March 22, 2020

This Day in Halloween: Hammer's "Frankenstein Must Be Destroyed" opens across the U.K. in 1969. / Illustration by Devyn Lopez

Frankenstein Must Be Destroyed opens across the U.K. in 1969. The fifth in Hammer’s Frankenstein franchise is directed by Terence Fisher and stars Peter Cushing again as Dr. Frankenstein. The film receives mixed reviews.