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Howling II: ... Your Sister Is a Werewolf (1985)
"Howling II: Stirba - Werewolf Bitch" (original title)

 -  Horror  -  January 1986 (USA)
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A young man whose sister was murdered by werewolves helps an investigator track down a gang of the monsters through the United States and Europe.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Stefan Crosscoe
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Jenny Templeton
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Ben White
Marsha A. Hunt ...
Mariana
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Stirba
Judd Omen ...
Vlad
Ferdy Mayne ...
Erle (as Ferdinand Mayne)
Patrick Field ...
Deacon
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Dom
Steven Bronowski ...
Moon Devil
James Crawford ...
American Priest (as James M. Crawford)
Jirí Krytinár ...
Vasile (as Jiri Krytinar)
Ladislav Krecmer ...
Father Florin
Jan Kraus ...
Tondo
Petr Skarke ...
Konstantin
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Storyline

After countless millennia of watching, waiting and stalking, the unholy creatures known as werewolves are poised to inherit the earth. After newscaster Karen White's shocking on-screen transformation and violent death, her brother Ben is approached by Stefan Crosscoe, a mysterious man who claims that Karen has, in fact, become a werewolf. But this is the least of their worries... To save mankind, Stefan and Ben must travel to Transylvania to battle and destroy Stirba, the immortal queen of all werewolves, before she is restored to her full powers! Written by MGM/UA Home Video

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Trivia

This is the only Howling sequel that directly follows the original film's events, and is also the only Howling film to feature the input of the original novelist, Gary Brandner, despite the fact that this film is not actually based on his 1979 novel, 'The Howling II'. See more »

Goofs

When Christopher Lee reads from the Book of Revelations his Bible is opened near the middle. But this book is the last book of the Bible. Visually, it probably wouldn't have looked as good if the book was opened to the end, plus balancing it in his hand with all the weight on one side would have been difficult. See more »

Quotes

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Stefan Crosscoe: For it is written: the inhabitants of the Earth have been made drunk with her blood. And I saw her sent upon a hairy beast and she held forth a golden chalice full of the filthiness of fornications. And upon her forehead was written: "Behold I am the great mother of harlots and all abominations of the Earth."
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Crazy Credits

The end credits run over what appear to be deleted scenes and alternate footage, along with the same scene of Sybil Danning ripping off her shirt, which is repeated no less than 18 times. See more »

Connections

Followed by The Marsupials: The Howling III (1987) See more »

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Howling
Written by Stephen W. Parsons (as Stephen Parsons)
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So bad, it's actually funny!!
28 August 2000 | by (New York) – See all my reviews

"The Howling" was a horror movie that had horror in it, Howling II is a horror movie that's hilarious!! It almost makes fun of itself!! Christopher Lee was so funny, he should of won an Oscar! And as for the rest of the cast, they make "Airplane" look like a drama. You'd think they picked these guys off the streets. And as for "Stirba- the Werewolf Whatever", her character was SOOOOOOOOO funny, she made the film a comedy!! I mean, "Stirba". Every time they mentioned her name I had to stop the tape and run into the next room, crying with laughter. Yes, I own this film. Of course, I bought it because I'm a collector and to pass the time by! Usually, you wouldn't find the content of this film funny, as my father found out the hard way, but it's presented in such style that... well, it's very hard to explain. Howling II is so bad, it's funny!! And that's all there is to it!!


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