Meet Scott Howard, a struggling high school student with problems. He is on a lackluster basketball team with a lame duck coach, he is having problems getting noticed by the prettiest girl in his school, Pamela Wells (who already has a boyfriend who wants to ruin Scott's life named Mick McAllister). But in the middle of it all, he feels an effects of a dog whistle and he itches everywhere and even discovers that his nails are longer and sharp. When he came home from a party, he discovers his new problem. He is a half human-wolf hybrid. He tries to keep this a secret, but during a basketball game the secret comes out and it helped Scott to turn his life around, the basketball team starts to become a contender for the state championships. He became very popular, and he was discovered by Pamela, and begin to go out with each other (despite that Pamela is still going out with Mick). However, Scott's father warns him about turning into the wolf out of anger. Scott must watch his anger as ... Written by
He always wanted to be special... but he never expected this!
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Did You Know?
Michael J. Fox
disliked this film so much, that he refused to return for the sequel. In an interview at the time, while Back to the Future
(1985) was in production, he lamented, "Steven Spielberg
's down the street making great movies and I'm playing a werewolf." See more
The line "On top of everything else, there was a full moon last night" by Scott clearly dubbed in as he turns around. See more
Do the right thing.
That's all I wanna do, Stiles. That's all I wanna do.
There is a line in the credits that says: Welcome Makenna Goodman.
Makenna is the daughter of Miles Goodman, who composed music for the film. See more
Performed by The Beach Boys
Music by Chuck Berry
Lyrics by Brian Wilson
Courtesy of CAPITOL RECORDS, INC. See more