The following ten-page study guide film packet is used to accompany the Mel Brooks-directed 1974 parody comedy film "Young Frankenstein" that stars Gene Wilder and Peter Boyle. It can be used in an English, film studies, or media studies classroom. The first page contains a list of cast and crew and a background and introduction on the film from Wikipedia. The second page is a page that allows viewers to jot and take down their own notes. Pages three, four, five, six, seven, eight, and nine contain 51 comprehension questions to guide the viewer on the work's allusions, camera movement, characterization, cinematography, conflict, costume, dialogue, editing, figurative language, foreshadowing, inferences, irony, mise en scene, mood, motifs, plot, set design, setting, sound, story, style, subtext, suspense, symbolism. The tenth page contains discussion questions on the film's characterization, comedy, genre, legacy, MPAA rating, and style. .
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