Skip to Main Content

ENG 3XX - Living Traditions: Videos

This guide supplements ENG 3XX Living Traditions course, which looks at six different authors over six semesters.

Frankenstein (1910 Silent Film)

Made by Edison Studios, written and directed by J. Searle Dawley, this was the first motion picture adaptation of Mary Shelley's Frankenstein. The unbilled cast included Augustus Phillips as Dr. Frankenstein, Charles Ogle as the Monster, and Mary Fuller as the doctor's fiancée.

Frankenstein Goes to Hollywood - BBC Documentary

This is the first part of a three part documentary entitled the History of Horror, with Mark Gatiss.

Frankenweenie Trailer

In Tim Burton's Frankenweenie, young Victor conducts a science experiment to bring his beloved dog back to life.

Milton the Monster Show: Episode 1: Zelda the Zombie

Milton the Monster, also called The Milton the Monster Show was an American animated cartoon TV series that ran on ABC from October 9, 1965, to September 7, 1968.

Crash Course Literature: Frankenstein

John Green teaches you about Mary Shelley's novel, Frankenstein.

Boris Karloff talks "Frankenstein"

A rare 1963 interview with Boris Karloff about his experience in making the movie Frankenstein.

Frankenstein: Defining the Monster

This is a lecture by Heather Keenleyside, Professor of English at the University of Chicago.

The Famous Adventures of Mr. Magoo - Doctor Frankenstein 1965

Doctor Frankenstein - March 13, 1965 - The Famous Adventures of Mr. Magoo is an animated television series, produced by United Productions of America, which aired for one season (1964 --1965). The television series was based on the original cartoon of the same name, with Jim Backusas the voice of Mr. Magoo.