NT Encore: Frankenstein (Jonny Lee Miller as Creature) Cert. 15 Picture house at FACT

  • Released2012
  • Running time135 minutes
  • DirectorDanny Boyle

National Theatre Live’s thrilling broadcast of Frankenstein returns to cinemas for a limited time, due to unprecedented audience demand.


Directed by Academy Award-winner and creator of the London 2012 Olympic Opening Ceremony Danny Boyle (Trainspotting, Slumdog Millionaire), Frankenstein features Benedict Cumberbatch (12 Years a Slave, Star Trek Into Darkness and the BBC's Sherlock) and Jonny Lee Miller (Trainspotting, Mansfield Park) alternating roles as Victor Frankenstein and his creation.


The production was a sell-out hit at the National Theatre in 2011, and the broadcast has since become an international sensation, experienced by almost half a million people in cinemas around the world.


Childlike in his innocence but grotesque in form, Frankenstein’s bewildered Creature is cast out into a hostile universe by his horror-struck maker. Meeting with cruelty wherever he goes, the friendless Creature, increasingly desperate and vengeful, determines to track down his creator and strike a terrifying deal.


Urgent concerns of scientific responsibility, parental neglect, cognitive development and the nature of good and evil are embedded within this thrilling and deeply disturbing classic gothic tale.


When it opened in 2011, The Guardian's Michael Billington wrote that 'Cumberbatch's Creature is unforgettable' whilst 'Miller's strength, in contrast, lies in his menace. Stockier than Cumberbatch, his Creature makes you believe in the character's Satanic impulse and in his capacity for murder'

Select a time to book this film

This film is no longer showing.

Ticket prices*

Get a FACT Membership and SAVE 10%

Member Mondays (all day)

Members £5.00

Non Members Adults / Retired / Student £7.00

Child £5.00

Non Member Family of 4 £21.00

Member Monday not applicable on a bank holiday.

 

Tuesday - Friday for shows starting before 5pm

Adult £10.00                                          

Member £8                                      

Retired / Student £9                                      

Retired / Student Member £7

Child £6.50

Family of 4 £28.00   

 

Tuesday-Friday from 5pm, and all day Saturday and Sunday

Adult £11.00                             

Adult Member £9.00                                         

Retired / Student £10.00                                      

Retired / Student Member £8.00                    

Child £6.50

Family of 4 £30.00      

*For details about Films clubs rates, Special events and other concessions please view our ticket details page