Count Rickula's Favorite Were-Films

All types of were-creatures included.
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1.
The Wolf Man (1941)
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A practical man returns to his homeland, is attacked by a creature of folklore, and infected with a horrific disease his disciplined mind tells him can not possibly exist. (70 mins.)
Director: George Waggner
 
2.
An American Werewolf in London (1981)
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Two American college students on a walking tour of Britain are attacked by a werewolf that none of the locals will admit exists. (97 mins.)
Director: John Landis
 
3.
Trick 'r Treat (2007)
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Five interwoven stories that occur on Halloween: An everyday high school principal has a secret life as a serial killer; a college virgin might have just met the guy for her; a group of teenagers pull a mean prank; a woman who loathes the night has to contend with her holiday-obsessed husband; and a mean old man meets his match with a demonic, supernatural trick-or-treater. (82 mins.)
 
4.
The Curse of the Werewolf (1961)
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In Spain, Leon is born on Christmas day to a mute servant girl who was raped by a beggar. His mother... (93 mins.)
Director: Terence Fisher
 
5.
The Howling (1981)
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After a bizarre and near fatal encounter with a serial killer, a television newswoman is sent to a remote mountain resort whose residents may not be what they seem. (91 mins.)
Director: Joe Dante
 
6.
Cat People (1942)
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An American man marries a Serbian immigrant who fears that she will turn into the cat person of her homeland's fables if they are intimate together. (73 mins.)
 
7.
Frankenstein Meets the Wolf Man (1943)
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After being awakened, Larry Talbot chips Frankenstein's Monster out of a block of ice. When Talbot changes to the Wolf Man, the two creatures battle each other. (74 mins.)
 
8.
Ginger Snaps (2000)
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Two death-obsessed sisters, outcasts in their suburban neighborhood, must deal with the tragic consequences when one of them is bitten by a deadly werewolf. (108 mins.)
Director: John Fawcett
 
9.
Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein (1948)
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Two hapless freight handlers find themselves encountering Dracula, the Frankenstein Monster and the Wolf Man. (83 mins.)
 
10.
Vampire Circus (1972)
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A village in Nineteenth Century Europe is at first relieved when a circus breaks through the quarantine to take the local's minds off the plague... (87 mins.)
Director: Robert Young
 
11.
I Was a Teenage Werewolf (1957)
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A hypnotherapist uses a temperamental teenager as guinea pig for a serum which transforms him into a vicious werewolf. (76 mins.)
Director: Gene Fowler Jr.
 
12.
The Monster Squad (1987)
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A young group of monster fanatics attempt to save their hometown from Count Dracula and his monsters. (82 mins.)
Director: Fred Dekker
 
13.
Scooby-Doo on Zombie Island (1998 Video)
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The gang reunite and visit Moonscar island, a place with a dark secret. Daphne wants more than just a guy in a costume, and they get more than they bargained for. (77 mins.)
 
14.
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (2004)
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It's Harry's third year at Hogwarts; not only does he have a new "Defense Against the Dark Arts" teacher, but there is also trouble brewing. Convicted murderer Sirius Black has escaped the Wizards' Prison and is coming after Harry. (142 mins.)
Director: Alfonso Cuarón
 
15.
Dog Soldiers (2002)
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A routine military exercise turns into a nightmare in the Scotland wilderness. (105 mins.)
Director: Neil Marshall
 
16.
The Company of Wolves (1984)
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A teenage girl in a country manor falls asleep while reading a magazine and she has a disturbing dream involving wolves which appears to take place in the woods visible from her bedroom window. (95 mins.)
Director: Neil Jordan
 
17.
Wolfen (1981)
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A New York cop investigates a series of brutal deaths that resemble animal attacks. (115 mins.)
 
18.
Silver Bullet (1985)
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A werewolf terrorizes a small city where lives Marty Coslaw, - a paralytic boy - his uncle and his sister - the narrator of the story. (95 mins.)
Director: Daniel Attias
 
19.
The Werewolf Versus the Vampire Woman (1971)
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Elvira is travelling through the French countryside with her friend Genevieve, searching for the lost... (86 mins.)
Director: León Klimovsky
 
20.
Legend of the Werewolf (1975)
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A travelling circus in 19th century France adopts and showcases a feral "wolf boy", who grows into adulthood only to kill the one-man band... (85 mins.)
Director: Freddie Francis
 
21.
The Reptile (1966)
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In a Cornish village, various locals die from mysterious snake bites but the coroner rules the deaths as heart-attacks, until a family of newcomers starts an investigation. (91 mins.)
Director: John Gilling
 
22.
House of Frankenstein (1944)
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An evil scientist and his hunchbacked assistant escape from prison and encounter Dracula, the Wolf Man and Frankenstein's Monster. (71 mins.)
Director: Erle C. Kenton
 
23.
Werewolf of London (1935)
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The juice of a rare Tibetan flower is the only thing that keeps Dr. Glendon from turning into a werewolf during a full moon. (75 mins.)
Director: Stuart Walker
 
24.
The Return of the Vampire (1943)
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When an errant bomb unearths the coffin of a vampire during the London Blitz, a gravedigger unknowingly reanimates the monster by removing the stake from his heart (69 mins.)
Director: Lew Landers
 
25.
Werewolves on Wheels (1971)
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A biker gang visits a monastery where they encounter black-robed monks engaged in worshipping Satan... (85 mins.)
Director: Michel Levesque
 
26.
The Cabin in the Woods (2012)
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Five friends go for a break at a remote cabin in the woods, where they get more than they bargained for. Together, they must discover the truth behind the cabin in the woods. (95 mins.)
Director: Drew Goddard
“ It's a rather small part but the werewolf looks awesome! ” - Rick
 
27.
Bad Moon (1996)
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One man's struggle to contain the curse he hides within... and his last-ditch attempt to free himself with the love of family... (80 mins.)
Director: Eric Red
 
28.
Waxwork (1988)
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A wax museum owner uses his horror exhibits to unleash evil on the world. (95 mins.)
Director: Anthony Hickox
 
29.
Dracula (The Dirty Old Man) (1969)
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Dracula enslaves Dr. Irving Jekyll, turning him into the lycanthropic JackalMan, demanding that he lure female blood donors to his L.A. cabin retreat. (80 mins.)
Director: William Edwards
 
30.
The Beast Within (1982)
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In the beginning of the movie you see a woman getting raped by a man-creature of some sort. The movie... (98 mins.)
Director: Philippe Mora
 
31.
The Werewolf (1956)
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Two scientists come across an auto accident, and find an unconscious man in the wreck. They take him... (79 mins.)
Director: Fred F. Sears
 
32.
Werewolf Woman (1976)
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A woman has dreams that she is a werewolf so she goes out and finds men. She proceeds to have sex with... (79 mins.)
Director: R.D. Silver
 
33.
House of Dracula (1945)
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Count Dracula and the Wolf Man seek cures for their afflictions; a hunchbacked woman, a mad scientist and Frankenstein's Monster have their own troubles. (67 mins.)
Director: Erle C. Kenton
 
34.
The Beast Must Die (1974)
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Eight people have been invited to an island estate for the weekend. One of them is a werewolf. Can you guess which one? (93 mins.)
Director: Paul Annett
 
35.
Curse of the Devil (1973)
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A man whose ancestors executed a witch is turned into a werewolf by modern-day descendants of the executed witch. (73 mins.)
 
36.
The Undying Monster (1942)
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Surviving members of an aristocratic English family are threatened by a legendary monster when they venture out on chilly, foggy nights. (63 mins.)
Director: John Brahm
 
38.
Teen Wolf (1985)
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A struggling high school student discovers that his family has an unusual pedigree when he finds himself turning into a werewolf. (91 mins.)
Director: Rod Daniel
 
39.
Dr. Terror's House of Horrors (1965)
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Aboard a British train, mysterious fortune teller Dr. Schreck uses tarot cards to read the futures of five fellow passengers. (98 mins.)
Director: Freddie Francis
 
40.
Night of the Howling Beast (1975)
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Waldemar, the renowned adventurer, joins an expedition to find the Yeti in the Himalayas. While hiking the mountains... (94 mins.)
Director: M.I. Bonns
 
41.
Ginger Snaps 2: Unleashed (2004)
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Ginger's sister Brigitte, now a werewolf herself, must try to find a cure for her blood lust before the next full moon while hiding out in a rehab clinic from a relentless werewolf. (94 mins.)
Director: Brett Sullivan
 
42.
The Wolfman (2010)
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Upon his return to his ancestral homeland, an American man is bitten, and subsequently cursed by, a werewolf. (103 mins.)
Director: Joe Johnston
 
43.
Wolf (1994)
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Publisher Will Randall becomes a werewolf and has to fight to keep his job. (125 mins.)
Director: Mike Nichols
 
44.
Cat People (1982)
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A young woman's sexual awakening brings horror when she discovers her urges transform her into a monstrous black leopard. (118 mins.)
Director: Paul Schrader
 
45.
Howling II: ... Your Sister Is a Werewolf (1985)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.3/10 X  
A young man whose sister was murdered by werewolves helps an investigator track down a gang of the monsters through the United States and Europe. (91 mins.)
Director: Philippe Mora
 
46.
Big Bad Wolf (2006)
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After being attacked by a werewolf, a teenager believing it may have been his stepfather attempts to expose him. (95 mins.)
 
47.
The Mad Monster (1942)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.1/10 X  
A mad scientist changes his simple-minded handyman into a werewolf in order to prove his supposedly crazy scientific theories - and exact revenge. (77 mins.)
Director: Sam Newfield
 
48.
Night of the Werewolf (1981)
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An evil witch brings back to life the infamous Elizabeth Bathory, who was executed several hundred years previously for murdering young woman and bathing in their blood. (92 mins.)
 
49.
Scooby-Doo and the Reluctant Werewolf (1988 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Shaggy is turned into a werewolf, and it's up to Scooby, Scrappy and his girlfriend to help him win the contest. (92 mins.)
Director: Ray Patterson
 
50.
Howling III (1987)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.1/10 X  
A strange race of human-like marsupials appear suddenly in Australia, and a sociologist who studies these creatures falls in love with a female one... (94 mins.)
Director: Philippe Mora
 
51.
The Werewolf of Washington (1973)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.0/10 X  
A reporter who has had an affair with the daughter of the U.S. President is sent to Hungary. There he is bitten by a werewolf... (90 mins.)
 
52.
Werewolf (1995 Video)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 1.6/10 X  
Unscrupulous archaeologists try to take advantage of an outbreak of lycanthropy prompted by the discovery of a werewolf skeleton in the Arizona desert. (99 mins.)
Director: Tony Zarindast
 
53.
Orgy of the Dead (1965)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.7/10 X  
John and his girlfriend Shirley go in search of a cemetary in order to inspire John for writing his next horror story... (92 mins.)
Director: A.C. Stephen
 
54.
Moon of the Wolf (1972 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.0/10 X  
After several locals are viciously murdered, a Louisiana sheriff starts to suspect he may be dealing with a werewolf. (75 mins.)
Director: Daniel Petrie
 
55.
Ginger Snaps Back: The Beginning (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
Set in 19th Century Canada, Brigette and her sister Ginger take refuge in a Traders' Fort which later becomes under siege by some savage werewolves. (94 mins.)
Director: Grant Harvey
 
56.
Howling VI: The Freaks (1991 Video)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.2/10 X  
A villainous carnival owner traps a young werewolf to include in his growing menagerie of inhuman exhibits. (102 mins.)
Director: Hope Perello