No Chains Can Hold Him! No Tomb Can Seal Him In!

The Ghost of Frankenstein
1942 | B&W | 67 Minutes | 1.37.1 | UR | Horror | Mono | Universal

Director: Erle C. Kenton

Writers: Scott Darling

Cedric Hardwicke
Lon Chaney Jr.
Ralph Bellamy
Bela Lugosi

The undead Monster and the wily Ygor have survived another mob of angry villagers. Needing help to restore the Monster's strength, Ygor brings his hulking friend to Ludwig Frankenstein, the original doctor's son. Ludwig has built a life and a reputation for himself in another town, far from the stigma and shame that his father and brother brought on the family. Ygor blackmails him. The good Ludwig realizes that the Monster is evil and must be destroyed, but he struggles with the idea of taking a life, even an undead one. He finds a solution: replace the Monster's criminal brain with the brain of his recent victim, the noble Doctor Kettering. But sly Ygor is a step ahead: he manipulates Ludwig's colleague, the jealous Doctor Bohmer, into substituting Ygor's brain for Kettering's. After the operation, the Monster--with his physical strength now guided by Ygor's wicked brain--is more terrible than ever. When will those stuffy scientists finally learn? Luckily, there is a mob of angry villagers outside Frankenstein's house...

“Ghost of Frankenstein” hits MeTV tonight at 10 pm eastern/pacific, 9 pm central, and, please check your local listings if you’re in other time zones. Chicago gets a second appearance of another ghost -“The Mummy’s Ghost”- at 11 am on WCIU, the U.

If you haven’t had a chance to listen to the “Lossano and Friends!” podcast featuring that Rich Koz, along with Amanda Puck and “Hot Doug” Sohn- give it a listen on iTunes or at – plenty of fun conversation, Sven info, and more!

Don’t give up the “Ghost” tonight- catch it on MeTV!

How about that a little Ghost from Creepmas past tonight to end the 13 days of Creepmas. No better way to wrap those horror icon gifts to place under the tree. I sure enjoyed having you stop by and celebrate the spooky side of the holiday with me! Make sure to visit all the other Creepers this weekend. 


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