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Cry of the Werewolf (1944)

Unrated | | Horror | 17 August 1944 (USA)
Young woman raised by gypsies is actually daughter of a werewolf. She starts killing those who know about her.

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Young woman raised by gypsies is actually daughter of a werewolf. She starts killing those who know about her.

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Your heart has never beat so fast...your blood has never run so cold...your eyes have never seen such frights! See more »

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La fille du loup-garou  »

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In order to get the wolf to snarl and gnash it's teeth for the camera, a clearly visible rubber band was placed around it's upper jaw and snout. It is most easily seen in the footage running behind the opening credits. See more »

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References Cat People (1942) See more »

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Good Werewolf Entry
8 March 2016 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

A really good werewolf entry. This film has an air of mystery that is appealing to me as well as a she-wolf. This one is about 2 years earlier than Universal's She-Wolf of London (1946) (which is also a good film).

Nina Foch is Celeste, a princess of the gypsies. Celeste was born a werewolf like her mother before her. This story is about Celeste who hunts down those that find out about her.

It's a little bit different than other werewolf films of the time era... even though there are gypsies and hunt for the werewolf. So this is not a film that is a repeat of other werewolf flicks - it is a story of it's own that is enjoyable to watch.

7/10


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