Young Frankenstein

Young Frankenstein (1974)

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Continuity mistake: As he's about to depart at the train station, Friedrich leans in to try and kiss Elizabeth good-bye. He's mere inches from her nose when the shot cuts, at which point he's suddenly standing more than a foot away from her. (00:16:00)

Jean G

Audio problem: When the Monster is tap-dancing to "Puttin' on the Ritz", the motion of his legs and feet do not correspond to the sound of the tap-dancing.

Leicaman

Other mistake: When they are removing the casket from the grave, the grave is just slightly bigger than it. How did they get underneath?

Audio problem: At the end of the movie when The Monster is shaking hands with Inspector Kemp, he pulls his prosthetic arm off. Inspector Kemp is heard saying, "Oh shit," however his mouth says just "Oh."

jerimiah

Continuity mistake: Frankie arrives at the door of the blind man, who welcomes him. Then there's a close-up of the monster from a bit far away where you can see his shirt and head as if he were alone; however, a frame later the blind man is right next to him, his head almost touching the monster's.

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Other mistake: Why would the blind man need a lit candle in his room? Except for cooking and cigars, he would not need to light the room.

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Suggested correction: Already posted and corrected. He is lonely and likes to have visitors. He is making his home warm and inviting.

That makes perfect sense. Thanks.

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Question: What is the melody that Frau Blucher plays to calm down the monster?

Answer: It's called "Transylvanian Lullaby" (as they tell you in the film) and was composed for the movie.

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