Frankenstein

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Victor Frankenstein discovers how to restore life to the dead and coinstructs a man from body parts stolen from graves. But the brain he's planning to use in his creature is accidentally switched for that of a criminal and the creature's startled, naive reactions to the world are mistaken for acts of violence. Frankenstein abandons his creation and prepares for his wedding but the monster is planning his revenge.

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