In Spain, Leon is born on Christmas day to a mute servant girl who was raped by a beggar. His mother dies giving birth and he is looked after by Don Alfredo. As a child Leon becomes a werewolf after having been taken hunting. As a young man, he works in a wine cellar and falls in love with the owner's daughter Cristina. One full moon, he again turns into a werewolf and terrifies the town. Written by
EVEN THOSE WHO LOVED HIM WERE NOT SAFE! (original print ad - all caps)
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Did You Know?
The interiors of the inn where Leon is staying is the same interior from Dracula's castle in the Horror of Dracula. You can notice the same pillars. The basement he runs into is also the same vault where Dracula kept his coffin. See more
During the opening credits, which features a very tight close-up of the werewolf's eyes, the edges of the contact lenses can be clearly seen. See more