Gods and Monsters (1998)

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  • The Father of Frankenstein Working


Film based on the novel "Father of Frankenstein" about director James Whale, whose latest film has flopped and whose homosexuality is a threat to studio bosses. The film is set during his last few days before he is found dead in his swimming pool.

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