Son of Frankenstein (1939)
Wolfgang Frankenstein standing over his father’s sarcophagus. He has just erased the word, “monsters” and replaced it with “men”.
Kit Maker: Unknown
The film was a reaction to the incredibly popular re-releases of Dracula and Frankenstein as a double-feature in 1938. Universal’s declining horror output was revitalized with the enormously successful Son, and the studio enjoyed two more decades of popular monster movies.