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Wolfman (1979)

PG  |   |  Horror  |  21 September 1979 (USA)
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A man finds out that his family has a werewolf curse put apon them.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Earl Owensby ...
Colin Glasgow
Kristina Reynolds ...
Lynn Harris Randolph
Sid Rancer ...
Dr. George Tate
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Reverend Leonard (as Edward Grady)
Richard Dedmon ...
Clement Glasgow
Maggie Lauterer ...
Elizabeth Glasgow
Brownlee Davis ...
Sheriff
Helene Tryon ...
Grandmother Glasgow
Julian Morton ...
Edwin Glasgow
Al Meyers ...
Attorney Ewan Rowe
Victor Smith ...
Luther
Mike Allen ...
Deputy in Derby
Charles Reynolds ...
Coroner White
Mike Putnam ...
Farmhouse Victim
Dick Rice ...
Innkeeper
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After the death of his Father, Colin Glasgow (Earl Owensby) finds out that his Father and Grandfather were cursed and that they were Werewolves. And now Colin discovers that he also has the curse and he is a werewolf too and he must stop a Satanic Reverend who put the curse on him and his family. Written by Dylan Conner

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Worst acting in film history
23 June 2003 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

For me to take the time to write something on this site I have to be pretty motivated. Unfortunately, in this case, it is because I have never seen a movie quite this bad (and I have suffered through losers like Mountaintop Motel Massacre). Usually it is the script and direction that make a movie this bad. And don't get me wrong -- those qualify in this case as well. But I have truly never seen acting as bad as in this movie -- I have seen better performances in grade school plays. Earl Owensby is laughably bad -- he is the worst in a cast that is comprised of truly terrible actors. The only positive thing I will say about this experience is that it is so bad it is almost worth renting with some friends for an unintentional comedy.


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