theatre Goer - Clark Ross
Theatre Goer - Paul Russell
Train Passenger - Maida Severn
Theatre Goer - Norman Stevans
Member of Angry Mob - Arthur Tovey
Villager Screaming at the Monster From the Bars - Clement von Franckenstein
Villager - Max Wagner