What was the alternative title to Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein (1818)? July 16, 2020February 12, 2012 by Pamela Landy The alternative title to Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein was The Modern Prometheus. Related Answers What was the first name of Dr. Frankenstein in the 1931 Universal version of Frankenstein? What book was authored by Dr. Frankenstein in Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein (1948)? Who played the title characters in Jesse James Meets Frankenstein’s Daughter (1966), directed by Beaudine? Who plays Percy Shelley and Lord Byron in The Bride of Frankenstein (1935)? Did the Japanese ever make a Frankenstein movie? What was the name of Gene Wilder’s character in Young Frankenstein (1974)?