Young Frankenstein

One of the best comedies ever made, Young Frankenstein ranks No. 28 on Total Film magazine's "List of the 50 Greatest Comedy Films of All Time", number 56 on Bravo TV's list of the "100 Funniest Movies", and number 13 on the American Film Institute's list of the 100 funniest American movies. In 2003, it was deemed "culturally, historically or aesthetically significant" by the United States National Film Preservation Board, and selected for preservation in the Library of Congress National Film Registry.

The film is about Dr. Frederick Frankenstein (Gene Wilder) who is determined to break the legacy created by his grandfather Victor who created the infamous monster but, upon reading his grandfather's private journals, Frederick is so transformed that he decides to resume his grandfather's experiments in re-animating the dead.

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56-60, M
Dec 9, 2011