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Frankenstein


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Frankenstein; or, The Modern Prometheus is a novel written by English author Mary Shelley (1797–1851) that tells the story of Victor Frankenstein, a young scientist who creates a hideous sapient creature in an unorthodox scientific experiment. Shelley started writing the story when she was 18, and the first edition was published anonymously in London on 1 January 1818, when she was 20. Her name first appeared in the second edition published in Paris in 1821.
Shelley travelled through Europe in 1815 along the river Rhine in Germany stopping in Gernsheim, 17 kilometres (11 mi) away from Frankenstein Castle, where two centuries before, an alchemist engaged in experiments. She then journeyed to the region of Geneva, Switzerland, where much of the story takes place. The topic of galvanism and occult ideas were themes of conversation among her companions, particularly her lover and future husband Percy B. Shelley. Mary, Percy and Lord Byron had a competition to see who could write the best horror story. After thinking for days, Shelley dreamt about a scientist who created life and was horrified by what he had made, inspiring the novel.Though Frankenstein is infused with elements of the Gothic novel and the Romantic movement, Brian Aldiss has argued that it should be considered the first true science fiction story. In contrast to previous stories with fantastical elements resembling those of later science fiction, Aldiss states the central character "makes a deliberate decision" and "turns to modern experiments in the laboratory" to achieve fantastic results. It has had a considerable influence in literature and popular culture and spawned a complete genre of horror stories, films and plays.
Since the publication of the novel, the name "Frankenstein" has often been used to refer to the monster itself. In the novel, Frankenstein's creation is identified by words such as "creature", "monster", "daemon", "wretch", "abortion", "fiend" and "it". Speaking to Victor Frankenstein, the monster says "I ought to be thy Adam, but I am rather the fallen angel" (which ties to Lucifer in Paradise Lost, which the monster reads, and which relates to the disobedience of Prometheus in the book's subtitle).


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Frankenstein

Frankenstein

Novel by Mary Shelley

  • Desc: Frankenstein; or, The Modern Prometheus is a novel written by English author Mary Shelley that tells the story of Victor Frankenstein, a young scientist who creates a hideous sapient creature in an unorthodox scientific experiment.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Frankenstein
  • Type: Book, Thing
  • Result Score: 4426.65
Frankenstein

Frankenstein

Fictional character

Victor Frankenstein

2015 film

Mary Shelley's Frankenstein

1994 film

  • Desc: Mary Shelley's Frankenstein is a 1994 American science fiction horror film directed by Kenneth Branagh and starring Robert De Niro, Kenneth Branagh, Tom Hulce, Helena Bonham Carter, Ian Holm, John Cleese, and Aidan Quinn.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mary_Shelley's_Frankenstein_(film)
  • Type: Movie, Thing
  • Result Score: 1010.38

Dead Boys

Rock band

  • Desc: Dead Boys are an American punk rock band from Cleveland, Ohio. The band was among the first wave of punk bands, and was known as one of the rowdiest and most violent punk groups of the era.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dead_Boys
  • Type: Thing, MusicGroup
  • Result Score: 594.66
Dracula

Dracula

Fictional character

  • Desc: Count Dracula is the title character of Bram Stoker's 1897 gothic horror novel Dracula. He is considered to be both the prototypical and the archetypal vampire in subsequent works of fiction.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Count_Dracula
  • Type: Thing
  • Result Score: 425.54

Frankenstein

Song by Edgar Winter

  • Desc: "Frankenstein" is an instrumental by The Edgar Winter Group from their 1972 album They Only Come Out at Night. The song topped the US Billboard Hot 100 chart for one week in May 1973, being replaced by Paul McCartney's "My Love".
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Frankenstein_(instrumental)
  • Type: Thing, MusicComposition
  • Result Score: 409.55
Kentaro Nishimura

Kentaro Nishimura

Japanese professional baseball player

  • Desc: Kentaro Nishimura is a former Japanese Nippon Professional Baseball player. He played with the Yomiuri Giants in Japan's Central League. On October 3, 2018, he announced retirement after the season.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kentaro_Nishimura
  • Type: Thing, Person
  • Result Score: 329.03

Feed My Frankenstein

Song by Alice Cooper

  • Type: Thing
  • Result Score: 324.79

Young Frankenstein

1974 film

  • Desc: Young Frankenstein is a 1974 American comedy horror film directed by Mel Brooks and starring Gene Wilder as the title character, a descendant of the infamous Dr. Victor Frankenstein, and Peter Boyle as the monster.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Young_Frankenstein
  • Type: Movie, Thing, CreativeWork
  • Result Score: 287.51

Death Race 2

2010 film

Depraved

2019 film

  • Desc: Depraved is a 2019 American horror film written and directed by Larry Fessenden and starring David Call and Joshua Leonard. It is a modern version of Mary Shelley's Frankenstein.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Depraved
  • Type: Movie, Thing, CreativeWork
  • Result Score: 254.14
Dan Castellaneta

Dan Castellaneta

American actor

  • Desc: Daniel Louis Castellaneta is an American actor, voice actor, comedian and screenwriter, best known for his long-running role as Homer Simpson on the Fox Broadcasting Company animated sitcom The Simpsons.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dan_Castellaneta
  • Type: Thing, Person
  • Result Score: 234.55

Dean Koontz's Frankenstein

Book trilogies

  • Desc: Dean Koontz's Frankenstein is the collective title of five novels co-written by Dean Koontz. Though technically of the mystery or thriller genres, the novels also feature the trappings of horror, fantasy, and science fiction.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dean_Koontz's_Frankenstein
  • Type: Thing, BookSeries
  • Result Score: 219.71

I, Frankenstein

2014 film

  • Desc: I, Frankenstein is a 2014 science fantasy action film written and directed by Stuart Beattie, based on the digital-only graphic novel by Kevin Grevioux. The film was produced by Tom Rosenberg, Gary Lucchesi, Richard Wright, Andrew Mason and Sidney Kimmel. It stars Aaron Eckhart, Bill Nighy, Yvonne Strahovski, Miranda Otto and Jai Courtney.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/I,_Frankenstein
  • Type: Movie, Thing
  • Result Score: 202.60
Doyle Wolfgang von Frankenstein

Doyle Wolfgang von Frankenstein

American guitarist

Bride of Frankenstein

Bride of Frankenstein

1935 film

  • Desc: The Bride of Frankenstein is a 1935 American science fiction horror film, and the first sequel to Universal Pictures' 1931 film Frankenstein.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bride_of_Frankenstein
  • Type: Movie, Thing, CreativeWork
  • Result Score: 188.94
Franck Ribéry

Franck Ribéry

French footballer

  • Desc: Franck Henry Pierre Ribéry is a French professional footballer who plays for Serie A club Fiorentina. He primarily plays as a winger, preferably on the left side although being right-footed, and is known for pace, energy, skill and precise passing.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Franck_Rib%C3%A9ry
  • Type: Thing, Person
  • Result Score: 188.02

Mary Shelley

2017 film

  • Desc: Mary Shelley is a 2017 romantic period-drama film directed by Haifaa al-Mansour and written by Emma Jensen. The plot follows Mary Shelley's first love and her romantic relationship with the poet Percy Bysshe Shelley, which inspired her to write Frankenstein; or, The Modern Prometheus.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mary_Shelley_(film)
  • Type: Movie, Thing
  • Result Score: 186.16

Frankenstein

Fictional character

Frankenstein

Fictional character

  • Desc: Frankenstein is a fictional character and the protagonist of the Death Race franchise. Within the film universe, the character is an alias taken on by other characters who participate in the titular race.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Frankenstein_(Death_Race)
  • Type: Thing
  • Result Score: 152.68
Frankenstein

Frankenstein

1931 film

Second Chance

American drama series

  • Desc: Second Chance is an American science fiction crime drama television series created by Rand Ravich. It is inspired by the novel Frankenstein by Mary Shelley; Frankenstein was an early title.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Second_Chance_(2016_TV_series)
  • Type: Thing, TVSeries
  • Result Score: 133.60

Nathanael León

Actor

  • Type: Thing, Person
  • Result Score: 113.48

Kyoufu Densetsu Kaiki! Frankenstein

Japanese television film

El Hijo de Cien Caras

Mexican professional wrestler

  • Desc: Eustacio Jiménez Ibarra was a Mexican Luchador enmascarado, or masked professional wrestler better known by the ring name of El Hijo de Cien Caras. The name is Spanish for "the Son of Cien Caras."
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/El_Hijo_de_Cien_Caras
  • Type: Thing, Person
  • Result Score: 105.39

Franco Mostert

South African rugby player

  • Desc: Francois John Mostert is a South African professional rugby union player for the South Africa national team and Gloucester in the Premiership.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Franco_Mostert
  • Type: Thing, Person
  • Result Score: 104.17

Frankenstein

Song by Phish

  • Type: Thing
  • Result Score: 103.12
Frankenstein

Frankenstein

Municipality in Germany

Frankenstein's Army

2013 film

Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein

Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein

1948 film

Frankenstein

Rapper

  • Desc: Frankenstein is the stage name of Frank Fallico, a former Canadian rapper and record producer. He is most noted as a two-time Juno Award nominee for Rap Recording of the Year, receiving nods at the Juno Awards of 1998 for his single "The Rain Is Gone" and at the Juno Awards of 1999 for his album Frankenstein UV.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Frankenstein_(rapper)
  • Type: Thing, Person
  • Result Score: 80.88
Frankenstein Meets the Wolf Man

Frankenstein Meets the Wolf Man

1943 film

Ząbkowice Śląskie

Ząbkowice Śląskie

Town in Poland

Frankenstein in Love

TV program

  • Type: Thing, TVSeries
  • Result Score: 75.05

Frankenstein

Novel by Nick Dear

  • Desc: Frankenstein is a stage adaptation by Nick Dear of the novel of the same name. Its world premiere was at the Royal National Theatre on 5 February 2011, where it officially opened on 22 February.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Frankenstein_(2011_play)
  • Type: Book, Thing
  • Result Score: 74.19

Chillerama

2011 film

  • Desc: Chillerama is a 2011 horror comedy anthology film consisting of four stories that take place at a drive-in theater playing monster movies. Each segment is a homage to a different genre and style. The first is "Wadenzilla" and was directed and written by Adam Rifkin spoofing 1950s monster movies.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chillerama
  • Type: Movie, Thing
  • Result Score: 70.21

Elizabeth Lavenza

Fictional character

  • Desc: Elizabeth Frankenstein is a fictional character first introduced in Mary Shelley's 1818 novel Frankenstein; or, The Modern Prometheus. In both the novel and its various film adaptations, she is the fiancée of Victor Frankenstein.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Elizabeth_Lavenza
  • Type: Thing
  • Result Score: 69.33
The Curse of Frankenstein

The Curse of Frankenstein

1957 film

  • Desc: The Curse of Frankenstein is a 1957 British horror film by Hammer Film Productions, loosely based on the novel Frankenstein by Mary Shelley. It was Hammer's first colour horror film, and the first of their Frankenstein series.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Curse_of_Frankenstein
  • Type: Movie, Thing
  • Result Score: 68.66

Frankenstein

2015 film

  • Desc: Frankenstein is a 2015 updated adaptation of Mary Shelley's Frankenstein, directed by Bernard Rose. The film is told from the monster's point of view as he is created, escapes into the modern world and learns about the dark side of humanity.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Frankenstein_(2015_film)
  • Type: Movie, Thing, CreativeWork
  • Result Score: 68.18

The House of Frankenstein

1944 film

Flesh for Frankenstein

1973 film

  • Desc: Flesh for Frankenstein is a 1973 horror film written and directed by Paul Morrissey. It stars Udo Kier, Joe Dallesandro, Monique van Vooren and Arno Juerging. Interiors were filmed at Cinecittà in Rome by a crew of Italian filmmakers.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Flesh_for_Frankenstein
  • Type: Movie, Thing
  • Result Score: 66.22

The Ghost of Frankenstein

1942 film

  • Desc: The Ghost of Frankenstein is a 1942 American horror film, and the fourth in a series of films produced by Universal Studios based upon characters in Mary Shelley's novel Frankenstein.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Ghost_of_Frankenstein
  • Type: Movie, Thing
  • Result Score: 65.65

Alvin and the Chipmunks Meet Frankenstein

1999 film

The Bride of Frankenstein

The Bride of Frankenstein

Fictional character

Frankenstein Conquers the World

1965 film

  • Desc: Frankenstein Conquers the World is a 1965 kaiju film directed by Ishirō Honda, with special effects by Eiji Tsuburaya. The film stars Nick Adams, Kumi Mizuno, Tadao Takashima, with Koji Furuhata as Frankenstein and Haruo Nakajima as Baragon.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Frankenstein_Conquers_the_World
  • Type: Movie, Thing
  • Result Score: 54.53

Gods and Monsters

1998 film

Frankenstein Created Woman

1967 film

  • Desc: Frankenstein Created Woman is a 1967 British Hammer horror film directed by Terence Fisher. It stars Peter Cushing as Baron Frankenstein and Susan Denberg as his new creation. It is the fourth film in Hammer's Frankenstein series.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Frankenstein_Created_Woman
  • Type: Movie, Thing
  • Result Score: 49.65
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