Frankenstein is a 1931 horror film from Universal Pictures directed by James Whale and very loosely based on the novel Frankenstein by Mary Shelley. The film stars Colin Clive, Dwight Frye, Edward van Sloan, and Boris Karloff. The film also features Mae Clarke and John Boles.
A character based on the literary and movie monster Frankenstein was the star of a short-lived attempt by Dell Comics to publish superhero comic books based on the Universal Pictures monsters. The other two characters used were Dracula and the Werewolf.
Frankenstein is a DC Comics character who was revamped by Grant Morrison and Doug Mahnke in 2005. He is a member of the Seven Soldiers of Victory, and a reworking of Len Wein's Spawn of Frankenstein concept, which is based on Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley's original Frankenstein's monster, to whom he bears a strong physical and mental resemblance.
"Frankenstein" is a rock and roll instrumental by The Edgar Winter Group. The 1972 song featured an early popularization of the synthesizer, on the group's album They Only Come out at Night. The song topped the U.S.