Today would have been the birthday of one of the most influential authors who ever lived, Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley.
In tribute I post a few of the shorter radio adaptations of her perennial classic, FRANKENSTEIN.
“Beware; for I am fearless, and therefore powerful.”
Radio ad for James Whale‘s 1931 classic, FRANKENSTEIN:
“…learn from my miseries, and do not seek to increase your own.”
A classic radio, “Favorite Story” episode featuring, “Frankenstein” chosen by Fred Allen.
Frankenstein: Old Time Radio Classics starring George Edwards
Suspense radio adaptation of FRANKENSTEIN starring Herbert Marshall
A long version that stays true to Shelley’s masterwork – LibriVox recording of Frankenstein, by Mary Shelley.
Read by Caden Vaughn Clegg.
“Listen to me, Frankenstein. You accuse me of murder; and yet you would, with a satisfied conscience, destroy your own creature. Oh, praise the eternal justice of man!”