Film details creation of classic horror novel 'Frankenstein'
Mary Shelley stars Elle Fanning (Super 8, The Neon Demon) as the real-life literary figure Mary Wollstonecraft Godwin, a teenage dreamer who begins a love affair with the poet Percy Shelley (Douglas Booth) which will transform her and fuel the writing of her Gothic-horror masterpiece, Frankenstein. The film costars Maisie Williams, Bel Powley, Joanne Froggatt, and Tom Sturridge. It is written by Emma Jensen and Haifaa Al Mansour and directed by Al Mansour.
Exclusively see a clip from Mary Shelley featuring Fanning, Williams, and Booth above and the film’s trailer below.
Mary Shelley is released in New York and Los Angeles on May 25 and will be available to watch on VOD beginning June 1.