Quotation by Garrett Fort

I think it will thrill you. It may shock you. It might even horrify you. So if any of you feel that you do not care to subject your nerves to such a strain, now is your chance to—Well, we warned you.
Garrett Fort (1900–1945), U.S. screenwriter, Francis Edwards Faragoh (1898-1954), and James Whale. Prologue (Edward Van Sloan), Frankenstein, before the movie starts (1931).

Edward Van Sloan actually comes out from behind an on-screen curtain to deliver this speech; from the novel by Mary Shelley (1797-1851); adapted from the play by Peggy Webling. Based on the composition by John L. Balderston (1899-1954).
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