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Who's Put Off By Virginia Woolf?

The sun was shining and the birds were singing, although they were singing that mainstream corporate birdsong they have now, rather than the real birdsong of your mid to late teens which was definitely not motivated in any way by commercial interests. 610 more words

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Frankenstein movie review

Welcome to the first show of Super Sci-Fi 5000! I’m your host Jason. Today’s topic is Frankenstein. We will be talking about the book and various movies and history of Frankenstein. 22 more words

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Book Review: Frankenstein by Mary Shelley

I bought this classic from a book sale last year. As a writer, you learn a lot from this book. Also, as this genre has come a long way since the early 19th century, and as we are often subjected to modern-age movies, novels or series that have much gory, gothic and horrifying stories than Frankenstein one might not be able to appreciate it entirely. 897 more words

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O.H.M.A.D. Day 18: Revenge of Frankenstein (1958)

The evil Dr. Victor von Frankenstein is back, and up to more nefarious deeds in this Hammer sequel to Curse of Frankenstein.  Having somehow gotten a lookalike Priest to die in his place during his execution at the end of the first film, Frankenstein has set up a new practice in Carlsbuck under the unassuming name of Dr. 360 more words



I have always wanted to read the book Frankenstein. The monster is so iconic in our society, I can’t really think of a time when I didn’t know about him. 760 more words

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Frankenstein - The Play #Review

A horrifically honest play that highlights the real struggles of the mind and heart. 

Writer:  Nick Dear
Director: Danny Boyle
Cast: Benedict Cumberbatch, Jonny Lee Miller & others… 797 more words

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My Second Franken-Date was with The Mammoth Book of Frankenstein & It was Surprisingly Good for an Anthology!

Words that I Learned:

Words that I Loved:

Nautch (girls) as in dancing (girls)

Attar (of roses) as in perfume (of roses)

Words that Stayed with Me: 273 more words

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