TIL There is a 1910 film version of Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein that was produced by Thomas Edison

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  1. It reflects the general assumption at the time that the monster was built from artificial flesh that was manufactured chemically rather than from corpse parts. The novel doesn’t specify one way or the other, but it was the Universal films that solidified it as the latter in the public imagination.

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