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2.9
80 Ratings

Frankenstein Meets the Wolf Man

Directed by Roy William Neill
United States, 1943
Horror

Synopsis

Larry Talbot chips Frankenstein’s monster out of a block of ice. When Talbot changes to the Wolf Man, the two creatures do battle.

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Frankenstein Meets the Wolf Man Directed by Roy William Neill

Critics reviews

Yes, the two monsters meet. But they don’t fight until roughly 90 seconds before the words “The End” appear on the screen. And this delay hurts the pace, as one can practically feel the actors and filmmakers twiddling their thumbs until they’re ready to spring the “good stuff.” Yet the true Universal monster fan understands that the exposition, particularly in the various convoluted offspring of the franchises’ actual masterpieces, is where the “good stuff” truly lurks.
March 21, 2016
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Though not the strongest of Universal’s monster hybrids, FMWM proves a textbook example of wartime Hollywood: Germany is replaced by the merry—but no less monster-infested—Visaria, and an obligatory musical number pads out the kiddie-matinee-ready spookshow by gaily reminding Talbot of his burdensome immortality.
November 11, 2015
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