The Bride
The Bride (1985)

The Bride is a loose remake of the 1935 horror classic The Bride of Frankenstein. Sting plays the Colin Clive part, an obsessive scientist who wants to create a bride for his stitched-together creature (Clancy Brown). A few lightning bolts… More

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Rated: PG-13
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Release Date: August 16, 1985
DVD Release Date: September 11, 2001
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Critic Score: 22% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Stefan Birgir Stefansson

Sting is good but the movie is boring

Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Blasphemously bad rehash of Bride of Frankenstein.

Scott Weinberg

An endearingly strange little re-imagining of Whale's creepy classic.

Bob Bloom
Journal and Courier (Lafayette, IN)

Interesting concept that basically does not stand up over time; Beals is just not a good enough actress to carry off her part.

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Flixster Audience Score: 32% Flixster User Reviews
Kevin M. Williams
The familiar story takes an interesting if slow divergent path in this update of Whale's classic. Beals and Sting do as well as they can with underwritten… More
vieras esine
Disappointing. The film looks great - the costumes and the sets are wonderful - but there was just something lacking, maybe in the story itself...or in the… More
Greg S
Dr. Frankenstein builds a mate for his creation, but instead decides to turn her into a feminist icon (!), so the original monster leaves to join the circus… More
Ken Stachnik
This movie is seriously fantastic in a way only the 80's could produce. Complete with Full Frontal Jennifer Beals, Clancy Brown as the Monster and a midget… More
Wahida K
Christ I keep wondering why make many Remakes over the years though I have to admit this Remake was a guilty Joy.