• Released
  • October 25, 2016
  • (Start Time: 7:00PM Local Time)
  • R , 2 hr 10 min
  • Concert/Special Events
NT Live: Frankenstein 2016 Encore Synopsis
Fathom Events, BY Experience and National Theatre Live present a special encore of Danny Boyle’s smash-hit Frankenstein, starring Benedict Cumberbatch at the Creature and Jonny Lee Miller as Victor Frankenstein, in a one-night event on October 25.

Movie Reviews

Impactful, Mesmerizing

By holly924


By aouchie
Performances were compelling. Direction was complex. I will see this again if and when it comes back to the theater. I wish the version with Mr Miller as the creature was also shown as I would...

By wmtaybron

Frankenstein HD

By LouASmith
Spectacular and so well told. I still can't stop thinking about the story, acting, set. I wish it would come to Broadway. Having said that, the HD production allowed the viewer to feel connected to...


By Danmlee
Absolutely brilliant and creative,never have seen this story thru the eyes and voice of the "Monster".As far as I am concerned Comberbatch and Miller are with out doubt the best actors of all time...


By Annjanet
Well worth the wait. The staging was magnificent and the acting was superb. I am so glad BC was playing the Creature....

Definately Worth Watching!

By achavez514776
I thought the acting was amazing! Benedict C. did a wonderful portrayal of the creature! The writers and directors kept closely to the book, although there were alterations and cuts which is...

Brilliant Show

By kelner712016630
The production was brilliant and unexpected and absolutely engrossing....

Amazing production

By dfair
This was quite a production, from its stark Shakespearean 'rack' set to the modern touches like hundreds of light cascading from the ceiling to represent electricity, Frankenstein was a feast for the...

Please show more National Theatre Live shows!

By Susan F1
Thank you so much for showing this! I loved it! My only quibble with it is that the actor playing Frankenstein's father did not have the same British accent as all the other actors. It sort of felt...

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Rated R