A teenager (Adam Arkin) becomes a werewolf after a family vacation in Transylvania.

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Jane
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Dad - Col. William P. Walker
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Ricky
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Flynn
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Miss Montgomery
Louis Nye ...
Reverend
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Cabbie-Busdriver
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Eddie (as Jm. Bullock)
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The Coach - Principal Cleveland
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Dr. Brand
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The Silversmith
Tom Clancy ...
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A teenager (Adam Arkin) becomes a werewolf after a family vacation in Transylvania.

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He's today's teenage werewolf... only the rules have changed!

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Comedy | Horror | Fantasy

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9 October 1981 (USA)  »

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A Transylvanian Werewolf In America  »

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Trivia

Larry Cohen performed a number of roles on this picture. Cohen was the writer, the producer and the director. See more »

Goofs

When the kid is visiting his fathers grave at the cemetery the head stones side changes from a rough rocky surface to a smooth sharply cut one. It changes from a real head stone to a fake one when the father's name is shown. See more »

Quotes

Dad - Col. William P. Walker: [preparing to have sex with two Romanian women] Alright, lovelies, let's see what communist infiltration is all about.
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Connections

Referenced in Adjust Your Tracking (2013) See more »

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Tony, My Pet
by Robin Batteau, David Buskin and Janelle Webb (as Janelle Webb Cohen)
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Sloppy but good-natured.
17 May 2003 | by See all my reviews

This horror spoof contains enough corny jokes to last you a lifetime, but is generally harmless and even has a certain schlocky charm. Produced on an obviously low budget and sloppily directed by Larry Cohen, it tries to do for werewolf flicks what "Airplane!" had done for disaster epics the previous year, but it's just too "unpolished" to succeed. (**)


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