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Werewolf Woman (1976)

La lupa mannara (original title)
R | | Horror | June 1977 (USA)
A woman has dreams that she is a werewolf so she goes out and finds men. She proceeds to have sex with them and then rip their throats out with her teeth. She eventually falls in love but ... See full summary »

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(as R.D. Silver)

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(as Rino DeSilvestro), (English dialogue) (as Tony La Penna) | 1 more credit »
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Annik Borel ...
Daniela Neseri
Howard Ross ...
Luca Mondini
Dagmar Lassander ...
Elena Neseri
Tino Carraro ...
Count Neseri
Elio Zamuto ...
Psychiatrist
Osvaldo Ruggieri
Andrea Scotti ...
Arrighi
Frederick Stafford ...
Inspector Modica
Felicita Fanny ...
Doctor in car
Isabella Rosa
Giuliana Giuliani
Anna Mallarini
Maria Renata Franco ...
(as Renata Franco)
Salvatore Billa ...
Rapist
Pietro Torrisi ...
Alvaro - Rapist
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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 them and then rip their throats out with her teeth. She eventually falls in love but then she is raped and her lover is murdered so she goes out for revenge. Written by Josh Pasnak <chainsaw@intouch.bc.ca>

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A true story so brutal and horrifying it was kept from the public for over a century! See more »

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Selected by Quentin Tarantino for the First Quentin Tarantino Film Fest in Austin, Texas, 1996. Tarantino had actually never seen the picture before he screened it. He loved it so much that all subsequent Quentin Tarantino Film Fests had a surprise movie added to the end of each all-nighter known as the "Wolf Woman" selection, defined as an outrageous exploitation film sure to wake the audience up. "Wolf Women" selections over the years have included The Blood Spattered Bride (1972) and Goliathon (1977). See more »

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Featured in Eurotika!: Is There a Doctor in the House? (1999) See more »

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7 March 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This is quite a graphically violent and explicit film. It's much more graphic than I expected. It's not really a werewolf movie. There are violent attacks where throats are ripped out, but it doesn't really have the supernatural element we might expect. This is a case study of a woman who has been so badly abused that she loses her sense of self and strikes out against all men. Even when things begin to go well, it's as if she has been singled out for some kind of demonic punishment. Unfortunately, many others suffer her wrath, some deserving, others not. The scenes are pretty explicit and ugly. This is one of those movies that kind of grabs you but it's more like going to an auto wreck than something desirable. It's not badly made and moves pretty well. Be forewarned, however, that it isn't for all tastes.


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