The Bride
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In this update of James Whale's classic The Bride of Frankenstein, pop star Sting furthers his burgeoning film career by portraying cinema's signature mad scientist. Disgusted by his dim-witted and ugly original creation (Clancy Brown), Dr. Frankenstein sets out to animate an improved version. Though lovely on the outside, Eva (Jennifer Beals) begins her new life as little more than an animal. With the help of his trusty housekeeper (Geraldine Page), however, Frankenstein soon grooms the beautiful zombie into a reasonable facsimile of an upper-class debutante. He's unprepared,… More

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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 22%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Sting is good but the movie is boring"
‑ Stefan Birgir Stefansson, sbs.is
"Blasphemously bad rehash of Bride of Frankenstein."
‑ Ken Hanke, Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)
"An endearingly strange little re-imagining of Whale's creepy classic."
‑ Scott Weinberg, eFilmCritic.com
"Interesting concept that basically does not stand up over time; Beals is just not a good enough actress to carry off her part."
‑ Bob Bloom, Journal and Courier (Lafayette, IN)
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