• Released
  • January 24, 2014
  • PG-13 , 1 hr 33 min
  • Action/Adventure
    Sci-Fi/Fantasy
  • 905 Fan Ratings
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Synopsis: Victor Frankenstein's creation, Adam, finds himself in the midst of a fight between good and evil.

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Critic Ratings

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The A.V. Club

By Ignatiy Vishnevetsky
If the film is made with the understanding that campiness needs to be straight-faced to be funny, then are its “unintentional” laughs...
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50

Philadelphia Inquirer

By David Hiltbrand
With no clear idea how to end the movie, which has come to resemble an excessive episode of Buffy, the Vampire Slayer, writer/director...
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50

Entertainment Weekly

By Clark Collis
To be fair, Eckhart is physically impressive and Bill Nighy and his raised eyebrow do their best in the role of demon leader Naberius. But...
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40

New York Daily News

By Elizabeth Weitzman
At the very least, it does provide an easy excuse to sit in a heated room eating popcorn.
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40

Austin Chronicle

By Marc Savlov
I, Frankenstein is nowhere near as garishly, ghoulishly awful as "Van Helsing," Universal’s last attempt to resurrect its classic monsters....
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40

The Dissolve

By Tasha Robinson
While it’s nothing new and lacks individualistic touches, it’s still solid trashy fun as an overwrought superhero origin story.
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38

ReelViews

By James Berardinelli
Sadly, as apt as comparisons to "Underworld" might seem, I, Frankenstein can't even clear that very low bar.
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38

Boston Globe

By Tom Russo
Eckhart doesn’t really do any of that classic grunting as Frankenstein 2.0, but maybe he should have.
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30

Village Voice

By Alan Scherstuhl
It doesn't come close to working, but it's sweet that they tried.
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10

Variety

By Andrew Barker
Utterly witless, listless, sparkless and senseless, this supernatural actioner makes one long for the comparative sophistication of the...
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silliness

By aragon18k
More than a bit ridiculous. Fans of Underworld series should enjoy the familiar style and visuals. It's very similar, with a bit more FX department but no Seline :( to hold my interest. A few of the...

I, Frankenstein

By margelli
I thought it was really entertaining, a couple of hours well spent. I'm not a fan of the "Frankenstein Monster/Zombie" original character. This character was well developed, the special effects were...

The new hero

By eddydieudonne2001
Frankenstein, is the new hero in town....

I, Frankenstein

By alnbraddy
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By grillkabob
Much better than the critics say it is, and I'm a little tried of movies like these being given bad rating just because they fail to suit the critics taste!...

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Rated PG-13 | For Sequences of intense fantasy violence and action throughout
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Pause for kids 13 & under Lifeless update of classic with lots of fantasy violence.
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