Frankenstein (Miller as Creature) Encore Synopsis
National Theatre Live’s thrilling broadcast of Frankenstein returns to cinemas for a limited time, due to unprecedented audience demand. Directed by Academy Award®-winner Danny Boyle Frankenstein features Benedict Cumberbatch and Jonny Lee Miller...

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Outstanding!

By spikesgirl98
I saw this production three times in four days (twice with Miller as the Creature and once with Cumberbatch as the Creature). Both performances were impressive, though I personally felt Miller...

By corneredcoyote
Jason Lee Miller brought a more empathetic and emotionally fragile character to his performance as the Creature; and it worked beautifully. Cumberbatch as Frankenstein was a feat to witness. His...

Very well done.

By kate721
The acting was exceptionally able. The staging and scenery were unusual and effective. I think Mary Shelly would approve of the script. Not for kids....

Fantastic Show!

By bluish
Great acting my Benedict Cumberbatch and Johnny Lee Miller. This needs to happen every year!!...

Stunning production - stunningly poor theater management.

By setidwell
I attended Monday the 27th to see Cumberbatch as the creature and Miller as Frankenstein; as a theatre professional I was so excited to attend on Wednesday and see the differences and similarities as...

Finally!

By darkladyofthesith
Finally a version of Frankenstein that stays true to the book!...

Frankenstein (Miller as creature)

By whitecrown21
The play was excellent. However the projectionist, somehow, failed to show the first 10 minutes or so of the play. We were very disappointed. At times there was voice only with no picture, then a...

A Masterpiece of Gothic Horror

By ProfessorByzantine
Do not be put off by the first minutes of the play of watching a newly born creature struggle to this world. This play will leave you breathless with emotions to stun you and want to see it again for...

Intense!

By kitsanaofallrealms21
This movie was so awesome! I can't imagine what seeing it in person was like, but I imagine it was even more powerful. Definitely not for kids or anyone easily disturbed. Miller's performance as...

must see theater

By paigeshop
although the majesty and power of the set and lighting don't fully translate to the screen, the power of the performances are writ large....

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Rated R