Frankeweenie tells the story of Viktor Frankenstein, a kid preoccupied overhead carrying monster movies helped his faithful dog bull terrier, Sparky. Only that Sparky is hit by car, and Viktor wakes up without its main star. Inspired by a school lesson (about electrical impulses from muscles, of course), Viktor promises to bring his friend to life. Once it creates machines developed and uses the power of a lightning kid manages to resurrect the dog, only that the new Sparky begins to terrify the neighbors. Viktor will have great trouble to convince others, primarily family and friends, that Sparky, despite his frightening appearance, the same loyal friend before “operation”.