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The Boy Who Cried Werewolf (1973)

PG  |   |  Horror  |  23 November 1973 (Finland)
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Little Richie Bridgestone (whose parents are divorced) goes to spend the weekend with his father at his secluded mountain cabin, and witnesses his father being attacked by 'a creature' that... See full summary »

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Cast overview:
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Robert Bridgestone
Elaine Devry ...
Sandy Bridgestone
Scott Sealey ...
Richie Bridgestone
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The Sheriff
Susan Foster ...
Jenny
Jack Lucas ...
Harry
Bob Homel ...
Brother Christopher
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Dr. Marderosian
Loretta Temple ...
Monica
David S. Cass Sr. ...
Deputy (as Dave Cass)
Harold Goodwin ...
Mr. Duncan
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First Guard
John Logan ...
Second Guard
Eric Gordon ...
Hippy 'Jesus Freak'
Paul Baxley ...
First Werewolf
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Little Richie Bridgestone (whose parents are divorced) goes to spend the weekend with his father at his secluded mountain cabin, and witnesses his father being attacked by 'a creature' that the boy recognizes as a werewolf. He spends the rest of the film trying to convince his mother, and his therapist that his father is now a werewolf. Written by John Cropper <psyber@mindspring.com>

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Possible in this day and age? Those who didn't believe... are dead! See more »

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23 November 1973 (Finland)  »

Also Known As:

A Maldição da Lua Cheia  »

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(Westrex Recording System)

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Trivia

This film was released by Universal as a double feature with Sssssss (1973), making the program one of the last double bills released by the studio. See more »

Goofs

In an early scene between Robert and his son at the cabin, the shadow of the boom mic is visible against the fireplace. See more »

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So bad it becomes good again.
14 October 1999 | by (The Netherlands,Europe) – See all my reviews

So bad it becomes good again. The acting in this one is horrible,the transformations are horrible,the make up is horrible.Actually everything is horrible.But it still is fun to watch, especially if you enjoy older horror flicks.Watch it when it airs on tv,it's not worth renting or even buying it.I'm not sure whether the producers of this flick were trying to mock werewolf movies or they were trying to make a serious movie.It looks more like a comedy then anything else.


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