Desperate to entice audiences to its waning horror series, Universal decided to combine two of its most popular monsters--Frankenstein's monster and the Wolf Man--thus creating one sequel for two films: THE GHOST OF FRANKENSTEIN (1942) and THE WOLF MAN (1941). Inexplicably alive after
having been bludgeoned to death in THE WOLF MAN, Lawrence Talbot (Lon Chaney, Jr.) searches out Dr. Frankenstein to cure his lycanthropy. Although Talbot finds that the doctor--his only hope--is dead, he does stumble upon Frankenstein's monster (Bela Lugosi), frozen in the ice beneath the
destroyed castle. Aided by an idealistic young scientist (Patric Knowles) who wants to re-create ...