Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein
Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein ★★★ Abbott and Costello Meet the Ghosts; Meet the Ghosts; The Brain of Frankenstein 1948
Bigbudget A&C classic is one of their best efforts and was rewarded handsomely at the boxoffice. Unsuspecting baggage clerks Chick (Abbott) and Wilbur (Costello) deliver a crate containing the last but not quite dead remains of Dracula (Lugosi) and Dr. Frankenstein's monster (Strange) to a wax museum. When Drac revives, he decides to replace the monster's brain with Wilbur's so he'll be easier to control. Chaney Jr. makes a special wolfish appearance to warn the boys that trouble looms. Last film to use the Universal creature pioneered by Karloff in 1931. 83m/B VHS, DVD . Bud Abbott, Lou Costello, Lon Chaney Jr., Bela Lugosi, Glenn Strange, Lenore Aubert, Jane Randolph, Frank Ferguson, Charles Bradstreet, Howard Negley, Clarence Straight; D: Charles T. Barton; W: John Grant, Robert Lees, Frederic Rinaldo; C: Charles Van Enger; M: Frank Skinner; V: Vincent Price. Natl. Film Reg. '01.