In Kenneth Branaghs film Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein, the director, Kenneth Branagh sticks to the major themes of the original book with minute changes. There are many similarities and differences between the book and Kenneth Branagh’s adaptation of the book. I believe Mary Shelley wanted readers to catch the themes of child abandonment, presented in Victor abandoning his creature. She also wanted readers to have compassion and sympathy for the abandoned creature that Victor
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a good job with all the settings, reminding me so much of the book.
I enjoyed both the film and the book, because they were both similar when it came to the central themes. The movie and book had many similarities and differences in plot, setting, and characters. All in all Kenneth Branagh did a great job of interpreting the novels themes and main points. Congratulations, Kenneth Branagh, I hope you enjoy spending your money!