Mad Monster Party? (1967)

35mm film, Eastmancolor
mono, English

An American horror clay-animated film directed by Jules Bass.

Plot Summary

Dr Frankenstein decides that it's time to retire as chief monster maker and calls a meeting of the world's best known to choose a successor. But Frankenstein has also discovered a super-weapon that could prove catastrophic if it falls into the wrong hands.


Director: Jules Bass
Embassy Pictures Corporation, Videocraft International
Executive Producer: Joseph E. Levine
Producer: Arthur Rankin Jr
Associate Producer: Larry Roemer
Presenter: Joseph E. Levine
Script: Forrest J. Ackerman, Len Korobkin, Harvey Kurtzman
Story: Arthur Rankin Jr
Assistant Director: Kizo Nagashima
Continuity Designer: Don Duga
Director of Photography: Tad Mochinaga
: Maury Laws
Sound Engineers: Stephen Frohock, Peter Page, Eric Tomlinson
Puppet Designer: Jack Davis
Choreographer: ‘Killer Joe' Piro

Boris Karloff (Baron Boris von Frankenstein)
Allen Swift (Felix Flankin/Yetch//invisible man/Dr Jekyll/Mr Hyde/additional voices)
Gale Garnett (Francesca)
Phyllis Diller (the monster's mate)

Alternative Titles

Frankensteins Monster-Party – German title
Mad Monsters Party?
Monsterpartyt – Swedish title

Mad, Mad, Mad Monsters (1972)

See also
Bride of Frankenstein (1935)
Creature from the Black Lagoon (1954)
Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde (1931)
Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde (1941)
Dracula (1931)
Frankenstein (1931)
House of Frankenstein (1944)
The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1923)
The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1939)
The Invisible Man (1933)
The Mummy (1932)
The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993)
The Wolf Man (1941)


by Walt Lee p.275 – credits